Spring AP Registration
- All students taking a 2017 spring AP class are required to register for the test. For more information and the registration form, please click on this link 2017 Spring AP Registration Form and Letter
. The registration deadline is Friday, February 17, 2017
. Please make checks payable to Strath Haven High School for $93, and return check and form to Mrs. Markert in the Guidance Office. (No cash!) Families with financial need may request assistance with the fee, please see your guidance counselor.
Kaplan's SAT Prepathon - Sunday, March 5, 2017 from 12 noon to 6:00 pm. Kaplan will be hosting FREE, nonstop, live online prep sessions to help students get ready for the SAT on March 11. Instructors will train students on a different section of the SAT every hour, so students can join in at any time throughout the event. For more information and to sign up for this free event visit www.kaptest.com/Prepathon
On April 20th, sophomores have the opportunity to take a Pre-ACT. The cost of the test is $15.00. Checks should be made payable to SHHS and delivered to Mrs. Ford in the 3rd floor office. Registration deadline is April 15. The Pre-ACT will provide valuable information about your son/daughter in preparation for post-secondary planning. The Pre-ACT uses the same format as the ACT, which includes the following:
One - Reading comprehension subtest
One - Math reasoning subtest (containing Alg I, Geom, Alg II, and some Alg III/Trig)
One - English test (containing grammar, improving sentences, etc.)
One - Science reasoning test (interpretation of tables of information and graphs)
All sophomores are encouraged to take the Pre-ACT as the first of two practice standardized tests. In October 2017, juniors will take the PSAT, and across the two tests, students, counselors and families will be able to select the most appropriate standardized test for each student as part of the preparation for post-secondary admissions.
Academy Day at Valley Forge Military Academy and College. March 11, 2017 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. Students interested in the U.S. Military Academy (West Point), U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Coast Guard Academy and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, as well as Valley Forge Military Academy and College are invited to attend this event. Representatives from these schools will be present to provide information about admission and academy life. The event will be held in the Eisenhower Hall Ballroom at Valley Forge Military Academy and College located at 1001 Eagle Road, Wayne, Pa.
If you have any questions, please call Maureen Quinn at 610-690-7323 or email her at Maureen.Quinn@mail.house.gov.
Chester Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the Electrical Industry will be holding an Open House on Thursday, March 16, 2017 beginning at 6:00 pm. Anyone interested in the electrical field as a career should attend. Guided tours of the training facility will be available, and instructors and members of the Committee will be on hand to answer questions. Information on the application process, qualifications and dates and times to apply for the September 2017 class will be distributed. Please call 610-494-2820 if you are interested in attending. The training facility is located at 3729 Chichester Avenue, Boothwyn, PA.
Christianson Tutorials - Strath Haven High School Cram Courses for SAT and ACT Tests
! Students will learn test taking strategies, reading techniques, grammar rules, critical math content, prepare for the essay and much more. The cost for each course is $150. Test dates for the SAT Cram Courses are Sept. 24, 2016, January 14, 2017 and May 20, 2017. Test dates for the ACT Cram Courses are February 4, 2017 and June 3, 2017. Click here for the SAT Cram Course flyer - SAT Cram Courses at SHHS
Click here for the ACT Cram Course flyer - ACT Cram Courses at SHHS
Register on-line - see flyers for registration information.