MAY Events at Valwood
Welcome to the Valwood College Guidance Blog!
Important Events in the Month of May:
May 13th, Monday, 6:30PM in Godwin Holmes Arts Center; College Guidance Workshop:”Course Selection & College Admissions”. Open to Grades 9-11 students and parents.
AP Exams will begin on Monday, May 6th.
End of Semester Exams will begin on Wednesday, May 22nd.
Parents of all SENIORS:
COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS: Please note that this is a GRADUATION REQUIREMENT. All seniors should check with Mrs. Houseman to make sure they have completed this before graduation.
Complete a FAFSA on the Web at: www.fafsa.ed.gov
or through www.GAcollege411.org
Remember that early submission maximizes your amount of aid. All Seniors have been given an instructional sheet on the FAFSA.
For all Upper School Parents:
All Valwood Upper School teachers provide after-school tutoring: Monday through Thursday from 3:25pm until 4pm.
In addition, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 7th period until 4 pm, college level tutors from Valdosta State University are available in the Crane Hall library to provide academic support. There is no special sign-up procedure; students can show up with their questions and their textbooks and get help with their classwork.
Upcoming SAT exams: May 4 - June 1
Upcoming ACT exams: June 8
** 11th graders should register and take BOTH tests by JUNE!
Please refer to the collegeboard.org and the actstudent.org websites for registration instructions and deadlines. Remember your photo id, registration ticket, calculator and #2 pencils.
Please feel free to contact me with any questions,
Coordinator of College Guidance & Student Success