Counseling Office News – December 7, 2018

LEADERSHIP SEMINAR FOR SOPHOMORES Hugh O’ Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) is an organization dedicated to “training and nurturing the young leaders of tomorrow.” Its mission is to provide lifelong leadership development opportunities that empower youth to achieve their highest potential and gain knowledge of leadership skills. Each year, selected sophomore students from across the state …

Counseling Office News – November 30, 2019

JUNIOR PARENTS – Please join the CCHS School and College Counselors on Friday, December 7th, at 8:30 a.m., for an informal “Coffee with Counselors” in the Lecture Hall. Information will be provided about the transition process for all junior students to their college counselors at second semester, as well as the timeline for college readiness …

Counseling Office News – November 16, 2018

A MESSAGE FROM THE COLLEGE BOARD – Phone scam alert! The College Board will never call families to sell test prep products, discuss scholarships or financial aid applications, or request personal information. Please read more about their security policy here. A MESSAGE FROM UCSB – This month, current UCSB students will be on the How to Apply …

Counseling Office News – November 9, 2018

FEDERAL STUDENT AID – The 2019-2020 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) form opened on October 1, 2018. Students should complete the FAFSA form as soon as possible to maximize the amount of financial aid they may receive. The 2019-2020 FAFSA form requires 2017 income and tax information. The FAFSA uses an IRS Data Retrieval Tool to transfer …

Counseling Office News – November 2, 2018

Francis Parker School is hosting a Spanish College Workshop, “Nuestro Camino a la Universidad,” on Saturday, November 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 am. The workshop is free and open to the San Diego community. It is geared toward 9th-12th grade parents and students. The guest speaker is Amparo Silva from Syracuse University. Aprenda como ayudar a su …

Counseling Office News – October 26, 2018

Francis Parker School is hosting a Spanish College Workshop, “Nuestro Camino a la Universidad,” on Saturday, November 3 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:30 am. The workshop is free and open to the San Diego community. It is geared toward 9th-12th grade parents and students. The guest speaker is Amparo Silva from Syracuse University. Aprenda como ayudar a …

Counseling Office News – October 20, 2018

Our CCHS Counseling and Mission & Ministry teams are partnering to host our annual Red Ribbon Week October 23-26. Red Ribbon Week is a nationwide drug awareness and prevention program.  Our goal is educate our students on the dangers of drugs and alcohol while promoting safe and healthy alternative choices. Tuesday, October 23 – “Your Future …

Counseling Office News – October 12, 2018

The 2018 CCHS College Fair is just one week away! We have approximately 175 colleges and universities from the U.S. and abroad that will be in attendance. Click here to see the list. Students – have you registered to attend yet? It’s easy and it’s free! Click here to sign up now. By doing so, you will get a …

Counseling Office News – October 5, 2018

PSAT Day – On Wednesday, October 10, 2018, CCHS will host the PSAT 8/9 for all students in grade 9 and the PSAT/NMSQT for all students in grades 10-11. Students in grade 12 do not have school on October 10, 2018. All tests will begin promptly at 8:00 a.m. Students who arrive after the timed test begins will not be able to …

Counseling Office News – September 28, 2018

ALL SCHOOL – On Wednesday, October 10, 2018, CCHS will host the PSAT 8/9 for all students in grade 9 and the PSAT/NMSQT for all students in grades 10-11. Students in grade 12 do not have school on October 10, 2018.  All tests will begin promptly at 8:00 a.m.  Students who arrive after the timed test begins will …