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Career Planning

Xello

Plan your own unique journey - whether it involves a trade, college, university, entrepreneurship or other training - learn about schools and opportunities - use your school username and password to access the site.

 

Career Cruising

Research careers and schools OR take some personality, interest surveys to find a job that is perfect for you - see SSO for passwords.

 

Credit Checklist

A great tool for selecting high school courses.  Reach your dreams by planning early.  Visit a counsellor at the SSO to determine classes for your desired career path.  As well, use this form to be sure you will have the NBCHS Graduation Requirements. 

Curious about math strands and what courses lead to what future options?  Check out the Math Course Recommendations handout to plan your future!


 

Important Forms

Apprenticeship Credits (must be employed under the supervision of a journeyperson)

Job Shadow Agreement

Job Shadow Business Participation

Job Shadow Reporting

Special Projects Credits (projects are based upon individual student interest)

Work Education Agreement

Workbased Learning Consent and Waiver of Liability Form


 

Grade 12 Timeline

Grade 12 Time-Line 2017 - 2018


 

Scholarships, Bursaries and Awards

Sign up to gain access to a large databank of Canadian scholarships.

Sign up to search through an extensive database to find scholarships, bursaries and grants.

A scholarship and financial aid website.  Register for free and you will be matched with money for school.  You will find information on thousands of scholarships, grants and cash awards.

Yet another site to help you find money for school.  Searching for the ideal scholarship is timely - but the benefits are worth it!

Help pay for summer educational opportunities.

Student Financial Assistance - Government of Canada
Saskatchewan Student Loan - Government of Saskatchewan
Find information on planning for post-secondary, student loans, grants and scholarships.  Canada's Education Savings and Student Financial Aid information too!


 
Scholarships
The Aboriginal Bursaries Search Tool is a searchable list of 579 bursaries, scholarships and incentives across Canada.  As well, first nations pursuing post-secondary education can access more information here.  Canada wide programming opportunities (summer camps, etc) are also listed.

 

Transcript Information

Most post-secondary institutions require official transcripts in order to process applications.  They can be ordered (5 transcripts/$20) and sent electronically to the institute.

SK Ministry of Education (for ordering transcripts)

Instructions on How to Navigate the Transcript Site


 

Post-Secondary Options

Students can choose from a number of post-secondary institutes, just be sure to ALWAYS check for current updates regarding requirements. 

If you are attending an out-of-country univsersity/college, you will have to write the SAT or ACT exam.  Please contact the institute to see which test they prefer.  Also note that registration is required, a fee is charged and you must arrange to write it early in the year.  Student Guides are available at the SSO.

Teacher Resources

Guide to Writing Portfolios

Building a Personal and Career Portfolio


Other Important Websites​​​​

If you are 14 or 15 and wish to work in Saskatchewan, this program will help prepare you.  Bonus . . . it's free!

 
Earn hours, get experience and save money by completing your SYA passport.  See the SSO for more information.

 
Apprenticeship Credits - What are they and how do I access them?

 
Explores a variety of programs available at universities aoround the county.  Learn about scholarships, application procedures and more!

 
Spend time volunteering, learning or just travelling.

 
An innovative, fun and useful resource for exploring post-secondary options.  You can even compete for cash!!

 
Spend an adventure-filled week in the nation's capital!  Check out career options and discover your country.  A variety of themes are sure to peek your interest (law, arts, science, technology, medicine, sports and more).

 
A summer program that cultivates resilience, leadership, connections and compassion through inspiring and challenging journeys of self-discovery in the natural world.  Complete the Outward Bound Canada Application and submit it to the SSO.

 

 
Financial planning for post-secondary; services for Aboriginal and disabled youth.
 

This website helps students find schools AND schools find students.  It also provides a listing of scholarships.

 
ALIS - Governement of Alberta
A great site with interesting surveys, videos and resources.  Worth a look!

 

 

Career Portfolios

A career portfolio is a visual representation of who you are.  It highlights your skills, abilities, knowledge and talents.  It can be used not only as part of a job interview, college admissions interview, scholarship application or school leadership position, but as a self-reflection piece that shows the progress and growth you have made through your efforts and hard work.

Portfolio Grade 9 Newsletter

How to Get the Most From Your Portfolio


 

 

 

 

 

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