Johnson Senior High School- Senior Calendar of Events 2019-20

  • Please click here for a PDF version of the JHS Senior Calendar of Events 2019-20

    Some dates are tentative/Additional dates may be added


    Scholarship and Financial Aid Night- Click here for flyer


    Johnson Senior High School Auditorium

    Wednesday, October 23, 2019

    6:00pm - 8:00pm

    * Financial aid overview

    * Assistance completing the FAFSA or Dream Act

    * Scholarship representatives including Act Six, Wallin, Dunwoody YCAP, St. Paul College Power of You, Page Education Foundation and more!



    College Knowledge Month Calendar for Johnson Senior High School (click here for the PDF copy)

    Please review the daily college/career/higher education events taking place at Johnson Senior High School, including college application workshops, financial aid events, college visits, higher education rep visits, and more!



    Begin using Naviance                                                         

    Refine the list of schools to which you will apply              

    Edit your college & scholarship essays                                         

    Request recommendation letters                                                                         

    Sign up for credit make-up if needed         

    Join the Class of 2020 Remind text messages:             

    - in the message type: @govies2020

    - send text to: 81010

    20         Deadline to register for the October 26th ACT test date

    30         Senior Meeting- 2nd period in the Auditorium          


    October: College Knowledge Month- daily calendar of events, list of colleges waiving application fees

    Graduation Requirements/College Application Process Classroom Lessons

    Meet with School Counselor

    Retake the ACT

    Search for Scholarships- Naviance, College Greenlight, Scholarship America and more

    Visit college admission reps at JHS, at Nation College Fair, and visit during MEA break

    Finalize colleges you are interested in, begin sending applications, and request transcripts in Naviance

    01         FAFSA Available                          

    01         College Application Workshop @ JHS Computer Lab 3:15-4:30pm

    03         NACAC National College Fair – Minneapolis Convention Center

    10         College in a Day – U of M Twin Cities, JHS Computer Lab (Help with Application) 9:00am

    15         St. Paul College Accuplacer 9:00am (apply to college online beforehand)

    23         Scholarship and Financial Aid Night (FAFSA and Dream Act) @ JHS Auditorium 6:00pm

    24         College Application Workshop @ JHS Computer Lab 3:15-4:30pm

    26         National ACT Test- check your ticket for location

    29         College in a Day – Century College, Computer Lab (Application and Accuplacer) 9:00am


    November: Continue scholarship and college applications/College visits/Request transcripts in Naviance

    08         Deadline to register for the December 14th ACT test date


    December: Finish and send applications/Request transcripts in Naviance

    Complete college applications (see individual colleges for application deadlines) 

    03         St. Paul College Accuplacer 9:00am (apply to college online beforehand)

    14         National ACT Test – Late for seniors who want to start 4-Year college in Fall 2020

    21         Winter Break Begins



    21         Senior Project Presentations

    30         Senior Meeting- 3rd period in the Auditorium


    February: Continue scholarship applications/Request mid-term transcripts

    14         Senior Retreat


    March: Continue scholarship applications/Check your financial obligations                

    28         Spring Break



    08         College in a Day – Century College, (Application and Accuplacer) 9:00am

    17         MNACC College Fair @ JHS

    14         St. Paul College Accuplacer 9:00am (apply to college online beforehand)

    24         Prom 8:00-11:00pm at the Science Museum of MN


    May: Complete Senior Survey and Scholarship Survey   

    01          Final Notification to All Colleges

    15         Senior Graduation Progress warning due to counselors

    21         Senior Project Presentations

    TBD     Deadline for senior financial obligations

    TBD     Cap and Gown Distribution

    29          Seniors’ Last Day and Senior Picnic


    June:  Request final transcripts

    02         Graduation- Roy Wilkins Auditorium 5:30pm

    02         Senior all night party at JHS following graduation