All Grades: Students with a disability may qualify for accommodations for college entrance exams, such as the ACT/SAT. For details, talk to Mrs. Langworthy or visit the following websites: ACT, ACT Testing: Minnesota, or SAT/College Board for information regarding accommodations.
Seniors: Final high school transcripts will be sent to your college or military branch after graduation. Mrs. Langworthy will send it to the school/military branch that you have indicated on the survey given in Social Problems. If you do not complete that survey, Mrs. Langworthy cannot send the final transcript. It is extremely important that you fill that out on Naviance when Mrs. Langworthy comes into class!
Seniors: Do you have a college transcript because of the College Now Program or PSEO? Mrs. Langworthy cannot send college transcripts; only students can directly send the college transcript on to their designated college. Please see the attachment for more instructions on how to obtain a transcript. College Transcript Requestion Information
Seniors: Have you received mail, emails and phone calls from colleges lately? Make sure you read EVERY letter/email sent so you don't miss out on opportunities! Housing deposits, financial aid and signing up for advisement/orientation are just a few of the things that have been mailed or will be mailed to you soon. Questions? See Mrs. Langworthy in the guidance office.
Seniors: Thinking about joining a branch of the military? If you are, please go with a parent/guardian to meet with a recruiter and learn about various opportunities. Let Mrs. Langworthy know if you are considering this option so she is able to coordinate paperwork with the recruiter.
Juniors: Mrs. Langworthy will be helping students apply for Southwest Minnesota State University's College Now Program for the 2015-16 school year. When with Mrs. Langworthy, please click here for the link and follow the instructions she gives you during school.
Juniors: It's time to start exploring options for colleges, work or military! Mrs. Langworthy is encouraging juniors to get out and see the college campuses if they are considering a 2-year or 4-year college, especially during the spring college semester (mid-January through early May). Please see Mrs. Langworthy if you are wanting to schedule a college visit during the school day. Permission forms are in the guidance office.
Juniors: Have you ever thought about doing a job shadow?
It's an opportunity for you to explore a career interest with someone
who knows the career field well. Please see Mrs. Langworthy if you have
any questions or need help setting up a job shadow. *Please note that
Mrs. Langworthy would like to be informed prior to you going on a job
shadow, especially if you have set up a job shadow of your own or with
Juniors and Sophomores: Interested in a career in Health Care? The Mayo Clinic has developed a website for exploring all the different occupations related to health care. Click here to check it out!
Sophomores: The PLAN scores have been given to each sophomore individually in the guidance office. Any parent who has not seen their child's scores, please contact the guidance office and a copy of the score will be sent to you.
Sophomores and Freshman: Educational Talent Search is a federally funded program that serves students who are low-income and/or first generation college-bound. The goal of the program is to provide opportunities and career/college counseling to help students reach their post-secondary aspirations. The website link is listed on the left-side of this page, and students can download a copy of the application. Mrs. Langworthy also has forms in her office.
Contacting Mrs. Langworthy:
To contact Mrs. Langworthy, you can email her at: firstname.lastname@example.org or call (507) 524-3918, ext. 235.
Non-discrimination Notice: The Maple River School District
does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin,
sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities and provides
equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The
following people are designated to handle inquiries regarding the
non-discrimination policies: Dan Anderson, (507) 524-3918, ext. 223,
P.O. Box 515, Mapleton, MN 56065 or Kris Madsen, (507) 524-3918, ext. 290, P.O. Box 515, Mapleton, MN 56065.