Avondale Academy Counseling 411

3rd Quarter Edition

Calendar of Upcoming Events

April 12 PSAT9. PSAT10, SAT testing. ½ day 12:15ish bus

April 13 WorkKeys 11th only, ½ day 10:30ish bus

April 18 Pinwheels for Prevention Presentation

April 19 M-STEP Science ( 3rd hour)

April 21 M-STEP Social Studies ( 3rd hour)

April 22 M-STEP Make-up

April 26 SAT Make-up

April 27 WorkKeys Make-up

May 2 Decision Day Activities

May 6 Cap & Gown money due

May 10 FAFSA Workshop for 11th graders (3rd hour)

May 11 Financial Literacy Presentation 12th grade 2nd hour

May 13 PD Day, Prom 7-10pm River Crest of Rochester Hills

May 24-25 Senior Exams

May 27 Senior Breakfast/ Graduation Rehearsal @ 8am – Avondale Academy

June 1 Graduation @ 7pm Avondale High School

June 15 Finals ½ day

June 16 Finals ½ day

May 17 Finals ½ day. Last day of school

Trip to Oakland University on 3-17-16

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National College Fair 3-21-16 in Novi

Summer School Forms available

Summer School registration is now open. The first day of summer school is June 20, 2016.

Classes are held from 8am-12pm and last until July 29, 2016. If you are thinking about summer school please contact me to see what classes would be best for your student.

janette.mow@avondale.k12.mi.us or 248-537-6615. Forms are available in counseling office or at Avondale High School website.

Junior/Senior Prom

Prom will be held on Friday May 13th at River Crest Hall in Rochester Hills from 7-10m. Dinner will be included and we plan on having a DJ and other fun activities. Juniors and seniors are busy fundraising to make this event very special this year.


The next couple of months are very important. Students must complete all their Michigan Merit Curriculum and Avondale Academy requirements by the last day of school MAY 25 in order to participate in our Commencement ceremony. Student should already have handed in their order forms and the money is due May 6. Please see Mrs. Trager if you have questions.

Decision Day Activities - May 2nd

We are in the process of planning some special activities for Decision Day 2016. The goal of College Decision Day is to recognize high school seniors for their postsecondary educational plans and encourage younger students and families to prepare early for postsecondary education. Please plan on joining us for the fun! More info will be coming your way soon.

Pinwheels for Prevention - April 18, 2016

The Avondale Academy, in partnership with Avondale Youth Assistance, Avondale Middle School and the Avondale SKILL Program will be planting a pinwheel garden on Monday April 18, 2016 to bring awareness to child abuse.

AA and AMS Student Leadership and SKILLS will plant 800 Pinwheels

1:00pm will be a Presentation, banner unveiling, and guest speakers