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Daily Bulletin

Seniors – Nevada Seal of Biliteracy Application Deadline is December 20

Seniors – The deadline to apply for the Nevada Seal of Biliteracy is December 20. This is an award for Seniors who can demonstrate literacy proficiency in one or more languages in addition to English. This award is available for almost ANY language, not just Spanish or Chinese. If you have already earned a 3 or better on the AP Spanish or AP Chinese exams you have fulfilled the requirements, but if you have not yet passed the AP exams, or you are proficient in a language besides Spanish or Chinese you will take a District approved exam to earn the award. With the award you will receive a Certificate of Recognition, a Graduation Medallion, a Seal on your Diploma and a Transcript Notation. “Monolingualism can be cured!”

Daily Bulletin

Advanced Placement Curriculum Information Night

Wednesday, December 4, 2019
6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and parents, please join us to…
1. Understand the benefits of taking Advanced Placement (AP) courses
2. Receive accurate information about the AP Program at A-TECH
3. Get a head start on your 2020-2021 class schedule
4. Clarify misconceptions about Advanced Placement
5. Learn about our new AP Courses
6. Meet our AP teachers and learn about the AP Courses they teach
7. Listen to our students relate their AP experiences
8. Get to know what the AP Capstone Diploma is about

Benefits of taking AP Courses:
Earn college credits while still in high school
Earn advanced placement in college/skip lower level classes in college and graduate early
Stand-out in your college applications and impress College Admission Counselors
Boost your eligibility for scholarships and college-specific merit aid
Experience the rigor of college level classes and develop college-level academic skills
Save money by graduating early from college
Get more flexibility in college and add a second major, take more electives and study abroad

Daily Bulletin

College Application and FAFSA Nights

Students can complete applications with the following colleges:

University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV)
University of Nevada, Reno (UNR)
Nevada State College (NSC)
College of Southern Nevada (CSN)
Great Basin College (GBC)
Truckee Meadows Community
College (TMCC)
Western Nevada College (WNC)
Dixie State University (DSU)
Southern Utah University (SUU)
University of Utah (U of U)
Utah State University (USU)
Public Education Foundation
Nevada Promise

Students are welcome to go to any program most convenient for them!
A parent or guardian must be present in order to file the FAFSA.