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People who can help you!

Mrs. Jackie Valdez (A-K) (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3113

Mr. Steve Nares (L-Z) (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3127

People who can help you!

Cindy Edwards (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3141

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College Speakers Scholarships PSAT/SAT/ACT Information Naviance Career & College System  Available during school hours

People who can help you!

Mr. Dave Linzey (925) 682-7474

People who can help you!

Mr. Miguel Romo-Student Services (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3103

Mr. Neil McChestney-Admin. Services (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3106

People who can help you!

Mr. Dylan Perreira-Curriculum (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3142

Mrs. Pat Middendorf -Operations (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3102

People who can help you!

Dr. Patrick Gaffney-Discipline (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3142

Mr.Greg Fister-Dean of Students (925) 682-7474 ext. 4728

People who can help you!

Mrs. Maribel Herrera-Guidance Tech. (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3139

Mrs. Helen Bendoyro-Registrar (925) 682-7474 Ext. 3109

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Ms.Katelyn James (925) 682-7474 ext. 3138

Mrs. Laurie Arbour (925) 682-7474Ext. 3179

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Mrs. Amber Lineweaver (925) 682-7474 ext.3116

Mrs. Christine Reimer (925) 682-7474 ext.2659

– Before school – During brunch – During lunch – After school *Please wait in the student lounge for your name to be called out.

 Write First/Last Name  Reason you need 2 be seen Students are welcome to email their Academic Counselors, or leave phone messages as well.

Graduation Requirements To graduate from students must:

1. Complete 230 semester credits in the specific subject areas. (Each semester class is worth 5 credits and students are enrolled in 30 credits of coursework each semester).

Pass and complete Algebra I 3. Pass the CA High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) ďƒ˜

English portion (passing score 350+) ďƒ˜ Math portion (passing score 350+)

*Students will take the CAHSEE for the first time in the Spring of their 10th grade year.

 English 40 credits  World History (10th) 10 credits  U. S. History (11th) 10 credits  Government (12th) 05 credits  Economics (12th) 05 credits  Life & Physical Science 30 credits  Mathematics 30 credits  Physical Education 20 credits  Foreign Language 10 credits  Fine Arts 10 credits  Electives 60 credits --------------------------------------------------------Total 230 credits

 CAHSEE Exam (Math/English)

 Communicate w/your teachers!!!  Attend their tutoring times (before school, lunch or after school) Thursdays Tutoring!!! (2:21-3pm) Study! (Friend/Group/Library) Actively check your online status on power school !

Coming Next Year!!!

Become Part of CVCHS  Be ACTIVE on campus – Clubs – Athletics – Programs  Band, Choir, Drama  Leadership, Link Crew (11th/12th )  Peer Tutor

– Community Service – Meet new people – Make it home

Why Study Beyond High School?

…  Meet new people  Study abroad/explore new places  Learn about interesting career fields/options  Advancement/Salary Increase/Stability  Learn about cutting edge research  Grow and Discover

 Become more Independent!!!!!

Naviance  Four year plans Courses you will take 9th-12th

Interest inventory/career assessments Life After high School (options)

College admissions information Be better prepared

Track your high school progress College Search Rigor of course study  Regional Occupational Centers and Programs (CET)  Apprenticeships  Private Vocational/Technical Schools  The U.S. Military  Americorps  California Conservation Corps  Job Corps  Community College  Four-Year University  Private Schools

University of California Campuses

CSU Campuses

Independent Colleges (Private Schools)

Academy of Art University, San Francisco Alliant International University, San Diego Allied American University, Laguna Hills (Online) American Heritage University of Southern California, San Bernardino, California American Jewish University, Los Angeles American Sports University, San Bernardino Anaheim University, Anaheim (Online) Antioch University, Culver City Apollos University, Huntington Beach (Online) Argosy University, Alameda Art Center College of Design, Pasadena The Art Institute of California - San Francisco, San Francisco Azusa Pacific University, Azusa Berean Bible College, Poway Biola University, La Mirada Brandman University, Irvine Brooks Institute, Santa Barbara California Baptist University, Riverside California Coast University, Santa Ana California College of the Arts, San Francisco California College San Diego (CCSD), San Diego California Desert Trial Academy College of Law, Indio[1] California Institute of the Arts, Valencia California Institutef Integral Studies, San Francisco California Institute of Technology, Pasadena California InterContinental University, Diamond Bar (Online) International Technological University, San Jose, California California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks California Miramar University (formerly Pacific Western University), San Diego California National University, Northridge California Pacific University, Escondido California South Bay University, Sunnyvale California Southern Law School, Riverside California Southern University, Santa Ana (online) California Takshila University, Santa Clara California University of Management and Technology, San Jose

California University of Management and Sciences, Anaheim[2] Capital Bible College, Sacramento CapStone University, Pasadena (online) Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley Campus, Mountain View Chapman University, Orange Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles Claremont Colleges, Claremont Claremont McKenna College Harvey Mudd College Pitzer College Pomona College Scripps College Claremont Graduate University Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences Cogswell College, Sunnyvale Columbia College Hollywood, Tarzana Concordia University Irvine, Irvine Culinary Institute of America at Greystone, St. Helena Dominican University of California, San Rafael Design Institute of San Diego[3] Epic Bible College (formerly Trinity Life Bible College), Sacramento Fresno Pacific University, Fresno Fuller Theological Seminary, Pasadena Golden Gate University, San Francisco Herguan University, Sunnyvale Holy Names University, Oakland Hope International University, Fullerton Hult International Business School, San Francisco Humphreys College, Stockton ICDC College, Culver City Imago Dei College, Oak Glen John F. Kennedy University, Pleasant Hill John Paul the Great Catholic University, San Diego Laguna College of Art and Design, Laguna Beach La Sierra University, Riverside Life Pacific College, San Dimas Lincoln University, Oakland Loma Linda University, Loma Linda

UC/CSU College Entrance Requirements A- G Requirements COURSES

Minimum Requirements of College Preparatory classes

A. History/Social Science

2 years: World History, U.S. History/Government

B. English

4 years: College Prep English

C. Math

3 Years of college prep math. 4 years is highly recommended. Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra II

D. Laboratory Science

2 years of lab science. 3 years of lab science is recommended: Biology, Chemistry, Physics

E. Language other than English

2 years same language*; 3 years is recommended. * Students with competency in a language other than English may qualify for an exemption.

F.Visual/Performing Arts 1 year of college prep course from Art, Music, or Theater. G. College Preparatory Elective

1 year of college prep electives

Test Requirements


High School Requirements College Entrance Requirements Grades (C’s or higher)  Repeat policy

Math (Algebra II or higher) Foreign Language (at least two years of the same language) Visual Performing Arts (Fine Arts)- 1 year! Tests- SAT/ ACT  Become College Ready!!!!!

PSAT    

Preliminary SAT (Practice) Will prepare you for the SAT Register next year! (10th/11th) Test Administered month of October ONLY

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WHAT IS CAREER AND/OR TECHNICAL EDUCATION?  Career and technical education prepares both youth and adults for a wide range of careers.  These careers may require varying levels of education – from high school and postsecondary certificates to two- and four-year college degrees. To find out how you can pursue your passion, check out

Vocational/Trade Schools

Nearly one-third of the fastest growing occupations will require an associate degree or a postsecondary vocational certificate.

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Are you READY!!!!!!!  Get involved – Activities, clubs, sports, community

 Get Good Grades  Be proactive – tutoring, talk to teachers, come to school and ask for HELP!

 Explore college/major/career searches –

 Dream BIG and Plan for tomorrow

Freshman Guidance Presentation  
Freshman Guidance Presentation