• 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.

    Virtual College Fairs are being offered through NACAC.  To sign up or find out more information, go to virtualcollegefairs.org

    Check out the College Communications Google Site for information about other college updates, virtual infomation 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.

    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 WebsitesA 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 OpportunitiesExploring provides exciting activities and mentorship for youth ages 10-20 looking to discover their future.
    Employment, Volunteer and Job Shadow Opportunities
    Parent Resources

    Helpful Links:

    Four Year College or University Timeline
    Two Year or Community College Timeline
    Other Post-Secondary Options
    Junior Year Information
    Transcript Request Form
    Brag SheetThis 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 and save your copy.
    Education Pays!
    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.