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Announcements and Important Dates

Parents are encouraged to stay current with school news via the Daily Bulletin and e-News blasts from the PTA. (Sign up on the home page of LJHS, left-hand shortcuts.) 

Fall, 2016 Announcements...            Fall  


Counselors are available to meet with students during the registration days to ensure that any scheduling errors (i.e. course request conflicts) may be addressed. Check the home page for details about dates and times for each grade level. Schedules will not be changed for any other reason during this time. (See the Academic_Handbook for other specific guidelines and policies.)

College Rep Visits for Juniors and Seniors:

Representatives from different colleges will be visiting La Jolla High School throughout the school year. Each student may attend up to five per year. The schedule is in Naviance. Sign up forms/passes are available in the counseling office and are required for attending.

College Information Workshops and Events for Students and Parents:
Counselors will present college and career planning lessons in classrooms throughout semester 1. 
In addition, provided by Mrs. Linda Dowley in Parker Auditorium, unless otherwise noted...
Thursday, Sept. 15: College Kick-Off 6:00pm-7:00pm (See Counseling website for link to Powerpoint after the event)
Tuesday, October 4: Regional Admissions Counselors California, mini-college fair for students. (LJHS Gym; Period 4 and Lunch) 
Thursday, October 6: Financial Aid Night and Finalizing Applications for Seniors and Parents 6:00pm-7:00pm
Tuesday, October 11: Lunchtime College Presentation #1: Finalizing Your College List and Finding Hidden Gems.
Tuesday, October 18: Lunchtime College Presentation #2: Applications! Putting Your Best Foot Forward - Essays, Interviews, and Demonstrated Interest. 
Tuesday, October 25: Lunchtime College Presentation #3: Finishing Touches - Getting Your Applications Ready to Submit.
Tuesday, November 1: Lunchtime College Presentation #4: Alternative Paths - Community College, Trade school/Apprenticeships, Gap Year, and Military Options. 

Spring, 2016 Announcements...           Spring


  • Articulation will take place the first six weeks of the semester. 

  • March 22: Counselors will visit all 11th grade social studies classrooms to present college planning information. 

  • March 22 Evening: 6:00-7:00pm in LJHS Parker Auditorium. Linda Dowley will present to seniors and parents "Evaluating College Options"

  • Spring Break: March 28-April 1