College Application Process
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THE CLASS OF 2020
Schroeder CEEB Code: 335 853
SAT - register online at College Board
ACT - register online at ACT
Test Date 10/05 Deadline 09/06
Test Date 11/02 Deadline 10/03
Test Date 12/07 Deadline 11/08
Test Date 10/26 Deadline 09/20
Test Date 12/14 Deadline 11/08
*** You will have the OPTION to send your PSAT, SAT, AP and ACT scores with your transcript! Make sure your scores are in Naviance - check them under the About Me tab - My Stuff - Test Scores ***
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COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS:
If the college you are applying to uses the Common Application (CA), please use it -
this includes the SUNY colleges
common app – you need to use Firefox or Chrome
User name: your personal email address - not your school email
Password: First initial uppercase, last initial lowercase, student ID# and two !! symbols
Click the college search tab and add at least one college
Click the common app tab: go to the education tab and add Schroeder as your high school
Click the my colleges tab – pick any college then click on:
Recommenders and FERPA
Do FERPA release authorization
Check I have fully read…
I waive my right…
I understand that my waiver…
Sign, date and save
Go to Naviance Student Naviance
Username: your email address
Password: student ID#
Go to “College” tab and click on “Colleges I am applying to” and add your colleges.
Click on the Match Accounts tab - enter your CA email address - hit Match Accounts tab – now we will be able to send electronic submissions – CA and Naviance “talk” to each other so they have to match
Most SUNY colleges use the Common Application. Please DO NOT use the SUNY application.
Monroe Community College applicants - go to www.monroecc.edu to use their free online application.
Complete “Transcript Release Form”. They are available in the Counseling Center and outside of the registrar’s office. Our registrar is Lucia Potenza, 670-5010
See back for Helpful Hints when completing the online common application
LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION:
If you need a letter from your counselor, fill out the “bio for letter of rec” under the “About Me” tab. For teachers, ask in person then request it in Naviance under the Colleges tab - you will be able to tell if they have been submitted.
COLLEGE APP PROCESS FOR PARENTS: - Wednesday, September 25, 6:30pm - 8:00pm at Schroeder HS
Under the “College” tab in Naviance Student you will find a list of scholarships in the “scholarships and money” area. You can also do a search on fastweb.com and finaid.org and scholar snapp in the CA.
FAFSA - get your FSA ID now; the FAFSA can be filed starting October 1st - you will use your 2018 tax info
Financial Aid Night -- October 8 at 6:00 pm at Schroeder High School
Helpful info for completing various sections of the Common Application (CA)
Schroeder CEEB Code: 335 853
Date of Entry: 09/2016
Graduation Date: 06/2020
School Counselor Information: TITLE: School Counselor
|A-Ch||Ms Elissa Ostrander||585-670-5055|
|G-K||Ms Marcia Enck||585-670-5255|
|L-Ng||Ms Martha Henry||585-670-5095|
|Ni-Sh||Dr. Patty Cooke||585-670-5101|
|Si-Z||Mr. Jim Barilla||585-670-5249|
Class Rank Reporting: None
Graduating Class Size: 355
Cumulative GPA: this is on your transcript
GPA Scale: 100
GPA Weighting: Unweighted
Current Year Courses: Be sure to list all of your classes - both first semester (fall) and second semester (spring) classes and PE – you can only list 10 courses.
You can add 10 activities - IN ORDER OF IMPORTANCE TO YOU. You can rearrange the order.
Be sure to complete the supplements if your college(s) requires them – this can be found on the Dashboard – on your Common App home page.
Early Decision Agreement – Be sure to complete the early decision agreement if you are applying early decision (ED); counselors will sign their ED form in Naviance.
You can only do this for one college if you intend to apply early decision.
The first step is a print preview. If you are satisfied with the preview, click continue on the bottom and you will be routed to the school's payment page. Once the payment has been completed you need to sign, date, and submit.
Teacher Evaluation Forms/Recommendation Letters: Teachers will upload these to Naviance
Counselor School Report/Recommendation: Counselors will do this in Naviance
Many colleges will still require you to send official SAT/ACT score reports to them - this will be your responsibility.