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Today: 5/27/17

Financial Aid & Scholarships on separate page

You will be able to find the financial aid & scholarships page the same way you find the Guidance, College & Career page (Home page; Students; Guidance, College & Career; on the left top corner you'll see the link for Financial Aid & Scholarships). Or you can go to http://aragon.schoolloop.com/finaid

College & Career Websites

ACT - www.actstudent.org

SAT - www.collegeboard.org

CSU - www.csumentor.org

UC - www.universityofcalifornia.edu

California Community Colleges - www.cccco.edu Independant

Private California Colleges - www.aiccu.edu

California Colleges - www.californiacolleges.edu

Student transfer information system for all California Colleges - www.assist.org

JobStar - Job Search Guide - http://jobstar.org/alljobs.php

Virtual College Fairs - www.collegeweeklive.com

Priority Enrollment Program for Seniors

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Aragon School Code (CEEB):

053163

Earn the Silver Sword Award

The Silver Sword Award is given to graduating Seniors for service to Aragon High School.

  • 500 points over the four High School years is required for this award.
  • Only 200 points for outside Community ...more

Employment Opportunities

*Check out the JOBS board in the counseling office!*

If you can offer a volunteer opportunity, part-time job or internship, e-mail a description of the position to Laurie Tezak ltezak@smuhsd.org or ...more

News

5/25/17

High School Internship Web Writer Job Description April 2017

 

The San Mateo Union High School District (SMUHSD) is looking for a minimum of three high school age web writers to draft copy for the District’s new web site to be soft launched in 2018.

This is a summer position with the potential to extend into the 2017/18 semester, if desired.

 

By working as an intern with the SMUHSD, you will:  

  • Gain experience working collaboratively in a professional educational office  
  • Increase experience to be noted on college and career applications
  • Demonstrate your ability to deliver product by deadline  
  • Network and create connections for the future
  • Increase marketability to future potential employers
  • Learn if this kind of work is something of interest for future pursuits Potentially learn how to edit and update the new website

To Apply Submit the following:

  • A letter of interest indicating why you want to work on this project, why you think you are a good fit, and what unique qualities you could bring to the team and project
  • A writing sample of work similar to a style of writing needed for the web or any solid piece of writing you are proud of from your past efforts
  • At least one reference from a teacher and/or school administrator. Be sure to note your full name, contact number and email on each page of all of your materials.

Submit all three items to: Sheri Costa, Communications Manager, SMUHSD Mail: 650 N. Delaware Street, San Mateo 94401 Email: scosta@smuhsd.org Phone: 650.558.2202 You can send your completed application package via email or snail mail.

 

Click on link below for complete jobdescription and requirements

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5/24/17

Monday, June 05, 2017 at 6:30 pm

 

BASIS Independent Silicon Valley

1290 Parkmoor Ave

San Jose, CA

 

Please join us for an upcoming presentation about Dartmouth College.

For more information and to RSVP, please visit our website.  Friends and family welcome.

 

dartgo.org/ontheroad

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4/25/17

Stop by the counseling office to check out the  "Jobs Board" 

New employment are coming in daily like:

 

Sears Home Services Team - Appliance Repair Technician  http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N41392883

 

Home Depot careers.homedepot.com

 

Strands for Hair - appointment coordinator.  call Glenda at 570-7220

 

SoulCycle - San Mateo - see flier below

 

City of San Mateo - graduating seniors.  Paid Internships and summer employment. 

 

United States Postal Service - San Mateo - www.usps.com/careers

 

Skyhawks Sports - Summer Camp Coaches - HOW TO APPLY You can learn more about our coaching positions at http://www.skyhawks.com To apply, go to http://www.skyhawks.com/peninsula     email any questions to bgardner@skyhawkssports.com For more information visit www.skyhawks.com

 

Antoine's Cookie Shop - cashier - email resume to antoine@antoine

 

Peet's Coffee - https://www.peets.com/about-us/careers

 

John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Summer Program - looking for summer assistants in classrooms,  also brainstorm and lead the afternoon summer recreational activities.  JHCTY also hires office assistants and a health assistant if students are looking for an office experience.  Summer program location is at the Nueva School  at the Bay Meadows Campus.   cty.jhu.edu/jobs/summer   See flier below or in counseling office.

 

Plato's Closet - Social Media Coordinator - school Junior or Senior who has an interest in fashion and social media marketing.  See flier below. 

 

TOYS R US - Join the team this holiday season - Cashier, Stock, Sales Team  -  rucareers.com

 

Old Navy - Hillsdale - OLDNAVYtalent.com -see flier below

 

Sterling Cleaners - Burlingame, CA - flier below

 

Target - fill out an application either at any Target store location at the Service Desk or online at www.Target.com/careers & do the following see link below 

 

See's Candies, Inc. - recruiting for Candy Maker trainees - attached flier with information at the bottom of this page

 

McDonald's - career opportunities - https://mylocalmcds.com/foster-city-ca

 

Le Boulanger, San Mateo - Do you need dough? (money) - apply to http://www.leboulanger.com/

 

Aaron Bothers Art & Frame Store - apply online http://www.aaronbrothers.com/canvases/careers/

 

SuzieCakes - see flier below

 

Mathnasium- math tutors - see attached flier below

 

Draeger's Market - San Mateo, Menlo Park Los Altos locations. http://www.draegers.com/careerOpportunities.aspx or go to location and ask for store manager.

 

After Camp Care Educator - Euro School of Tennis camp - must love working with children we will provide training.  Please refer to our attachment for the qualifications.  Please see attached at the bottom of this page

 

Avis/Budget Car Rental -avisbudgetgroup.jobs  and search "part time".    Please see attached at the bottom of this page

 

Big Arms Swimmers - swim instructors - please apply at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1nDt5y1PRO5fOLb19ptIIuArH8B-E33d9w15ku3dvb1I/viewform  

 

Deans Produce - San Mateo - walk in for application

 

Sherwin-Williams Paint - Wholesale Product Specialist - http://www.maxoutreach.com/job/N40279850

 

Pizza & Pints - Redwood City - (must be 18 years or older) pizzaandpintsrwc@gmail.com

 

Cost Plus World Market - San Mateo - Sales, Supervisors

www.worldmarket.com

 

Steve & Kate's Camp - steveandkate.com/jobs

 

Bambu Desserts & Drinks, San Mateo - 

Email: info@bambusanmateo.com     or       Call: 415-320-3220

 

San Mateo Parks and Recreation - Become a leader - Martin Luther King Center - Summer staff draft.   www.cityofsanmateo.org

 

Green Teens - 9th thru 11th graders. money for improving parks and green spaces.  www.cityofsanmateo.org/teencentral

 

Legarza Summer Camps - camp leaders   apply online at www.lbccamps.org/jobs

 

In and Out Burger - In-N-Out.com/employment - flexible scheduling, paid vacations, free meals, 401(k) plan

 

Albertsons &Safeway - careersatsafeway.com   Deli/Food Service Clerks* Cut Fruit Clerks*   In store hiring event  March 10 1pm-4pm

 

PJCC in Foster City - lifeguards and swim instructors, seniors who are 18 or older; part time or full time hours after graduation

 

Jeffrey's Hamburgers, San Mateo - food runners

 

CuriOdyssey at Coyote Point - Guest Services Team and Events Team for weekends.         http://curiodyssey.org/about/employment/

 

UPS - seasonal full-time driver helpers in order to accommodate the anticipated e-commerce-driven holiday delivery demand, (17 yrs and older).   www.upsjobs.com

 

Whole Foods Market - wfm.com/careers

 

Highlands Rec. Center - Life Guards and Life Guard training

 

La Petite Baleen Swim School - swim teachers.   sherry@lpb.com

 

Homework Central - part-time, paid, tutoring positions.  Volunteer positions also available.

 

Five Guys Burgers -  Burlingame

 

89.1 fm, KCEA - Advocates for Athletes, LLC.- a kid who likes broadcasting high school sports    John@advocates4athletes.com

 

The Peninsula Regent - dining services, part-time

 

Apple Fritter Eatery -  available for some weekends

 

Philz Coffee San Mateo - now recruiting for baristas and shift leaders

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4/21/17

Stanford University Department of Public Safety Explorer Post #1891

 

Are you interested in Law Enforcement?

 

Then attend this informational meeting!

 

 

When: April 26, 2017   6:00 - 8:00pm

Where: 679 Pampas Lane    Stanford, CA 94305

 

Law Enforcement Exploring is open to youth ages 14-20 who are interested in building strong leadership qualities, serving the community, and having fun!

 

Refreshments will be provided.  Please RSVP by e-mail:

dps-explorers@lists.stanford.edu  or call Sgt. Barries at (650) 222-9810

 

 

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4/17/17

The San Mateo County Jobs for Youth Internship program is an 8- to 10-week summer program for Jobs for Youth participants who would like the opportunity to work for the County of San Mateo. 

Positions are located throughout several departments of the County of San Mateo (see website for department information http://www.smcgov.org/departments) and can include locations in East Palo Alto, Menlo Park, Redwood City, San Carlos, Belmont, San Mateo, South San Francisco, Half Moon Bay and Daly City. 

To sign up for a workshop & an orientation please email JobsForYouth@smcgov.org

See the attached flier for more information.

 

 Internship.pdf

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Guidance Counselors

9th grade - last name - A thru R

Stacy Becker Kim, Counselor  

Monday-Thursday

sbkim@smuhsd.org

(650) 558-2933

 

10th grade 

9th grade - last name - S thru U

Josephine Ho, Counselor        

jho@smuhsd.org

(650) 558-2959

 

11th grade 

9th grade - last name - T thru Z

Steve Allekotte, Counselor        

Dept. Chair of Counseling 

sallekotte@smuhsd.org

(650) 558-2910 

 

12th grade & All AVID Students

Trisha Liskay, Counselor     

tliskay@smuhsd.org

(650) 558-2912

Academic Advisors

Rachel Leota ,  Advisor 9th graderleota@smuhsd.org  (650) 558-2915

Thalia Luna, Advisor 10th grade, tluna@smuhsd.org  (650) 558-2913

Patti Bruce, Advisor 11th grade,  pbruce@smuhsd.org  (650) 558-2916

Norma Lopez, Advisor 12th grade & All Avid Students nlopez@smuhsd.org,  (650) 558-2914

College and Career Staff

Caroline Moala, Financial Aid/Scholarship Advisor

cmoala@smuhsd.org (650) 558-2917 

 

Laurie Tezak, College and Career Advisor

ltezak@smuhsd.org  (650) 558-2918

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