Please join the Parent Association Board, Kevin Cushing, and Bonnie Cotter for the State of the School discussion on May 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the Convent building following the last Parent Association Board meeting of the year.
Parents of seniors, your daughter's attendance is required at Senior Celebration on Tuesday, April 30 during the afternoon X-Block. We will share the necessary steps and action items for graduation and college transcripts. Then, we will celebrate their accomplishments with ice cream, a photo booth, and more. Please remember that attendance is taken during this important meeting.
College and Career Updates
May 1 Road to College Night, Part II: Sophomore and junior parents, Please take advantage of this important event on May 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the Garaventa Center. What sets this event apart? College representatives will be leading intimate, breakout sessions on topics ranging from community college options, transition programs for first generation and underrepresented students, applying to highly selective colleges, the benefits of the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE), Financial Aid and Scholarships, and the CSU System.
College Kick Start: Junior parents, Pleasesign-up your daughter for our annual college application workshop, College Kick Start, that runs from June 3 to June 7.
Please keep in mind that some dates listed here may change. If there are changes, we will send an update in the weekly e-newsletter. The online link will always be the most current version and we encourage you to check it and the online calendar for the latest updates.
7th grade HPST practice test
We have a wonderful opportunity available exclusively for 7th-grade students. Carondelet will be hosting a practice HSPT (High School Placement Test) on Saturday, May 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the Garaventa Center on the Carondelet campus. The HSPT is given to all students applying to any Catholic High School in the Oakland, San Jose, or San Francisco Dioceses.
Our HSPT practice exam is available for girls and boys at $50 per student. This practice exam will help students familiarize themselves with the HSPT and will give insight into current areas of strength and growth. Please select HPST Practice Exam Registration or visit our Admissions Page to learn more.
Update: Grad Night volunteers needed - May 26
Pay it forward: Grad Night still needs chaperones and volunteers. For the parents/guardians of juniors, this is the perfect opportunity to have a fresh look into Grad Night for your rising seniors. Help us set a new trend that pays it forward and offer to volunteer as a chaperone!
To learn more, go toCERVIS to sign up or text Dorothy Lowery at 530-320-5892.
The Parent Association needs volunteers for
Grad Night. Some of the volunteer opportunities are tasks people can complete from home and other tasks require chaperones, food items, set up, and other needs.
Thank you for helping our students make safe choices. Click the Grad Night linkto learn more about our all-night, drug and alcohol-free celebration for Carondelet and De La Salle High School's graduating seniors.
2019 graduation page is live!
The Graduation and End of the Year Activities page is live on our website under the Parent tab. Here you can find all information pertaining to the end of the year for your senior. From Senior Ball to Grad Night and everything in between, we have you covered on this page. Senior Parents, an email from Maggie Lettire went out on Friday morning, March 8, regarding graduation and other details.
CarondeletHS.org quality survey
Later this year we plan to redesign our website, CarondeletHS.org. To help us understand how the website is working for you now and which areas can be improved, please take 1-2 minutes to fill out this brief survey.
Families, students, alumnae, and friends are all welcome to offer their feedback!
Carondelet Shuttle Service
Some seats are still available for reservation for the Spring Semester Shuttle.
Reservation requests will be honored on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations are available for the full length of the spring semester ($500) or on a monthly basis ($160/month).
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