From the Sophomore Counselor 2/12/21

Hi parents & students-
I hope you all have a great three-day weekend ahead- I know I am stoked for the extra day off! Please see below for some upcoming deadlines and some general updates. 
End of Grading Period Feb 19. Please stay on top of your assignments, check schoology, and communicate with your teachers. 
Contracts Due Feb 16:  AP Contracts CTE Contracts are due on 2/16. Both contracts must be signed by both student and parent to be accepted. There are still some spots available in off campus CTE classes. Learn more about these classes with the attached class descriptions below. See if there is a right fit for you.
CSF Applications. Applications are due 2/16 as well for those interested students. Please see attached. 
Checking In: I am enjoying checking in with those of you that want to make sure you have your junior year set. I will continue to be available to check in with you to help you finalize your plans. Feel free to make an appointment with me here
Resource. Check out this link from College Essay Guy, a beloved resource of mine, for 5 practical Tips for 9-11th graders.  
A call for student leaders from California high schools. High school students can apply now for the Ed100 Academy for Student Leaders. This unique initiative connects students from all over the state to learn about our K-12 education system and how to become effective advocates for their schools. Students who apply by the February 14 early application deadline will attend free. This year's conference will take place online from June 21-23.
Hang in there folks. 
Jen Kelly
College, Career, and Academic Counselor 
Sophomore & Senior Grade Levels
SLVHS Felton, Ca