Life After High School
  • Welcome to the VdLHS College & Career Center!

     

    Every student needs a post-secondary plan. The College and Career Center is here to help you create and achieve yours. 

    Resources include:

    College/Career Center- Information available on universities, community colleges, CTE programs, trade schools, employment, military, summer programs, gap year, financial aid and more. 

    Colleges at VdLHS - Speak with admissions officers during Flextime presentations and lunchtime visits. Find out who is coming to campus at our College Visit page. Information also available via announcements, weekly blast, Naviance Student, school calendar. 

    College Intake Appointments with Vista Counselors Beginning August 26, seniors who are applying to private or out of state colleges may make a college intake appointment with their counselor by seeing Mrs. Reid after September 3.   

    Financial Aid/Scholarship Resources - Student Scholarship Workshops, parent help with the FAFSA, and scholarship resources are available through the College/Career Center.

    Flextime Presentations and Workshops- Sign up to attend a Flextime workshop on topics including resume building, interview skills, college exploration, career exploration, FAFSA and Scholarships, course planning. 

    Peer Tutor Program - Students who have completed a class with an A or B, with teacher's approval, may sign up to be on the Peer Tutor List.  Students are paid $11 per hour.  The  current Peer Tutor List and applications can be found on the Vista Naviance Home Page under "document resources." 

    Military Options- Recruiters will be on campuse first and third Mondays of the month, in the quad, during both lunches.

    Internship, Training and Job Opportunities- Internship and summer program information located in binder in College/Career Center and posted to announcements and weekly blast as information is received. Job opportunities listed on job board in College/Career Center. 

    Scholarships- Information and applications for local, state and national scholarships available in Naviance Student and in scholarship binder in College/Career Center. 

    Naviance- Assist with questions and provide training on naviance tools. 

      

    Please stop by to see me in the College/Career Center if you have questions, suggestions, ideas for programs. Have a great year!

     

    Karen Reid

    College/Career Center Clerk

    Vista del Lago High School (Monday, Tuesday, Friday)

    916-294-2410 x 415138

    kreid@fcusd.org