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Parchment.com - Transcript requests
Order a Transcript - Parchment.com - YouTube video - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iCHdokhyTQA
KGHS uses Parchment.com to send electronic transcript requests for former students and current students whose college does not accept documents using Naviance.  Please create an account and request your transcripts at Parchment.com.

Order Credentials from Parchment

Naviance for Students - KGHS is pleased to offer Naviance Family Connection, a web-based service designed to help parents and students make decisions about colleges and careers.  Students can take personality surveys, research colleges and careers, set goals, build a resume, and more.  This service is a valuable tool to seniors applying to colleges.  They can track college applications, request teacher recommendations, and monitor transcripts sent.

To request a transcript of RCC Dual Enrollment courses, click here.
College & Career Resources - PortaPortal Helpful website listings 
March2Success: provides an online study program to help students prepare for standardized tests, improve school work and review materials. We also provide tools for educators and parents to track and encourage their students

                              Guide to Visiting Colleges https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/visiting-colleges/

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
This page was established to provide an annual notice to enrolled high school students and their parents of the availability of the postsecondary education and employment data published by the State Council of Higher Education on its website pursuant to § 23-9.2:3.04.

Students and their families are encouraged to use a variety of information sources to select a college and major. The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) provides one such source that is available 
here.

1-2-3 Go! initiative is a series of informational and hands-on events providing resources to help Virginia students and families through the college application process.  The initiative includes assistance in: (1) finding the best fit; (2) meeting application deadlines; and (3) determining financing – in order to GO to college.

Plumbers & Gasfitters UA Local Union No. 5 www.local5plumbers.org
Applications for Apprenticeship Opportunities. For more information please contact: Plumbers & Gasfitters UA Local Union No. 5, 301.899.7861 
Location:  Plumbers & Gasfitters UA Local No. 5, Training Facility, 5000 Forbes Boulevard, Lanham, MD 20706

Steamfitters Local 602 JATC Apprenticeship  Interested in an exciting career in pipefitting, welding, heating, air conditioning and refrigeration (construction, service and maintenance)? Applications must be made in person at either of these two locations: US Mechanical Trades School, 8509 Ardwick Ardmore Road, Landover, MD 20785, 301-341-1555. UAM Steamfitters Local Union 602, 7552 Accotink Park Road, Springfield, VA 22150, 703-569-0602. Requirements:  Applicants must be 18 years old, by August 15, 2020 (born before August 15, 2002). High school diploma earned by June 30, 2020 or GED certificate by December 31, 2019.   There is a $50 non-refundable application processing fee due at time of application. Payable in cash or money order only. (All money orders to be made payable to HPRTF).  Information sheet available for download below.


College Representatives Visits

Aug. 29 - SCAD (Savannah College of Art & Design)
Sept. 11 - Sweet Briar College
Sept. 16 - James Madison University
Sept. 20 - Bridgewater College
Sept. 23 - Longwood University
Sept. 24 - University of Mary Washington
Sept. 25 - Shenandoah University
Oct. 4 - University of Virginia
Oct. 22 - Richard Bland College of William & Mary
Oct. 24 - George Mason University
Oct. 25 - Christopher Newport University
Oct. 28 - Stevenson University (Maryland)
Oct. 29 - Onsite Admit - Longwood University
Oct. 30 - Ferrum College
Oct. 31 - Radford University
Nov. 1 - Old Dominion University
Nov. 12 - University of Lynchburg
Nov. 13 - Johnson & Wales University
Nov. 14 - Germanna Community College
Nov. 15 - Onsite Admit - University of Mary Washington
Nov. 18 - Virginia Tech
Dec. 2 - Virginia State University
College/University Open House Information

Bridgewater College
Open House
February 1, March 14, 2020


Champlain College
Winter Open House
February 15, 2020


King University
Open House
Feb. 29 & March 21, 2020
Information Sessions
Dec. 7, 2019 & January 18, 2020

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
RSVP to event in our area

Northern Vermont University
Junior Showcase Dates
Johnson Campus - April 25, 2020
Lyndon Campus - April 24, 2020
Summer Open House
Johnson Campus - July 14, 2020
Lyndon Campus - July 17, 2020

Savannah College of Art & Design
SCAD DAY
Atlanta, GA -  Jan. 11, 2020
Savannah, GA -  Jan. 18, 2020
SPOTLIGHT DAYS
Atlanta, GA - Dec. 7, 2019
Savannah, GA - Dec. 7, 2019

University of Miami
Summer Scholars Program
Two-week & three week sessions: July 4 - July 24, 2020

Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets
Spend the Nigh Program
Feb. 20, April 2, 6, 9, 13 & 16, 2020

Rappahannock Community College

If you are a high school student and interested in learning more about earning a degree or certificate while in high school, click here:https://docs.google.com/forms/d/11gbf2q7fhNgaPjW0T2410w989oelNnVkhWuRUhTDyXI/viewform

Applying to Rappahannock Community College

Rappahannock Community College High School Permission Form.doc

Dual Enrollment Application for Rappahannock Community College

MyRCC (Request a Dual Enrollment Transcript)

Germanna Community College

 Workforce Development Offerings and Apprenticeships

Germanna Scholarship Application Process

Applying to Germanna Community College

FastForward programs are short-term training courses offered through Germanna Community College to help you fast-track your career.

Apprenticeship and Credential Programs Student Questionnaire


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Terri Morrison,
Nov 19, 2019, 8:38 AM
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Robin Mitchell,
Sep 28, 2017, 11:02 AM