Guidance Department
Upcoming Events!
  1. Wednesday, September 12:   FAME Financial Aid presentation will be held at Deering High School and will start at 6:00PM.  Applying for financial aid is complicated and the mission of Finance Authority of Maine (FAME) is to explain the process so that college is accessible to everybody.   If you are unable to go to this presentation, you can watch a copy of the presentation here!
  2. Monday, Sept 24:  Canadian University Fair will be at the Portland Marriot at Sable Oaks from 6:00 to 8:00.  This is a great opportunity to hear about the benefits of attending a Canadian college as well as its application process.  Please see attachment for more details.
  3. Tuesday, September 25:  NEACAC College Fair at Portland’s USM Campus will be at the Sullivan Gym.  Every year the New England Association for College Admission Counselors sponsor a huge college fair for the Portland area high school students.  Please open this link and click on USM to view the list of college representatives who will attend.  
  4. Tuesday, Oct 2: College Night for Upperclassmen.  Come hear admission representatives from Tufts University and University of Maine talk about the nuts and bolts of applying to college.  The evening presentation will be held in room 304 at Portland High School and will start at 6:30. Parents and students are welcome.