Preparing for life after high school is an exciting time, and ARCS is here to support its students and families!
Preparing for College
Students that are planning on applying to four-year colleges and universities will need to take a standardized exam prior to their application deadlines. Preparation for these exams can begin in the 10th grade.
ARCS students have a wonderful opportunity to take community college classes at the same time as their high school courses! Most ARCS students choose Folsom Lake College or Sierra College. Please see your Supervising Teacher or Laura Moneypenny for more information on how to sign up!
Serving the United States in our Armed Forces is an excellent opportunity to continue your education and give back to your country. You can also earn free college tuition through the GI Bill after completing your service!
ScholarshipsAndGrants.USfrom their website, "helps students find the perfect match based on their own unique needs and qualifications" and provides "over 1000 informational links to institutions and organizations offering assistance to students."
COLLEGE STATS.org provides a database of more than 3,000 colleges and universities to assist in the decision of which college to attend.
Still deciding the kind of life you want after high school? CALIFORNIA COLLEGES.EDU may have information that will help you decide.