students and families are invited to Free Summer Guidance Workshop and Presentations to aid in the transition to high school as well as post-high school planning. Call the Guidance Department at 708-974-7423 to register.
Career Cruising “Parent Portal” Presentation
Thursday, July 26 from 4 -5 pm in the Media Center
The Parent Portal allows parents and guardians to monitor and comment on their child’s career development activities. From the central dashboard parents can track their child’s portfolio completion status, view their child’s portfolio, including the interests, achievements, goals, and career and education plans he or she has recorded. For more information, please call: Rich Kowalczyk at 708-974-7447.
“Financial Aid Made Simple” Presentation
Tuesday, July 31 from 5 -6 pm in the Media Center
This presentation will be for parents and students. It will be targeted to all families, but especially seniors to be. A short presentation will highlight the major components of the Federal financial aid process and then round table specific family questions. Illinois Student Assistance Commission representatives along with counselors will share the resources. For more information, please call: Erin Samec at 708-974-7445.
The College Search/ The College Match Workshop
Tuesday, August 7 from 11 am to noon in the Media Center
This workshop is designed to prepare incoming senior students with the college application process. Topics will include:
- Career Cruising
- School searches
- Application completion tips
- Assistance with asking for letters of recommendation
This is a hands on workshop. For more information, please call: Leah Ellis at 708-974-7443 or Matt O’Neill at708-974-7446