Welcome to River Hill High Everything you Need to Know to Succeed at RHHS.
Post on 11-Jan-2016
Welcome to River Hill High
Welcome to River Hill High
Everything you Need to Know to Succeed at RHHS
(H-N) Mrs. Coe(A-G) Mrs. Fairley(O-Z) Dr. SaundersAAM Mr. LauerAdministrative TeamMrs. McKinleyPrincipal2Admin
Student ServicesA-Da- Mr. IvesDe-J-Ms. BabeK-M-Ms. PizzoN-Sm -Mr. VangeliSn-Z-Mr. Krouse ESOL- Ms. Miller
Counselor3Students show HAWK PRIDE every day in every way!PunctualityRespectIntegrityDeterminationExcellence
Student Responsibilities and BehaviorStudent and Parent Handbook, 2015-16HCPSS Policies Student Code of ConductSafe SchoolsFamily InvolvementAdmin5Parent InvolvementJoin PTSAJoin BoostersAttend school events and gamesAccess student progress information through CanvasCounselorRHHS Spirit
Sportsmanship and School Pride
Admin7Keys to Success for 11th GradeAlmost Finished, But Not Yet!8
Continuing the College Search Process
Prepare for the SAT/ACT
Become familiar with Naviance
Begin searching for scholarships
Junior/Senior CalendarJanuary/March/May/June 2016-Take SAT Reasoning Test or ACTMarch 2016-Request teacher commitment for letters of recommendation March/April/May 2016-Visit CollegesMay/June 2016-Take SAT Subject Tests June 2016-Athletes register with NCAA Clearinghouse (www.ncaa.org)June/July/August 6Narrow down College Choices
Junior/Senior CalendarSeptember/October/November/December 2016- Complete College ApplicationsOctober/November/December 2016- Take SAT Reasoning Test and Subject Tests and/or ACTNovember 1, 2016-Priority Deadline for University of Maryland, College Park and many others.January/February 2017- Complete FAFSA FormMarch/April 2017- Receive Decisions from CollegesMay 1, 2017- Make Final Decision on School Attending
The New SAT11Starting in March 2016-Reading- more relevant words-Writing and Language- interpret, synthesize and use evidence-Math- More advanced math: problem solving & data analysis-Essay-Is optional, but check college requirements
No penalty for wrong answers!
3 hours (+50 minutes for Essay)
The test costs $54.50 or $43 if you dont sign up for the SAT Essay
Use Khan Academy to study!
The PSAT this October will be aligned with the new SAT
Upcoming Dates12September 30th River Hill College Fair Cafeteria and Media Center 6:30-9pm
October 12th- 13th National College FairBaltimore Convention Center
October 14th- PSAT for all 11th grade students
January 28th- Junior College Night at River Hill High School
March 17th- Military Night at River Hill High School A web-based resource for students and parents that encourages and supports post high school career and college planning
A comprehensive website that you and your child can use to help in making decisions about courses, colleges, and careers.
Family Connection is specific to River Hill
Family Connection is linked with Naviance Succeed, a service that is used by the Student Services to track data about college and career plans to help students with post-high school decisions13Family Connection /Naviance14What can students and parents do using Naviance? View guidance news bulletins Create a rsum View college visits and sign up Complete a college search Complete a career search Develop a prospective college list Provide access to scholarship search engines Maintain journal entries Game Plan Survey Complete school developed surveys Compare colleges Links to selected third party resources (i.e. College Board, Financial Aid, NCAA, Careers, College searches, etc.)Track deadlines View scattergramsSign-in Page
15 First time registration, click I need to register. The next time you log in, use user name and passwordFamily Connection is web-based https://connection.naviance.com/riverhillhigh Student accounts Parent accountsAfter You Sign in
16Important MessagesUpdates from the Guidance OfficeClick on the TabsColleges Page
Use these links to do a college searchCollege Visits
See what College visits are scheduled and sign up to attend!College Profile
19Visit College WebsiteColleges Im Thinking About
Click Here to add colleges to your prospective college list
DeniedScattergram21THIS IS YOU!AcceptedSchool AveragesAbout Me Resume and Surveys
Click here to fill out important surveys, tell us your Game Plan and create your resume23Shared resource linking home to schoolOn-line tool for collaboration among counselors, students, and parentsAccurate, complete records about student choices from our schoolRealistic assessments of your childs chances of admission at colleges where prior graduates have appliedCareer exploration
For any questions on Naviance or to receive your access code, please email your students counselor!What can Naviance do for you?
20 years STRONG
Better and better every day in every way!