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ASVAB is TOMORROW, Tuesday, 12-1!

Both elearnering & Brick & Mortar students that signed up for the ASVAB should... to the auditorium TOMORROW morning, Tuesday, Dec. 1st, at 8:30am. You will be taking the ASVAB you signed up for...NO PASS is needed.  Make sure you are well rested and ON TIME.  You will be done by the end of 4th period.  If the test goes through the end of 4th AND you have 4th period lunch, you should go to 5th period lunch.  All materials required for the test will be provided for you.  This is a…

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Wanna travel in 2022? Ms. Nelson is planning two exciting trips with EF!

11/17 at 6:30 PM - Information meeting via Zoom - Thailand, Summer 2022 (open to all) RSVP at

11/19 at 6:30 PM - Information meeting via Zoom - Italy and Greece, Spring Break 2022 - open to Class of 2022 (If you are a Junior now, you are eligible) RSVP at - Zoom link to follow for those who RSVP -  hurry! Space is limited.

Sign up to see the HCC Rep in Guidance this Thursday!

If you have any questions about HCC, need help with the HCC Application, or need to know what to do for follow up after completing the application,  sign up to see her ASAP!

Sign up for your individual meeting on the HCC Meeting Request Form.  The link can be found in the Guidance module in the Bloomingdale High school Resources Canvas course or under the Request Forms tab on

Spring Dual Enrollment Deadlines

Students who are planning on registering for dual enrollment classes for the Spring of 2021 must submit dual enrollment paperwork to HCC no later than Friday, December 4th, 2020, and must enroll in their courses no later than Friday, December 11th, 2020. The Spring dual enrollment schedule is available on HCC's website (  See your counselor for more information, eligibility requirements, and to obtain registration paperwork.

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College APP Week...Favorite College Spirit Wear Friday!

Tweet a selfie of you in your college gear and tag @bdaleguidance

(Don’t have a twitter? Make one!)

*You will be entered into next Friday’s raffle!

College APP Week...College Application Thursday!

-Senior English classes will meet in the library to get help with college apps or other options (military, tech school, cosmetology school, etc…)

-Done with college apps?  You will apply for the HEF scholarships and/or get FAFSA help!

-Seniors without an English class?  You will receive a pass to come during another period

-Anyone who completes a college app, other option, FAFSA, or the HEF scholarship, will be entered in next Friday's raffle!

-Elearners will participate over Zoo…

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College App Week...Financial Future Wednesday!

Stop by guidance (during your lunch or after school) and answer monetary/benefit questions about your chosen career, on the “Financial Future Plans” form and you will be entered in next Friday’s raffle!  Not sure of the answers?  Hop on Google and do some research!  Hint… is a good place to find salary info.  This will help you figure out if your lifestyle plans match up w/ your career plans.

*Don’t forget to write your name on the back of the form!

*Elearners can send…

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College App Week...Trivia Tuesday!

In the last 5-10 minutes of 2nd period, your teacher will display on the elmo/read aloud/Zoom, the 10 college trivia questions (multiple choice & true/false). 

As a class, quickly select your answers (NO Internet assistance) and your teacher will email them to Mrs. Edgeman.

The top 5 classes (the ones that get the most correct) will be entered in a raffle next Friday for a special treat!  Correct answers will be announced on next Monday’s morning show along with the winning class!

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Class of 2021 Rank Freeze Date

Seniors, the Rank Freeze date for the class of 2021 will be Friday, February 26th, 2021.  Grades from virtual and dual enrollment courses must be received with an “Issue Date” no later than Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 to be included in the final GPA calculation for class rank. Plan ahead and make sure you’re finishing your virtual courses on time.

NACAC Virtual College Fair - Sunday, November 8th

NACAC will host their next virtual college fair on Sunday, November 8th from 2 pm - 10 pm.  Interested students can sign up online at  Students can choose from thousands of Zoom sessions offered by more than 600 colleges and universities.  Participants will learn about majors and programs, admission, financial aid and scholarships, and more.

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