College & Career

College Application Process & Post High School Planning:

Colorado Free Application Day$!  October 19th through the 21st

PSD Post-High School Planning Nights:

  • PSD Financial Aid Night - virtual -October 21st, 6:30-8:00PM
    • Sponsored by CSU and open to all high school students & families
    • Learn about paying for college, including the FAFSA, grants, loans, scholarships, financial award letters, etc.
    • Join Zoom Meeting:

      PSD FINANCIAL AID NIGHT

 

Transcript Request Process - email your counselor 

Letters of Recommendation - give teachers at least 3 weeks notice

Essays - proof read and personalize 

Common Application:  https://www.commonapp.org

SAT or ACT Test - have scores sent to directly to colleges - Khan Academy & Xello test prep

SAT at PGA:  April 13th 

College Campus visits - in person and virtual

Financial Aid:

 - FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid: www.fafsa.ed.gov - opens October 1st

  • FAFSA Fun Day at FRCC - get help completing the FAFSA at FRCC- date TBD

- COF: College Opportunity Fund = In-State Tuition!  www.collegeincolorado.org 

- Scholarships, grants, loans:

  • www.fastweb.com

  • The Boettcher Foundation Scholarship is open.  Click here for flyer and more information. 

  • The Daniels Scholarship Program Application is now open.  Visit the Daniels Fund website for more information.  The application deadline is November 15th at 4:00Pm. 

  • College websites

  • Local Scholarship Packet - December

  • PTO - $500 - May

  • NCAA, ASCENT?

Seniors:

Jostens Meeting to order caps and gowns, date TBD.   

Graduation!  Wednesday, May 18th 12:30 pm at the Lincoln Center!