SENIORS: SAT at LA November 7th, 2020
MANY colleges and universities are test-optional this year (Test-Optional Colleges/Universities) and MANY of you will not need the SAT. For seniors wanting to test, LA will be administering the SAT on Saturday, November 7th. This is not a make-up test from the spring SAT, but is an optional exam that you will need to pay for. You can sign up for the SAT on Collegeboard.org. There are a limited number of spots and October 7th is the registration deadline. If you are uncertain about testing, please check out the link above or contact your guidance counselor. Questions or concerns? Email Ms. Gleason (firstname.lastname@example.org).
College Information Night – Virtual
This Wednesday, September 30 at 6:30 pm, Lincoln Academy will offer a virtual College Information Night for seniors and parents. Details of the college search and application process will be reviewed. Any seniors who plan to continue their education at any level beyond high school should attend this virtual meeting. Underclassmen and their parents are also invited to attend.
SENIOR MEETINGS WITH GUIDANCE COUNSELORS
Mrs. Abbott and Mrs. Blodgett are scheduling virtual senior meetings with guidance counselors on asynchronous days. Senior meetings are important as they help plan for life after high school. Seniors will receive an invitation to a virtual meeting through their LA email including the Google Meet link, date, and time.
Virtual College Visits ~ SENIORS & Interested Juniors
College representatives are meeting with students. Click here for the virtual college visit schedule and note we continue to add new colleges to the list frequently.
All Google Meet links for virtual college visits are available on Naviance and the LA Guidance Events Calendar.
Financial Aid Help Sessions
The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) opening date is October 1, 2020. For help understanding financial aid for college, FAME (The Finance Authority of Maine) is holding a series of virtual financial aid information sessions between September 15 and September 29 … read more and get meeting links.
Seniors ~ Scholarships Available
For the current list of scholarships available, log in to Naviance. Scholarships are available for all seniors at this time! Email Mrs. Blodgett in the Guidance Office at email@example.com if you need assistance.
JUNIORS ~ Junior PSAT:
On Wednesday, October 14th, LA will administer the PSAT/NMSQT to interested juniors. Juniors thinking about attending a four-year college or university are advised to take the PSAT, but it is NOT mandatory. There is no make-up day for the PSAT. Juniors must arrive by 7:45am with #2 pencils and a scientific calculator. Dismissal from the test is expected around 11:30 am. If you have any questions or concerns, please email Ms. Gleason (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Seniors! Check your email and fill out your Senior Survey! This survey is critical a critical first step in planning your future!