New Course Recommendation Override Policy
Please see the attached Course Override Request Form HERE if, as a parent/guardian, you would like to override the SCPS Course Catalog recommendation for a specific class for your student. This signed form must be received by July 25th.
SAT/ACT Test Prep for military families
eKnowledge Offers Free $250 SAT and ACT Test Preparation Programs Eligible Recipients Include: Active Duty, Transition Military, Veterans, Retired Military, Reserve, National Guard and Federal Employees. Please click HERE for more information on the classes and HERE for information on free software, if eligible.
ZAPS Summer ACT and SAT Prep
Looking for continued learning opportunities over the summer months? Take advantage of preparing for upcoming college entrance exams in the comfort of your own home with a ZAPS ACT or SAT test prep webinar. With live instruction online and study materials delivered right to your home, ZAPS ACT and SAT test prep webinars are a convenient, affordable, and effective way for students to prepare for their upcoming tests.
Summer School Registration Information
During the summer of 2014, Stafford County Public Schools will offer academic classes for new and repeat credit, and driver’s education (both classroom and Behind the Wheel). Information about the SOL remediation/test review for students, who pass a class but fail the SOL test, as well as the Jump Start program, are also included. Please click HERE to visit the SCPS summer school webpage for more information and registration forms.
Selective Service Registration
The Selective Service NOW accepts early submission of registration information by 17 year-old-men. Information can be submitted to the Selective Service at age 17 years and 3 months old and be automatically registered when they turn 18. Under federal law, virtually all men must register with Selective Service within 30 days of their 18th birthday. For the fastest way to register, or for more information, visit: www.sss.gov.
Global Scholar 2014
Are you eager to make your mark on the world? Global Scholar is an intensive global leadership program, at American University, for high school students who are eager to build a more peaceful, just and sustainable world. We empower young leaders who possess a firm understanding of global challenges, are confident in their ability to lead others, and have the skills and vision to make change happen. Seminars include topics on policy with experts working on key global challenges, global leadership, strategic communications, social change and innovation clinic, career planning, as well as visits to Embassies, the World Bank, think tanks, and other D.C. institutions. Join us! Space is limited, scholarships are available and an affordable commuter option is available for local students! For more information, visit www.globalscholar.org, call: (202)709-6172 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Georgetown University Summer Programs
Georgetown University's Summer Programs for high school students afford students from around the nation and the world the opportunity to invest in and plan for their futures while expanding their horizons and finding their passions. The programs take students out of the classroom, allowing them to experience the action of congressional hearings, medical school labs, Pentagon briefings, foreign embassies, Capital Hill offices, prominent government institutions focused on security and intelligence, and other exciting Washington, DC events. Georgetown is now accepting applications for their summer programs, which fill up quickly. All materials are available here. Please note that April 15, 2014 is the Priority Application Deadline.
Rappahannock United Way Community Resources
The Rappahannock United Way connects people with free information on available community services and provides access to services in our community. If you, your family, or someone you know could use assistance for food, clothing, shelter, or more, please visit this link.
SAT Test Dates for 2013 - 2014
Register on-line at www.sat.org/register
ACT Test Dates for 2013 -2014
Register on-line at www.actstudent.org
Fee is $36.50 (No Writing) or $52.50 (ACT plus Writing)
Late registration has an additional cost
Important Forms and Handouts
Registration information is available here. This includes the parent letter that has been mailed home, a sample registration form, and lists of the electives that available to the different grade levels.
Information on School Profile, policies, county calendar, etc.
Find information on planning for college, trade school or enlisting in the military and helpful websites to assist you with additional research.
Information on requesting a transcript from Germanna for DE students as well as enrolling.
Forms for both current and former students/graduates who need his/her transcript sent out. Please be sure to submit the correct form to the Counseling Department.
General information page for seniors
Learn about the 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens (Steven Covey's program)
Do you know what courses you need to complete in order to graduate? Look here to check on your graduation requirements!