Freshman Year Calendar
Register for Naviance Log-In – Naviance Family Connections
Get familiar with other resources available to you such as Aeries Portal and Haiku. Aeries is a component that will monitor your grades. Aeriesnet
Get involved in clubs. Foothill Clubs
Have your parent attend Back to School Night for information and questions.
All freshmen will take the Shmoop (SAT Prep test) – Provided by the school – no registration needed. Shmoop is an on-line, in depth review of the PSAT. Shmoop Test Prep
Complete “Cluster Finder” on Naviance during your Freshmen CCR lesson. Click on tab: “ABOUT ME” then click on “Personality Type”. Naviance Family Connections
Attend College and Career Night. Contact Counselor for information on event.
Attend Report Card Night to communicate with teachers on students’ progress.
Prepare for final exams as first semester ends. (January 23rd-26th)
Begin “My Resume” on Naviance. – Naviance Family Connections Resume
Continue to explore colleges, careers and more on Naviance. – Naviance Family Connections College & Career
Create a California State University (CSU mentor) account. 1st semester grades are completed, and students can input those grades into their profile. – CSU Mentor
March – June
Plan to visit a college during spring break if possible.
Work hard academically to finish the year out strong. Review the A-G requirements and be prepared to meet with your counselor to register for classes for next year. Discuss class placement for next year with your current teachers and counselor.
Start or continue your family college discussion: What, Where, How? College Board Big Future