Senior Parent Information Night Post-Survey

Name (optional): 

  1. Some colleges/universities accept only the SAT and not the ACT.

  1. A student with a minimum GPA of 2.0, an adequate SAT/ACT score, and who has completed the required A-G college prep courses (with a C- or higher) is guaranteed admission at
    no four-year college
    most CSU's (California State Universities)
    all CSU's
    some UC's
    San Francisco State University (SFSU) and San Jose State University (SJSU)

  1. If your student dreams of going to UC San Diego (UCSD) but is not accepted, which of the colleges listed below provides the best opportunity to transfer to UCSD after two years education?
    San Diego State University
    UC Santa Cruz
    San Jose State University
    West Valley Community College
    It isn't possible to transfer into UCSD if you are not accepted as a freshman

  1. What is the deadline for applying to the CSU's and UC's?
    October 31
    November 30
    December 1
    January 1
    February 1

  1. We recommend students visit college campuses:
    before they apply
    once they are accepted
    both before they apply and once they are accepted

  1. How do colleges view second semester senior grades?
    As long as a student graduates, the grades do not matter.
    As long as a student earns a C- or higher in required college prep classes, grades do not matter.
    The grades must be similar to grades earned during prior semesters.

  1. Even if not admitted to his/her first-pick college, my child will be excited about his/her college choice in May.
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    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. Our family can utilize which of the following school resources to help ensure we have a successful senior year. (Mark all that apply)
    Guidance Counselor
    Marie Rector (College and Career Center Coordinator)
    CASSY therapists
    Assistant Principals

  1. Which of the following is true regarding your student's perspective college list?
    It should include only schools listed in "US News and World Report."
    It should be limited to five colleges.
    It should include a range of schools your student has researched and would be happy to attend.

  1. Over the past few years, LGHS has seen an increase in the percentage of graduates choosing to matriculate at which two types of institutions?
    Community Colleges and Private Colleges
    CSU's and Private Colleges
    UC's and Private Colleges
    UC's and CSU's
    Out-of-State Public and Private Colleges

  1. The Guidance Counselors have met with all seniors to review their transcript and discuss their next steps toward reaching their post-high school goals.

  1. Which question should you NOT ask a senior?
    How are you doing?
    How about those 49ers?
    How are you enjoying your classes this year?
    Which colleges did you apply to (or get into)?

  1. Which phrases do you remember hearing last night? (select all that apply)
    We're here to help!
    We want all students to be successful.
    Trust the process.
    Have faith that in May, your student will be happy with his/her post-high school option.

  1. Did you attend the Senior Parent Information Night?

  1. The information provided at the Parent Information Night was helpful.
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    Strongly agree   Strongly disagree

  1. Are you planning to attend the "How to Pay for College" workshop on October 11?