Abington High School

Grades: 9-12     Hours: 7:25 AM -1:57 PM

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SENIOR SUPERLATIVES - 11/20/2019
Seniors will be receiving superlative packets in homerooms on Thursday, November 21st. Packets are due to Ms. McHugh in room 2217 by Wednesday, November 27th.  Please see Ms. McHugh with any questions!

ON-THE-SPOT ADMISSIONS - 11/19/2019

The following schools will be available for On-The-Spot Admission decisions in the Guidance office:
·        Massasoit Community College - Thursday, December 5TH
·        Southern New Hampshire University- Monday December 9TH
·        Fisher College – Wednesday, December 18th
Students interested in meeting with an admissions representative to apply and receive an admissions decision that day can make an appointment in guidance.
 


SENIOR YEARBOOK NEWS - 11/12/2019

December 9th has been added as a date for yearbook portraits. Please contact Lifetouch at 800-426-9533 or neseniors@lifetouch.com to make your appointment. See Ms. McHugh or Ms. Slayton with questions

COLLEGE VISITATIONS - 10/28/2019

The student/family visit to a college campus is an important part of the post-secondary planning process.  Students are encouraged to schedule college interviews and campus tours to help them make more informed choices. Often these visits cannot be scheduled around the high school calendar. Juniors and seniors will be allowed five college visits that must be completed by May 1   of their senior year. Military visits include tours, information sessions, interview placement exams and other military obligations. Upon return to school the student must bring a note from the school visited to the main office.

COLLEGE DEADLINE - 10/21/2019
Seniors with a November 1st college deadline must turn in the green transcript release before October 25th to their guidance counselor.


SENIOR NEWS FROM THE GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT - 09/16/19
The Guidance Department will be conducting college workshops in senior English classes this week to provide seniors with information on college applications.  Please refer to your blue folder (from last year) to refresh your memory. Seniors will receive a new green folder explaining everything seniors need to know about the college application process. The folder contains information about deadlines, SAT scores, teacher recommendations, etc. Seniors  should make an appointment with their guidance counselor after the workshop. 

SENIOR YEARBOOK PORTRAITS 
All seniors must be photographed for the yearbook by Prestige Portraits. Prestige Portraits will be taking photos at Island Grove (main entrance on Park Ave.) on Monday, August 5, 2019 from 9 AM to 4 PM. Go online to sign up for an appointment at PRESTIGEPORTRAITS.COM. Use your unique code, which was mailed home by Prestige Portraits. A session fee is due at your sitting in cash (exact change), check or money order. Make checks payable to Prestige Portraits. For more details about your Prestige Portraits senior photo, please click here...