College Counseling

Dear Cicero Prep Students and Families-

During this time,  please stay safe and know that The Office of College Counseling at Cicero Prep will continue to guide you through the college admissions process.  For current students in Grade 12–rest assured that we are all in this together. Universities are making accommodations due to school closures in Arizona and nationwide.  For students in Grade 11 or below who are just beginning the college search process, your courses and testing schedule may be disrupted but these adjustments that have been required in this time of caution need not negatively affect your chances of admission.  Please contact your College Counselor with any questions and to continue planning at krandolphgonzalez@ciceroprep.org.

For all students in high school, important college-related actions will be posted daily in Google Classroom through the end of the 2019-2020 school year.

Testing Updates:  Updated April 1

SAT School Day at Cicero Prep has been cancelled.  It will not be re-scheduled.

SAT has cancelled the May 2 administration. Get the latest SAT updates here.

ACT has cancelled the April administration.  Get the latest ACT updates here.

 

Upcoming Virtual Events:

March — Junior College Planning Meetings (virtual meetings begin March 23)

March 23 — Senior Graduation Survey 2020 (in Google Classroom) – Due May 4.

Available now! — College Planning Workshop for Parents of Juniors and Financial Planning Workshop.

March 30 — All students begin College Counseling via Google Classroom. Check for assignments daily.

Available now! — Virtual Grand Canyon University visit; Admissions information here,  Videos

Available now! — Flinn Scholarship Information Session (Grades 10, 11) Online Session Available Here

 

Naviance College & Career Search

Naviance College & Career Search

Naviance allows students to search for colleges, keep a college list, sign-up for college information sessions, build a resume, research careers, study for the SAT and ACT, and much more. All students in grades 9, 10, 11, and 12 at Cicero Prep have been assigned a Naviance account. Please see your College Counselor for more information.

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Summer Programs 2020

Summer Programs 2020

Explore summer enrichment camps, programs, competitions, and service opportunities for middle and high school students in this downloadable PDF.

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University Testing

University Testing

For the latest information on test cancellations and new testing dates for 2020, check here.

The college admissions testing landscape is ever-changing. Our Office of College Counseling can help you better understand the value of the SAT, ACT, SAT Subject Tests, and more.

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Resources to learn about grants, loans, and scholarships available to Cicero Prep students.

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School Profile & Contact Information

School Profile & Contact Information

Information for university representatives.

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Applying To College In This Time of Crisis

Applying To College In This Time of Crisis

Please read this open letter to high school students regarding applying to college in this time of crisis. It's a powerful, reassuring, and heartfelt letter from UChicago Dean of Admissions James Nondorf.

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Distance Learning Resources

Distance Learning Resources

Explore tips for enhancing your college applications in a time of distance learning.

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