FEARLESS Empowerment Conference for Girls
Would you like to become more powerful and confident in the face of fear? All GHS girls are invited to join us on a fieldtrip to the Fearless Girls Empowerment Conference at the Pendry Hotel downtown on , hosted by Geena the Latina from Channel 93.3. This free event includes breakfast, lunch, workshops, giveaways, entertainment and inspirational speakers. Space is limited. Please pick up a flyer and permission slip in the counseling office and return it by Monday, April 16th.
BLESSED WITH A DRESS April 21, 2018 from 10am-2pm
Any girl form the East County community can get a formal dress for free at this event. Please call 619-442-7728 to let them know you are coming.
Foothills Church 365 W. Bradley Ave. El Cajon, CA 92020
If you would like to donate a dress, please drop it off Tuesday - Friday from 9am-5pm at 350 Cypress Lane, Suite B, El Cjon, CA 92020.
GIRL'S S.T.E.M. FAIR April 21, 2018 from 8am-5pm
This event will take place at the Engineering Building Unit 1 at UC San Diego. This is an all-day conference held on the UC San Diego campus that celebrates women in S.T.E.M. and encourages females to pursue a S.T.E.M. education. This conference will consist of a Q and A panel with women in industry and academia, and various introductory-level technical workshops such as fundamentals of electrical engineering, signals processing, website development, and professional development. This conference is free to attend and open to any middle or high school students that identify as female, but they must sign-up for the event using the QR code on this flyer.
SUMMER SCHOOL AT GHS
If your student received a D or an F in a core course, please complete and return a summer school application as soon as possible. Applications are accepted on a first come, first served basis and classes will fill up quickly. Summer school will be held on June 11th - 29th from 9am - 1:45pm. Students may make up one semester of one class. Your student may have the application s/he received from a counselor. Or, you can click here to print one.
FIELDTRIP AND ADVISING SESSION AT GROSSMONT COLLEGE May 2, 2018
Seniors who plan to attend Grossmont and/or Cuyamaca Community College in the fall may take advantage of this opportunity to receive priority registration at both colleges. If you did not attend the application workshop and assessment tests offered on our campus, you MUST complete an online application at www.grossmont.edu and take the assessment tests at Grossmont College BEFORE the fieldtrip. You must also return a permission slip to Krista Santoro in the Counseling Office.
SUMMER ENRICHMENT PROGRAMS
Many college summer programs have deadlines this month. For more information on a variety of programs, please click on College Information on the left side of this page and then click on College Summer Programs.
SENIORS: APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID NOW!
While the CalGrant deadline has passed, all students should still complete the FAFSA to apply for federal financial aid, if they have not already done this. Counselors shared important financial aid information with seniors in their Government/Economics classes earlier this school year. Please click here for the presentation. Please click here for some quick tips.