The College Career Information Center is a college career resource for all high school students. What happens in your Center? Check out the redesigned US Dept. of Ed. College Scorecard, college search tool.
Senior Exit Survey: Scholarships & Postsecondary Plans for the Class of 2019! Completion of this survey is required for Northwest High School seniors. Complete the survey in Naviance | Student or Fill-able PDF Form (no handwritten forms will be accepted). | web update 9 May 2019 |
College Career News & Events:
The Summer 2019 College Career Workshops begin June 19 at Northwest HS. Click here to download the flyer with registration and workshop details. Registration is required using the student Naviance account. No Naviance account? Email the College Career Information Center to have one established for you! Workshops topics include: College Career Prep for All Grades | The College Essay, the College Search, Best Fit and the Campus Visit | Scholarships 'Find the Money @ Northwest' | The College Application: How & When to Apply | Financial Aid Basics & the FAFSA | Navigating Naviance | web post 17 May 2019 |
Authors Andrea Malkin Brenner and Lara Hope Schwartz present How to College: What to Know Before you Go (and When You're There) on Tuesday, May 21 in the Walt Whitman Auditorium, 7 pm. | web post 17 May 2019 |
Service Academy Information Night on Thursday, May 30. Hosted by Congressman David Trone. Gaithersburg HS. 6 to 8 pm. This event is free and open to the public. Click here to download the Information Flyer. Register to attend online | By phone to (301) 926-0300 | By email to Trone.Academy@mail.house.gov | web post 17 May 2019 |
Interested students and parents are invited to attend Congressman Jamie Raskin's (MD-08) U.S. Service Academy Informational Night. Thursday, August 22, 2019. Richard Montgomery High School. 7 pm. Doors open at 6:30 pm. RSVP to Christa Burton at firstname.lastname@example.org or (301) 354-1000. Click here to download the information flyer. | web post 14 May 2019 |
Middleburry College (Middlebury, VT) is offering an all-expense paid Discover Middlebury visit program for outstanding students, October 6-8, 2019. This is an opportunity for an early introduction to a liberal arts and sciences college. Successful applicants are students who have strong academic records and a desire to take on new challenges after high school. Meals, lodging, and a full transportation scholarship are provided by Middleburry College. The application deadline to apply for this program is August 12. Visit go.middlebury.edu/discomidd. | web post 14 May 2019 |
TranZed Academy for Working Students (TAWS)! The TranZed Academy is a new program for next year's high school seniors. MCPS is implementing an apprenticeship program with 60 slots available. Are you planning to work throughout your senior year? Would you like to have a more flexible schedule so you can better balance your work and school schedule? If so, the TranZed program might be a great fit for you. Visit the TranZed Academy website for more information and to apply. Please note the entrance requirements listed.