John B. Alexander - Meet Your College Admission Counselors

 

Hi Seniors!

We hope this unique year has gotten off to a strong start for you! Thank you for your patience as we dealt with schedule issues for the first few weeks.  We are eager to move on to Post High School Planning and College Application information!!

 

           

Here is some important information about how we will support you with your applications:

Building a List of Colleges I'm Applying To

 

Video:  Building a List of Colleges I am Applying To

 

  Town Hall Q & A 

Senior lesson on College Application Process 

Enter the code SEMFO to access the class here.

 The video references Naviance tutorials here.

Senior Blitz Appointment

Counselors will meet with each senior for a brief (15 minute) discussion about graduation requirements and post high school plans. We will help you with your next steps and give you helpful resources.

  1. BEFORE your appointment, please:
    1. Watch the Senior Lesson in Teams
    2. Complete the Senior Blitz form found in the Class of 2021 Team
    3. Book your appointment with your counselor.

Common Application:

    1. Counselor Questionnaire – provide interesting, unique details that will help us write a rich letter.
    2. College application list and deadlines
    3. Upload a resume (example is posted in the Class of 2021 Team)
    4. Submit the Signed FERPA Waiver

Essay Help & College Visits

 

* Enter “Parent” in the Name bar, leave the Optional bar blank. 

 

 

 

Transcripts

  • Transcripts for College Applications – Transcripts will be submitting to colleges in October.  Students may request them at any time.
  • Make sure you turn in the BSD FERPA waiver to Ms. Aldridge
  • Transcripts for coaches, scholarships, NCAA, etc. please email Ms. Aldridge

College Application Resources:

* Enter “Parent” in the Name bar, leave the Optional bar blank.   

** To hear the presentation, make sure it runs as a slideshow. 

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