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Seniors: Do you need time to work on your college essay? How about Capstone? Come to our Senior write-in this Friday, December 13th from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in room 134. We will have writing tutors and snacks! If you have any questions, please see Ms. Pieratti or Mrs. Howard.

Having trouble in one of your classes? National Honor Society students are here to help! They offer free tutoring in any subject with flexible hours. To request a tutor, go to the NHS website on the Clubs and Activities page and fill out the Google Form. 
Posted by cdoherty  at 9:02 AM
  

Juniors who are thinking ahead to college - the Coolidge Scholarship is now open for application. This full-ride scholarship is a highly competitive program for students who have achieved academic excellence, have an interest in public policy, and have an appreciation for the values championed by President Calvin Coolidge. Information and a link to the website can be found in the Scholarship list in Naviance, or students may to go www.coolidgescholars.org. The application deadline is January 16th.  

Having trouble in one of your classes? National Honor Society students are here to help! They offer free tutoring in any subject with flexible hours. To request a tutor, go to the NHS website on the Clubs and Activities page and fill out the Google Form. 
Posted by cdoherty  On Dec 09, 2019 at 9:31 AM
  

Juniors who are thinking ahead to college - the Coolidge Scholarship is now open for application. This full-ride scholarship is a highly competitive program for students who have achieved academic excellence, have an interest in public policy, and have an appreciation for the values championed by President Calvin Coolidge. Information and a link to the website can be found in the Scholarship List in Naviance, or students may to go www.coolidgescholars.org. The application deadline is January 16th.  

If you are interested in the dental field and would like to hear more about what goes on in all areas of a dental office, come to the Career Center TODAY, Friday, December 6th at 1:00 p.m. Dr. Norige, a South Windsor dentist, will present to students and talk about the variety of careers available – from being a dentist or hygienist to serving in research and administrative roles. If you plan to attend, please sign up in Naviance or see Mrs. Carty.

Students with college application deadlines of January 1st must submit their academic records request form to the School Counseling office by Monday, December 9th. Remember that forms are due 10 school days before your deadline and with the upcoming winter break - that time is fast approaching!
Posted by cdoherty  On Dec 06, 2019 at 8:55 AM
  

If you are interested in the dental field and would like to hear more about what goes on in all areas of a dental office, come to the Career Center on Friday, December 6th at 1:00 p.m. Dr. Norige, a South Windsor dentist, will present to students and talk about the variety of careers available – from being a dentist or hygienist to serving in research and administrative roles. If you plan to attend, please sign up in Naviance or see Mrs. Carty so we can let Dr. Norige know how many students to expect.

Students with college application deadlines of January 1st must submit their academic records request form to the School Counseling office by Monday, December 9th. Remember that forms are due 10 school days before your deadline and with the upcoming winter break - that time is fast approaching!
Posted by cdoherty  On Dec 05, 2019 at 8:46 AM
  
If you are interested in the dental field and would like to hear more about what goes on in all areas of a dental office, come to the Career Center on Friday, December 6th at 1:00 p.m. Dr. Norige, a South Windsor dentist, will present to students and talk about the variety of careers available – from being a dentist or hygienist to serving in research and administrative roles. If you plan to attend, please sign up in Naviance or see Mrs. Carty so we can let Dr. Norige know how many students to expect.

Students with college application deadlines of January 1st must submit their academic records request form to the School Counseling office by Monday, December 9th. Remember that forms are due 10 school days before your deadline and with the upcoming winter break, that time is fast approaching!

A representative from the Hartford Art School at the University of Hartford will visit the Career Center on Thursday, December 5th at 11:45 a.m. Please note – this visit is for students interested in the art program and it is not a general visit from the University of Hartford. Please sign up in Naviance if you are interested in the Hartford Art School.
Posted by cdoherty  On Dec 04, 2019 at 8:58 AM
  

Do you have an interest in the dental field? If you have thought about being a dentist, hygienist, researcher or working in dental sales or administration, you are invited to come to the Career Center on Friday, December 6th at 1:00 p.m. to hear from Dr. Kevin Norige. Dr. Norige is a local dentist who will offer a presentation on the dental field using props and visuals and will answer any questions students may have. This opportunity is posted in Naviance with other college visits – sign up today if you are interested!
Posted by cdoherty  On Nov 22, 2019 at 8:59 AM
  

Attention all grade 10-12 students. The ASVAB is coming to SWHS tomorrow, Friday, November 22nd at 7:30 a.m. The ASVAB Career Exploration Program is the Military's skill assessment test, which helps students uncover their strengths and what careers both within and outside the Military those strengths align with. This test is a free service for SWHS students. If you are interested in taking the ASVAB please sign up in the School Counseling Office.

Do you have an interest in the dental field? If you have thought about being a dentist, hygienist, researcher or working in dental sales or administration, you are invited to come to the Career Center on Friday, December 6th at 1:00 p.m. to hear from Dr. Kevin Norige. Dr. Norige is a local dentist who will offer a presentation on the dental field using props and visuals and will answer any questions students may have. This opportunity is posted in Naviance with other college visits – sign up today if you are interested!
Posted by cdoherty  On Nov 21, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  

Attention all grade 10-12 students. The ASVAB is coming to SWHS on this Friday, November 22nd at 7:30 a.m. The ASVAB Career Exploration Program is the Military's skill assessment test, which helps students uncover their strengths and what careers both within and outside the Military those strengths align with. This test is a free service for SWHS students. If you are interested in taking the ASVAB please sign up in the School Counseling Office.

A reminder to any students with HOBY applications that they are due by the end of the school day this Friday, November 22nd to the Career Center.

A new job listing has just come into the Career Center. Munson’s Chocolates in Evergreen Walk is hiring associates now. Please see the flyer in the Career Center for detailed information on available hours and how to apply.

Do you have an interest in the dental field? Have you thought about becoming a dentist, hygienist, researcher or working in dental sales or administration? If so, you are invited to come to the Career Center on Friday, December 6th at 1:00 p.m. to hear from a local dentist who will offer a presentation on the dental field using props and visuals and will answer any questions students may have. This opportunity is posted in Naviance with other college visits – sign up today if you are interested!
Posted by cdoherty  On Nov 20, 2019 at 9:30 AM
  

There will be a visit from Maine College of Art tomorrow morning in the Career Center. If you have considered a career in the art field, this is a great opportunity to learn about programs that are available and the types of jobs they lead to. Please sign up in Naviance if you would like to attend.

Attention all grade 10-12 students. The ASVAB is coming to SWHS on this Friday, November 22nd at 7:30 a.m. The ASVAB Career Exploration Program is the Military's skill assessment test, which helps students uncover their strengths and what careers both within and outside the Military those strengths align with. This test is a free service for SWHS students. If you are interested in taking the ASVAB please sign up in the School Counseling Office.
Posted by cdoherty  On Nov 19, 2019 at 9:29 AM
  

Attention all grade 10-12 students. The ASVAB is coming to SWHS on this Friday, November 22nd at 7:30 a.m. The ASVAB Career Exploration Program is the Military's skill assessment test, which helps students uncover their strengths and what careers both within and outside the Military those strengths align with. This test is a free service for SWHS students. If you are interested in taking the ASVAB please sign up in the School Counseling Office.
Posted by cdoherty  On Nov 18, 2019 at 8:55 AM
  
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