Mon+Tues (11/16+17)
In-Class Work

  • Do Now: Read article and answer questions. “Missouri President Resigns Amid Student Criticism”
  • Write down on a separate piece of paper
    • Prior to reading the article, what have you heard in regards to this situation?
    • What stuck out in the article?
    • What is your reaction to all this?
  • Update Naviance
    • Have you been accepted/denied to any schools?
    • Indicate on Naviance + bring in Decision Letter to your counselor
    • There are many students who have indicated ACCEPTANCES but have not brought in the letters or emailed them to their counselor. If you are one of these students, BRING IN THE LETTER!!!
  • UChicago “Early Action” Applicants
    • In your “Uchicago Accounts”, you will see materials received and materials still missing.
    • You have until Monday, November 16
  • College Visits
Week 12 College Visits
  • 11/16 Purdue University Calumet 18% Grad Rate (Hammond, IN) GPA: 2.3-3.0 ACT: 15-22 (8,400)
  • 11/18 Eastern Illinois University 46% Grad Rate (Charleston, IL) GPA: 2.5> ACT: 15> (8,300)
  • 11/19 North Park University 35% Grad Rate (Chicago, IL) GPA: 2.6-3.3 ACT: 17-24 (2,200)

  • SIUE Interviews on November 17th: Must have paper application, printed out transcript and personal statement. Sign-up for Interview with Ms. Francique.
  • Upcoming Bus Trips:
    • University of Dubuque (December 11) à See Mr. Allen
  • Signature Page Due ANYTIME THIS WEEK with 8 colleges and signatures
  • A parent’s FSA ID due Monday/Tuesday

  • Tasks:
Homework:
Parent FSA ID Deadline: Checked TODAY
College App Signature Page (8 signatures) Show this week for full credit
College Application Deadline #3 (Applications 6-8) 11/23+24 (Mon+Tues)
College App Signature Page (All 10 signatures) 12/3+4 (Thurs+Fri)
1 Scholarship due on December 3+4 (Thurs+Fri)
College Application Deadline #4 (Applications 9-10) 12/11 (Friday)


Wed+Thurs (11/18+19)
In-Class Work

  • Do Now: Read article and answer questions. “Do U.S. Colleges Have A Race Problem?”
  • Write down on a separate piece of paper
    • What stuck out in the article?
    • What is your reaction to all this?
    • Why do you think it’s important to keep up on issues like this?
  • Update Naviance
    • Have you been accepted/denied to any schools?
    • Indicate on Naviance + bring in Decision Letter to your counselor
    • There are many students who have indicated ACCEPTANCES but have not brought in the letters or emailed them to their counselor. If you are one of these students, BRING IN THE LETTER!!!
  • UChicago “Early Action” Applicants
    • In your “Uchicago Accounts”, you will see materials received and materials still missing.
    • You have until Monday, November 16
  • College Visits
Week 12 College Visits
  • 11/18 Eastern Illinois University 46% Grad Rate (Charleston, IL) GPA: 2.5> ACT: 15> (8,300)
  • 11/19 North Park University 35% Grad Rate (Chicago, IL) GPA: 2.6-3.3 ACT: 17-24 (2,200)

  • Upcoming Bus Trips:
    • University of Dubuque (December 11) à See Mr. Allen
  • Signature Page Due ANYTIME THIS WEEK with 8 colleges and signatures
  • A parent’s FSA ID due Monday/Tuesday

  • Tasks:
Homework:
Parent FSA ID Deadline: Checked TODAY
College App Signature Page (8 signatures) Show this week for full credit
College Application Deadline #3 (Applications 6-8) 11/23+24 (Mon+Tues)
College App Signature Page (All 10 signatures) 12/3+4 (Thurs+Fri)
1 Scholarship due on December 3+4 (Thurs+Fri)
College Application Deadline #4 (Applications 9-10) 12/11 (Friday)

Friday (11/20)

In-Class Work

  • Do Now: Update Naviance
  • College Apps DUE MONDAY/TUESDAY
Tasks:
Homework:
Parent FSA ID Deadline: Checked TODAY
College App Signature Page (8 signatures) Show this week for full credit
College Application Deadline #3 (Applications 6-8) 11/23+24 (Mon+Tues)
College App Signature Page (All 10 signatures) 12/3+4 (Thurs+Fri)
1 Scholarship due on December 3+4 (Thurs+Fri)
College Application Deadline #4 (Applications 9-10) 12/11 (Friday)