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Counseling Department Curriculum

Counseling Department Curriculum

9th grade:  Transition/Identify the Plan

Articulation with feeder schools and course selection and placement

Classroom Curriculum:

               Transition to high school

               Getting connected/Balance/Time Management

               Learning styles quiz

               Study skill techniques

               Naviance:

                              Four year plan (graduation and college requirements)

                              Cluster Finder Interest Inventory

                              Explore survey        

 

               Course selection for 10th grade

Individual meetings as needed for:

               Social/emotional support

               Academically at-risk

Parent Night:  Transition and Support

 

10th grade:  Explore the Plan

Classroom Curriculum:

               Graduation and college eligibility requirements

               Post-high school options

               Community college, California State University and University of California requirements

               Naviance:

                              Explore survey

                              Do What You Are inventory

 

               Course selection for the 11th grade

Individual meetings as needed for:

               Social/emotional support

               Academically at-risk

Parent Night:  Post high school options, including graduation and college eligibility

 

11th grade:  Research and Develop the Plan

Classroom Curriculum:

               Post-high school options

               Graduation and college eligibility

               College entrance exams

               Naviance:

                              Explore survey

                              Game plan activity

                              College search and scatter ram data review

                              Develop “Colleges I’m Thinking About” list

                              Web resources

               Course selection for the 12th grade

Individual meetings with every junior to help develop their plan and support their research with specific tools.

Individual meetings as needed for:

               Social/emotional support

               Academically at-risk

Parent Night:  Support families students in their research through a discussion on the best fit and applying broadly using data and other factors as the lens

 

12th grade:  Execute the Plan

Classroom Curriculum 

               Overview of all post-high school options

               Overview of the college application process

               Scholarship information

College Application Workshop for Students

               Community College

               CSU and UC

               Private Colleges

               Personal statement/insight questions

Naviance

               College match and scattergrams

              Senior survey

              Edocs feature

              Explore survey

 

Individual meetings with every senior for graduation review and post  high school planning including their college list and applications.

 

Individual meetings as needed for:

               Social/emotional support

               Academically at-risk

 

College representative visits

SMUHSD Financial Aid Night

SMUHSD College Fair

Parent Night:  Post High School Options and the College Application Process, Transition to Life After High School