Junior Checklist

(845) 687-2400  Ext. 4214   www.rondout.k12.ny.us     CEEB:  332-680

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SEPTEMBER: 

_____Register for the October PSAT by Sept. 15th.   Sign up in the Counseling Office, $15.00.               

_____ SAT and/or ACT registration.  Take both and choose the better of the two for your college applications for next fall.  Register now at www.collegeboard.com  and  www.actstudent.org  and visit often for test prep.  November and May SAT and the April ACT exams are given at Rondout.  Selective colleges will require two or three SAT subject tests or the ACT.

_____Attend College Night and begin the college search process.

_____Attend college visitations.  Sign up in the Counseling Office.

_____Consider taking the October ASVAB.  It is a good career assessment tool.

OCTOBER: 

_____Take the PSAT (third Saturday at 7:45 AM in the HS café.)

_____Complete the Junior Interview credit check with your counselor.

_____Attend College Fairs:  Marist College, Kingston, Pine Bush, etc. 

NOVEMBER: 

_____The SAT is on the first Saturday in November at 7:45 AM in the HS. 

_____Utilize the Choices program to explore careers.  See your counselor.

 

JANUARY: 

_____Attend the Financial Aid & Scholarship Night 5:00 PM in the HS Library

_____Continue your college search.  Go onto the college search program CHOICES  in the computer lab.  Visit college campuses.  Utilize college search engines: collegeboard.com,  actstudent.org, Choices, etc.   Visit college websites.   Narrow  choices. 

FEBRUARY: 

_____Schedule for your senior year.  Consider New Visions, WISE, Early Admissions, etc.

 

MARCH: 

_____Complete New Visions applications.

           Register for the May SAT, if you haven’t already, by March 15th.  

APRIL:

_____Take the ACT the first Saturday in April at 7:45 AM in the HS Gym.  (Register in January!)

_____Hand the completed Senior Dismissal Form in to your school counselor.

_____Complete the application for Early Admissions to SUNY Ulster.  These are due June 1st.

          An information night will be held in April for all early admissions students and their parents.

MAY:

_____Take the SAT the first Saturday in May at 7:45 AM in the HS Gym.  (Register in January!)      

_____Decide on three to five schools to apply to in the fall.      

JUNE

_____June 1st – Early Admissions Applications for UCCC are due.   No exceptions.

JULY

_____July 1st Use www.commonapp.org and college websites to begin college applications.

 

(845)687-2400  Ext.  4214       www.rondout.k12.ny.us       CEEB:  332-680