Annual Parent/Guardian Survey
Dear A-TECH Parents/Guardians,
Please complete the annual Parent/Guardian Survey now through December 22 at http://ccsd.net/district/surveys.
The survey is only 20 short questions and should take less than 5 minutes to complete. You also do not need your student’s ID number and can simply select, “Advanced Technologies Academy” from the dropdown menu.
This survey will provide our school with valuable feedback for the School Organization Team.
This a reminder that the Free Application for Federal Student Aid opened on October 1st. If you plan to receive aid from the federal government in order to help pay for college, It is imperative that you go online to www.fafsa.ed.gov and fill out the 2018/2019 FAFSA as soon as possible. Remember that federal and university aid is first come, first serve. It is recommended you complete the FAFSA by Nov 1st as this is the priority deadline for UNLV and other college institutions. If you want to ensure you receive to most aid and scholarship opportunities possible, make sure you fill out the FAFSA immediately. If you have any questions, please see Ms. Romero in the counseling office.
Students are reminded that school attendance is required by law and documentation must be submitted to the attendance office to excuse absences for unavoidable circumstances. Documentation should be submitted within three days of the absence. A student with an unexcused absence is considered truant. Additionally, all A-TECH students sign a magnet contract which specifies that any student with five or more unexcused absences per semester will be placed on magnet probation. Any student with five or more unexcused absences will be placed on magnet probation at semester. Ninth through eleventh grade students who are placed on probation for absences or tardies will have one semester to improve attendance and can potentially lose magnet status due to attendance violations. Seniors will have one quarter to improve attendance and will lose the ability to participate in all activities if attendance does not adequately improve. If you have not submitted documentation to the...
Carnegie Mellon University offers Summer Pre-College Programs in AP, Architecture, Art, Design, Drama, Music, & National High School Game Academy. Limited tuition waivers available. Visit https://admission.enrollment.cmu.edu/pages/pre-college/.
Yale Young Global Scholars is a selective leadership-development summer program for high school students from around the world. Different sessions include: Politics, Law, & Economics; Biological & Biomedical Science; Sustainable Development & Social Entrepreneurship; International Affairs & Security; Applied Science & Engineering; and more. Scholarships and financial aid are available. Application deadline is February 6, 2018. Visit https://globalscholars.yale.edu.
University of Virginia Summer College Experience applications for talented high school students will be available in December. Visit https://summer.virginia.edu/uva-advance for more information.
Harvard Summer Programs applications open in December for high school students ages 15-18. Visit www.summer.harvard.edu/high-school-programs for more information.
The Southern Nevada Regional Scholarship Pageant is now recruiting young women in grades 9-12 for pageants in January and February 2018. The Recruitment Meeting will be November 28th, 5:00pm, at the Coffee Bean across from UNLV (4550 S Maryland Pkwy). The local director is an A-TECH alum! Local title winners move on to the Miss Nevada’s Outstanding Teen Scholarship Pageant. Gain confidence, interview skills, and time management skills while competing for college scholarship money. For more information visit www.missnevada.org or www.missschs.org. You can also contact the local director by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration for SUU TECS Summer Camp (June 11-14, 2018) opens at the end of November. This is for students ages 14-18 who are interested in technology, engineering or computer science. The cost is very reasonable. Visit www.suu.edu/cose/summercamp.html for more information.
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official. Deadline – June 19, 2018 Amount of Award – $500.00 The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community.. Please visit our website at http://www.bigsunathletics.com to learn how to apply.
School is out Thanksgiving week for CCSD. Commit 90 minutes on one of your days off to complete the FAFSA. Set a reminder on your phone today!
FAPA Future Pilot Forums are FREE career seminars providing future professional pilots of all ages with objective and independent information about a flying career. The next forums will be on 12/9/17 in Dallas and on 1/20/18 in San Diego. Register to attend in person or virtually at FAPA.aero/FuturePilot.
Class of 2017 – Final Transcripts
Your college/university will require a copy of your final transcript to be on file before they will let you register for your semester courses.
*transcripts are available for pickup beginning on Wednesday, June 14 – Friday, June 30.
Pickup hours are from 7am ‐11am. Registrar’s office is closed during the month of July.
Use this form to request transcripts: Transcript Request Form
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