Our Career Center Team

Liz Barrett: Career Center Director/TOSA

Hannah Beverage: Career Center Specialist

Contact the Career Center: shscareercenter@sherwood.k12.or.us

College Visits

Fall College Visits will begin September 19th!

All visits will take place during Flex. Sign up for Flex with Ms. Barrett in order to attend.

Upcoming Visits:

September 26th: Grand Canyon University

September 28th: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

October 3rd: Willamette University

October 5th: Oregon State University

October 10th: Portland State University

October 12th: Portland Community College

October 17th: University of Oregon

October 17th: Southern Oregon University

October 19th: Oregon Institute of Technology

October 24th: Linfield University

October 26th: Pacific University

October 26th: Lewis & Clark College

October 31st: Eastern Oregon University

November 7th: Gonzaga University

Click here to see full schedule of events on the Career Center Calendar.

Senior College Planning Night

Couldn’t make it to Senior College Planning Night?

Check out the slideshow here.

Check out the resources we shared:

Senior Year Checklist (ECMC): English | Spanish

ECMC Opportunities Guide (Preparing for College Booklet): English | Spanish

Finding the Right College For You (ECMC): English | Spanish

Choosing the Right College Worksheet (ECMC): English | Spanish

Junior Year Checklist (ECMC): English | Spanish

Accessing College as a Student Living with a Disability (ECMC): English | Spanish

Accessing College as a Homeless Student (ECMC): English | Spanish

Accessing College as an Undocumented Student (ECMC): English | Spanish

Upcoming Scholarship Deadlines:

A full list of available scholarships can be found on Naviance.

Coca-Cola Scholarship: October 2nd

AES Engineering Scholarship: October 8th

Heisman High School Scholarship: October 17th

Voice of Democracy Scholarship: October 31st

Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship: November 13th

Minority/Women in STEM Scholarship: November 15th

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship: November 16th

Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship: November 30th

Military Visits

Military Visits take place in the Commons during lunch.

Upcoming Workshops:

For the complete calendar of Career Center events, please click here.

These Events have passed but have great information. Here are the recordings:

FAFSA/ORSAA Workshop(Recording)

FAFSA/ORSAA Workshop (Spanish-Recording)

Job Corps Workshop (recording of event)

Career Center Newsletters

October 2021 / November 2021 / December 2021 / January 2022

February 2022 / March 2022 / April 2022 / May 2022

Helpful Links & Events:

Transcript Review:

Transcript Review Video

Financing College:

Higher Education Coordinating Commission logo
The Office of Student Access and Completion (through Oregon Department of Education) has many helpful videos on their YouTube channel about FAFSA, OSAC Scholarships, Oregon Promise, and more.

College Application Tools:

Naviance Logo Image
Click Here for Naviance Resources
Oregon Goes to College logo
Click Here to Access Oregon Goes to College Resources

Career Exploration Opportunities:

PPS Future You 2 Go logo
Click Here to Register for Future You 2 Go Career Events

Standardized Testing:

SAT logo

Click Here to access the Khan Academy SAT Prep Course

ACT logo

Click Here to access Free ACT Test Prep Tools