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Yosemite Valley Charter School

Yosemite Valley Charter School




High School Counseling:

Important Dates 2023 - 2023

College Board Code:

You will need this code when registering for the SAT, ACT, College Applications, and FAFSA. This code is unique to each school. If you are unsure of which College Board Code to use, please check with your counselor.

Yosemite Valley Charter School College Board Code: 052914

August

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Topic

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August 1, 2022

Common application open

Students who wish to apply to a 4-year college or university should check directly with the respective schools admissions website for application information. More than 700 colleges participate in the Common Application; students can submit one application for multiple colleges.

UC applications open

Students who wish to apply to a UC for Fall 2023 will need to complete an application. The personal statement has been updated, so students should review the new personal insight questions; they will need to answer 4 of the 8 questions. Each application costs $70.

Community college applications

Students who wish to apply to a community college for Fall 2023 will need to research the application deadlines for their community college. Community colleges will have different admission timelines and application deadlines.

August 6, 2022

Registration deadline for September 11 ACT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a SAT or ACT will need to register. Late registration deadline: August 20, 2022.

August 28, 2022

Test Day: SAT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

September

Date

Topic

Description

September 2022

Deadline to contact AP Coordinators

Central Schools do not currently offer AP exams. Students who wish to take an AP Exam must follow the directions for Homeschoolers and find the names and numbers of a local high school’s AP Coordinator who will offer the exam to outside students. Please reach out to your HST for help. Students will need to let AP Coordinators know that they are looking for a school willing to administer exams for an out-of-district student, the exams you plan to take, and any accommodations that are needed.

September 3, 2022

Registration deadline for October 1 SAT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT) will need to register. The late registration deadline is September 20, 2022.

September 10, 2022

Test Day: ACT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

September 16, 2022

Registration deadline for October 22

ACT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT) will need to register. The late registration deadline is September 30, 2022.

October

Date

Topic

Description

October 1, 2022

Start date for FAFSA

Students who wish to be considered for federal financial aid for 2023 - 2023 must complete the FAFSA. Students will need a social security number, federal income tax returns, W2s, records of income and investments, and an electronic signature ID.

CSU applications open

Students who wish to apply to a CSU for Fall 2023 will need to complete an application. The CSU uses AG course completion and GPA to make admission decisions, but has temporarily suspended the use of the SAT/ACT. Each application costs $70.

October 1, 2022

Test Day: SAT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

October 7, 2022

Registration deadline for November 6, 2022

SAT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT) will need to register. The late registration deadline is October 25, 2022.

October 2022

Deadline to contact AP Coordinators

Central Schools do not currently offer AP exams. Students who wish to take an AP Exam must follow the directions for Homeschoolers and find the names and numbers of a local high school’s AP Coordinator who will offer the exam to outside students. Please reach out to your HST for help. Students will need to let AP Coordinators know that they are looking for a school willing to administer exams for an out-of-district student, the exams you plan to take, and any accommodations that are needed.

October 2022

Deadline to opt-out of Cal Grant GPA reporting

The Cal Grant is a way for students to earn money for college. Students must fill out the FAFSA, meet eligibility requirements, and fulfill minimum GPA requirements. Inspire is required to submit a Cal Grant GPA for all graduating seniors; this is done automatically each year. Students who do not wish to have their GPA submitted to the California Student Aid Commission can opt-out. Students who do not submit their Cal Grant GPA will not qualify for the Cal Grant. If your student would like to opt-out, please fill out the form below and email your high school counselor.

October 23, 2022

Test Day: ACT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

November

Date

Topic

Description

November 3, 2022

Registration deadline for December 3, 2022

SAT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT) will need to register. The late registration deadline is November 22, 2022.

November 4, 2023

Registration deadline for December 10

ACT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT). The late registration deadline is November 11, 2023.

November 5, 2022

Test Day: SAT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

November 30, 2022

Deadline for UC Applications

Students who wish to apply to a UC for Fall 2023 will need to complete an online application. The personal statement has been updated, so students should review the new personal insight questions; they will need to answer 4 of the 8 questions. Students only need to submit one UC application, but each additional campus they apply to will charge an additional fee.

November 30, 2022

Deadline for CSU Applications

Students who wish to apply to a CSU for the Fall 2023 will need to complete an online application. No essay is required for admission to the CSU however, some specific campuses/programs of study may request an essay. Be sure to check with the campus to which you are applying.

  • Application:

https://www2.calstate.edu/apply/pages/default.aspx


December

Date

Topic

Description

December 3, 2022

Test Day: SAT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

December 10, 2022

Test Day: ACT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

January

Date

Topic

Description

January 6, 2023

Registration deadline for February 11

ACT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT). The late registration deadline is January 20, 2023.

February

Date

Topic

Description

February 10, 2023

Registration deadline for March 11, 2023 SAT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT) The late registration deadline is March 1, 2023.

February 11, 2023

Test Day: ACT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.



March

Date

Topic

Description

March 1 - March 31, 2023

UC admission notifications

Students will be notified of all Fall 2023 UC and CSU admission decisions during the month of March.

March 2, 2023

Priority Deadline for FAFSA

Students who wish to be considered for federal financial aid for 2023-2023 must complete the FAFSA. Students will need a social security number, federal income tax returns, W2s, records of income and investments, and a electronic signature ID.

March 10, 2023

Registration deadline for April 15 ACT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT). The late registration deadline is March 24, 2023.

March 11, 2023

Test Day: SAT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

April

Date

Topic

Description

April 7, 2023

Registration deadline for May 6, 2023 SAT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT) The late registration deadline is April 25, 2023.

April 15, 2023

Test Day: ACT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

May

Date

Topic

Description

May 4, 2023

Registration deadline for June 3, 2023 SAT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT) The late registration deadline is May 23, 2023.

May 5, 2023

Registration deadline for June 10 ACT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT). The late registration deadline is May 19, 2023.

May 6, 2023

Test Day: SAT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

May 1 - May 12, 2023

Test Day: AP Exam

Students will need to bring No. 2 pencils for the multiple-choice answer sheet, pens with blue or black ink for the free-response questions, and a photo ID.

June

Date

Topic

Description

June 3, 2023

Test Day: SAT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

June 10, 2023

Test Day: ACT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

June 16, 2023

Registration deadline for

July 15 ACT

Students who wish to apply to 4-year colleges or universities that require a standardized exam (SAT or ACT) The late registration deadline is June 23, 2023.

June 30, 2023

End date for FAFSA

Students who wish to be considered for federal financial aid for 2023-2023 must complete the FAFSA. Students will need a social security number, federal income tax returns, W2s, records of income and investments, and a electronic signature ID.

July

Date

Topic

Description

July 1st, 2023

Deadline for official transcripts

Students who were admitted for Fall 2023 must submit official transcripts to the college admissions office. Transcripts should take 1 week for processing.

  • Transcript Request

July 15th, 2023

Deadline for AP and IB exam results

Students who were admitted for Fall 2023 must submit all official test scores to the college admissions office.

July 16, 2023

Test Day: ACT

Students will need to bring an admission ticket, an acceptable photo ID, two No. 2 pencils with erasers, and an approved calculator.

College Board Code:

You will need this code when registering for the SAT, ACT, College Applications, and FAFSA. This code is unique to each school. If you are unsure of which College Board Code to use, please check with your counselor.

Yosemite Valley Charter School College Board Code: 052914