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College & Career Center

Charlotte Achen, College & Career Specialist
Phone: 831-335-4721 x215 Email:

The SLVHS College & Career Center empowers students to reflect on their talents and experiences, explore their college & career options in order to achieve their goals.

By working directly with students and collaborating with our counseling team, a broad array of partners, communities and networks, our center facilitates programs, activities and services that enable students to take ownership of their college & career decisions which will lead to meaningful professional lives.

18 – 19 Events Calendar (Check School Calendar to Confirm Date)

College & Career Center Program’s and Services
New Scholarship Website (Updated weekly)
Cabrillo College Running Start Details
Information on the Presidential Volunteer Service Award
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Local Volunteer Opportunities
College-Search Information
Financial Aid Resources
College Night 2016 Presentations:
The College & Career Center provides resources along with the guidance counselors and Pathways Program to help students of all grades consider what they will do after high school. It contains a full service career and college-planning library. Refer to the Career Center for the following:

Services and Programs:
  • Educational and occupational information for students, teachers, parents and the community
  • In-class presentations related to course work
  • Career speakers and college representatives on campus
  • Aptitude and Interest Inventory testing (ASVAB and choices)
  • Assessments on school-to-career Website
  • Work permits
  • Youth Employment Program bulletin board for advertisement of local jobs for high school youth
  • Work Experience information
Materials and Resources:
  • Scholarship Resources
  • College admissions general reference materials, financial aid information, and college handbooks
  • College Applications (University of California, California State Universities and Common Application)
  • SAT I, SAT II and ACT registration forms
  • Computerized career and college information (Choices software program)
  • Up-to-date military information
  • Career pamphlets from business, industrial and governmental sources
  • Vocational Ed, ROP, and apprenticeship information
  • Foreign exchange information
  • Naviance is a comprehensive college and career readiness solution for middle and high schools that helps connect academic achievement to post-secondary goals.
  • Summer Programs/ College Information Sessions
  • SAT Question of the Day