OHS High School and Beyond... “Find out what you like doing best and get someone to pay you for doing it.” Where does our journey begin? Who Am I? Skills, Interests, Values, Learning Style & Lifestyle Preference What, then, can I become? How do I become that? Career options based on “Who Am I?”…. Education/Training needed for your career(s) of interest. Counselors…. We’re here to help You! Counselors…. We’re here to help You! The Career Center…. It’s a Great Place to and Find Where will your journey take you after high school? Apprenticeship or Technical School Military 2 or 4-year College “When you come to a fork in the road … Take it.” – Yogi Berra Employment or Gap Year FACT: A 4-year Degree is NOT a guarantee of a family wage job This is a National statistic 2 and 4 Year College Admissions (Recommended) Courses for College Preparation 4 credits English (4) 3 credits Math (Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2 are minimums) Seniors must take a “meaningful math” (Statistics, Accounting, Personal Finance, or other course) unless already through PreCal (3-4) 2 credits Science Lab science, including one credit of Algebra-based Biology, Chemistry or Physics (most colleges want Chemistry or Physics) 3 credits Social Studies (3-4) 2 credits World Languages 1 credit Fine Art Students must take at least 3 “core” courses each year , including the senior year. Is the Military a good option for me? Education and Career Training in exchange for service…. Bailey Kilmer Serve while you learn! OHS Class of ‘11 for tuition, housing & spending is possible…. Which colleges have a program for the branch I want? The application process begins junior year! Jan 6th – chat with former students in ROTC right now! Earn While You Learn Advancement Potential If you can DREAM it, you can ACHIEVE it! + Specific Measurable Achievable Rewarding Time-Oriented What are your GOALS and DREAMS? Think about it…. High School & Beyond Plan TODAY’S TASKS: Perceptual Data Survey Goal Setting ~ Short & Long term Learning Styles Inventory Matchmaker & My Skills What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. –Oliver Wendell Holmes Login = ohs- last name first initial middle initial (no spaces) EX: ohs-reykdalke Password = your student/login number (add a 0 at the beginning if only 6 #’s) Check out the website’s new “home page” while everyone gets logged in….