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    Updated 4/22/2020

    Hello!  I'm Lori Buher, your school counselor!   I'm Lori Buher, School and Career Counselor for La Conner Middle and High School Students.  During the school closure, I will be available by email or texting during regular school hours.  lbuher@lc.k12.wa.us  or 360-630-0809. 

    Please contact me if you have questions or concerns about your students.360-466-3173  

     

    SAT SCHOOL DAY UPDATE:  College Board is selecting a summer date or two for a school day SAT.  I will let all of you know when dates are selected.  We would hold the test at the high school, so COVID might hold it up!  

    lbuher@lc.k12.wa.us  contact me with questions!

     

    Juniors!  See the link below to a short article with tips about asking for letters of recommendation for college and scholarship applications.  Whether you are thinking you'll attend a 4-year university, a 2-year college for a transfer degree or a technical school (3 months to 2 year programs), you'll need letters of rec. 

     
    May is Career Month.  I'll be pushing out information as I receive it for you to consider.  We will be doing some High School and Beyond work in preparation for senior year.  See Article linked below.
     
    As I told you early in March, Senior Seminar is going away.  We'll work with your Advisors to complete your HSBP and prepare for the community exit presentation.
    It is an exciting time, with new challenges and plenty of excitement.
     
    I'm thinking of you all, and proud to be able to be a part of this important journey.
     

     

    CAREER AND COLLEGE INFORMATION AND UPDATES

    FROM WWU

    TIPS FOR COLLEGE APPLICATIONS  This is for you, Juniors!  WWU gives you good information about how to stand out when you are completing your college applications.

    TUITION AND SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION  From WWU for the 2019/2020 school year

     

    CAREER STUFF

    BTC CAREER PATHWAYS SURVEY  Short survey that matches your interests to Bellingham Technical College programs. 

    CAREERS FOR THE 21ST CENTURY  Good Article about options other than four-year college programs.  NEA Today January 2020

    APPRENTICESHIPS Q AND A  this is a good link about apprenticeships in general.  

     

    JUNIORS:  PREPPING FOR NEXT YEAR

    May is Career Month  See this information from OSPI Counseling

    11TH GRADE CHECKLIST  Tips for preparing to apply to Universities and Four-Year Colleges.

    SAT Practice with Kahn Academy  Think about accessing one question a day.