College and Career Planning
College Admissions Representatives visit Timberland each Fall and Spring. Fall visits are for juniors and seniors. Spring visits are open to sophomores and juniors. Please check the calendar for more information. Sign up for these visits through SCOIR. Use your school email to log in. Contact Mrs. Nielsen if you have questions.
Check out WSD College & Career Hub for copies of presentations, information about college updates, virtual information sessions and other updates.
Planning for After High School
It is crucial to start early in the planning process. The MDHEWD Journey to College website is an excellent "one-stop shopping" guide for college planning. Please see the helpful links below for more information geared toward your specific post-secondary plans. Mrs. Nielsen also has resources available.
Mentors 4 College offers many resources and virtual presentations to assist you with planning for and applying to college. They have mentors available to work one-on-one with your family, as well.
College and Career Exploration
For listings of careers and for connections to colleges where you can find your major (what you plan to study) see links below:
College and Career Websites- A listing of various websites to use for college and career exploration.
Missouri Connections Log in information- Missouri Connections is Missouri's website for career exploration.
Exploring Post Opportunities- Exploring provides exciting activities and mentorship for youth ages 10-20 looking to discover their future.
Employment, Volunteer and Job Shadow Opportunities
Four Year College or University Timeline
Two Year or Community College Timeline
Other Post-Secondary Options
Junior Year Information
Transcript Request Form
Brag Sheet- This will take you to a view only google doc of the Request for Letter of Recommendation (Brag Sheet). You will need to make a copy, then you will be able to type on it and save your copy.
Mentors for College- WSD has partnered with Mentors 4 College. These are volunteer parents and former educators who want to assist you and your family in college and career planning. Please follow us/like us: Twitter: Mentors 4 College; Instagram: mentors4collegenew; Facebook: Mentors 4 College
Career Resources and Career Speaker Series
The Horizons Website includes career exploration resources. The Horizons teacher hosts a series of career speakers which all students are able to attend.