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Students requiring testing accommodations for the ACT and SAT should visit the SAT/ACT/PSAT Exam Information page for information on applying. This information was recently updated and includes the text of a letter sent by Mr. Williams to all families and students.

2018-2019 Guidance Calendar of Events

Table of high school guidance events for 2017-2018 academic year
Month Date Time Event Description
Sept. 28 2:00 PM DEADLINE to register for PSAT/NMSQT
Registration Information Parent Letter
Sept. 21 2:15 PM Columbia University Visitation
Oct. 4 6:00 PM  College Fair (RESCHEDULED TO 11/13)
Oct. 5  LAST DAY to drop a S1 course – Q1 Mid-Point
Oct. 6 8:00 AM  SAT I and SAT II administration at MWHS
Oct 11 6:00 PM  Parent Financial Aid Workshop
Oct. 13 8:00 AM  PSAT administration
Oct. 15  College Transcript Request Forms due for Early Action/Early Decision applications
Oct. 26 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM  MW CARES Day
Oct. 27 8:00 AM  ACT administration
Nov. 1 College Transcript Request Forms due for December 1st applications
Nov. 3 8:00 AM  SAT I and SAT II administration at MWHS
Nov. 9  Last day to drop a year long class – End of Q1
Nov. 13 6:00 PM College Fair
Nov. 14 9:30-12:30  Instant Admission Day
Nov. 30 ASVAB Registration forms due
Dec. 5 7:10 AM ASVAB Exam (Snow Date 12/12)
Dec. 13 Various Sophomore BOCES presentations in-class
Dec. 3 6:00 PM 9th & 10th Grade Early College Planning Workshop
Jan. 25 End of Q2/S1
Feb. 1 Last day to add a semester 2 course
Feb. 6 11:45 AM – 3:00 PM Sophomore Visitation to BOCES CTE Campuses
Feb. 4 6:00 PM Junior Class Post High School Planning Workshop
Mar. 1 Last day to drop a semester 2 course – Q3 Mid-Point
Mar. 5 11:45 AM – 3:00 PM MAKE-UP Visitation to BOCES CTE Campuses
Mar. 13 12:30 PM ASVAB Interpretation (Snow Date 3/20)
Mar. 29 End of Q3
Apr. Various Junior Class Post HS Planning lessons in English class
Apr. 12 Lunch Periods SUNY Orange Instant Admission Day in Computer Lab A
May All month Senior Surveys – Confirm your college decision
May 4 8:00 AM SAT I and SAT II administration at MWHS
Jun. 1 8:00 AM SAT I and SAT II administration at MWHS
Jun. 8 8:00 AM ACT administration at MWHS

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