Summer SchoolIf you did not pass a class during the 2019-2020 school year, Mrs. Garvey has automatically enrolled you in your appropriate APEX class (if available). Please check your mailbox for a letter from the Guidance Office. All tests will be open for you to take at home as there will be no APEX lab hours this summer due to social distancing. All classwork and tests MUST be COMPLETED by July 31st! If you have any questions accessing your APEX account please email Mrs. Ireland at email@example.com or Mrs. Garvey at firstname.lastname@example.orgAP/Honors Summer WorkPlease click on the following link to take you to our AP/Honor Summer Work for the 2020-2021 School YearApplying To CollegeBelow are videos and links on how to get started with applying to college.Working Paper Information
Working papers are on the school website at the following link:
There are a few things that need to be done BEFORE the school signs off on them...
1- Section A needs to be filled out by you
2- Section B needs to be filled out and signed by the person hiring you. Your parent also signs this section.
3- Section C needs to be completed and signed by your physician
4- Section D make a copy of your birth certificate OR scan in a copy of your birth certificate or passport to upload to an email during the last step as this needs to be sent to the State Department along with your application.
5- Section E please complete with the following information:
School District: SOMERVILLE County: SOMERSET
Name of School: SOMERVILLE HIGH SCHOOL School Address: 222 DAVENPORT STREET SOMERVILLE, NJ 08876
Last grade completed: PUT THE LAST GRADE YOU COMPLETED, NOT THE GRADE YOU ARE IN NOW!
6- Section F please complete with the following information:
School District: SOMERVILLE County: SOMERSET
School District Address: 51 WEST CLIFF STREET SOMERVILLE, NJ 08876
School District Telephone #: 908-218-4102
MINOR MUST SIGN APPLICATION BEFORE SUBMITTING FOR PROCESSING
7- When all of the above is complete, you may drop your working papers off at Somerville Middle School on Mondays or Thursdays from 12pm-2pm. There will be a box labeled "Working Papers" at the top of the steps outside the cafeteria. Be sure that a copy of your birth certificate or passport is stapled to the papers. OR You may scan in your working papers- Attach your working papers and scanned birth certificate/passport in an email to Mrs. Gagliardi at email@example.com
8- When the signatures are complete from the school, Mrs. Gagliardi will email you your completed set of working papers.Summer and Beyond EMT Programs
RWJBarnabas Health is a proud provider of initial EMT training for individuals that are 16 years or older. This hospital network offers training throughout New Jersey all year long and a list of their offerings along with FAQ’s can be found at www.rwjbh.org/emttraining.
Since 2008, RWJBarnabas offers a Somerset County Youth in EMS Emergency Medical Technician Program in partnership with Somerset County Vo-Tech, the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders, Raritan Valley Community College, and the Somerset County Chief EMS Officers’ Association. This is an expedited course that is academically demanding and is for Somerset County high school students interested in earning valuable credentials to serve their community on a local rescue squad.
To be eligible for participation, students must be:
- At least 16 years old before the first class session.
- Residents of Somerset County and currently attend high school.
- Able to attend 100% of the class sessions as per state regulation. Course schedules are posted at rwjbh.org/emttraining.
- Prepared to complete all reading, online coursework, clinical hours, and projects/assignments.
- Optional: Students may earn 6 college credits from Raritan Valley Community College, if they qualify. The option for college credit is available for the summer Youth in EMS program only.
Students may also have some of their tuition costs covered if they volunteer with a local rescue squad that participates in the NJ Training Fund. You did not need to be an EMT to join a rescue squad and students are encouraged to start the process of volunteering now if they have not done so already. Local rescue squads need time to process your application and you should not wait for acceptance into this program to contact them. Training fund forms must be submitted on the first day of class with no exceptions.
All applications are completed online at www.rwjbh.org/emttraining and are taken on a rolling admission until all seats are taken. Please apply as soon as you know you can attend all class sessions. The full schedule for each course is posted on this site. Any questions may be directed to RWJBarnabas EMT Program Director Chris Ireland at firstname.lastname@example.org.September 2020 - June 2021 APEX Testing Lab HoursDays and Times are To Be DeterminedLooking for Volunteer Opportunities?Please click on the following link for a comprehensive list of volunteer opportunities (please call the agency directly for more information on how to volunteer and if they are accepting volunteers at that time)Special Olympics NJ is looking for Volunteers. Click on the link for more information:Statistics and Facts of Self-HarmResources and Information about self harm have been complied by students in Mrs. Wahba's Spanish 4 Class in consultation with Dr. Zurawiecki.Going to College in New JerseyGoing to College in New Jersey. A magazine for college-bound students in New Jersey. Features colleges and universities in New Jersey. Please click on the link to get to a live version of the magazine Going to College in New JerseyFinancial Aid, Scholarships and College ResourcesFinancial AidScholarship SearchesCollege ResourcesSAT TEST DATES***Please go to College Board to register for the SAT's. The SAT's are administered here at Somerville High School on the following dates**:August 29, 2020September 26, 2020October 3, 2020November 7, 2020December 5, 2020March 12, 2021May 8, 2021June 5, 2021
**This information is directly from College Board. If you have any questions regarding registration you must contact College Board.***Please note: SAT's will ONLY take place IF we are allowed in the building and allowed large group gatherings, otherwise they will be cancelled.Please note: SAT's will ONLY take place on the above dates IF we are allowed back in the building and are able to have a large group gathering, otherwise they will be cancelled.ACT TEST DATESPlease go to ACT to register for the ACT's. The ACT's are administered on the following dates:September 12, 2020October 24, 2020December 12, 2020February 6, 2021April 17, 2021June 12, 2021
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