Counsellor Information

Have you thought about Norquest lately? Want to attend Post-Secondary but the other institutions do not have what you are looking for?  Check out Norquest.

 

Norquest College in Edmonton’s Downtown Core has so much to offer!

 

New Programs Include:

 

  • Arts and Sciences University Transfer Program - Take your first year of Arts or Sciences at Norquest and transfer to an Alberta University for Year Two! 100% of last year’s students are now in a University program.

 

  • Environmental Protection Technology Diploma
  • Hemp Industry
  • Settlement Studies Diploma
  • Justice Diploma
  • Disability Studies Diploma
  • Dental and Optical Office Assistant Certificates

 

Business Studies

Community Studies

Health Studies - The Practical Nurse Program has tremendous career potential



Open House is October 26 from 9:00 - 3:00

Post-Secondary Information Guide

Copy and paste the link for an information guide to applying to Post-Secondary in Alberta!

 

 

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1q_cqYs4UWZKmGe_maQ0YjcKXLzPNaeZmQ1LkVa7D4gA/edit?usp=sharing

 

 

 

Post-Secondary Applications


With applications opening on Oct. 1 please be sure to check the program information for any changes to admission requirements to the programs you are applying for. You should also be looking for important dates and submission of documents requirements for each program. 

The website for applying to Alberta institutions is www.applyalberta.ca.

Programs that are first qualified first admitted should be applied for early and please complete all applications by Dec. 1. 

After applying you will be given a student portal access, this is where ALL offers of admission or requests for additional information will be sent, please check this regularly.

See Ms. Labrecque for any questions.

Horatio Alger Scholarship!

To learn more and apply, visit www.horatioalger.ca/en/scholarships.

Application Deadline: October 25

New Bursary Alert!

Bosco Foundation

Please check the following website for details and application information for a new bursary.

http://www.boscofoundation.com/bursaries

12 Bursaries: 
$30,000.00 dollars annually.

  • $ 5,000.00 x 3
  • $ 3,000.00 x 3
  • $ 1,000.00 x 6

SCHOLARSHIPS!

Please come check out the bulletin board in Student Services for new scholarship information! Posters will be put up as they arrive.

CANNABIS INFORMATION SHEET FOR PARENTS!

https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/assets/info/pf/if-pf-drugsafe-cannabis-parents-caregivers.pdf

CREDIT CHECK - Do YOU have your MY PASS account?

Students - make sure you have your My Pass account set up, especially our Grade 12 students. You will be able to view your diploma exam marks in your My Pass Account mid-February.

It's also important for all grade 10-12 students to monitor credits and course enrollments to ensure there are no errors.

To set up your account, all you need is your Alberta Student Number and a personal email address (not your school email address). Stop in at the office to get your ASN.

Visit: https://public.education.alberta.ca/PASI/myPass/welcome

Click on "Sign in with Education Account"

Enter your personal email address, and click "I'm new sign me up"

Fill out the remaining information. A PIN Access code will be mailed to you in about a week to allow you to complete the login process. Parents can create an account for themselves the exact same way.

If you need help with this, you are welcome to stop in at the office and we can help you set this up.

SCHOLARSHIPS!

 

PLACES TO LOOK:

Alis.alberta.ca/scholarships

 www.ScholarTree.com

www.studentawards.com

   Company websites

Bank Websites

Parents`Work

scholarshipscanada.com

Post-Secondary Institution Financial Awards Office

St. André Bessette Awards Program (Spring 2019)

Rutherford Scholarship (Aug.1)

The 2018-19 Alexander Rutherford High School Achievement Scholarship application will be shut down for annual maintenance on Friday, April 26, 2019.Here are some key points you can provide to students:Any 'Work in Progress' applications students have not submitted to Student Aid will be deleted from the system on Friday, April 26. Students will be able to log into their existing Alberta Student Aid accounts in early August to apply online for the new 2019-20 Alexander Rutherford High School Achievement Scholarship.The Rutherford Scholarship application was previously made available in early June, however Alberta Scholarships and Awards has aligned all application cycles to August 1.  

 

RAP and Trades

 

Tips:

https://www.macleans.ca/education/six-secrets-to-winning-scholarships/

 

 

High School Math Courses Explained!

 

 

 

 

 

 

Math 10C is Math Common. This is the Math course that is required for Math 20-1 and 20-2.  Both are UNIVERSITY LEVEL MATH COURSES.

 

Take Math 20-1 if you are interested in:

  • Math
  • Science
  • Medicine
  • Engineering
  • Business
  • Kinesiology

 

Take Math 20-2 if you are interested in:

  • Arts
  • Nursing
  • Fine Arts
  • Education
  • Physical Education

Take Math 20-3 if you are interested in:

  • Most Certificate programs
  • Most Diploma programs
  • Trade programs
  • You have 5 other courses to submit to a Degree program for admission