Resources and Activities

Please  click the following for information:

 AACAP Coronavirus Resources.docx 

 2 RESOURCE INFORMATION FOR FAMILIES.pdf 

How To Help Children with attention Problems Navigate Remote Learning

https://register.gotowebinar.com/recording/viewRecording/2900839735095651084/5663876172026744839/s3reid@uniondaleschools.org?registrantKey=7731770571185795341&type=ATTENDEEEMAILRECORDINGLINK 

Activities: https://entertainkidsonadime.com/2020/03/13/100-activities-to-do-at-home-during-school-closures/

 

National Association for College Admissions Counseling

***For high school seniors and parents**** https://www.nacacnet.org/professional-development/wfh-resources/#seniors

https://www.nacacnet.org/news--publications/newsroom/press-releases/nacac-update-coronavirus/#factors

Corona Virus and College Admissions

https://www.nacacnet.org/news--publications/coronavirus/

Equity Issues
  • National Center for Learning Disabilities offers a guide for educators and guide for parents for online learning for students with learning disabilities.
  • Common Sense has curated a list of tools to assist children with special needs or learning differences that should be helpful to parents during school closures. 
Mental Health and Coping

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Mental Health and Coping During COVID-19

Child Mind Institute
Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus 

Crisis Management Institute
COVID-19 Resources for School Counselors


National Association of School Psychologists
Talking to Children About COVID-19: A Parent Resource

National Center for School Crisis and Bereavement
Pandemic Response Resources

National PTA
Resources for families concerned about remote learning and stress and anxiety related to COVID-19.

SAMHSA
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Resources During COVID-19

 

 

Career Exploration

Other
  • Everfi offers free online courses for K-12 students on financial education, STEM, career readiness, health and wellness, social-emotional learning, and more.he Original Ned Show offers “fun stuff for home,” including printables about responsibility, making good choices, etc. 
  • In terms of free resources for a variety of learning or enrichment needs, note that for younger students, free streaming is available from Pluto TV and Kanopy, the Metropolitan Opera offers free access to nightly streaming and Scholastic Learn at Home is offering 20 days of free access (up to three hours per day). 

Working Papers

Students in Need of Working Papers please follow the below steps. 
 
1. Click on the link below and fill out the working papers form and email it to either azajack@uniondaleschools.org or droberto@uniondaleschools.org. Once they receive the form they will confirm with the Health office your medical record and then they will set up a google meet meeting with you. 
2. At the google meet meeting you must provide either a birth certificate or passport.  At that meeting they will let you know when you can pick up your working card. Picking up working cards is by appointment only and after the above steps are taken. 
 
If you have any questions please email the above email addresses. 
 

SUNY Virtual Events

SUNY is excited to release a SUNY Virtual Events schedule for high school juniors! Even though they are unable to meet you in person right now, they remain excited to help you with your SUNY college search.

SUNY Virtual Events include:

SUNY Information Sessions featuring 40+ Campuses
Which SUNY Are You? Information Sessions
Financial Aid Information Sessions
Students can register for the above events at www.suny.edu/studentevents or by calling 1.800.342.3811. Additional campus events can be found on our Visit a Campus page.

Transition from High school to College  for students with Disabilities 

 

https://sunycpd.eventsair.com/studentada/reg0521/Site/Register

 

Virtual College Tours

Coalition for College Virtual Fair May 28th 4 pm

 
 
How to take a Virtual College Tour
 
 

Click here for virtual field trips and AR experiences:

Google Expeditions  

 
 

CUNY Virtual Tours: https://www.cuny.edu/admissions/undergraduate/explore/tours/

 
 

SUNY Virtual Events include:

  • SUNY Information Sessions featuring 40+ Campuses
  • Which SUNY Are You? Information Sessions
  • Financial Aid Information Sessions

Students can register for the above events at www.suny.edu/studentevents or by calling 1.800.342.3811. Additional campus events can be found on our Visit a Campus page.

SUNY Virtual Information Sessions

ATTENTION JUNIORS IMPORTANT!!!

Join admissions representatives from SUNY campuses and receive answers to your questions about academics, student life, athletics and more. Each session will last approximately 45 minutes.

Please register at https://engage.suny.edu/register/info_sessions

 

Academic Planning 2020-2021

Students it is imperative that you email your school counselor to schedule an appointment regarding your course schedule for the 2020-2021 school schedule.

Click the following Course Description Lists below for more information about each class offered:

 AP Capstone.docx      Art and Music.docx  English.docx  Math.docx  Occupational Education.docx  Phys Ed Health.docx  Social Studies.docx  World Languages Course Descriptions.docx  SCIENCE.docx   Special Education Courses  

Online ACT and SAT Test Prep

 Khan Academy Prep:

 
                       

Blog post: 7 Things Parents Need To Know About the ACT and SAT


TPT$10 Classes

Monday - Friday at

1 pm Eastern Time

Now scheduled through May 29th due to increased popularity!

Learn More & Enroll Here

These hyper-focused, 30-minute sessions are all about mastering specific ACT and SAT strategies. Classes meet daily at 1 PM Eastern Time in our virtual classroom.

Today's class will cover:

Interpreting Linear Relationships (Math)

Get access to all May classes at a discounted price with our Monthly Pass. For any classes you miss, you will receive a recording link.


iStock-1033177256$20 Classes

Monday - Thursday

at 8 pm Eastern Time

Now scheduled through May 28th due to increased popularity!

Learn More & Enroll Here

These 1-hour sessions are all about mastering specific ACT and SAT strategies. Classes meet in our virtual classroom which allows students to see and interact with the teacher.

Today's class will cover:

Linear Equations (Math)

Get access to all May classes at a discounted price with our Monthly Pass. For any classes you miss, you will receive a recording link.


There is still time to join our recently started

ACT and SAT Advantage Courses.

Get a $100 discount on any Advantage Course when you use promo code MAY100 at checkout.* 

*Promo code MAY100 only valid on Advantage Courses and cannot be combined with other offers.

You will receive a recording of any missed classes.

Classes meet in a virtual classroom allowing students to see the teacher and ask questions.

May 3rd ACT class
SAT Advantage May 7th
ACT Advantage May 13th

Practice-Tests-1$10 Virtual Practice Tests

Take a full-length official ACT or SAT at home and receive a full score report. You will be timed just as you would on the real test.

 ACT Practice Test Sign-Up

SAT Practice Test Sign-Up

 

2020 AP Exam Schedule

AP EXAM SCHEDULE

 AP Updated Exams Times and Location.docx 

AP Parent Webinar: https://globalmeet.webcasts.com/starthere.jsp?ei=1302024&tp_key=73070ccd21

Scholarships

PB & J Scholarship- May 31, 2020

There is a scholarship for students to create and design an advertisement about distracted driving. Interested students can learn more at https://comedydefensivedriving.com/scholarships/. The deadline to apply is May 31st, 2020.

Julie Peierls Scholarship- Deadline June 1, 2020-  Application2019-2020.pdf 


Abbott & Fenner is offering a scholarship to juniors and seniors. To apply please visit: http://abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php. Deadline: June 12th, 2020.


For additional scholarships please visit: https://thescholarshipsystem.com/blog-for-students-families/the-ultimate-list-of-scholarships-for- women-and-girls/


Students can visit the United Negro College Fund at https://scholarships.uncf.org/?_ga=1.74416603.8104579.1476722907 to find multiple scholarships with upcoming deadlines.

 

 

For more information or scholarships contact Mrs. Tarry  at atarry@uniondaleschools.org.

Pre-College Summer Programs

 Nassau County High School Summer Enrichment Program

Please click for flyer: High School Enrichment_Summer Session 003.pdf 

The School of The New York Times Summer Academy

The NYC Summer Academy gives intellectually curious high school students the opportunity to live and learn in New York City while studying topics in journalism, media, technology, arts, culture, sports, fashion, business, science and more. Each two-week course draws on the expertise and unrivaled access of The New York Times and encourages students to take their learning beyond the classroom and into the real world. We encourage students from all backgrounds to apply to NYC Summer Academy

Application Link: https://nytedu.com/pre-college/summer-academy/nyc/

Consent to Release Student Information Form

Seniors: Please complete this form and return it to the guidance office.

This form is needed for Uniondale High School to send your transcripts and other college documents to schools you are applying to.

 STUDENT INFORMATION CONSENT FORM