Wednesday, October 23rd at 5:30pm is the NBTHS Guidance Dept. Freshman/Sophomore parent presentation in the auditorium
Parent/Teacher conferences are Wednesday, 10/23 6:30pm-8:30pm, Thursday, 10/24 6:30pm-8:30pm and Friday, 10/25 12:30-2:30pm.
The following link must be used CONFERENCE SCHEDULER
Reminder- College Planning Event Tonight!
Financial Aid Seminar 6-7pm in the NBTHS Auditorium
College Fair 7-9pm in the NBTHS Commons
Click on College Fair for a list of schools/organizations attending
REMINDER: College information for Senior parents and guardians will be presented prior to Back-to-School Night at 6pm on Sept. 26th in the Auditorium.
Back-to-School Night will begin afterward at 7pm.
Click on the following link for students interested in applying to a
military service academy : 2019 Academy Day Flyer (1)
Attention Juniors and Seniors: Over 40 college representatives have already scheduled their visits to NBTHS this fall. Please register on Naviance to meet with them during the school day and use the email confirmation you receive as your pass. Go to your Naviance account, click on “Colleges” and then “Research Colleges” then click on “College Visits” Remember-Use your email confirmation as your pass out of class.
This is a great opportunity to learn more about the colleges that are of interest to you and meet the representative who will be reading your application!!
Seniors: It’s time to begin thinking about your college applications. Use the steps/links below to assist you with this process. School Counselors will meet with you in September to discuss this process and help you with your college applications. You should finalize your list of colleges and be ready to begin your applications in September!!
1. You should review all of the information about the college admissions process- click on the following link: Senior Planning Guide.
2.If you are ready to begin your applications, go to the NBTHS Livebinder to find information about planning for college, forms you may need and paying for college. All are found in the “Grade 12” sections which are light blue tabs.
One of the most helpful documents can be found in the “Grade 12 College Planning/Naviance” tab, click on the link for “Step-by Step College Application Directions” for an easy path to understanding the process from beginning to end.
All forms needed for college applications can be found in the light blue “Grade 12 College Forms” tab in the NBTHS Livebinder . There you will find Teacher and Counselor recommendation forms, transcript request forms etc.
4. Use the NBTHS Livebinder tabs for “Grade 12-College Planning/Naviance” and “Grade 12- Paying for College/FAFSA/Scholarships” tabs for more information about financial aid.
5. Remember your colleges need to be managed using Naviance. You can click on the link for Naviance or download the app. Don’t forget your username is your school email address (id firstname.lastname@example.org) and your password can be reset using the site if your forgot it.
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Grades are being posted in Genesis and will be finalized by June 25th.
Log in to your student/parent portal account to view your final grades. If a student failed a class, a letter will be posted in his/her Genesis account. The following link will give you the information about summer school FINAL Failure Letter 2019
Final transcripts will be sent to colleges and the NCAA by June 27.
Now that the 4th marking period is underway, less than 38 days of school until final exams begin!!
- Remember each marking period is worth 22% of your final grade and the final exam is worth 12%
- That means between now and June 25th there is still 34% of your final grade yet to be determined…
- Read, write, review and study….you are almost there!
Grades are posted in Genesis for the 3rd marking period. If you’d like to calculate your final grade based on projected 4th marking period and final exam grades click on the following link: (BE SURE TO MAKE YOUR OWN COPY) Grade Calculator
The PTSO will host a presentation by the NBTHS Guidance Department on college planning at their meeting on Monday, April 8th at 7:30pm. The presentation is intended for parents of current Juniors but all are invited to learn about the college process. The PTSO meets in the MRC at NBTHS……see you there!
Seniors: The Aubrey Pappas Memorial Scholarship application is now available. Mrs. Pappas was a beloved teacher at Linwood Middle School whose legacy lives on in North Brunswick in many ways including these scholarships awarded each year in her memory. Click on the following link Aubrey Pappas Memorial Scholarship Application
All applications are due by April 4, 2019