Building your Resume_Guidance

Building Your Resume

Why make a resume? A resume is a formalized “brag sheet” that allows you to quickly show college admissions representatives, employers, scholarship benefactors, and summer, internship, research, and volunteer program coordinators all your high school scholastic and other accomplishments, abilities, and interests. It’s a quick and easy way for college admissions officers to see how…

Constructing a College List

COMPONENTS OF A COLLEGE LIST Archimedean Upper Conservatory aims to help each and every student pass successfully onto the college or university that best suits her or his personality, aspirations, and interests. As such, we urge students to take an active role in carefully and excitedly researching the schools they will be applying to and…

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Guiding Philosophy

It is A.U.C.’s ambition to help each and every student pass successfully on to college or university that best suits her or his personality, aspirations, and interests. MMatriculation into high school, its augmented expectations, the transition into adulthood, increased personal responsibilities, the identification of individual strengths, and the college choice and application process can be…

A.P. International Diploma

A.P. International Diploma

Advanced Placement International Diploma (APID)! THE APID IS AN ADDITIONAL CERTIFICATE OF OUTSTANDING ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE AVAILABLE TO U.S. RESIDENTS APPLYING TO UNIVERSITIES OUTSIDE THE COUNTRY. TO EARN AN APID, A STUDENT MUST INDICATE ON AT LEAST ONE AP EXAM ANSWER SHEET THAT THE RESULTS SHOULD BE SENT TO A UNIVERSITY OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES. To earn…

Summer Opportunities

High school graduates-to-be beware: Summers are no longer for wasting your time away! What do you need to know? Something different is happening in the college admission scene: the competition is expanding, allowing colleges to become much more choosy than ever before! With the internet allowing students to apply to more colleges, easier, cheaper, and…

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Application Mistakes to Avoid

Your college application is the one chance you will have to put your best foot forward, prove your maturity, attention to detail, quality of workmanship, and academic competitiveness, and convince a university or college that it should accept you over all the rest. With limited seats and financial aid available, your dedication to properly filling in…

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AUC Documents & Forms

Release Of Records Form Students requiring any official academic documentation, including but not limited to transcripts, recommendation letters, and evaluation forms, to be sent on behalf of college applications, pre-college programs, scholarships and more must complete this form in its entirety and present it to the College Office in person. Release of Records Form A.U.C.…

Financial Aid & Scholarships FI

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Looking for Private Scholarships? There is a lot of money available for those students who put in the effort… Students should definitely browse the following websites regularly http://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships http://www.instudentloan.com http://www.scholarship-page.com http://www.scholarships.com/scholarship-search.aspx Private Scholarships American Academy of Neuroscience’s Neuroscience Research Award This award was established to encourage high school students to explore the world of the…

AUC Track & Field and Cross Country Records

AUC TRACK & FIELD RECORDS Boys Running Events Records 100m Nathan Welsh 11.69 in Districts at Palmer Trinity 4/16/2019 200m Nathan Welsh 24.20 in Districts at Palmer Trinity 4/10/2018 300m Hurdles Antonio Hampton 47.44 in Districts at Southridge Park 4/13/2016 400m Tyler Partain 54.78 at Archbishop McCarthur Invitational 3/2/2019 800m Luke Vignau 2:21.25 at Districts…

Curriculum Overview

Credit Analysis Archimedean Upper Conservatory’s challenging and carefully designed college preparatory program is for those students wishing to reach their full academic and individual potentials. With a program intentionally set up to produce students who are capable of successfully handling demanding coursework and course loads while balancing unique co- and extra-curricular enrichment activities, a skill…