Catching Up with the 
College and Career Center
April 5, 2019
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Explore Colleges from Home!
Can't travel to all the colleges on your wish list?   Visit to explore colleges and universities through free 
virtual tours!   
Griffin Lab

Calling all Griffins! 
After school homework help is available! 
If you need a little extra help with homework, or a quiet place to study, come by the Media Center after school from 2:37-4:00pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays! Our awesome and highly qualified LAHS teachers are available to answer questions and lend some help during this time. 

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What's Going on in the 
College and Career Center? 
Happy New Year! As we head into the 2nd semester of the year, here are a few things to keep in mind...
  • Work Permits are required for any high school student to work and can be picked up in the College and Career Center
  • SAT/ACT tests are recommended for students in the spring of their junior year, and fall of their senior year. Signs ups are only available at (SAT) and (ACT)
  • Senior Scholarships are now available on Naviance!
Community College Events
Long Beach City College 
Senior Preview Day
A large group of our Senior Griffins attended a preview day at Long Beach City College and had a blast! The learned about the programs and services offered at LBCC, as well as got to tour and learn about several departments and majors. 

Free College Information Events
Below is a list of colleges/universities that are holding evening/weekend events that allow you to hear more about their schools and programs. This gives students the chance to hear more about these schools without missing class time, and gives parents the opportunity to take part as well! We hope that are able to take advantage of these opportunities as they can offer interesting and important information!

- Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Rice Universities, and University of Chicago : Sunday, April 28th at 2:00pm in Downtown L.A., ­or  Monday, April 29th at 7:00pm in Irvine. For more details and to RSVP, please visit:

- Northern Arizona University: Sunday, April 28th                at 2:00pm at the DoubleTree Hotel                      in Anaheim.  RSVP at 
- Bowdoin, Carleton, Davidson, Haverford, and Vassar Colleges: Monday, April 29th at 7:00pm, Tiger Woods Foundation/TGR Learning Lab, Anaheim. For details and to RSVP, please visit:

*Please note that LAHS does not coordinate or run any of these events. As these events are advertised to us, we will always pass them on to you. If you are interested in hearing from a specific school, please reach out to that school directly to see if they are holding any similar events.

Internships & Enrichment Programs
*Check Naviance under the 'Colleges' tab, 
'Research Colleges', 
then in the 'Enrichment 
Programs' section. 

Students can also come to the College and Career Center to look over materials from other programs throughout the country. 
Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines
For details and scholarship application information, check Naviance under 'Scholarships'- 
New scholarships added weekly!
Information and some copies 
also available in the      
College and Career Center

Scholarship                   Deadline
-CSEA, Chapter 324 Family Scholarship  

-AYSO 'Soccership'            4/15/19

-Golden West College        4/19/19

-BigSun Athlete 
 Scholarship                        6/19/19

-Orange Coast College       8/21/19

You can also visit ,, and for free 
resources on college and 
scholarship searches 

Here are some ongoing job opportunities:  

Summer Youth Job Fair 2019
Over 40 employers and resources!
Date: Saturday, April 27, 2019
Time: 9 a.m. - 12 noon
Location: Century High School
Address: 1401 South Grand Avenue Santa Ana, CA 92705

Current Job Listings:
-2020 Census, Fullerton Office (must be at least 18 years old)
-Los Angeles Angels (must be at least 18 years old)
-Part-time Physical Therapy (must be a current Senior)
-Part-time Editor, Kids Guide Publications

Volunteer Opportunities: 
-The Youth Center

Internship Opprotunities: 
-Congressional Internship with Harley Rouda
-Digital Marketing Internship

*All listings above can be found on the Job Board in the College and Career Center. Come by for a copy of their flyers!

fo r more information on job permits, and entertainment permits.

On Campus Events
CSU Long Beach Information Presentation for LAHS Juniors: 
Friday, April 12
College and Career Center
at lunch
Off Campus Events

College Planning Calendar for Seniors

  • Preview programs and visit colleges.
  • Send Intent to Register, and then withdrawal notification to colleges you are not attending. (Deadline for Intent to Register is usually May 1).
  • Check for any other housing or scholarship deadlines.
  • Keep your grades up! Final grades of Senior year do count! 
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