College Planning and Scholarships

2018 Tacoma College & Career Fair
Thursday, November 1st, 2018
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM

University of Puget Sound - Fitness Center Tennis Pavilion

Hosted by the University of Puget Sound pugetsound.edu

Sponsored by Tacoma Public Schools tacomaschools.org

You can see a list of last year’s participating colleges at this link: http://bit.ly/17TacomaFairList

  Overview of Dual Credit Programs

Whats in a College Essay? 17-18 Common App Essay Prompts The Admissions Essay Dos and Do Nots


Scholarship Info

Use one of these resources to find scholarships (updated October 22, 2018):

Copies of paper applications:    Paul Linder Education Foundation Grant Student Application - Deadline Nov. 28, 2018 Ewing C. Kelly Scholarship - Deadline March 10, 2019 Silverdale Chamber of Commerce CTE Scholarship - Deadline April 12, 2019

Search for local and state scholarships at theWashBoard.org

For help starting or completing an Activities Resume, please make an appointment with Mrs. Heyser. You may also work from a sample template located in the student share drive in the folder titled "Heyser". Should you choose to work on your own, please still have Mrs. Heyser review your resume prior to submitting it to Mrs. Gotchall. Please remember an Activities Resume is required to apply or be considered for all Klahowya Scholarships. You may email Mrs. Heyser with questions or to set up an appointment at michelleh@ckschools.org

Transcript Requests

For current and former students:

We use a service called Parchment for convenient, easy and secure online transcripts requests.

Parchment.com is for all current and former students of Central Kitsap high schools. You will need to create a Parchment account. Please note that each transcript costs $3.75 for former students. Transcripts are free for current students.

 Click the button below to get started:

Order Credentials from Parchment

For video tutorials and answers to frequently asked questions visit the Parchment Help Center. If you have any additional questions, please email our Records Specialist

Resume/Interview Assistance

The Career Center can help students create initial resumes or update an existing one and also provides the experience of mock interviews. Please contact Michelle Heyser at MichelleH@ckschools.org or come in to the SSC to make an appointment. 

Olympic College Poulsbo SAT Test Site!

All SAT Registration is done online at: http://sat.collegeboard.com
To get more information and test dates Click Here


Upcoming College Visits

 Juniors and Seniors interested in attending the following college visits please sign up in the SSC. All visits are held during academy.

September 24th - University of Washington Seattle
September 25th - Pacific Lutheran University 
October 2nd - Whitworth University
October 3rd - Washington State University
October 5th - Saint Martin's University 
October 9th - Oregon State University
October 15th - Linfield College
October 16th - Eastern Washington University
October 19th - Western Washington University
October 31st - University of Idaho
November 5th - Boise State University

Other Helpful Info and Forms

Senior Survey - Click on the following to complete the senior survey


Senior Survey 12th Grade Students Only