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...]

Class of 2017 – Senior Contract Appointments

All rising seniors and a parent/guardian must attend a 25 minute meeting with their counselor before they can officially start their senior classes.  At this meeting, students will review their grades, credits, graduation requirements, senior classes, post-graduation plan, and sign the Senior … [Read more...]

Summer School registration now open!

Students who need to make up a class can now register for summer school.  Students can take up to 2 classes.  Students must see their counselor to ensure they are signing up for the correct class and to complete the registration. This year's regional Summer School Program will take place in the … [Read more...]

Juniors – ACT Prep

Sign up for a Full-Length Practice Test! All juniors in the state of Colorado will take the ACT on April 19th.  This is a very important test for college admissions and placement into classes at community colleges and universities.  In addition, JFK will use these results as part of your placement … [Read more...]

Saturday School

Starting Saturday, March 5th, the APEX credit recovery lab will be open on Saturdays from 8:00 a.m.-12:00 noon for students to drop in and work on their APEX credit recovery classes.  A teacher and the APEX lab manager will both be available to support students.  All APEX courses must be complete by … [Read more...]

Request Classes for 2016-2017

It is time to start thinking about classes for the 2016-2017 school year! 8th graders (Class of 2020)  Please attend one of our 8th Grade Course Request Nights, February 11th or March 1st from 6:00-7:00 p.m.  You will learn more about options and requirements and complete the Course Request form … [Read more...]