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
The Senior Parent Orientation will be held on Tuesday, Septembe 25th at 8:00 a.m. Information presented will help parents as their students navigate the post-secondary, college and job application process.College FairTYpically held in the fall. More than 50 colleges and universities are invited to attend. This year the fair will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2018 in the IRC from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.ASVAB TestJuniors 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. The ASVAB test will be held on October 24, 2018.Boston National College FairThis year the National College Fair, with more than 375 colleges, will be held on April 4th and 5th, 2019 at the Seaport Hotel & World Trade Center in Boston. Juniors only are allowed to sign up to go and space is limited.Career DayFreshmen have the opportunity to hear about many different careers from a variety of professionals in the field.Career FairProspective employers will be at Minuteman to meet with students in April/May 2019.Junior Parent College and Career PlanningHeld 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 AdmissionsDuring the spring, several local colleges come to Minuteman to evaluate college applications. Students are given a decision about admissions at that time.