Summit High School
Our Future Center Coordinator and community volunteers are here to help students think about and prepare for college and career opportunities. Drop by or make an appointment to learn more.
Sondee Low-Johnson, Email or 541-355-4161
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Note: College visits take place in the Future Center (B211), All students will sign in to presentations and cleared with attendance. Most college visits are 30 minutes in duration.
Sept 12- 10:00 am Quest University Canada
Sept 17 - 11:45 COCC
Sept 19 - 8:45 Western Oregon University
11:30 am Westmont College
Sept 23 -10:15 am Reed College
Sept 25 -9:30 am Stanford University
Sept 30 -
10:45 am Montana State University
1pm Portland State University
Oct 1 -
9 am College of Idaho
Oct 2 -
8:45 Gonzaga University
9 am University of Tampa
9 am Cal Poly
9:30 am Whitman College
10:00 am Westminster College
10:00 am Boise State College
10:00 am University of San Diego
10:30 am Carroll College
10:45 am Colorado College
12:30pm Concordia University
Oct 3 -
8:30 Field trip - College Fair at Redmond High School. Permission form available now and required to attend. B211 Future Center.
1pm University of Arizona
1:15 Multnomah University
Oct 7 -
1:30 Linfield College
Oct 9 -
11:00 am Oregon State University, Corvallis
Oct 14 - 10:00 Pacific University
Oct 17 - 10:15 Grand Canyon University
Oct 18 -
8:45 am Northern Arizona University
Oct 22 -
11:20 University of Redlands
1:30 George Fox University
Oct 24 -
10:10 Oregon State University-Cascades
10:45 Whitworth University
Oct 28 College Fair at Portland Convention Center
Leave Summit at 5:30 am return at approx 4
Permission form required. Pick one up in B211.
Oct 29 -
9:00 am University of Oregon (Go Ducks!)
1:15 pm Southern Oregon University
Oct 29 Senior FAFSA/ORSAA Night 5:30-7 Summit Library. OSU Cascades and COCC Financial Aid Office will be presenters.
Oct 31 -
9:00 am Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego
Nov 7 -
10:00am Seattle University
Students interested in the Trades:
Parent Volunteers for the Future Center for 2019/2020. Send Sondee Johnson an email to let her know you are interested. I will contact you via email for training dates: [email protected]
Future Occupations Rotations - 14/16 Week Job Shadow Experience - .5 Elective Credit - Coursework/Assignments due. Students must have reliable transportation each Wed.1pm-3pm
Dental Occupations - Juniors sign up for Dental Occupations for the 19/20 school year. This program runs every other year. See Sondee in the Future Center
Engineering Rotations - 14/16 Week rotation each Wed. starting in January each year.
Health Occupations Rotations - St. Charles 15 week of various hospital occupations to job shadow. Sign up for next year!
Build It Construction Walk - Experience the daily life of a construction worker. Plumbing, drywall, tiny homes, electrical, irrigation, design concepts, residential and commercial building. Sign up in the Summit Future Center. This rotation is also 14/16 weeks in length. Must have your own transportation each Wed. Promptness and attendance is required each week.
See a complete list of Future Center events here.
Applying to college and for financial aid and scholarships can feel daunting. We can help.
Students who want to play NCAA sports in college should be aware of opportunities, registration and requirements. Important resource sites:
Students who want to play NAIA sports in college should be aware of opportunities, registration and requirements. Important resource sites.
Students can earn elective credit in non-traditional ways. Our school offers several the including:
Job Search, Resumes, Letters of Introduction, Interviewing Skills
Students interested in a foreign exchange program during high school have many options to consider. Each year our local Rotary Club sends and hosts high school students in their programs. Applications are available in late September for travel in August of the following school year.
Other programs include:
Those considering a Gap Year between high school and college can look at these resources:
For students wishing to go straight from high school into the military, a call to one of our local recruiters is the best place to start. Meetings can be set up in the recruiting office or in the Future Center.
ROTC is offered at some colleges and is designed as officer training, while students are going to college. Once selected for a ROTC program most likely you will be offered either a full or partial scholarship. The ROTC department at the school you plan to attend will have detailed information about post-college commitments.
The Academies offer students a very prestigious education, one that is filled with rigor and regimentation. To admission process is arduous, but worth it, if this is the route for you.
School to Career Program Manager:
If you have questions about enrollment or graduation, please visit our Counseling page.
We rely on parent and community volunteers to help Storm students with post graduation plans. Please consider volunteering in the Future Center. All Bend-La Pine Schools volunteers are required to submit a volunteer application and pass a background verification check.
Click here to access the Volunteer application and Background Verification Check.