College & Career Announcements

  • INTRODUCTION 

    Hello Rocky Parents and Students, 

    The Rocky career center is open before school, at lunch, and after school to support Rocky students with post-secondary planning in each grade! If you have any quesitons please drop in and see us, or send us an email. 

     

    What does the career center help with? :
    • College and Career Exploration
    • Transcript requests 
    • College applications 
    • Financial Aid 
    • Military connections
    • Dual Credit/Advanced Opportunities "Fast Forward" Accounts 
    • Scholarships 
    • Trades and Apprenticeships 
    • Job searches 

    Thanks,

    Sierra Teseo~ College and Career Counselor teseo.sierra@westada.org

    Molly Mills~ Career Center Assitant mills.molly@westada.org 

    Career Center Promotional Video 

     

    CAREER CENTER ANNOUNCEMENTS 

    Advanced Opportunities Night at Rocky

    Jan 27 at 6:30 pm

    Students and parents of 8th-10th grade

    Learn about Dual Credit, AP, Honors, Fast Forward funding, and BSU Sophomore Start/Associates program

    Rocky Advanced Opportunities for 8th through 10th grade students on January 27th at 6:30 pm and we will go over AP Honors

     

    West Ada School District College and Career Fair 

    On Monday, April 25, 2022, we will host our districts first college and career fair here at Rocky! This event will be from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm and provide students the opportunity to connect with employers, colleges and organizations, research companies and post-secondary options and find employment.

    West Ada College and Career Fair April 25th at 9 am

     

    Take a practice SAT or ACT with Revolution Prep

    ACT: Saturday, January 29, 2022; 10am-2pm; Live Online

    SAT: Saturday, February 5, 2022; 10am-2pm; Live Online

    HOW IT WORKS:

    1. Register for the practice test at Rocky Mountain and Revolution Prep

    2. Schedule a time to go over your score report with a Revolution Prep team member at Schedule Appointment with Revolution Prep

    For more information visit: Rocky Mountain ACT/SAT Test Prep

     

    Student/Parent Information Night
    The Idaho State Department of Education will provide a student and parent information night related to Advanced Opportunities on Tuesday, January 11th (register here) at 7:00pm (mst) via Zoom. Schools are encouraged to share this resource to families.  

     

    ASVAB- 

    The Armed Services Vocational Aptidude Battery is March 8, 2022 at Rocky in the career center. Please sign up at the link below.

     

    Take the ASVAB!

     

    Remind

    Rocky Students,  join the Career Center on Remind to get immediate information on college visits, scholarships, military rep visits, events in the community and so much more! It is easy to join, just text your code to the phone number 81010 and start getting text messages from the Rocky Career center!

     Seniors 

    Last names A-F text: @grizz12a-f to 81010

    Last names G-L text: @grizz12g-l to 81010

    Last names M-Z text: @grizz12m-z to 81010

    Juniors

    Last names A-J text: @grizz11a-j to 81010

    Last names K-Z text: @grizz11k-z to 81010

    Sophomores

    Last names A-J text: @grizz10a-j to 81010

    Last names K-Z text: @grizz10k-z to 81010

    Freshmen

    Last names A-Z text: @grizz9a-z to 81010

     

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    ~SENIORS~

    • Please go to your RMHS Career Center Seniors Team to find valuable information just for you! Please complete your senior post-secondary plan here! In your Team is a task list and it will guide you through the steps for applying to college. 
    •  APPLY IDAHO- Apply Idaho is a single application that can be sent to 10 Idaho colleges for free! The application is now open and we will use this application during our College Application Week event on October 11-15th. Apply Idaho Tutorial 2020 - YouTube   &    Welcome - Apply Idaho
    • College Application Week is Oct 11-15th and all Rocky Seniors will come to the library and work on applications with support! 
    • Sign-up for financial aid help below if you need help learning ways to pay for college or completing the FAFSA
    • Sign-up to meet with college reps in the career center each week!

     

     

    Parenting Kids On The Way Out

    How to transition from being a parent to a lifelong consultant & friend.

    This six-week session will discuss how to parent your child when they are getting ready to independently enter the world and pursue their goals after high school.

    How do we as parents go from the hands-on parenting we are used to and

    becoming more like a consultant?

     

    Location: Central Academy (6075 N. Locust Grove, Meridian 83646)

    Time: 6:00-8:00pm

    Dates: Tuesdays -Jan. 11, 18, 25 and Feb. 1, 8, 15

    No Class Fee

    Register by contacting Nichole Deakins at deakins.nichole@westada.org

     

    Registration Deadline: January 4 or until full (class is limited to 20 people)

     

    Connection is the Cure Event

    Connection is the Cure: Mental Health and Suicide Awareness Event; Ford Idaho Center Arena; January 5 at 6:30pm