College Counseling Events

Welcome to College Counseling Events. These are done throughout the year to help students and parents with the college admissions process, and also financial aid. Please contact your college counselor if you have any questions!

Events

Senior Parent & Student College Admission Forum

Senior Parent & Student College Admission Forum

Wednesday, August 22nd @ 6:30 (CGHS Main Theater)

An evening for senior parents and students to learn about the steps to applying to college - application deadlines, how to send standardized test scores, teacher recommendations, essays and a general time line. Please come with questions!

Presentation from College Admissions Forum

Junior Jumpstart

Junior Jumpstart

Tuesday, September 11th @ 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. (CGHS Main Theater)

An evening designed to introduce juniors and their parents to the college search and application process. Panelists from public and private universities will address topics related to college selection, application review, campus visits, and current trends in admission. Representatives are coming from various institutions and a list will be posted closer to the event. A Q&A session concludes the event.

Freshman & Sophomore Parent & Student College Night

Freshman & Sophomore Parent & Student College Night

Wednesday, October 24th @ 5:30 (CGHS Main Theater)

An evening designed to address the questions and concerns that parents and students have about college admissions. We will discuss what colleges look for, how students can start planning for college while at the same time enjoying their high school career. Let us answer your questions and put your mind at ease!

Freshman Sophomore College Forum Presentation

Financial Aid Workshop- Open to all Students & Parents

Financial Aid Workshop- Parents & Students in all grades

Wednesday, October 24th @ 6:45 p.m. (CGHS Main Theater)

This presentation by David Gelinas, Senior Associate Dean and Director of Financial Aid at Davidson College, will help families financially prepare for applying to college. Mr. Gelinas will explain how universities award financial aid and scholarships, introduce the documents required to apply for aid, and answer questions.

Financial Aid Help from College Counseling

Freshman & Sophomore Parent Forums

Freshman & Sophomore Parent Forums

Dates below (CGHS Plant Ops)

Did you miss the Freshman/Sophomore College Nights? Come and join us and get your burning questions answered by the College Counselors. The forums are run with audience-generated questions and will all cover the same topics, so please pick the forum that best fits your schedule.

Thursday, December 6th @ 7:30 a.m.

Wednesday, March 13th @ 7:30 a.m. 

 

Junior Parent College Forum

Junior Parent College Forum

Wednesday, November 7th @ 12:00 (CGHS Plant Ops)

Did you miss Junior Jumpstart? Come and join us for an overview about what your junior should be doing this year in order to be prepared to apply to college next fall.

 

Paving the Way to College - Sophomore Students & Parents

Paving the Way to College - Sophomore Students & Parents

Tuesday, April 30th @ 6:30 p.m. (CGHS Main Theater)

As you approach the summer before junior year this event will provide tools and direction to make the most out of the summer and starting the junior year. We will discuss visiting colleges, how to create a college list and standardized tests as well as answering all your burning questions.