Class of 2017 please check the spelling of your name for your diplomas!  The list of seniors is posted on the Activities Office door (room 123). If you name is not spelled correctly please see Ms. Hogan in the counseling office (room 203).  The list will be posted until February 10th. … [Read more...]

College Credit through Concurrent Enrollment

Students in grades 10-12 who are interested in taking a college class this semester should see their counselor ASAP.  There is room available in two CU Succeed classes.  This program brings a professor from University of Colorado Denver to JFK to teach a college level class.  Students earn both high … [Read more...]

Dreamers Lunch – 12/15

Many students at JFK have concerns and questions about future changes to financial aid, FAFSA, and immigration policy that may come during the next four years under the president-elect. To support all students at JFK, especially our immigrant students and families, we are hosting a Dreamers Lunch … [Read more...]

Mock Interviews

Seniors - Sign up today for Mock Interviews, Wednesday, November 30th from 3:00-4:30. This is especially recommended for students who have applied to the Boettcher Foundation Scholarship, the Daniels Scholarship, or a college that requires an interview as part of the admission process.  You … [Read more...]

College Application Days

Tuesday, November 8th and Friday, November 9th All seniors will attend a 90 minute block during one of our App Days to meet with Admissions Reps and complete at least one college application.  Several colleges are offering application fee waivers, instant acceptance to qualifying students, and … [Read more...]

Seniors: Seal of Biliteracy deadline is Oct. 31!

The Seal of Biliteracy is a recognition available to seniors who have attained proficiency in two or more languages. The Seal appears on the transcript or diploma of the graduating senior and is a statement of accomplishment for future employers and for college admissions. Seniors interested in … [Read more...]

Parents of Seniors:

FAFSA Night will take place this Wednesday, October 26th from 6-8:30.  FAFSA is required to access all types of financial aid for college, including technical schools like Emily Griffith, community colleges, and universities.  It is important that ALL students in 12th grade complete FAFSA.  Please … [Read more...]

Class of 2020 – Make an appointment!

The JFK Counseling Program invites you to schedule a Freshman Progress Meeting to review your academic progress and begin the Individual Career and Academic Plan that is a graduation requirement for all students. Each  meeting will last 20-30 minutes and must be attended by the student and at … [Read more...]

College Information Night – Thurs. 9/22

Parents, please join the JFK Counseling Department for our College Info Night on Thursday, September 22nd from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the JFK Room. We will cover important information for helping your student start to research colleges, apply to college and financial aid, and search for scholarships. … [Read more...]