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
Note: College visits take place in the Future Center, obtain a pass from Sondee Johnson to attend. All students will sign in to presentations and cleared with attendance.
Sept 17 -
Permission forms for Fall field trips are ready.
SEPT 18 -
Westmont College, Santa Barbara @ 12:45
SEPT 22 - (Saturday) Portland State University will be at a Bend, Eastside location to speak on PSU admissions, financial aid and program info. RSVP is REQUIRED. Email Josephine Sorenson to make arrangements:
College of Idaho @ 10:45
SEPT 24 -
Portland State University @12:30
SEPT 25 -
Senior Workshop: Common Applications Activities List @ 8-9:15am
SEPT 27 -
Eastern Oregon University @ 8-8:30
SEPT 28 - Whitworth [email protected] 9-9:30
OCT 1 - FAFSA Opens Today: www.fafsa.gov
1. Students and Parents get your FSA ID
2. Attend October 16th Financial Aid Night in the Summit High School Library from 6:30pm-8pm
OCT 2 -
Central Oregon College Fair - Redmond PNACAC. Field trip permission form can be picked up in Future Center.
Lewis and Clark University @12:45
University of Arizona @ 1:30
Prescott College @ 2
Concordia University @ 2
University of Tampa @2
OCT 3 -
Visits on Oct 3 will be 30 minute visits unless specified.
Boise State University @8
Northern Arizona University 8:30-10 Application Workshop
Carroll College @ 10:30
Montana State University @10
University of Washington @ 10-11
Chapman University at 10:45
Northwest Christian University @11
Whitman College @ 11:15
OCT 4 -
University of Oregon Field Trip - Permission form in Future Center ( open to Jr. and Sr.) Program: STEM, Lundquist Business College, Student Panel, Admissions presentation.
OCT 8 -
Air Force Reserve @ 9:30-10:15
College Of Idaho @ 10:45
Linfield College @ 1
OCT 9 -
Youth Career Connects - Bend Chamber of Commerce, Student Internships @ 9-11
Oct 10 -
Oregon State University Corvallis, Oregon State University Bend @ 8:30-10 Application Workshop
OCT 11 -
Senior Workshop - U.C. Applications @ 8-9:15
Quest University Canada @ 9:30
Oct 15 -
Oregon Institute of Technology - TBA afternoon
Oct 16 -
South Western University, Georgetown, TX @ 9:30-10
Western Oregon University @1
Central Oregon Community College - Financial Aid Night @ 6:30-8. This is event is for Senior's and their families.
Oct 17 -
Pacific University @10
Oct 18 -
Gonzaga University @ 8:30
Oct 22 -
Willamette University @ 8
George Fox University @ 10
Oct 23 - Field trip to OSU - Corvallis. Permission form available in Future Center. This is an all day FT.
WyoTech @1:30 See Sondee for location
Oct 25 -
The University of Utah @ 8:30
Oct 29 -
Field Trip - Portland Convention Center - National College Fair. All day FT.
Oct 30 -
Colorado Mesa University @ 8:30
OCT 31 -
University of Alabama @9:30
Nov 5 -
Oregon Institute of Technology all day, see Sondee for locations and times.
Nov 9 -
Central Oregon Community College Preview Day @ 9:30
Nov 13 -
DigiPen Institute of Technology @ 10
Winterline Global Education - Gap Year Presentation @1
Dec 14 - ASVAB Testing - Time TBD
Parent Volunteers for the Future Center for 2018/2019. 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.
Apply for Scholarships! 2017-18 Scholarship Guide (updated as Scholarships arrive)
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.