College and Career Center

Kaplan SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test

 Kaplan SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test
 Offered in the WHS Library
 Saturday, January 28th 9am to 1pm 
 Registration is $20.
Please sign up in the College and Career Center by January 23rd to secure a spot. 
Click Here for printable flyer. 
Student should bring a calculator, number 2 pencils and a Smart Phone if they would like ot receive their score immediately following the test.
Please see Mrs. Randazzo in the College and Career Center to sign up or for questions.

College Admission Case Study Night

Whitney High School  is partnering with Rocklin High School to host a  College Admission Case Study Night.  This event will be at ROCKLIN HIGH SCHOOL on Monday, March 13th from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  This is a great opportunity to better understand the college admission process.  This event is geared toward our current sophomores and juniors.  Space will be limited so complete the registration form and return to Mrs. Randazzo in the college and career center as soon as possible.  
Please see flyer for all details and registration form.

Lions Club Student Speech Contest

Enter to be one of two Whitney High School students to qualify for the Rocklin Lions Club Speech Contest. A
written copy of your speech is due to the College and Career Center no later than Monday, January 31st at 3:00pm.
$75 prize for Rocklin Lions 1st Place
Zone contest winners - $100
Region contest winners - $150
Multiple District Winner - $10,000
“Is the Right to Privacy a Threat to our National Security?”
Open to grades 9 – 12, No less than 5 minutes and No more than 10 minutes
Must be available to compete on February 7, 2017 @ 7:00 p.m. at the Rocklin Lions Club Meeting
Rocklin Community Center – 5480 5th Street, Rocklin
Click Here for flyer with printable information and speech evaluation standards.

Boys State Nomination (Junior Year Boys Eligible)

Boys State will be held on the Sacramento State University Campus June 17 – June 24, 2017. All junior boys are eligible to apply to be the Whitney High School California Boys State Delegate.
Boys State is an exciting, fast-paced week of activity geared toward understanding government, developing leadership skills and just plain fun with top-notch juniors from across California. Citizens of Boys State are considered the builders of the future and your participation could be a life-changing event. College admissions officers and scholarship committees both recognize Boys State citizens as being outstanding young men with tremendous potential to change the future.
If you would like to compete to be one of the Whitney High School Boys to be interviewed to attend Boys State, please complete the information outlined here and return to the College & Career Center by Noon, February 10th.
You must be available to interview and attend the entire week of Boys State so check your family vacation plans and coach’s summer schedule to confirm your availability. Boys State interviews will be in the College & Career Center on February 20th. You must also attend a mandatory orientation on Saturday, April 22th at 9:30am at the Roseville Veteran’s Memorial Hall if chosen.
Please come by the College & Career Center if you have any questions about Boys State.

Sacramento Cash for College Workshops

Please see the attached flyer for a list of workshops to help students apply for the FAFSA or Dream Act. to quality for a Cal Grant you must submit the FAFSA or Dream Act application and GPA verification no later than March 2, 2017.
To register please visit
Sacramento Cal-SOAP Consortium has put together a checklist for applying for financial aid.  Check it out to help you not miss any important steps.

FAFSA Info Night at Sierra College

Sierra College is delighted to announce that it will be offering a series of Financial Aid Workshops. Seniors looking to complete a FAFSA application for the upcoming 2017-18 academic year can attend one of our Friday workshops on the Rocklin campus during the next few months.
Please see the attached flyer for dates and information. Click Here for Sierra College campus map.
No reservation is required for these drop-in sessions.  
*You do not need to be attending or planning to attend Sierra to receive help

If students bring the correct documentation they should be able to complete the FAFSA application at the workshop. The students will need to create a FSA ID which replaces the PIN# and this can be done at and will serve as their legal signature.