Ewing High School Guidance Department
PHONE: 609.538.9800 X 2111 FAX: 609.771.9132 CEEB CODE: 311-480
Betty Jo Prince Director of Counseling Services & Assessment X 2122
Katherine Rose Secretary to the Director X 2121
2018-2019 SCHOOL COUNSELOR ASSIGNMENTS
All counselor assignments are by student's LAST NAME, and may be subject to change.
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EHS Back-to-School Night Semester 2: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 @ 6:30PM!
W.E.B. DuBOIS SCHOLARS INSTITUTE at PRINCETON UNIVERSITY
The W.E.B. DuBois Scholars Institute provides scholarship, leadership, community service, and entrepreneur training along with exposure to science and technology for high-achieving youth attending secondary schools. Students entering 8th-12th grades in the Fall of 2019 are eligible to participate in this year's Scholars Institute on the campus of Princeton University during late June - early July, 2019.
Criteria & Eligibility:
- an overall 3.0 average
- a 300-word essay explaining why you wish to participate in the institute and describing your education and career goals, community service activities and/or leadership roles you have performed
- two (2) letters of recommendation
- an official transcript
Scholarships may be available to cover some of the program costs. Complete program information, including the on-line application and total program cost and fees can be found by visiting http://duboisscholars.org/admissions/application-forms.html. The deadline to apply is Friday, February 22, 2019.
WINTER 2019 SAT PREPARATION
Young Scholars' Institute (YSI) will hold its annual Winter 2019 SAT Preparation Class for students interested in taking the March 9th SAT. The cost of the course is $300 per student and will take place on Tuesdays beginning January 22, 2019 from 5 pm - 8 pm and ending on March 5, 2019. Diagnostic testing will take place on Saturday, Januaryh 19th and Saturday, February 23rd. All diagnostic testing and preparation classes will be held at YSI. For additional information or to register, please contact YSI at http://www.youngscholarsoftrenton.org.
Are you considering a carer in Engineering? Engineering careers pay well and will continue to be in high demand. Mercer County Community College offers engineering degrees that allow you to transfer to area 4-year schools and continue on to become a licensed professional engineer. In addition, you may be eligible for free tuition thanks to the National Science Foundation Scholarship (S-STEM). For more information, click engineering or contact:
James Maccariella, Jr., Ph.D., P.E.
MCCC Coordinator Engineering Science and Civil Engineering Technology
Please see the following links for brief vvideos outlining careers in engineering:
Introduction to Engineering:
Engineering Programs @ MCCC:
Transferring to 4-year Engineering Schools:
NEED A JOB?
Don't miss out! Visit Ms. Stewart in the EHS Guidance Office for a complete list of "Ewing's Classified" job opportunities!
Financial Aid Night at EHS was held on Wednesday, October 23, 2018. Wil Casaine, Executive Director of Financial Aid, Tutoring, and The Center for Student Success at The College of New Jersey (TCNJ), served as the evening's guest speaker and provided an overview on the financial aid process. Topics covered during this FREE event included navigating the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), need-based and merit aid, and federal and state grant programs and scholarships.
If you missed Financial Aid Night, the presentation can be viewed by clicking Financial Aid Presentation. Any senior planning to apply for financial aid for the 2019-20 school year, should stop by the Guidance Office to obtain a packet of important materials distributed during Financial Aid Night. You may also click on the Financial Aid page on the left tool bar.
FREE FAFSA help is also available to students and families. Please select the NJFAFSA Flyers in English or Spanish to obtain additional information on when these events will take place, as well as the flyer for NJFAFSA Days locations.
Click on the "Financial Aid" page (on the blue tool bar on the left) to read all about the New Jersey High Education Student Assistance Authority's (NJHESAA) new Student Loan Guide and related student loan resources!
TAKE ITALIAN AT EHS!
Students...consider taking Italian at EHS! Read what Signor Thomas has to say, click Italian Language!