College & Career Visits at Northview
Student Ambassador Applications Now Open
The PTO has opened applications for the Student Ambassador program. They are seeking to appoint about 30 Student Ambassadors as representatives of Northview High School. Ambassadors will be expected to assist the PTO and counseling department with various school related programs, events and activities throughout the year to enhance the student expectations and image of Northview High School. Applications are due May 15th. Here is the link to the application https://forms.gle/UNoNqXU1BLindvLTA.
Fulton County is introducing Naviance a new system designed to help students with college and career planning. In fall 2020, applying to colleges will be integrated into the Naviance system in some situations. Go to our Naviance page for more information.
Seniors - Important Before You Graduate
Before you graduate, you must submit the Senior Post Graduation Plans form and let us know how you are requesting your final transcript. The final transcript is the one colleges use to place you in classes and is sent after your 2nd semester grades have been officially posted. Click the Senior Post Graduation Plans Form link to submit the form. Due Date: May 4, 2020
In addition the state requires that you complete a Senior Exit Survey. This will be completed through Naviance, which you access through Class Link - https://launchpad.classlink.com/fcs. For instructions, click this link to access the step-by-step .pdf. Due date: May 8, 2020
Summer school is changing this summer in order to accommodate incomplete grades earned during teleschool. There will be two sessions. The first session of the summer will be for virtual classes only. The second session will also offer face-to-face classes for some courses. Please access the Fulton County summer school web site for the most up-to-date information: https://www.fultonschools.org/Page/18470
Applerouth’s Virtual College Road Trip
Spring is the season for college visits, and since students can't visit campuses in-person this May, Applerouth is bringing the campuses to them! Applerouth has gathered a panel of current students from colleges all over the United States (University of Michigan, Tufts, The College of William and Mary, Cornell University and University of Wisconsin-Madison). The panel will share college search tips and give students a first-hand look at their campus lives.
May 12th at 8:00pm EST
Register online: https://www.applerouth.com/calendar
Enter Event code: M395431
Georgia Tech Distance Math Dual Enrollment Info Webinar
Georgia Tech has posted a video of their Distance Math program for prospective students. Here's the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aKHfLjCyFLI&feature=youtu.be
Requesting Transcripts for Dual Enrollment
When you apply to a college for Dual Enrollment, you must request your transcript through www.parchment.com. For more info on requesting transcripts, go to our transcripts page. For more info on Dual Enrollment, go to our DE page.
Registering for Online Classes
To take online classes fall 2020 and spring 2021, you must submit an Online Course Request Form and register online directly with the school of your choice -- Fulton Virtual or Georgia Virtual. The deadline to complete both of these steps is May 1st.
Northview no longer requires that you complete a form to sign up for optional summer classes. However, we highly recommend that you talk to your counselor beforehand to make sure that the class you plan to take is appropriate for you. Once you have decided on a class, register online directly with the school of your choice -- Fulton Virtual or Georgia Virtual.
Emotional Health Hotlines Available to You
Fulton County has published a list of emotional health hotline numbers that are available to you. Please check out this link to their flyer.
New students are able to enroll during the Covid-19 school closure using the online enrollment application. Once submitted, please contact your local school to complete the registration process. Contact information is available on school websites.
Parents may upload documentation while completing the online application OR bring required documentation to their local school after buildings re-open. Parents should NOT visit local schools to register their student.
Fulton County Schools utilizes Online Registration powered by Infinite Campus.
Online Registration applies to:
NEW students to Fulton County Schools
Students returning to Fulton County Schools
Existing students TRANSFERING to another Fulton County School
Parents/guardians may register for this school year 2019-2020 (start school immediately) OR the next school year 2020-21 (starting school August 2020). Please select the appropriate school year when registering.
Families registering at Northview High School, need to email Cathy Boatwright - firstname.lastname@example.org when they have completed the On-Line Registration Form (OLR). Please include your OLR number in the email to Mrs. Boatwright. Families registering for this school year will be registered as soon as possible. Mrs. Boatwright will confirm receipt of emails from students registering for the 2020-21 school year and follow up with registration at a later date.
Please go to the Fulton County Schools web site to complete your OLR: https://www.fultonschools.org/enrollment.
After school ACT/SAT classes through Princeton Review
Students currently enrolled in these classes should have received information from Princeton Review on how to participate in online instruction.
National Army ROTC Scholarships for Class of 2020
The application to apply for Army ROTC scholarships opens in June for rising Seniors. These scholarships go to participating ROTC schools throughout the U.S. To find out more, go to https://www.goarmy.com/rotc/high-school-students/four-year-scholarship.html.
New Scholarship Opportunity for Class of 2020
The College Board has just announced their Opportunity Scholarships - The College Board Opportunity Scholarships guide you through the college planning process and offer you a chance to earn money for college for each action you complete. The College Board has specific college board-related activities that earn you credit for the steps. The steps are:
(1) build your college list ($500)
(2) practice for the SAT on Khan Academy ($1,000)
(3) improve your SAT score ($2,000)
(4) strengthen your college list ($500)
(5) complete the FAFSA ($1,000)
(6) apply to colleges, and
complete your journey (all six steps) ($40,000)
You must register for the program through the College Board. If you don't already have a College Board account, then create a College Board Account. Information is available online through https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/.
This program is open to students regardless of their family income. At least half of all the scholarships (over $2 million) will be designated for students whose families earn less than $60,000 per year.
Video: Answers to Your Dual Enrollment Questions