Guidance /College Advisement
Mrs. Deanna Appleton: Full-time School Counselor/College Advisor (305) 762-5178
Silver Knight Application
Get help completing the FAFSA - get free money for college!
All seniors should complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). It is also now a requirement for the Bright Futures Scholarship.
For information and assistance in completing the FAFSA, please click HERE.
View the Graduation Requirements for Florida's Statewide Assessments, revised November 2013.
|Florida State Schools|
|Students & Parents! Especially 10th, 11th and 12th Graders! Please review the important documents to gain better insight to understand what it takes to be accepted at Florida state schools.|
|2011 SUS Admissions Matrix: This document includes everything that you will want to know about university admissions for the 2012-2013 school years. Most important are the mid-range numbers for GPA’s and SAT/ACT scores. (PDF)|
|State of Florida Graduation Requirements (PDF)|
|Bright Futures Class of 2015 Requirements|
|FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid (Opens Jan. 1, 2014 for seniors)|
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GUIDANCE: Student Support Services
Doctors Charter School Guidance Counselors provide personal, social, academic and career development support to all students through individual counseling, group counseling, classroom guidance, teacher and parent consultation and community agency resources.
- Counseling for academic, career and/or personal needs
- Individual and group counseling
- Informative & educational lessons provided for topical, teen related and/or current events
- Preventative programming
- College fairs; participation, information & exposure
- College tour of Florida State Schools
- Testing resources
- College and career services
- Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Program
- Florida Virtual School
- Dual Enrollment opportunities at Miami Dade College and Florida International University
- Tutoring referrals and assistance
|SAT Testing Dates||ACT Testing Dates|
|Register at www.collegeboard.com||Register at www.act.org|
|October 11, 2014||September 13, 2014|
|November 8, 2014||October 25, 2014|
|December 6, 2014||December 13, 2014|
|January 24, 2015||February 7, 2015|
|March 14, 2015||April 18, 2015|
|May 5, 2015||June 13, 2015|
|June 6, 2015|