See the slideshow below to help you understand the costs of college and the ways that financial aid can help college be more affordable. This presentation includes a more detailed explanation of college costs, financial aid, and financial aid awards: https://youtu.be/3ZZFcsAlWcE College Cost Estimators: Cost Estimator at California Colleges (Log in with your GAFE account … Continue reading How much does college really cost?
See these fabulous resources to help you find scholarships for college! Scholar Snapp - A free, simple to use data standard that allows students to reuse their application information - including contact information, essays, transcripts, etc. - from one scholarship application to another thereby streamlining the college scholarship application process.Scholly – A mobile app that … Continue reading Scholarship Programs: A Big List
Chaffey students have taken advantage of many summer activities. Check out their testimonials in this video. There are so many amazing summer opportunities for college-bound students. Check out the list below to find one that is right for you! Keep checking back for updates; I will add more as I find them!
GATEways is a student organization that supports students in AP and Honors courses. Students meet on the second and fourth Fridays of each month to collaborate, mentor, and support one another. GATEways also hosts GATE family nights and visits middle schools to welcome new students to our campus. Additionally, GATEways provides enrichment opportunities for GATE … Continue reading GATEways
College Knowledge is a collaboration with Chaffey High School and Claremont McKenna College. College mentors meet weekly with high school juniors and seniors to support them on the application journey and transition from high school to college. College Knowledge also hosts workshops and field trips to enrich students' college application process and prepare them for … Continue reading College Knowledge
There are so many excellent colleges within fifty miles of Ontario! This post is the start of a series I am calling "Five Worth the Drive." Each installment will focus on five colleges that are little gems in Southern California. Use the map above to link to the school website and get driving directions. This … Continue reading Five Worth the Drive: Independent Colleges within 50 Miles (part 1)
Blog post by Elena Trinh, class of 2020 The Academic Decathlon, otherwise known as simply AcaDec for short, is an annual academic competition that involves events where students compete in 7 subject tests, write an essay, perform a speech, and partake in an interview. While it may sound overwhelming at first, you are given 10 … Continue reading Academic Decathlon
Blog post by Yatziri Carmona, class of 2020 If you’re taking AP Calculus, you’ll raise a lot of eyebrows. It’s a course that not many have the opportunity to take. As a junior who made the choice to take AP Calculus, I honestly did not know what to anticipate. I realized too late what the … Continue reading Course Spotlight: AP Calculus
Blog post by Julissa Soto, class of 2021 Transitioning from middle school to high school can be difficult. The idea of being exposed to a new unknown experience is terrifying. With the help of Link Crew, the terrifying feeling is gone. Link crew is also a yearlong program that contributes to character development and understanding … Continue reading Link Crew
by Elina Shibata, class of 2020 Key Club is a international student led organization that encourages leadership through serving the community, emphasizing values such as leadership, character building, caring, and inclusiveness. There are 1000 clubs from different schools in more than 38 countries In Key Club, you may attend events where you make new friendships … Continue reading Club Spotlight: CHS Key Club