Celebration High School

Counselor NEWSLETTER

February 2020

If you don't mind to take a few moments to share the information in this newsletter with students during 4th period each week we would really appreciate it! It will also be sent out via REMIND, posted on the Celebration High School Facebook page and on the Celebration High School website under the guidance tab.

Guidance Classroom Lessons

11th Grade Credit Checks & Scheduling

Monday, Feb. 3rd, 7am to Friday, Feb. 7th, 2pm

Silver Lab

Please refer to email sent by Mrs. Hernandez on January 6, 2020 to confirm time and place of your classrooms lesson.

10th Grade Credit Checks & Scheduling

Monday, Feb. 10th, 7am to Friday, Feb. 14th, 2pm

Silver Lab

Please refer to email sent by Mrs. Ritter on December 20, 2019 to confirm time and place of your classrooms lesson.

9th Grade Credit Checks & Scheduling

Wednesday, Feb. 19th, 7am-2pm

Silver Lab

Please refer to email sent by Ms. Lee on January 6, 2020 to confirm time and place of your classrooms lesson.

Best Kept Self

Big picture

National Random Acts of Kindness Day

February 17, 2020
Random Acts Of Kindness Day

Seniors

FAFSA

12th grade students and parents need to create their FAFSA ID's and begin filling out their applications. Please visit the following link to complete the application --

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa

Bright Futures

The Bright Futures Scholarship application is OPEN! Please visit the following link to complete the application --

https://www.floridastudentfinancialaidsg.org/SAPHome/SAPHome?url=home

Need a Letter of Recommendation?

Make sure your counselor and teachers are available to write you a letter of recommendation if you need one. Don't assume that they know you need one written and make sure to bring in a detailed resume.

Deadlines

Please be mindful of COLLEGE APPLICATION AND SCHOLARSHIP deadlines as they are approaching fast!

Naviance

Seniors -- Check your Naviance!

IF you are using Common App make sure that you match it to your Naviance.

Specify if you are applying to the college via Common App OR Direct to Institution.

The college you are applying to needs to be added to your "applying to" list and hit "request transcript".

Sophomores and Juniors

Dual Enrollment

The application for Fall 2020 Dual Enrollment closes on March 2, 2020

Things to Remember

Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment Application is open for Fall 2020 admissions

Surge

Check your grades and make sure you are participating in SURGE.

February 8th

Next ACT Test Date

February 17th

3rd 9 Weeks Progress Reports

March 14th

Next SAT Test Date (Register by February 14th for Regular Deadline)

Out of School Days

Rodeo Day - NO School

February 21, 2020

___________________________________________________________________________________________

January 2020

Happy New Year!

If you don't mind to take a few moments to share the information in this newsletter with students during 4th period each week we would really appreciate it! It will also be sent out via REMIND, posted on the Celebration High School Facebook page and on the Celebration High School website under the guidance tab.

Guidance Classroom Lessons

12th Grade Credit Check

Tuesday, Jan. 21st, 7am

Blue Lab

Please refer to email sent by Mrs. Sanchez on December 20, 2019 to confirm time and place of your classrooms lesson.

12th Grade Credit Check

Thursday, Jan. 23rd, 7am

Blue Lab

Please refer to email sent by Mrs. Sanchez on December 20, 2019 to confirm time and place of your classrooms lesson.

12th Grade Credit Check

Tuesday, Jan. 28th, 7am

Blue Lab

Please refer to email sent by Mrs. Sanchez on December 20, 2019 to confirm time and place of your classrooms lesson.

12th Grade Credit Check

Friday, Jan. 31st, 7am

Blue Lab

Please refer to email sent by Mrs. Sanchez on December 20, 2019 to confirm time and place of your classrooms lesson.

Seniors

Valencia Field Trip

Friday, Jan. 24th, 10am

1800 Denn John Lane

Kissimmee, FL

Students who have signed up to attend the Valencia field trip will be leaving CHS at 10 am and returning to campus by 1 pm.

FAFSA

12th grade students and parents need to create their FAFSA ID's and begin filling out their applications. Please visit the following link to complete the application --

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa

CLICK for FAFSA HELP

Students and parents can set up 45 minute appointments with FAFSA experts here at CHS every Wednesday. Please click the tab above to make an appointment.

Bright Futures Scholarship

The Bright Futures Scholarship application is OPEN! Please visit the following link to complete the application --

https://www.floridastudentfinancialaidsg.org/SAPHome/SAPHome?url=home

Education Foundation Scholarship

The Education Foundation Scholarship is open! The deadline to apply is JANUARY 31ST. Please visit the following link to complete the application --

https://www.foundationosceola.org/p/10/scholarships#.XbwaX-hKiUl

DEADLINES

Please be mindful of COLLEGE APPLICATION AND SCHOLARSHIP deadlines as they are approaching fast!

Need a Letter of Recommendation?

Make sure your counselor and teachers are available to write you a letter of recommendation if you need one. Don't assume that they know you need one written and make sure to bring in a detailed resume.

Naviance

Seniors -- Check your Naviance!

IF you are using Common App make sure that you match it to your Naviance.

Specify if you are applying to the college via Common App OR Direct to Institution.

The college you are applying to needs to be added to your "applying to" list and hit "request transcript".

Best Kept Self

If You're Worried About The Future - WATCH THIS | by Jay Shetty

Things to Remember

1st Day Back for Students

January 7th -- 1st day of grading period begins

SURGE

Check your grades and make sure you are participating in SURGE.

Course Selection

Course Selection sheets will be given out SOON. Please begin thinking about elective courses you would like to request for next year.

January 27th

2nd 9 weeks Report Cards

January 31st

Education Foundation Scholarship DEADLINE

It's not too late to turn things around!

Big picture

Out of School Days

Martin Luther King JR Day

January 20th

__________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

2019

Happy December!


If you don't mind to take a few moments to share the information in this newsletter with students during 4th period each week we would really appreciate it! It will also be sent out via REMIND, posted on the Celebration High School Facebook page and on the Celebration High School website under the guidance tab.

Guidance Classroom Lessons

11th Grade Naviance Lessons

Monday, Dec. 2nd 2019 at 7am

Media Center

Please refer to email sent on 11/19/19 from Mrs. Sanchez to verify place and time of your classrooms Naviance lesson.

11th Grade Naviance Lessons

Thursday, Dec. 5th 2019 at 7am

Media Center

Please refer to email sent on 11/19/19 from Mrs. Sanchez to verify place and time of your classrooms Naviance lesson.

Seniors

FAFSA

12th grade students and parents need to create their FAFSA ID's and begin filling out their applications. Please visit the following link to complete the application --

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/fafsa

CLICK for FAFSA HELP

Students and parents can set up 45 minute appointments with FAFSA experts here at CHS every Wednesday. Please click the tab above to make an appointment.

Bright Futures Scholarship

The Bright Futures Scholarship application is OPEN! Please visit the following link to complete the application --

https://www.floridastudentfinancialaidsg.org/SAPHome/SAPHome?url=home

Education Foundation

The Education Foundation Scholarship is open! The deadline to apply is JANUARY 31ST. Please visit the following link to complete the application --

https://www.foundationosceola.org/p/10/scholarships#.XbwaX-hKiUl

APPLICATION DEADLINES

Please be mindful of college application deadlines as they are approaching fast!

Need a Letter of Recommendation?

Make sure your counselor and teachers are available to write you a letter of recommendation if you need one. Don't assume that they know you need one written and make sure to bring in a detailed resume.

Naviance

Seniors -- Check your Naviance!

IF you are using Common App make sure that you match it to your Naviance.

Specify if you are applying to the college via Common App OR Direct to Institution.

The college you are applying to needs to be added to your "applying to" list and hit "request transcript".

Things to Remember

SURGE

Check your grades and make sure you are participating in SURGE.

End of 2nd Grading Period

December 20th

Best Kept Self

Big picture

Out of School Days

Winter Break

December 23rd - January 6th
Big picture