Career Counseling

The Career Counseling Center is located within the Administrative Offices at HHS.  It is open everyday from 7:30-3 and by appointment.  The Career Center offers students the opportunity to research career and college opportunities, update their Educational Development Plan (EDP), attend field trips, find volunteer opportunities, participate in job shadowing experiences, and conducts a four year rotating College Fair. 

Resources

External LinkASVAB (AFQT) Practice Test - Additional Practice Information

External LinkCollege Fairs 2017 - Calendar of College Fairs

External LinkCollege Week Live - Live Broadcasts from colleges across the United States.  Virtual Tours and so much more!

External LinkCollegeboard - Get help finding a school that best fits you.  Site includes self-assessments, college match searches, career exploration tools and more.

External LinkFAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid - the largest provider of federal student financial aid.

External LinkFastweb Scholarship Search - A free scholarship search engine that includes financial aid and career planning along with college searches.

External LinkHHS CareerCruising EDP Website - This link connects you to the CareerCruising portal.

PDF DocumentHHS Senior Profile Sample - Profile Sheet example that can be used to develop your own senior profile and help with senior interviews and resumes.

PDF DocumentHow Do Our Children Choose Careers - How to choose a career and gaining familiarity with the career clusters.

External LinkInterviewing Tips - Get help landing a job or impressing for a college/scholarship interview.

PDF DocumentJob Shadowing Packet - Students are required to submit a job shadow request form before attending a job shadow.  This packet contains all the necessary information required.

PDF DocumentLetter of Recommendation Form - Student can download this document and obtain letters of recommendation utilizing this form.

External LinkMyFuture.com - The facts and figures of various careers from potential salary, job growth, needed education/expertise and much, much more.

External LinkO-Net - Detailed descriptions of hundred of jobs with descriptions of the workforce.

External LinkOccupation Outlook Handbook - A breakdown on a job's outlook or potential for growth, education, salary, and more.

External LinkParchment - Send high school transcripts.  Also includes college rankings and recommendations.

External LinkPractice Tests - Any practice test you can think of is available on this site!

External LinkSAT Practice Tests - Free and official SAT practice testing.

External LinkSAT Study Guide - SAT Practice for students going out of state.

External LinkScholarship Application - Check out an app for your phone that will help you search for available scholarships

External LinkTrade Schools - A webpage for students thinking about attending a Trade School.

External LinkTwitter - Follow @HASCareerCenter on Twitter for the latest Information

External LinkWhat can I do with the major? - Does your chosen major get you the job you are wanting?

External LinkYouthRules! Teen Workforce - Know the laws.  Know your rights.  Learn how to find jobs at any age.

 

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Samantha Burns

Holly High School
Counseling
Career Counselor
Phone: 248.328.3253