Annoucements & Upcoming Events:
Sophomores and Juniors who are looking for an enriching, summer experience where they will:
*Explore Career Options
*Gain Exposure to College Life and Independence (while spending a week on a college campus)
* Enrich your Communication and Interpersonal Skills
*Boost your Resume and College Applications
*Build Self Esteem and Confidence
*Enhance your Employability Skills
*Network and Make New Friends
Should come to the PA Free Enterprise Week Assembly on Friday, January 18th in the New Auditorium @ 7:40 a.m.
Applications are available in the Counseling Office.
More information can be found at: www.pfew.org
If you are interested in applying to BCTC, please pick up an application in the counseling office. BCTC has many opportunities for college bound students as well as students who want to gain skills and certifications for the world of work. Please see your counselor for additional information.
If you would like to visit BCTC for 1/2 day in order to see the program you wish to apply for, please see Mrs. Shive in the School Counseling Office.
ATTENTION JUNIORS: The Pennsylvania Department of Education has announced that the Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences (PGSS) at Carnegie Mellon University is now accepting applications from talented high school juniors for the summer 2019 program.
PGSS is an intensive, five-week summer residential program, which emphasizes cooperative learning and hands-on laboratory research, for 56 talented high school juniors pursuing careers in science and mathematics.
The program offers an enrichment experience in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). The goal of the program is to encourage Pennsylvania’s youth to pursue careers in STEM-related fields.
Accepted applicants will receive a full scholarship to the program. Costs are underwritten through matching funds provided by PGSS Campaign, Inc., the school’s alumni, Carnegie Mellon University, parents and corporations.
Awarded scholarships will cover the costs of housing, meals and all instructional materials. Families are responsible for transportation to and from the university, personal items and spending money. Students must commit to living on campus at Carnegie Mellon University throughout the duration of the program.
Details – Pennsylvania Governor’s School for the Sciences
June 30, 2019 to August 3, 2019
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Who May Apply:
The program is open to high school juniors at time of application who attend a public, nonpublic and private school or are homeschooled.
Deadline to Apply:
Completed applications must be emailed per instructions on the website http://sciences.pa-gov-schools.org no later than January 31, 2019. Applications emailed after this date and time will be disqualified.
For additional information about the program and to complete an application, visit http://sciences.pa-gov-schools.org.
CHECK YOUR SCHOOL EMAIL! Just a friendly reminder to check your school email for important information!
Remind Links - Stay connected with the School Counseling Department!
Class of 2019 - Text @cg4f6 to 81010
Class of 2020 - Text @k93c82 to 81010
Class of 2021 - Text @43da2b to 81010
Class of 2022 - Text @2fdd9h7 to 81010