Newbury Park High School Counseling Department Presents… Your Four Year Path & Beyond! Where Do I Begin? • Course and credit requirements • High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE) • Admission requirements for college – CSU/UC, Independent &Community Colleges • Preparation for additional training and an occupation -Majors Program -R.O.P -D.A.T.A. -Work Experience -Moorpark College Classes Graduation Requirements • • • • • • • • • • 230 total credits required for graduation 4 terms of English 3 terms of Math 2 terms of Science ( 1 Physical, 1 Biological ) 1 term of each: World History & U.S. History 1 subterm of each: U.S.Government and Economics 1 term of Visual/Perf. Arts or Foreign Lang. 1 subterm of Health 2 terms of Physical Education Electives Graduation Requirements Sample Schedule: Grade 9 Term 1 2. English 9 3. Health & Careers/Geog. 4. Earth Science Please Note: You may also take Period One academic classes. Term 2 2. Math 3. Elective 4. Physical Education Graduation Requirements Sample Schedule: Grade 10 Term 1 English 10 PE or Second Elective Elective Term 2 Math Biology World History Graduation Requirements Sample Schedule: Grade 11 Term 1 Math U.S. History Elective Term 2 English 11 Elective Elective Graduation Requirements Sample Schedule: Grade 12 Term 1 English 12 U.S. Govt./Economics Elective You must take 50 credits senior year Term 2 Visual/Performing Arts Elective Elective The High School Exit Exam • California State Law: All students must pass the CAHSEE in order to receive a diploma • Two Parts: 1) Language Arts 2) Mathematics Taken twice a year until a student passes both parts! You must also complete an algebra course. College Information Sophomore Year Junior Year PSAT – October The SAT Subject Tests Sophomore Counseling PSAT - October SAT, ACT, SAT Subject College Preparation Seminars College Visits! Senior Year SAT, ACT College Applications Due in the Fall College Workshops in October Financial Aid Seminar – January College Information Night College Requirements English – 4 terms Math – 3 terms ( 4 recommended ) Lab Sciences – 2 terms ( 3 recommended ) Biology, Chemistry, Physics. History/Social Science – 2 terms Foreign Language – 2 terms of same language ( 3-4 recommended ) Visual/Performing Arts – 1 term Electives – 1 term *All courses must be CP level or higher to satisfy College Requirements; marks must be C or higher. College Bound Student Sample Schedule: Grade 9 Term 1 English 9 CP Earth Science CP Health/Career Prep/Geography Term 2 Algebra 1CP/Geometry CP Foreign Language 1 CP PE 9 College Bound Student Sample Schedule: Grade 10 Term 1 English 10 CP Language 2 CP Biology CP Term 2 Geometry CP/Algebra 2CP PE 10-12 or VPA World History CP College Bound Student Sample Schedule: Grade 11 Term 1 English 11 CP Language 3 CP Chemistry CP Term 2 Algebra 2 CP/Functions, Trig. & Stats CP/Math Analysis CP Visual/Performing Art or College Prep Elective U.S. History CP College Bound Student Sample Schedule: Grade 12 Term 1 English 12 CP Language 4 AP U.S.Government/ Economics CP Term 2 Math Analysis CP/Statistics AP/Discrete Math / Calculus AP Physics (recommended) Elective CP HIGH SCHOOL HONORS PROGRAM • ENTRANCE FROM THE EIGHTH GRADE • MAINTAIN YOUR STATUS! • HOW TO PETITION FOR HONORS CLASSES ADVANCED PLACEMENT What is it? How does it work? What are the costs? When do I take the exams? How do I earn college credit? Where can I find more information? www.collegeboard.com International Baccalaureate • • • • • • What is it? How does it work? What are the costs? When are the exams? College credit? More information – www.ibo.org TYPICAL FRESHMAN HONORS PROGRAM • • • • • • English 9H Geometry H Chemistry H Foreign Language Level I or Level II Health and Career Choices/Geography Physical Education THE SOPHOMORE YEAR English 10H European History AP Algebra 2H Biology H Foreign Language II OR III Physical Education or Elective JUNIOR YEAR English 11H/IB Math Analysis H Physics H or AP U.S. History AP Foreign Language III or IV(AP or IB) U.S. Govt. AP/Economics H Theory of Knowledge (Full Diploma IB only) YOU’RE A SENIOR! • English 12 AP/IB • Calculus AP, Math Studies IB, or Statistics AP • Chemistry AP/IB or Biology /AP/IB • Twentieth Century Themes IB or • U.S. Govt. AP/ Economics H • Foreign Language IV(AP/IB) or V(AP/IB) • Elective • Theory of Knowledge (Full Diploma IB only) Preparing For An Occupation And Special Training In High School Courses Special Programs and Resources Majors Program D.A.T.A. College & Career Center R.O.P. Work Experience Moorpark College Classes NPHS Counseling Department A–D Mr. Intlekofer [email protected] E-Ko Mr. Severns Kr-Ph Pi-Ta Te– Z [email protected] Ms. Lopez (and 504 Plans) [email protected] Ms. Villavicencio (and ELL) [email protected] Mrs. Swavely (and IEP’s) [email protected] Important Links! • • • • • • • www.nphs.org www.californiacolleges.edu www.collegeview.com www.universityofcalifornia.edu www.csumentor.edu www.collegeboard.edu www.act.org • This presentation and a wealth of information can be found on our website at • www.nphs.org • THANKS FOR COMING THIS EVENING • GO, PANTHERS!!!