Important Links

A/P Test Dates:  https://apstudent.collegeboard.org/takingtheexam/ap-calendar#examDate

Naviance Family Connection:  www.connection.naviance.com/josephaforan
A college and career planning resource for students and parents

GPA Recalculator: https://y.byu.edu/ces/html/gpaCalc.html

 Link to recalculate your grade to a 4.0 scale. Please put in the weighted cumulative GPA and use 4.7 as the scale to convert our weighted GPA to a 4.0 scale. Also please remember that many schools and the NCAA recalculate GPA using their own scale and may not include all coursework a student has completed in high school.

FAFSA (The Free Application for Federal Student Aid)  www.fafsa.ed.gov

Register for the SAT:  http://sat.collegeboard.org/register

Register for the ACT:  http://www.actstudent.org/regist/

Search for Colleges: College Board- College Search

Family Connections:  Naviance

Common App/College On- line Application:  Application

College Essay Writing - Sample College Essay 

 

Our Media Center web page is also an excellent source of information on colleges, financial aid, college essay writing, test prep (SAT/ACT) and more!

College Information Sites

Financial Aid Sites

Scholarship Searches

College Board         

FindTuition             

Scholarships.com

College View          

Military Family        

State Scholarships 

FastWeb                

Sallie Mae

Federal Govt           

Scholarly Societies

Scholarships for Specific College Majors

Test Prep (SAT, ACT & others)

TERC Database  (see Mrs. Pellegrino for the password)

Learning Express Library (using your Milford Public Library card number)

Khan Academy (provides free prep for the NEW S.A.T.)

Mrs. P's SAT Test Tips & Tricks

MajorTests.com (SAT, GMAT, GRE prep)

The Princeton Review

CollegeBoard (full SAT practice test)

Number2.com (SAT, ACT, GRE prep)

ACTstudent.org (ACT prep)

PrepFactory (SAT & ACT prep)

Flashcard Monkey (teaches SAT words with cartoons, a sentence, and definition)

SAT Question of the Day

Career and Job Search

Resume Writing / Cover Letters / Interviewing / Internships

Training and Improving Skills

NCAA

NCAA Information: http://ncaa.org/playcollegesports  

 NCAA Booklet : Get in the Game