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Parents/Guardian Grades 6-12:  Join us for a new program:

Coffee with the Counselors

Coffee with the Counselors (via zoom) - with Mrs. Alger and Mrs. Lynch

When:  1st Friday of every month:  January 8th, February 5th, March 5th, April 9th, May 7th, and June 4th

Time:  8:30 am - 9:00 am

Different topics every month:  January - Tips for Hybrid and Second Semester Success

Meeting ID:  408 893 5537           Passcode:  Counselor


Coffee with the Counselors Poster

 


Typical Timetable of Events
        9th and 10th Grades
 
Explore interests, values, abilities and aptitudes with friends, family, teachers and school counselor.  Take the challenging courses and get involved in extra-curricular activities in and out of school.
 
        11th Grade
  • Continue to take challenging courses
  • October - take PSAT (results available mid-December)
  • Review for SAT and ACT
  • March - Meet with School Counselor to review graduation requirements, course selection for senior year and post high school planning.  Receive Junior College Planning Guide.
  • April - take ACT
  • May - take SAT
  • June - take SAT Subject tests (if required) and/or ACT
  • Spring/Summer - visit colleges, meet with Military recruiters, etc.
        12th Grade
  • September - meet with School Counselor regarding graduation requirements and post high school planning.  Receive Senior Year Collge Planning Guide.    
  • October/November - take/retake SAT and or/ACT
  • October/November - prepare and submit college applications
  • December - attend Financial Aid Night
  • January/February - submit FAFSA and required finacial aid forms
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CONTACT
Dr. David M. Brown, Superintendent
711 Railroad Street
DeRuyter, New York 13052

Phone: (315) 852-3400
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