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Counseling Corner March 25, 2019

Dear Saints,

Registration week has arrived! Please remember to pick up your Course Selection Contract from the front desk this week.  It is a carbon copy form, so please complete and have signed the top white page, then tear off and keep for your records the yellow copy.

In Christ,

Mrs. Garcia
2019-2020 Course Registration 

Registration Week 3/25 - 3/29
From Monday, March 25 through Friday, March 29 students will self-register for the courses they have selected for the upcoming school year. Remember to use the 'course requests' tab on your Aeries Student Portal to successfully complete registration.  A video tutorial is available on your CANVAS page. Honors and AP courses have been added to student portals, if they have been approved for the course OR if they successfully passed a given challenge test. Note that students will need to remove courses as necessary, if they are exceeding eight total courses.

Additionally, please pick up a Course Selection Contract at the front desk this week.  
It is a carbon copy form, so please complete and have signed the top white page, then tear off keep the yellow copy for your records.   Please return the white copy to the front desk no later that this Friday, March 29 at 4pm.

General Registration Information 
If you would like to learn more about the flow of a particular subject's department, view what courses will be offered for the 2019-2020 academic year, or read course descriptions, please take a moment to check out the following three documents.  

Progress Reporting
The fourth progress reporting period will end on Friday, March 29. These grades will not be recorded on official transcripts, nor do hard-copy grade reports get sent home. Grades will be available to view in Parent and Student Aeries Portals starting, Tuesday, April 2. These grades should be used as a benchmark for focusing on areas of strengths and improvement. If you are in need of tutoring, the Counseling Department keeps a list of both professional and peer academic tutors in several subject areas. Click here to access the list of tutors or see your counselor for more information
Class of 2019!
College commitment season is upon us! Be sure that you are reporting all college acceptances in your Naviance.  Start by logging into your Naviance Family Connection portal and click the 'colleges' tab. From there click on 'colleges I'm applying to'. This tab should list all the colleges that you are submitting applications to (if not, please go ahead and update that).  When you start receiving your letters of acceptance you can update each college decision (ie. accepted, denied, deferred).
Finally, once you have committed to your college of choice, decorate your college pennant in the Counseling Hallway. Every Senior has one with his or her name on it! Also, pick a day to wear your college attire and visit your counselor for a picture to include with your decorated pennant!
UC Freshman Admission Decisions Released!
The time has arrived! March is when freshman applicants will receive their admission decisions from UC campuses.  Please refer to this document to see decision release timelines by campus. Also, click here to learn about "Next Steps" in the admission process. Lastly, don't forget to report all of your college acceptances in Naviance!
Summer School Registration
Summer School registration is now open! We are pleased to be offering a variety of courses this summer for both remediation and advancement. Please note that many of our classes have a cap, so be sure to register soon! Click here to learn more about the classes being offered and all the details for Summer School 2019.

Three or Six Week (on-campus/blended/online)
Semester 1: June 17-July 5
Semester 2: July 8-July 26

Four or Eight Week (online, flex/blended)
Semester 1: June 10-July 5
Semester 2: July 8-August 2
ACT Scholarship Giveaway
Current sophomores and juniors have an opportunity for a scholarship sponsored by ACT.  Eligible sophomores and juniors who register for the April or June 2019 US National test dates may enter.  During registration check YES to opt-in to the scholarship giveaway. For more information and to read the rules Click Here .
Be your child's biggest cheerleader as we enter the home stretch of the school year! The last eight weeks can be a stressful time for students, so go out of your way to support and encourage your child to the end of the year!

Crean Lutheran High School
For I know the plans I have for your, declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future."  Jeremiah 2911