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LBUSD College and Career Center Pinterest Page

Search the LBUSD's College and Career Center Pinterest account to find the right fit for you after high school.  Create a free Pinterest account at http://pinterest.com (if you don't already have one).  Then you will be able to learn more about specific areas by going to http://pinterest.com/ afterhighschool/boards to view any of the following College and Career Center boards:

  • College-Bound Student-Athletes
  • Career Exploration
  • Career Assessments and College Major Search Tools
  • Future Visual and Performing Arts Majors
  • Post-Secondary Resources for Student with Special Needs
  • Volunteering - Pay It Forward
  • Test Preparation and Testing Options
  • Applying for College Admission
  • College Preparation Blogs
  • College Search Tools
  • More About College
  • Scholarships and Other Financial Aid Resources
  • Virtual Campus Visits and Chats
  • Tips from College Insiders

Work Permit Applications are Available in the Front Office During the Summer

When getting a Work Permit for the first time, you will need to pick up a Work Permit application in the Front Office, fill out the "For Minor to Complete" Section, your new boss will fill out the "For Employer to Complete" Section, and your parent or guardian will fill out the "For Parent to Complete" Section.  Remember to have your Social Security card (or a copy of the card) with you when you bring your completed Work Permit application back to the Front Office so that your Work Permit can be issued.  Remember that you do not need a Work Permit application until after you get hired.

Find a College that is the Perfect Fit

BigFuture is a free website with a step-by-step approach that helps with the college planning process for students and families.  You can find the best college matches based on what matters to you most (type of school, location, majors, financial aid available, sports, etc.)  When you're making you decisions, you'll get tips and advice from college planning experts and college students to help you understand your choices.  You'll get instand college matches (access to nearly 4,000 two- and four-year colleges and universities) and then can explore those colleges more in depth.  Next you can see if you're on track to meet the college's requirements.  Go to www.bigfuture.org/college-match to start exploring.

Next SAT to register for is October 11th (September 12th deadline)

Register by the September 12th deadline for the October 11th SAT test online at www.collegeboard.org/.  If you get free or reduced lunch or are in AVID, Cal-SOAP, or Upward Bound programs, remember to stop by the College and Career Center when we return back to school in the Fall, to pick up a fee waiver before you apply for the test.  Seniors, most colleges will accept up to the Novermber 8th SAT Test for college applications.  Check to see if the colleges and universities that you are applying to will accept the October 11th, November 8th, or December 6th SAT tests for Fall 2015 admissions.

Register for the September 13th ACT (August 8th Deadline)

Register before August 8th for the September 13th ACT online at www.actstudent.org.  If you qualify for a fee waiver, you can stop by the College and Career Center before Summer vacation to get your waiver before you apply for the test.  If you wait until we return in September, you can register for the October 25th ACT.  Most colleges will accpet the September 13th and the October 25th test dates for college application.  Seniors, check to see if the colleges and universities that you are applying to will also accept the December 13th ACT for Fall 2015 admissions.

College and Career Center

The Lakewood High School College and Career Center

is your resource for information about

POST-SECONDARY OPTIONS, including:

CAREERS

COLLEGES – COMMUNITY COLLEGE AND 4-YEAR COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES

APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAMS

Paid, on-the-job training to learn a skilled trade such as carpenter, plumber, electrician

TRADE SCHOOLS/VOCATIONAL EDUCATION/SPECIALTY SCHOOLS

MILITARY

GAP-YEAR PROGRAMS

Also: Career and Technical Education Internships (Previously known as ROP Classes)

Classes and Internships for 11th and 12th Grade Students

FINANCIAL AID: FAFSA, Cal Grant Submission, and Scholarships

JOB BOARD/WORK PERMITS

Assistance completing job applications and preparing for interviews  

VOLUNTEER/SERVICE LEARNING OPPORTUNITIES

Services Resources  of the Career Center include:

GUEST SPEAKERS, COLLEGE/MILITARY REPRESENTATIVES AND WORKSHOPSThroughout the year the College and Career Center hosts workshops on topics ranging from “Completing College Applications” and “Applying for Financial Aid” to “Job Search Techniques (filling out applications, creating a resume, interviewing skills)” and “After High School…What’s Next”

COLLEGE CATALOGS – California Community Colleges, CSU, UC, Private Colleges and Universities

QUICK REFERENCE WEBSITES – A list of valuable web site addresses that offer assessment tools and sources of information on careers, colleges, scholarships, and financial aid

The College and Career Center is located in Room 332

Students are welcome before school, during nutrition, lunch, after school, or by appointment.

Four Year Colleges and Universities Still Accepting Applications for Seniors to Apply for Fall 2014

Four Year Colleges and Universities Still Accepting Applications for Seniors to Apply for Fall 2014
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