College & Career Visits at Northview
New Date for Dual Enrollment (DE) and AP (Advanced Placement) Night
Dual Enrollment and AP Night will be held on February 5th. The Dual Enrollment presentation will take place in the NHS Theater at 5:30pm. Advanced Placement presentations follow after the DE information at 6pm.
After school ACT/SAT classes through Princeton Review
As part of our renewed partnership with the Fulton County Board of Education, The Princeton Review is once again offering test preparation this fall and spring at Northview High School, and now is the perfect time to enroll! Our Spring 2019-20 offerings will consist of one SAT course and one ACT course, see the attached flyer or contact the counseling office for specific schedules and details. All Fulton County Schools students are eligible to register for $125 (a discount of more than 80% off of our normal $699 price), and will receive 15 hours of classroom instruction, three in-class proctored practice exams, access to online drills, and a booklet of additional practice tests! The Spring ACT and SAT classes are starting soon, with others to follow - register online today to provide your student with the skills needed to excel on the SAT or ACT!
To enroll in a fall course, click on the corresponding link below:
Alternatively, please visit www.PrincetonReview.com/FultonCounty. Choose SAT or ACT above “FIND A COURSE” in the middle of the page and find your class from the resulting list. Then click the green “Enroll” button, enter FCSATL in the Promo Code field, click “Apply” to see the discounted price, and Checkout! Contact our office at (800) 273-8439 ext 1070 with any questions.
Northview High School Parent University
Northview High School Parent University presents "Navigating Parenting from a South Asian Perspective in Today’s World." Please join Dr. Surinder Bal, LPC, NCC and Alicia McClung, School Social Worker for an open discussion on difficult topics where we will explore the nuances with today’s bicultural teenager. We want to hear your voice on topics such as building relationships, anxiety, fear of failure and so much more! Join the weekly conversation starting on Friday, October 25, 2019 from 8:30 am - 9:30 am.
Hamilton Scholars - Deadline: January 29, 2020
Each year, Alexander Hamilton Scholars (AHS) selects 35 under-served high school juniors for their academic, personal, service, and entrepreneurial accomplishments, to participate in its no-cost, 5-year empowerment program. These students receive mentorship, practical guidance, and a comprehensive network of support, much like Hamilton did, so they, too, can leave a lasting legacy that will forever change their communities, our nation, and the world. Winners receive:
Annual Leadership Conferences
College Application Guidance]
Scholarship and Financial Aid Assistance
The Truth About College Admission Event with Jed and Rick
Join Rick Clark, Director of Undergraduate Admission at Georgia Tech and author of “The Truth About College Admission”, and Jed Applerouth, Founder & President of Applerouth Tutoring, and be prepared to navigate the college admissions process with confidence.
Date: Feb 9, 2020 (Sunday)
3:00pm - 5:00pm
Georgia Tech Student Center Ballroom
350 Ferst Drive NW
Atlanta, GA 30332
Rising 9th Grade News
River Trail rising 9th graders will visit Northview High School for a tour on February 11th and 12th. This field trip will be coordinated between RTMS and NHS. Rising 9th Grade Parent Night is on February 12, 2020 at 6:30pm.
Cisco High School STEM Externship - Due February 29, 2020
Summer 2020 Program DetailsThe Cisco High School STEM Program is a comprehensive 2 to 4-week unpaid summer externship designed to give top, STEM and business focused students an introduction to Cisco’s history, culture, and the technology industry.Students will be engaged in interactive project work, problem-solving, and learn to communicate with industry professionals and peers.
Lawrenceville: 4 weeks; June 1 – June 26; 5030 Sugarloaf Pkwy; Lawrenceville, GA 30044
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.