Paramus High School College Fair- April 19 6:30-8:30PM
Paramus High School is hosting a college fair on Wednesday, April 19th from 6:30-8:30 PM. See flier for participating colleges. Click here.
Parent/Teacher Conferences 3/23/17
Counselors are available for appointments during Parent/Teacher conferences. Please make an appointment or stop by the counselling office 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm on Thursday night.
College Case Study Night- Wednesday, May 17th at 6:30pm (check-in) -8:30pm
**WE HAVE REACHED MAXIMUM CAPACITY*** REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
College representatives will lead parents and students through a mock admission committee. You will be making the decision of who to accept, deny or waitlist. The exercise will point out the intricacies of the process and the importance of assembling a strong application. Guests will gain insight and understanding as to what is valued in the application. Representatives from Lehigh, The Ohio State University, Dickinson College and Franklin and Marshall College will be joining us. Seating will be limited to ensure the event runs smoothly. Parents and students in grades 9-11 are invited to attend. .
Scheduling Junior College Conference
Counselors will begin meeting with juniors and their parents to discuss the college search process in the second semester. Please email your child's counselor to set up a college conference. School Counselor contact information is available on the right side of this page.
2016 PSAT Scores
PSAT Scores are available to students on 12/12/16-visit the following website
College Application Process
Directions for the college counseling process are available in the College Application Forms folder on the bottom of this page. The PowerPoint given to seniors is also available.
Please click here to review important dates for 2016-17 school year.
School Counselor Info 2016-17
Please click here for school counselor information. Congratulations to Ms. Jillian Eidschun (Emery) who got married this summer. Welcome to Ms. Jenny Ahn who will be replacing Ms.Jenna Simon. Ms. Ahn is excited to be a part of the Tenafly school community and looks forward to meeting her students and their parents.
New Jersey Career Connections
The New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development is proud to announce the launch of the New Jersey Career Connections website, a new job search and career navigation platform
ACT vs SAT
ACT vs SAT: Which Test Should You Take?
click here for a side-by-side comparison of format, scoring and content (information provided by Kaplan)
New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA)
New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) has prepared a Student Loan Guide to be distributed to New Jersey high school students. In January 2013 legislation was passed by the New Jersey Legislature and signed into law by Governor Christie requiring HESAA to provide a booklet/brochure and directing high schools to annually disseminate it to each student in the 11th and 12th grades.
e-booklet link to the Student Loan Guide: http://www.hesaa.org/Flipbooks/StudentLoanGuide/index.html
Interactive Student Loan Game Plan:
HESAA is the only state authority with the sole mission of providing students and families with the information and resources necessary to attain an education beyond high school.
Free SAT Practice on Khan Academy
Click the link to find free SAT information from Khan Academy. Free online practice for the redesigned (as well as the old) SAT are available. Created by the College Board and Khan Academy, the practice resources inlcude:
Federal Student Aid
Cick HERE NJHESSA important links to websites for finacial aid information
NCAA Division I Eligibility Standards
The NCAA Eligibility Center recently launched a website specifically dedicated to educating students and parents about the new NCAA Division I eligibility standards for 2016 and beyond. Visit www.2point3.org.
Program of Studies 2017 - 2018
Forms needed for college application process.
October 2015 Financial Aid Presentation
Paramus College Fair
College Admissions and Trends 2016
Class of 2018 Junior College Night
College Planning Guide
Presentation regarding the revised SAT
Section 504 Notice of Procedural Safeguards
THS 2016-2017 School Profile