District College Night
The District College Night is scheduled for Wednesday, September 28th beginning at 7pm in the Ramapo High School Auditorium. A panel of college admissions counselors from George Washington University, Ramapo College, University of Notre Dame, Washington University in St. Louis and Elon University will address the college admissions process. We hope that you can join us for this informative evening.
District College Fair
The District College Fair will be held at Indian Hills High School on Wednesday October 5th from 6:00pm until 8:00pm. Over 150 colleges and universities will be in attendance to provide information to students and parents. An updated list of schools that will be in attendance will be posted on the District website prior to the college fair. Students in all grade levels are encouraged to attend. For planning purposes, the Ramapo Indian Hills High School District hosts a college fair every other academic year with our next College Fair happening at Ramapo High School in the fall of 2018.
Freshman Parents Information Session
A welcome session to Indian Hills High School with an overview of what your child can expect academically and extracurricularly. This will take place on September 20th at 7:00 p.m. in the District Conference Room. The PTSO meeting will take place immediately following.
Community Service Fair
The Community Service Fair will be held at Indian Hills High School on TBA during the lunch periods. Non-profit agencies will be distributing information about their organization. Students will also have the opportunity to speak to agency representatives about volunteer opportunities. Students in all grade levels are encouraged to reach out to these organizations. Many volunteer opportunities exist during the school year as well as during summer vacation.
Junior College Night
Juniors and parents are invited to College Night on October 27th at 7:00 p.m. in the Indian Hills High School auditorium. This is an important evening focusing on the college application process.
District Financial Aid Night
On October 17th, the Ramapo Indian Hills guidance departments will host a Financial Aid Specialist from the Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA). The HESAA Specialist will review the FAFSA (Free Application For Federal Student Aid) and discuss college funding sources. This program will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Indian Hills High School Auditorium.
On January 6th, 2017 during period 8 (1:10 p.m.) there will be an Alumni Assembly in the little theater. Seniors are invited to attend. Members of the Class of 2015 will speak about their transition to college life. In order to attend this assembly you must sign up in Naviance and print out a confirmation, which needs to be signed by the teacher of the class that you will be missing. Only with a signed pass will you be allowed into the assembly. If you are in senior commons that period please come to the guidance office by Thursday, January 7th for a pass. As always, Naviance closes a day before the scheduled event so be sure to print your pass out by Thursday the 7th.
Parents of Sophomores and Sophomore students are invited on January 12th to a Guidance Information Session offering insight to maximize preparation for the College Application Process. Information about College Testing, the College Search Process and Planning for a Productive Summer will be some of the topics addressed. The program will begin 7:00 p.m. in the Indian Hills High School Auditorium.
Senior Scholarship Awards
On June 6th at 7:00 p.m., scholarships are presented to seniors from private sources
and local organizations. A senior will receive formal notification through the mail if he/she is receiving a scholarship.
Senior Merit Awards
On June 1st at 8:30 a.m. (period 2) assembly to recognize outstanding achievement
of our seniors in the academic areas.