The Guidance Office is responsible for standardized testing, scheduling/registration, and report cards/progress reports. This office is also responsible for transcripts, student records, work permits, financial aid information and questions about scholarship information, college deadlines and teacher tutoring times. Guidance office personnel plan junior and senior conferences that are one-on-one meetings with each student, award ceremonies, career planning, and college representative visits. Below are just a few things that the Guidance Office has to offer.
DAVE MURRAY & ASSOCIATES / THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR COLLEGE COSTS
Cardinal Ritter High School continues to work to provide services, initiated through the Lumina Project, in preparation for the transition of students from secondary to post-secondary education. Parents and students attend workshops presented by Dave Murray and Associates/The National Center for College Costs. Workshop topics include persuasive college admission and scholarship essays, mock college admission case studies, college selection, College Survival 101, and college cost estimator. This program also includes college visitations during a student's junior year.
Indiana College Cost Calculator from Dave Murray
INTERNSHIPS & CADET TEACHING
Seniors may participate in structured internships and cadet teaching experiences which focus on their particular area of interests. These programs offer hands-on experiences in such locations as Wishard Hospital, Archdiocesan elementary schools, Westview Hospital, Riverside Golf Academy and retail stores, to name a few. Projects and portfolios are required and applications are accepted during the spring of a student's junior year.
Annual Black College Tour
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. - Indianapolis Alumnae Chapter is pleased to announce its Annual Black College Tour, which will take place Sunday, March 30, 2014 through Friday, April 4, 2014. For more information on which colleges will be visited and application process, CLICK HERE.
University of Notre Dame
2014 Summer Scholars
Program Date: June 28 - July 12, 2014
Summer Scholars is a two-week program that introduces students to college-level academics in fields ranging from the liberal arts to the sciences and business. For rising high school juniors and seniors. Application deadline: January 13, 2014
2014 Leadership Seminars
Program Date: July 19 - July 30, 2014
Leadership Seminars is a 10-day, all expenses paid, program for advanced students who wish to hone their critical thinking and expressive skills in the company of dynamic peers. For rising high school seniors only. Application deadline: January 27, 2014
2014 Study Abroad - Rome, Italy
Program Date: June 7 - June 20, 2014 This 12-day program will immerse students in the lived history and culture of the Eternal City. For rising high school seniors only. Application deadline: December 13, 2013
University of Pennsylvania
Teen Entrepreneur - Switzerland Summer Program 2014
Savannah College of Art and Design
The Savannah College of Art and Design is pleased to announce the release of the 2014 SCAD summer programs for educators and teens. At its locations in Atlanta, Hong Kong and Savannah, SCAD offers many opportunities to discover firsthand why SCAD is the university for creative careers.
Research Science Institute
The Center for Excellence in Education (CEE) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) co-sponsor the Research Science Institute (RSI) and are looking for talented 11th Grade STEM Students! Do you know any students who want to work on really exciting cutting-edge summer research?
Have them apply to the (RSI) program to be held on the MIT campus June 22 to August 2, 2014. They will meet some of the world's most talented students and top scientists and have an opportunity to conduct research in amazing labs! The program is free to students except for travel to and from MIT. If you know any current high school juniors, have them take a look at the CEE website or RSI application materials, and more information about the program.