Interested In Science and Technology?
Student Interactions with Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (SISTEM) gives high school students the opportunity to learn about various STEM careers and research through a diverse set of talks and activities. These exciting events will be held at UNLV's Engineering Dept. throughout the spring of 2017. Deadline to apply is February 3, 2017.
The not-rich kid's guide...
The not-rich kid’s guide to graduating from college with almost no debt.
The College Board has made PSAT scores from the October administration of the test available through their website. Students should have received an email from the College Board with this information. Please note that the information bubbled on the PSAT forms MUST match your College Board account in order to access scores. Please contact the College Board at 866.433.7728 with any concerns
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Nevada JobConnect Youth
Dedicated to educating and preparing Nevada youth and young adults to make smart employment and career decisions.
Nursing Schools Guide
Interested in a career in nursing? At Nursing Schools Guide, we pride ourselves on researching nearly every nursing school, degree program, and career.
Go To College Nevada
This site provides Nevada Students with information on Why College, College Preperation, paying for college, resources, and more.
CCSD College and Career Planning Guide
CCSD has created a College and Career Transitional Planning Guide for High School Students. Below is a link to the guide.
College Admissions: Prepare Early
This CBS Money Watch articular outlines "What Do Schools Really Care About?" This the important information in this articular outlines what colleges really care about for admissions. It outlines factors of "considerable Importance" as well as those that "don't matter".
Attention Juniors and Seniors
FREE ACT PREP- EdReady is a personalized college readiness system to help you prepare for your college and career goals. This is a web-based program designed to help asses your college math readiness and follow prescribed learning targets to fill in knowledge gaps. EdReady is available through Canvas Learning Management Systems. All 11th & 12th grade students will be registered in ACT101AAO-ACT preparation. You will use your Active Directory credentials to log into Canvas and access EdReady.
Current Students: Fill out a request form located in the registrar’s office. Transcript will be ready within 24-48 hours. Please bring a photo ID when transcript is ready for pickup.
Palo Verde Graduates/Non-Enrolled: It’s simple, speedy, and secure! Transcript requests will be processed within 10 business days. Just go to http://transcripts.ccsd.net.
Financial Aid have deadlines for all applications. In addition many schools may need to complete the FAFSA application as part of the registration process.
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