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.

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.

Malden High 8th Grade Family Night!

Please join Principal Brown and learn more about Malden High School on Monday, March 18th, at 6:30 in the Jenkins Auditorium. Meet other families and hear about the academic and social opportunities for students at Malden High School. Learn about our school and how high school is different from middle school. This is a great opportunity to ask questions about the high school. We hope to see you there!

Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program now accepting applications!

The 2013 Mayor’s Summer Youth Employment Program application process begins! New this year, applications can be filled out online on the City of Malden website under “employment” beginning March 4, 2013 or you can click on: www.cityofmalden.org/MSYEP/. The quickest and most efficient way of submitting your application is through this online link and this option is strongly recommended.  Computers are available for use at The Malden Teen Enrichment Center, Malden High School and the Malden Public Library.  As a last resort, paper copies will be available at City Hall, 200 Pleasant Street in the Mayor’s Office, 6th floor.

The deadline for application submission is Friday, April 12, 2013 at 11:30 AM. Students who are interested should see their MHS guidance counselor with any questions.

Spring BHCC Dual Enrollment Meeting

There will be a mandatory meeting for all students registered for a spring Bunker Hill Dual Enrollment course on Wednesday, January 16th at 2:30pm in the MHS Gallery. Students will receive text books, schedules, and other important information. Students should see Mrs. O’Connor in the Jenkins House office with questions.

Free SAT Prep Program: Let’s Get Ready!

Let’s Get Ready offers free SAT prep courses to seniors at Malden High School.  College students from Boston University will come to Malden High School to prepare students for the May 4th exam.  In addition, they will help students research colleges, work on applications, write personal statements and more.  The program also includes a presentation about financial aid and scholarships, and a college visit.  Let’s Get Ready runs Tuesday and Thursday nights from 6:00pm-9:00pm and starts on February 5.  For more information about this fun, free program, CLICK HERE.

Priority will be given to Juniors and Seniors.  The online application can be completed by CLICKING HERE.

Please contact Steve with any questions: swaniak@letsgetready.org

FAFSA Day at MHS!

Attention class of 2013 and families…

FREE Help Applying for Financial Aid for College!

FAFSA Day Massachusetts, a College Goal Sunday Program, is a non-profit, volunteer driven program in its 9th year providing free assistance to students and families seeking to complete the FAFSA, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The event will take place at Malden High School on January 27th, 2013 from 1pm-4pm.

Please register for the event at www.fafsaday.org

If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to e-mail Manjula Karamcheti at mkaramcheti@malden.mec.edu, contact your MHS School Counselor, or stop by the College and Career Center.

Malden High School Winter Scholarship Bulletin

Attention seniors!

The updated scholarship bulletin is available for your use. Follow this Malden Scholarship Bulletin Winter 2012 link to get all sorts of great scholarship information and helpful tips. Please see your school counselor with any questions regarding scholarship opportunities.

Looking for more scholarship opportunities? Check out  www.yourplanforthefuture.org/.  Sign in with your account and you can personalize scholarship searches (‘paying for college’ tab then ‘search for scholarships’).