8th grade Science testing May 20 - 24th -----Annie Jr. May 30th ------ 8th grade Knott's permission slip and $ due by May 31st. ----- Yearbook signing June 10th ----- 8th grade class goes to Knott's June 11th ----- 8th grade breakfast June 12th ----- Promotion June 13th 9 AM ----- Congratulations to Zamboni's Teacher of the Year - Ms. Camiling (7th grade Math) ------ Congratulations to Zamboni's Classified Employee of the Year - Janet Palomares -----LAST WEEK TO PURCHASE YEARBOOKS on sale at break for an early bird price of $30 - Order yours before they sell out!
College & Career Readiness
Our goal is to help prepare you for college and your future career. This involves learning about different college and career opportunities, as well as exploring your unique interest, abilities and goals.
For more information on CSULB, check out their website here!
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Words to Know
"A-G" requirements: classes that students must take (and pass with a "C" or higher!) in high school in order to apply to a 4-year college
A - 2 years of social studies
B - 4 years of language arts
C - 3 years of math
D - 2 years of science
E - 2 years of a language other than English
F - 1 year of a visual or performing art
G - 1 year of a college prep elective
ACT/SAT: an exam that students must take in high school in order to apply to most 4-year colleges
extracurricular activities: anything that you are involved in that is not related to the classes you take at school (Examples: joining a sports team, playing a musical instrument, taking dance lessons, volunteering in your community, participating in religious activities)
financial aid: money that helps pay for college
grant: money given to students based on family income
scholarship: money given to students based on academic or other achievements
GPA: the average of your grades over time
major: a subject or area of study that represents a college student's main interest
personal statement: essays that students write about themselves as part of some college application processes
resume: a summary of a person's education, work/volunteer experiences, and skills
College and Career Center
Come to the College and Career Center to use computers to do research or browse the informational boards and brochures!