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.
2016 Graduates: If you received a Maple River Dollars for Scholars Scholarship, please remember to turn in your college grades at the end of your first or second term (before June 30, 2017). Note: You will not receive your scholarship until you have completed a semester of being a fulltime student during your freshman year of college and have earned a "C" average or higher for grades. You must also show proof of your fulltime status for the following semester. Your name must appear on both your transcript and your schedule. If you have any questions or concerns about this, please call Jane Caldwell or Ann Langworthy.
Seniors/Juniors: Interested in learning more about opportunities in the military?
Please see Mrs. Langworthy if you would like more details or contact
information about any specific branch of service or the ASVAB test.
Seniors: Mrs. Langworthy will be sending your final high school transcripts after graduation to those colleges students have requested they go to. You must put your request into Parchment. They will be sent out toward the end of the week of June 5th.
Seniors: Did you earn any type of college credit while in high school? If so, you will need to request a final transcript from the college you attended. For PSEO students, please contact the registrar of the college and find out the procedure to request it. For the College Now students, click here to go to the website.
Seniors: Your school email account will close August 1, 2017. Please make sure you change all accounts to your personal email before this deadline! Examples: Parchment, MCIS, specific colleges you have applied to, STAR ID (College Now or any other state college through PSEO). Please let Mrs. Langworthy know if you are needing help with any of these changes.
Seniors: Did you receive a scholarship this year? Please make sure you write thank you's to those organizations who have given you a scholarship and keep all information you received about how to collect your scholarship!
Juniors: The Accuplacer Test will be given at Maple River High School on Monday, May 22, 2017. Please sign up in the guidance office if you would like to take this placement test for 2-year state colleges (technical/community colleges in the state of Minnesota).
Juniors/Sophomores: If you are interested in taking courses through the High-STEP Academy for Health Sciences, please click this link to apply. You can write courses down for the High-STEP Academy however, you MUST apply online by April 21, 2017 in order for us to proceed with your 2017-18 course requests.
Seniors/Juniors/Sophomores/Freshmen: The Mayo Clinic has developed a website for exploring all the different occupations related to health care. Click here to check it out!
Seniors/Juniors/Sophomores/Freshmen: 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. This winter and spring might be a good time for you
to shadow someone in the career field you are interested in. If you
are interested in a career where privacy is an issue, maybe you could
set up an interview with someone. Please consider setting up a job
shadow or come into the counseling office so Mrs. Langworthy can help
you explore what careers are out there for you!
Juniors/Sophomores/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.
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.