WELCOME TO THE GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT
(732) 222-9300 - Phone
(732) 222-9029 - Fax
Director - Jonathan Warner
Guidance Secretary/Registrar - Claudia Novellino, ext. 2150
Guidance Secretary/CST Secretary/Techology Secretary - Tracey Siegler, ext. 2000
CounselorsKathleen Moretti, ext. 2110Katherine Saxton, ext. 2140Maura O'Connor, ext. 2130Carolyn Egan, School Psychologist - ext. 2230Christine Critelli, Learning Disabilities Teacher Consultant - ext. 2250Lori Engelken, School Social Worker - ext. 2260
Construction Industry Career Day
May 29, 2018 4-8pm
May 30, 2018 8am-1pm
Location: NJ Convention & Expo Center, Edison NJ
For more information, visit www.cicdnj.org
Attention Seniors applying to Brookdale Community College
The Brookdale Community College Foundational Skills Committee will host a "First Semester Placement Information Session" for all high school seniors (and their parents) who will attend Brookdale in Fall 2018. This session is scheduled for Wednesday, February 7, 2018 6:30pm-8:00pm, at Brookdale Community College, Warner Student Life Center. (Snow Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018).
The Brookdale Accuplacer test will be held at Shore Regional High School Tuesday, March 27, 2017 beginning at 8:00am. We have 30 seats available and it is on a first come, first serve basis. Your Brookdale Community College application must be completed in order for you to test. Any questions, please email Mrs. Saxton at email@example.com
You can practice for Accuplacer by visiting this site: Prepare for Accuplacer
SAT or ACT Waiver
If you have taken the SAT or ACT test within the past three years, your scores may qualify you to waive or only take part of the test.
SAT (as of 03/01/2016):
- SAT Math – score 530 or higher will waive both Computation and Algebra tests.
- Evidence Based Reading and Writing (ERW) – score of a 480 or higher will waive both the Reading Comprehension and Sentence Skills tests.
(as of 9/01/07-2/29/2016):
- Critical Reading – score of 540 or higher will waive both the Sentence Skills and Reading Comprehension tests.
- Quantitative – score of 530 or higher will waive both the Computation and Elementary Algebra tests.
- Reading – score of a 23 or higher will waive the Reading Comprehension portion of the test.
- Math – score of a 22 or higher will waive both the Computation and Elementary Algebra portions of the test.
- OLD ACT Writing – score of a 23 or higher will waive the Sentence Skills portion of the test.
- NEW ACT Writing (As of the Sept 2016 Adminstration) – score of 8 will waive the Sentence Skills section of the test.
NACAC NATIONAL COLLEGE FAIR
The path to the pefect college begins with college fairs! Free and open to the public, NACAC fairs connect you to hundreds of colleges and universities in one location.
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
April 22, 2018
11:00am - 4:00pm
Learn more and register at www.nacacfairs.org/new-york
Important Information for MCVSD Shared Time Programs:Applications are available on-line at MCVSD.org starting January 19, 2018. Applications will be accepted through March 30, 2018.Applications will be found here: http://www.ctemc.org/sha
red-time-policy.htmlOPEN HOUSE DATES
TUESDAY FEBRUARY 13, 2018: NEPTUNE ANNEX (6PM)
*HEALTH CAREERS CLUSTER (NURSING, PATIENT CARE, CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT)
TUESDAY FEBRUARY 13, 2018: CULINARY EDUCATION CENTER (7PM)
WEDNESDAY FEBRUARY 21, 2018: FESTO DIDACTIC INC., EATONTOWN (6PM)
THURSDAY FEBRUARY 22, 2018: HAZLET CAMPUS (6PM)
AUTO MECHANICS, CARPENTRY, COSMETOLOGY, DENTAL ASSISTANTThis information can also be found on line at: http://www.ctemc.org/shar
edTime/shared-time-overview.ht ml Please share this link with your students and parents.I have attached a flyer listing the culinary open house dates, please post or distribute.Please contact myself, or any shared time counselor, for more information about a program or a tour.
Many colleges and universities give priority consideration and award packages to students who complete their FAFSA by January 31. HESAA and NJASFAA would like you to remind your senior class that the FAFSA should be completed as soon as possible. Although many of your students may have already completed the FAFSA, others still have not. Processing can take several weeks. The earlier your seniors apply, the earlier they can make informed decisions about their college selection. You can fill out the FAFSA as early as October 1.
Please direct your seniors and their families to our website pages at www.HESAA.org and www.NJFAFSADays.org .There, they will find a YouTube video on how to file the FAFSA, information on how to create an FSAid (Federal Student Aid ID) and the 8 Steps to Apply for Federal & State Student Aid. Also featured online is a helpful PDF file provided in both English and Spanish. Feel free to print and distribute these flyers to your seniors as appropriate.
If you have any questions, please contact Sharon Austin at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-588-3300, ext. 1402.
Monmouth County Sheriff's OfficeSheriff Youth WeekJuly 9 - 13, 20187:45 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. dailyATTENTION GRADES 9-12The Sheriff Youth Week program offers a unique opportunity for young people to explore interests in law enforcement through policy academy-style training, physical fitness and instructional sessions.Sheriff Youth Week is being held July 9-13, 2018 from 7:45am-4:00pm daily. Please come see Mrs. Novellino in Guidance if you would like more information and an application or visit www.monmouthsheriff.org, click on community programs and click on Sheriff Youth Week.
SAT - to register visit www.collegeboard.org
2017-18 SAT Dates - Deadlines expire at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time, U.S.
2017-2018 SAT Administration Dates and Deadlines
Late Registration with Fee
August 26, 2017
July 28, 2017
August 15, 2017
October 7, 2017
September 8, 2017
September 27, 2017
November 4, 2017
October 5, 2017
October 25, 2017
December 2, 2017
November 2, 2017
November 21, 2017
March 10, 2018
February 9, 2018
February 28, 2018
May 5, 2018
April 6, 2018
April 25, 2018
June 2, 2018
May 3, 2018
May 23, 2018
ACT - to register visit www.actstudent.org
2017-2018 Test Dates (National)
(Late Fee Required)
September 9, 2017
August 4, 2017
August 5-18, 2017
October 28, 2017
September 22, 2017
September 23-October 6, 2017
December 9, 2017
November 3, 2017
November 4-17, 2017
February 10, 2018*
January 12, 2018
January 13-19, 2018
April 14, 2018
March 9, 2018
March 10-23, 2018
June 9, 2018
May 4, 2018
May 5-18, 2018
July 14, 2018*
June 15, 2018
June 16-22, 2018
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