SOCIAL STUDIES STANDARDS REVIEW-Parent Input is needed!

SOCIAL STUDIES STANDARDS REVIEW

What do you think our students should be taught in social studies — including history, civics, economics, and geography? The Nebraska Department of Education (NDE) seeking input on the Nebraska Social Studies Standards! The social studies standards provide the framework for what students are expected to know in grades K-12, and your feedback will help make improvements to the current standards which will be revised this year.  The survey should take less than 15 minutes to complete and closes on September 30, 2018. To complete the survey, use this link:  Social Studies Standards Survey.

 

 

Math Parent Night!!!

There will be a Math Parent Night on Tuesday, September 18th from 6:30 – 7:15 for parents with students in grades K – 8. This will be an opportunity for parents to learn more about our new math resources and how they can access tools to help their child at home. There will be snacks and door prizes!!! We look forward to seeing you there!!!

Senior Parent’s Meeting

There will be a meeting for parents of Seniors on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, at 6 pm in the Little Theater.  This is the first night of parent-teacher conferences too.  Information on financial aid, scholarships, applying to college, and other basic Senior information will be discussed.

ACT Information for Juniors and Seniors

To prepare for the ACT, Juniors and Seniors have five methods to access.  They are:

PETERSON’S TEST PREP -Instructions are found on the Counselor webpage under ACT Test Prep.

ACT ACADEMY-Launched in March 2018, this is a free personalized online learning tool and test practice program available at www.act.org/academy, with video lessons, interactive practice questions, full-length practice tests, education games, and other materials.

ACT BOOKLET-The Counseling Office has newsprint booklets from ACT with questions on each subject area.

PREPARING FOR THE ACT ONLINE-An electronic version of Preparing for the ACT Test is available online in pdf format.  Go to www.act.org/theact/testprep.

TEST PREP REVIEW-Another website with a multitude of tests to prepare for the ACT, ASVAB, Accuplacer (needed for Central Community College) and many other tests.  Access this at www.testprepreview.com. Scroll down to the middle of the page and access the free test prep.

For more information contact Mrs. Carpenter, Guidance Counselor at carpenter@centuraps.org, or 485-4258 Eat. 141.