Guidance counselors meet with all students during their tenure at
Minuteman. Counselors provide workshops in classrooms as well as
individual meetings. In addition, the guidance department offers special
events. These events include:
Senior Parent Orientation
Held in late September/early October. We present information that will help
parents as their students start to navigate the post-secondary, college
and job application process.
The Senior Parent Breakfast will be held on Wednesday, October 12, 2016 from 8:00 - 9:30 am.
Held in the fall. More than 50 colleges and universities are invited to attend.
This year the fair will be held on Monday, October 17, 2016. College Fair Class of 2017
Juniors interested in taking the ASVAB, the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery test should stop by guidance as soon as possible to collect the parent permission form. The ASVAB measures developed abilities, helps predict future academic success, and determines qualification for enlistment in the United States armed forces. It will be administered at Minuteman on October 28, 2016 at 8:00 am in the Training Room.
Boston National College Fair
Monday, May 8, 2017. Juniors can sign up in the spring to go into Boston for a national college fair with more than 375 colleges.
Freshmen have the opportunity to hear about many different careers from a variety of professionals in the field.
Prospective employers will be at Minuteman to meet with students in April/May 2017.
Held in early January. Recent graduates come back and speak with current students about their experiences transitioning to life after Minuteman.
Junior Parent Orientation
Held in late winter/early spring. We present information that will help parents as their students start to navigate the post-secondary, college and career exploration process.
On the Spot Admissions
During the spring, several local colleges come to Minuteman to evaluate college applications. Students are given a decision about admissions at that time.
Middlesex Community College and Mass Bay Community College will be at Minuteman in the Spring of 2017.