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Thank you for visiting the GHS Counseling webpage! Please use the links on the left to find valuable information for parents and students. Upcoming events can be found below. If you need further assistance, counselors are available by appointment, Monday through Friday from 8am to 3pm.
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FRESHMEN:  PLANNING FOR YOUR FUTURE
Please click here for the presentation Counselors will be sharing with freshmen this week.
FINANCIAL AID PRESENTATION FOR PARENTS

Please click here for the presentation shared with parents on October 25th.  Please click here for the presentation in Arabic.  Please click here for the presentation in Spanish.

Another resource:

Click here for the Hefar Cash for College November newsletter video.
 
COLLEGE APPLICATION WORKSHOPS
 
Offered every Tuesday during 6th & 7th periods, throughout the months of October and November.  Bring your chrome book to the College and Career Center, on the 2nd floor of the main office.  Seniors who are applying to a four-year university should take advantage of this open lab time to complete your applications with assistance from a counselor!  If you come in during class time, you will need a pass from your teacher.  The CSU/UC deadlines are Nov. 30th, but don't wait until the last minute!
Additional helpful resources:
Click here for the CSU Guide to Freshman Coursework Entry Guide.
Click here for the UC publication "Presenting Yourself on the UC Undergraduate Application."
Upcoming ACT/SAT REGISTRATION Deadlines
 
Andres Bonifacio Samahan's 45th Annual High School Conference on December 1st at SDSU
This will be a free all-day event offered by the Filipino American Student Organization of San Diego State University.  There will be several different components, including a keynote speaker, workshops, and a talent show. The workshops will cover an array of different topics such as the admissions process for the CSU system, campus resources available to students, cultural identity, creative self-expression, social issues in modern society, and more.  Register here by Nov. 7th.
 
FREE ACT/SAT PRACTICE TESTS at University of San Diego
RSVP to take a free practice test at USD.  Try both to find out which exam fits you the best.  Students will receive an individual score report.  The Practice SAT will be given on Saturday, December 1st.  The Practice ACT will be given on Saturday, December 8th.  Click here to RSVP.