College Counseling Events
College Application (CAP) Presentations
October 6 - College Admissions from the other Side of the Table
College Admissions Representatives from 3 Universities will be on hand to talk to students and parents about the College Admissions process from their side of the table, and the How and the Why of “Dating” your college. This is your opportunity to ask your college admissions questions to the individuals who actually read/review college applications. RSVP HERE if you plan to attend
November 17 - College Costs & Financial Aid
Kendall Guess, Owner and Founder of Path to Admissions. Continuing the conversation on planning for college, Ms. Guess will present information about the real cost of college, strategies to lower college costs, and how financial aid can equalize the cost between private and public institutions. Financial planning should start early so all Founders families are welcomed to this presentation. RSVP HERE if you plan to attend.
December 8 - Building a College List, Researching Potential Schools
Kendall Guess returns for a presentation on search criteria and techniques to employ in choosing the schools you will apply to. She will cover the process of building a college list with specific information about several schools Founders students have typically been interested in. This presentation is targeted for high school juniors, but all are welcome. RSVP HERE if you plan to attend.
College Admissions Testing (ACT/SAT/CLT)
November 20 - Practice ACT
This ACT practice administration is for students who have never taken an ACT or for students who have taken the ACT, and have been working on improving their scores. The practice test will be administered in a testing environment, and tests will be scored immediately. After taking the PSAT and a practice ACT, students should know their test preference and so they can focus their test preparation on one or the other. Sign up HERE so we can prepare the right amount of testing materials.
ACT/SAT/CLT Test Schedules and Registration Links
Use these links to register for upcoming administrations of college admissions exams:
March 3, 2022 - School Day SAT administration at FCA - Class of 2023 only. Students do not need to register for this administration.
The Classic Learning Test is an online college entrance exam designed for 11th and 12th graders. It is remotely proctored and taken at the student's home. The CLT takes approximately two hours to complete, Students receive their scores within 10 business days, and they can instantly share them with an unlimited number of colleges and universities for free. For sponsored administrations, students applying to the sponsoring college can take the CLT for free.