Junior Class Information



Junior meetings are full of important information to help students lay a foundation for their post-secondary aspirations.   Below you will find an outline of the junior meeting that counselors will be conducting with the students:

Know/Connect

_____  TRANSCRIPT REVIEW

Diploma Track: 

[    ]  Academic Honors Diploma  [    ]  GPA     [    ]  D+’s   [    ]   47 credits   [    ] AP/Dual Cr  

[    ]  Technical Honors Diploma [    ]   GPA    [    ]   D+’s    [    ]   47 credits  [    ] Cert. or 6 DC credits in area

                                                [    ] one of the additional AHD req (page 18 of Course Description Guide)

[    ]  Core 40 Diploma    [    ]  40 Credits   

[    ]  General Diploma    [    ]  40 Credits       [    ]  Opt Out form completed?    Yes     No

[    ]  ISTEP+ Status -         [    ]  Math       [    ]English     

[    ] Pathways

                [    ] Employability Skills: ADVISORY

                [    ] Post-Secondary Competencies __________________

[   ]  Quantitative Reasoning or Math courses

[   ]  Duplicate credit checked on transcript

Select

_____   POST SECONDARY PLANS         

                                [    ]    Two year/Four Year College      Intended Major? _______________________

                                           College Name:______________________________  Visit?_______________________

                                           College Name:______________________________  Visit?_______________________

                                           College Name:______________________________  Visit?_______________________

                                           College Name:______________________________  Visit?_______________________

           [    ]  Post-secondary Visits -3 allowed annually– must take letter on letterhead to attendance upon return

                                [    ]  Homestead’s College and Apprenticeship Fair – March 8, 2021  6:00 – 7:30 at HHS Cafeteria

                                [    ]  Military     Which Branch?  ______________________________________________

                                [    ]  Workforce/Apprenticeships:  ___________________________________________

              

Invest

________ FINANCIAL AID

                                [    ]   School’s Website   (http://homestead.sacs.k12.in.us > Guidance > Scholarships)

                                [    ]   FAFSA (SENIOR YEAR) – Free Application for Federal Student Aid- Available online after October

                                          1st of senior year.  Financial Aid meeting scheduled for February 25, 2021

                                [    ]  21st Century Scholar?  Complete ScholarTrack Activities.  GPA?________

                                [    ]   Additional Scholarship Information:  Search Websites

Go

_______  COLLEGE APPLICATION  PROCESS 3 General Steps                       

[    ] Step 1 Application:  Apply Online – Know your deadlines.  Use November 1 as working deadline.  Applications will include fees, Letters of Recommendation, 

      and Writing Submissions if necessary.                 

[    ] Step 2  Transcript:  Make sure you know how your transcript needs to be delivered (Common App, Parchment, SendEdu, etc).

[    ] Step 3:  Send SAT/ACT scores directly from College Board or ACT                                                                                     

[    ]  NCAA Clearinghouse (Film Lit will not count towards NCAA eligibility)                           

 

______   STANDARDIZED TESTING: Try to take both by the end of junior year.

 (HHS Code is 151103)  If an athlete include 9999 for NCAA

NOTE: Most colleges require test scores be sent directly from the testing agency.  You can send scores to four schools for free at time of registration or for a fee after testing.

[    ]  SAT - register at www.collegeboard.org       Projected Dates:________________________

[    ]  ACT - register at  www.actstudent.org          Projected Dates: _______________________

                (include the writing portion on at least one test)                                               

SAT/ACT DATES:     Register at: ACT:  www.actstudent.org   SAT:  www.collegeboard.org

 

  Exam Date                  Exam         Registration Deadline             Late Reg. Deadline

December 5, 2020

SAT

November 5, 2020

November 24, 2020

December 12, 2020

ACT

November 6, 2020

November 20, 2020

February 6, 2021

ACT

January 8, 2021

January 15, 2021

March 13, 2021

SAT

February 12, 2021

March 2, 2021

April 17, 2021

ACT

March 12, 2021

March 26, 2021

May 8, 2021

SAT

April 8, 2021

April 27, 2021

*June 5, 2021

SAT

May 6, 2021

May 26, 2021*(Not at HHS)

June 12, 2021

ACT

May 7, 2021

May 21, 2021

*July 17, 2021

ACT

June 18, 2021

June 25, 2021 *(Not at HHS)

 

_______SENIOR COURSE PLAN

                FIRST SEMESTER/SECOND SEMESTER  OR  SENIOR EXPERIENCE  (5 classes min/per semester)

                                                                                                                                                               

1._______________________/___________________________

               

2._______________________/___________________________       

                                                                                            

3. _______________________/___________________________

               

4._______________________/___________________________

 

5._______________________/___________________________

               

6.__________________­_____/___________________________

 

7._______________________/___________________________

 

ONLINE CLASSES (COMPLETION DEADLINE 12/17/21): _______________________________

 

_____   Do I Qualify for Dual Credit?

                                [    ]   Ball State University                             Yes         No         

                           [    ]   Ivy Tech Non-Math Courses                 Yes         No

                           [    ]   Ivy Tech Math Courses                        Yes         No                        

                            [    ]   IU Bloomington                                   Yes         No

                            [    ]   PFW                                                    Yes         No