MEFA After the Acceptance at MHS 4/10/14

 

On Thursday, April 10th at 11am in the Jenkins Auditorium, seniors are invited to attend the After the Acceptance Seminar with MEFA. This seminar will help students understand and analyze the financial aid you’ve been offered, determine how to pay the balance of your bill, and how to choose the right financing options for your situation. Please feel free to bring your financial aid award letters as there will be time for individual consultation.

 

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College Application Reminder!

Attention Seniors!

Please keep in mind you must send your own SAT scores to every college you are applying to through www.collegeboard.org.
Do this as soon as possible! It may take up to two weeks for your colleges to process the scores.

If you have any questions, please visit the College and Career Center or see your guidance counselor!

 

College and Career Readiness Workshops for Seniors!

Attention Seniors!

Your guidance department will be hosting a series of  College & Career Readiness Workshops every Tuesday afternoon this semester. Please stop by H206 (the computer lab) anytime between 2:15-3:00 pm on Tuesdays for help with the Common Application, resume writing, college searches, TOEFL registration, or SAT registration.

Any question? See your house guidance counselor!

Hispanic College Fair Trip!

If you are interested in attending the Hispanic College Fair at Regis College on Tuesday, October 1st from 9:00am-noon, please see Mrs. Lipinski in the Holland House office before Friday, September 27th. You must get a permission slip from Mrs. Lipinski and sign-up. Space is limited so don’t wait! This is an amazing opportunity to start the college process and learn about many different colleges and universities.

Free SAT Prep- Let’s Get Ready!

Are you interested in a free SAT prep class at Malden High? Let’s Get Ready SAT prep classes are starting Thursday, Sept. 26 through Dec. 3rd. You must register online by Sept. 20th! Please click the link below to register today.  Don’t miss out on FREE SAT Prep help!

Visit:  www.letsgetready.org/programs/malden/ to register today! If you have any questions, please see your Guidance Counselor.

SAT and ACT registration deadlines approaching!

Attention all Juniors wanting to take the June 1, 2013 SAT

The last day to register for the June 1 SAT is Thursday, May 2 at 11:59pm. If you are a Junior and want/need to take the June 1st, you must register by this date.

Attention all Juniors wanting to take the ACT this June 8, 2013

The last day to register for the June 8th ACT is this Friday, May 3 at 11:59pm. If you are a junior and want to take the June 8th test here at MHS, you must register by this Friday.

 

Fee waivers are available for the SAT and ACT from your counselor for those who are eligible.  Don’t pay a late charge, register today!

If you need help with registering please visit the College and Career Center in room B337 between the hours of 7:15am and 11:00am, Monday-Friday.

Class of 2014 College & Career Night for Students and Families

On Thursday, April 25th at 6:30pm in the Jenkins Auditorium, the MHS School Counseling Department will be hosting Junior College and Career Planning Night for students and families. At this event participants will learn everything you need to know about planning for life after high school. The guidance department will present, as well as Admissions Counselors from local colleges, universities, and training programs. All will be on-hand to share words of wisdom and experience. Hope to see you at this important event!

Fall 2013 BHCC Dual Enrollment Meeting

On Wednesday, April 10th, there will be an informational meeting for students interested in taking a fall Bunker Hill Community College Dual Enrollment class. The meeting will take place in the MHS library at 2:30pm. BHCC Dual Enrollment courses are free to all MHS students and are available in both pre-college and college levels.  Come learn more about this great opportunity!

If you have any questions, please see your School Guidance Counselor as soon as possible.

MEFA After the College Acceptance Seminar, April 4th

Congratulations! The waiting is over and you’ve received your college acceptance packages. Now what?

The transition to college isn’t always easy and your concerns about paying for college aren’t like every other family’s. MEFA’s After the Acceptance Seminar provides college financing strategies that fit your needs. We’ll tell you about payment options, ways to minimize college loan debt, financial aid award letters and the billing process

What You’ll Learn…

Spring is the season for college decisions and conversations about affordability. Our After the Acceptance Seminar provides clear, straightforward advice on how you can finance a college education, so you can feel confident that you have a plan in place before you decide where to enroll. Topics include:

  • Payment options and ways to minimize college loan debt
  • Award letters and the billing process
  • Working with the financial aid office

MEFA representatives will also be available after the program to talk with you about your particular circumstances, so bring your financial aid award letters.

This event will take place in the MHS Jenkins Auditorium at 11am on Thursday April, 4th, 2013.

Juniors: May 4, 2013 SAT Registration Deadline Approaching

The last day to register for the May 4 SAT is Friday, April 5th at 11:59pm. If you are a Junior and want/need to take the May SAT, you must register by this date. Fee waivers are available from your counselor for those who are eligible.  Don’t pay a late charge, register today!

If you need help with registering please visit the College and Career Center in room B337.