Inglewood Unified School District

401 S. Inglewood Ave. Inglewood CA 90301

High School Resources

High School Resources Links for Students and Parents

Academic Performance Index (API)
Accountability Progress Reporting (APR)
California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE)
California English Language Development Test (CELDT)

Most Popular Links

Princeton Review – all sorts of college information
College Board – The SAT test plus all sorts of testing and college preparation information
ACT – the ACT test and other resources
Federal Student Aid Site – Federal Student Aid Site for students, parents and counselors
FinAid – Student aid resource site – student gateway to the US Government
US Dept. of Education – search for student aid resources by state
Scholarship Scams – avoid scholarship scams – don’t pay!

Personality and Career Assessment

Learning Styles Assessment – determine the best learning environment for you
Life Colors Questionnaire – What Kind of Person Are You?
The Princeton Review Career Test
Vocational Information Center
Bureau of Labor and Statistics Career Guide – link your favorite subject in school to a possible career

Military Careers– Military (general)– Army– Navy – Coast Guard – Marines – Air Force

Reading Lists for Students

Young Adult Library Services – outstanding books for the college bound
College Board – 101 great books for the college bound readers

Search for Colleges

National Center for Education – links and searches to colleges and universities
State University – Profiles of state universities and other colleges by state
University of Phoenix – links and searches to all campuses by state
Peterson’s – find colleges by degree programs of interest

Online Education Links

University of Phoenix Online – degree and program information
AIU Online – financial aid info
DeVry University – technical programs available
Jones University – specializes in business and computer courses

College Rankings

Top 100 National Universities 2005 – US News & World Report
College and University Rankings – a list of different ranking sites

Two Year College Resources

Community College Review – profiles of community and junior colleges
Axia College – online education offering associate degrees
League for Innovation in Community Colleges – international consortium of community colleges
American Assoc. of Community Colleges

Virtual Tours – virtual campus tours – collection of on line viewbooks – 56 questions to ask on – non promotional videos of colleges

What Are My Chances at This School?

Testing Calendars

The SAT Calendar
The ACT Calendar

About the Different Tests

ACT test – used for college admissions, an alternative to the SAT
Advanced Placement (AP) tests – information about AP testing – Sat Subject Test Requirements at different schools
College Level Examination Program (CLEP) – about the CLEP program
ISEE – Independent School Entrance Exam – often used for entrance into private high schools
PLAN test – generally administered fall of Sophomore year
PSAT – Preliminary SAT
SAT Reasoning and SAT Subject tests
SSAT – Secondary School Admissions Test – standardized testing for elementary through middle school student

Test Prep Resources – by Stanford Testing Systems – online registration and prep for ACT – Eureka One on One Review, LLC– fun ways to improve your vocabulary– test prep resources

Online Education Links – finding scholarships – Financial Aid and Scholarship Search – College, Career, Scholarship Search – scholarship search – SallieMay site for financial aid – tools for planning to pay for college

Financial Aid Calculators

Financial Aid (Estimated Family Contribution) – estimate your Expected Family Contribution
for college tuition and expenses – financial aid calculator – calculator on the ACT website

Financial Aid Links -Federal Student Aid Site or call 1-800-433-3243  (TTY 800-730-8913 for hearing impaired) – Student aid resource site – student gateway to the US Government– online FAFSA application – scholarships and contact information for them

For Minority, Low-Income, First Generation Students – help for underserved communities – White House initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanic Americans – spanish version of same site as above – english and spanish information on planning – free publications – Hispanic resource for college aid – United Negro College Fund – minority aid site – historically black colleges – universal black pages – American Indian fund – American Institute for Managing Diversity – American Indian Higher Education Consortium – Minority Scholarships and Fellowships -Department of Education/Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Languages Affairs
university of phoenix – university of phoenix accessibility information – the Black Collegian – Black Excel: The College Help Network – Jewish resource for colleges – Gates Millennium Scholars Fund – Hispanic scholarships – Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities – Journal of Blacks in Higher Education – Quality Education for Minorities – Tribal Colleges, Native Studies Programs, and Indian Education

Students With Disabilities – Association of Higher Education and Disability  (AHEAD) – Attention Deficit Disorder Association – Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Disorders – Learning Disabilities Association of America (LDA) – Learning Disability Resources – National Center for Learning Disabilities – Disabilities Studies and Services Center -Federation for Children with Special Needs – Learning Disabilities Online – National Adult Literacy & Learning Disabilities Center

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