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Check out our upcoming College Presentations! You can sign up to attend by filling out the form below or by coming into the College & Career Center in the Library!
Stanford University – Tuesday, September 5th – Intervention
UCLA – Wednesday, September 6th – Intervention
UC Santa Cruz – Wednesday, September 13th – 9:30 AM
University of Nevada, Reno – Thursday, September 14th – Intervention
Colorado Mesa University – TBD
UC Santa Barbara – Wednesday, September 20th – 8:00 AM
University of the Pacific – Wednesday, September 20th – Intervention
Columbia University – Tuesday, September 26th – 9:30 AM
Sacramento State – TBD
UC Berkeley – Tuesday, October 3rd – Intervention
UC San Diego – Friday, October 27th – 8:00 AM
Chico State – TBD
Sign up in the College & Career Center!
Happy Summer Titans!
Need a work permit over the summer? Independence High School processes them from June 7th to August 4th! Print out a work permit application form here and head over to Independence to get it processed! Details below:
Hey Titan Seniors!
Did you know that we have a whole bunch of Scholarships given by local donors that are ONLY for students in our District? Check out guidelines and the full list here!
All applications are due no later than February 28th at 3:00 PM! No exceptions!
Did you know they host Parent Information Nights? Check it out:
Sign up here!
Did you know deadlines are almost here for four different speech contests?! Students in ANY grade may enter and the winners of each contest, as well as some of the runners up, will receive cash prizes! For more information, see Mr. Parris – but hurry, time’s almost up to enter!
Here’s the topics:
Lion’s Club: “Is the Right to Privacy a threat to our National Security?”
Optimist Club: “What the World Gains from Optimism”
Rotary Club: “Serving Humanity”
AAUW: “Is it time to pass the Equal Rights Amendment?”
Don’t miss out!
Please keep in mind the following when applying to any UC:
1. Test Scores: Official SAT with Writing/Essay, ACT with Writing, SAT Subject Tests and TOEFL scores need to ONLY be sent to ONE campus – UC will share scores with all campuses to which a student applies. IELTS scores, however, must be sent to each UC campus. The SAT Subject Exams are not required, but encouraged for some majors.
2. Test Dates in November/December: For students who will take exams in November and December they must:
a. report planned SAT, ACT, SAT Subject, TOEFL, and IELTS test dates on the application
b. then log back into their UC application to self-report scores after they are received
c. order official scores from the testing agencies by the end of December.
3. Fee Waivers: Fees for up to four campuses can be waived for qualified students. UC’s fee waiver program, which is part of the UC application, is for U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and applicants eligible for AB540 benefits. UC also accepts fee waivers from The College Board and NACAC. Waivers cannot be combined or used for more than four campuses.
The following are not required at the time of application submission:
1. Transcripts: Official transcripts should not be submitted unless a UC campus directly contacts a student to request it.
2. Official AP/IB Scores: Students must self-report all exams taken and only submit an official score report if they accept an offer of admission to one UC campus. The official score report must be received by July 15.
3. Letters of recommendation: UC does not require letters of recommendation. However, a campus may specifically request a letter or two directly from some applicants.
4. SAT Subject Tests: UC does not require SAT Subject Tests to apply for admission. Specific programs at UC recommend SAT Subject Tests to demonstrate mastery in certain subjects. Click here to see the optional SAT Subject Test recommendations.
If you have any questions about these things or anything else about the application, contact the UC Application Center, your go-to resource for all application questions!
(800) 207-1710 — toll free in the United States
(310) 513-2715 — outside the United States
November hours (PST)
November 1–18: Monday–Friday, 8 am–10 pm
November 19–20 (Saturday & Sunday): Closed
November 21–23: Monday–Wednesday, 8 am–11 pm
November 24 (Thanksgiving Day holiday): Closed
November 25–27: Friday–Sunday, 8 am–11 pm
November 28–30: Monday–Wednesday, 8 am–midnight
UC Application Center
P.O. Box 1432
Bakersfield, CA 93302
College applications are in full swing, FAFSA is open, and you made it through the first half of the semester! Now it’s time to start thinking about scholarships and volunteering!
Check out these great scholarship & volunteer opportunities! Click on the links for more details!
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship – Scholarships are awarded based on Academics, Leadership, and Financial Need. Students must be a US citizen who are planning to pursue a four-year degree full time. See website for more details. Due by November 30.
Schwab Rosenhouse – Must have lived in El Dorado, Placer, Yolo, or Sacramento County for at least two years prior to the time of application and be planning to enroll in a two or four year college/university/vocational/technical institution located within 100 miles of the Sacramento County Courthouse. See website for more details. Due by February 9.
Ronald McDonald House Scholarship – Scholarships are awarded based on financial need, community involvement, academic achievements, records, scholarships, and an essay. See website for more details. Due by January 18.
SMART Scholarship – Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and be able to participate in summer internships at Department of Defense laboratories. Great opportunity if you plan to have a career in STEM fields! See website for more details. Due by December 1.
Sixt Scholarship – Must have a minimum 3.7 GPA (unweighted) and be planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college. Scholarships are given based on academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual family or personal circumstances, financial need, and recommendation. See website for more details. Due by November 30.
Teens Essay Scholarship – Must submit a 1,200-1,500 word essay that answers how Alzheimer’s disease has changed or impacted your life and what you have learned about yourself, your family, and/or your community through dealing with Alzheimer’s. Due by February 15.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Student of the Year – A campaign for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are interested in and enthusiastic about volunteerism, philanthropy, community outreach, and leadership. Students must submit an application and along with a parent or adult mentor, meet with LLS staff in order to be considered for selection. If selected, students will participate in a campaign to raise awareness and money and be eligible for a scholarship. See website for details. Due by November 18th.
Friends of the Library – November 3-5 Friends of the Sacramento Public Library need volunteers to set up, clean up, and wave signs for the Fall Book Sale at the North Highlands-Antelope Library. There are various shifts available and volunteers can work as many or as few hours as they wish. Sign up with Stefanie Buckmaster. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text (916) 847-4085.
Are you a Senior?
Do you need money for college?
Do you have community service experience?
Apply for the Antelope Lions Club Scholarship!
There are 4 $500 scholarship available!
Applications are due May 18th. See Ms. Goudy if you have any questions.
Download the application here: Antelope Lions Scholarship!
Eugene and Thora Chin Scholarship Fund (Due 4/15)
Raymond Nelson Scholarship Fund (Due 4/15)
The Kristi Karacozoff Memorial Scholarship (Due 4/15)
H. Ernest & Helen L. Johnson Memorial Fund (Due 4/18)
The Diane Dawson Memorial Scholarship ( Due 4/22)
The Graydon and Myrth Fox Scholarship (Due 4/22)
The Mark McCollum “Ride On” Scholarship (Due 4/25)
Morton & Susan Rumberg Scholarship (Due 4/25)
Philip M. Dowd Memorial Scholarship (Due 4/25)
James McClatchy 25-Year Club Scholarship Fund (Due 4/29)
California Capital Airshow Scholarship (Due 5/16)
The Max and Nadine Dimick Scholarship (Due 5/31))
The Nadine Dimick Nursing Scholarship (Due 5/31)