What: Do you have a resume that needs some fine-tuning? Have you participated in academic and extracurricular experiences that you aren’t sure how to incorporate into your resume? If so, join us for a resume and interview skills workshop to develop your resume into something that gets the attention of potential employers! You will also have the opportunity to participate in mock interviews with local employers. Sign-up here!
When: Thursday, March 21st during Homeroom
Why attend this event? This is a great way to learn more about the programs HACC has to offer, as well as attend a variety of faculty-led workshops in healthcare, engineering, psychology, business, english, and more! You will also learn about dual enrollment opportunities and tour the Lancaster campus. Lunch will be provided. Penn Manor will be hosting a field trip to this event, so stop down in the counseling office to pick up an informational flier and permission slip. Completed permission slips are due back to the counseling office by March 22nd. Attending this event can also be used as the college visit component of your graduation project!
Who? Rising juniors and seniors, students who have already been admitted to HACC for fall 2019, undecided seniors, and students interested in dual enrollment should consider attending this event.
Where? HACC’s Lancaster Campus, East Building, Room 203
When? Friday April 12, 2019 from 9am-1pm
I will be holding a question and answer session about using Kaleidoscope, the program utilized by PMEF for scholarship submission on March 13th during homeroom in the counseling office conference room. If you have any questions or are having any problems with the application process please send me an email at email@example.com to let me know that you would be interested in attending. Thanks, Mrs. Ulmer
10th and 11th grade students who are planning to attend a Four Year College should consider applying to attend Camp College! If you don’t know how or where to begin with the college search and application process this is a 2 night program designed to get you on the right path!
Camp College East 2019
Tuesday, July 30 –Thursday, August 1 Cabrini University (30 minutes outside of Philadelphia)
Camp College is an intensive three day/two night workshop designed for rising high school seniors and juniors. Paired with mentors, participants will learn about all aspects of the college search and application process, experience life in the residence halls, learn about financial aid, standardized test exams and have a lot of fun! At the end of Camp College, we expect that the students will be equipped with the tools to navigate the college application process. For more information click on the link below to apply!
Attention Juniors & Seniors!
The Spring ASVAB will be held on Wednesday, March 27th during blocks 1 & 2.
The ASVAB is a test used for military entrance as well as for further career development. The ASVAB has eight test areas: General Science, Arithmetic Reasoning, Word Knowledge, Paragraph Comprehension, Mathematics Knowledge, Electronics Information, Auto and Shop Information and Mechanical Comprehension. The test will help you identify your skills in various areas and link them to careers of your interest.
Please click here if you would like to take the spring ASVAB. You can sign up until March 20th.
If you have any questions, please see your counselor!
10th and 11th grade: Are you interested in completing college credits early?
The Dual Enrollment meeting for students interested in taking courses this FALL 2019 will be held during homeroom (10:20-11:20) Tuesday, March 5th in the LIBRARY. A representative from Millersville and HACC will present information about Dual Enrollment courses.
* Students who have already taken a dual enrollment course need to attend this meeting if you are applying for a FALL 2019 course. This meeting will go over any updates to the dual enrollment process.
Date: Tuesday, March 5th
Time: 10:20-11:20 (Homeroom)
Sign-up now or in the school counseling office
Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences will be holding an open house on Thursday, February 21 from 5 PM – 8 PM. You will receive a tour of the facilities and an introduction to various healthcare professions including Radiography, Nuclear Medicine, Nursing, EMT, Paramedic, Surgical Tech and more!
To register for the open house, please visit the following link: https://www.pacollege.edu/events/open-house-02-21-2019/.
Attention all current seniors: The counseling department invites you to join us in the library on Thursday, February 21st during homeroom for a PA Work Aware/Skill Up seminar. This online program allows you to complete modules and earn industry-recognized credentials that could make you a more desirable candidate for employment! Make sure to bring your computer, as you will learn how to use the Metrix Learning Online program to develop an individualized work preparedness plan. Make sure to sign up here, and you will get a pass from your block 1 teacher to attend.
What? Students will learn about in-demand careers from a panel of speakers, including a Nutritionist (Universal Health Club), an Occupational Therapist (Schreiber Pediatrics), a Clinical Mental Health Therapist (Kissel Hill Counseling), and a Registered Nurse (St. Anne’s Retirement Community). Speakers will take turns providing important information relevant to their occupation, required education, exciting job trends, and more!
When? February 26 during Block 2.
Who? Students who are interested in learning more about the many job opportunities within the Health & Social Sciences career field should attend. Make sure to Sign-up here!
February 28, 2019 6-8 pm
Who Should Attend-
• Students looking for a summer job
• Students wanting to explore post high school career options
• Parents/Guardians seeking to improve a current employment situation