Alberta Post Secondary Event - September 11
All post secondary instituions will be set up in our gym from 1 pm - 3 pm on Tuesday September 11. This event is called "ELAA" (Educational Liaison Association of Alberta). Grade 12 students will attend the event in block 3. Grade 11 students will attend the event in block 4. More details will follow prior to the event.
Student Loan Information
For post-secondary programs beginning in September 2018, student loan application forms are now available. For information on student loans, visit the Student Aid Alberta website.
Need help with the application process? Register to attend a free Student Loan workshop at RDC.
Health Sciences CAREER Academy - Red Deer
Interested in a career in healthcare?
Here’s a great opportunity to explore a variety of careers through the Health Sciences CAREERS Academy.
CAREERS: The Next Generation and Alberta Health Services have partnered with local post-secondary institutions to offer an interactive, educational and unique summer camp opportunity for students interested in a healthcare career.
Intended for students in Grade 10-12 (as of September 2018) participants will:
- Learn about dozens of health care careers and the pathways to get there
- Participate in hands-on activities and interactive demonstrations
- Tour classroom labs and interact with instructors and students
- Go behind the scenes at local healthcare facilities
- Learn about the variety of programs available at regional post-secondary institutions
- Meet healthcare professionals and hear stories first hand
Registration due BY JULY 20, 2018: $175
More information is available here.
It is important for students to be responsible for their own academic records and course information. All students are required to sign up for an account in "My Pass."
Career Planning Resources
Interested in doing some career planning or exploration? These resources can help you:
Looking for volunteer opportunities in your community? Check out Volunteer Central, a database of volunteer postings by area. Volunteering looks great on a resume and is an important consideration for scholarships! Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community!
Students are encouraged to book a career appointment in their Grade 12 year to explore career options, to look at education or training requirements needed to obtain employment in a particular field, to learn about post-secondary programs and gain information on scholarships. To book a career appointment with Ms. Halter please see staff in the Learning Commons. Please note appointments will become available to Grade 10 and 11 students in the second semester!
Student Profile Sheet for References
Looking for a reference? Scholarships often require references. Start the process by completing a student profile sheet to outline your accomplishments over the past three years.