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 & 11 students in the second semester!
2017/2018 Alberta Post Secondary Open House Schedule
Red Deer College Creative Arts Info Session - Tuesday October 24
What: Info session for students considering programs in Creative Arts at Red Deer College
When: Tues Oct 24 during NDHS
Where: Learning Commons (front booths)
Who: Grade 10, Grade 11 & Grade 12 students
SIGN UP IS REQUIRED! See Ms. Halter to sign up.
University of Calgary Application Session - Tuesday November 7
For grade 12 students interested in attending the University of Calgary in September 2018, U of C is holding an application session at Lindsay Thurber High School on Tuesday November 7 from 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm.
- Register in advance at https://goo.gl/forms/MasLIZYteG65nmxp1
- Parents welcome!
Post Secondary Institutions of BC in Town! Monday November 20
Are you considering a post secondary institution in BC? If yes, many BC institutions will be in Red Deer on Monday November 20 at Lindsay Thurber High School from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm. Please sign up with Ms. Halter if you would like to attend. More information will be available closer to the event.
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:
Student Loan Information
For post-secondary programs beginning in September 2017, student loan application forms are now available. For information on student loans, visit the Student Aid Alberta website.
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!
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.