Counseling & Guidance

Counseling & Guidance

PSAT test date: Wednesday, October 25th

Freshman will be taking the PSAT 8/9 and sophomores, and juniors will be taking the PSAT/NMSQT. Each sophomore and junior student has received a study guide booklet and practice test. (There are no booklets for the PSAT 8/9.) Please encourage your student to be preparing for this test by reading over the booklet and taking the practice tests. English and Math classes have been taking time to go over sample problems in preparation for these tests.

Booklet can be found at:

Practice Test found at:

Seniors should use this day off to visit a nearby college or two where they plan to apply.

College Admissions Information Night

Wednesday, September 27th, 7 pm in the St Joseph Building multi-purpose room. This is for parents of ANY grade level

College Fair at AV Fairgrounds

Monday, September 25th. This is the only College Fair for high school students in the AV

Parents of Seniors

• The UC Application and the Common Application (mostly private and out-of-state) are open for Seniors to begin applying.

• Ideal College visit days for Seniors: Friday September 22 (Faculty retreat day), Monday October 23rd (Faculty faith formation day), October 25th (PSAT testing for grades 9-11)