Family Connection by NAVIANCE
We invite you to explore Family Connection by NAVIANCE, a website that allows students to investigate, research, track, and plan for the college admission process.
To begin using Family Connection, go to http://connection.naviance.com/calabasashs and follow these steps:
- On the home page, enter your registration code (SEE LABEL ABOVE) in the "New User" box and click "Register".
- Fill out the registration page including your e-mail address and a private password. At the bottom of the page, check the box that you agree to the terms of the use and click "Complete Registration".
NOTE: When you log-in in the future, your user name is your e-mail address and your password is the one you established when registering. If you change your e-mail address at any point, remember to update it in Family Connection.
- The Welcome page will appear when your registration is accepted. Announcements and other important information are posted on the Welcome Page. Check it often!
There are a few sections of the Calabasas High School Family Connection with which we urge you to become familiar: About Me, About College and About Careers.
These are sections you might find useful depending on your grade level:
My Profile - Includes basic biographical data and grade point averages.
My Game Plan - Juniors and seniors can answer a series of questions designed to help you develop a game plan for achieving goals after graduation.
My Resume - Complete this resume with information about your accomplishments and talents.
My Colleges - As you find colleges that interest you, we recommend that you add them to your list of "Colleges That I'm Considering". As you apply to colleges, you will track the status of your application under "Colleges to which I'm Applying".
My Journal - As you investigate colleges and start to develop or refine your college list, this is an excellent place to chronicle your thoughts and questions.
My Personality - Take the "Do What You Are" Personality Test and find career options based on your personality type.
My Account - If you would like to change your password, you can do so here.
College Search - Students enter criteria for their desired types of schools and to generate a list of schools which meet these criteria. A student can then follow links to general information about a college as well as to an individual college's web page for deeper investigation.
College Lookup - Start here to research a specific college. We recommend that students visit the college's individual website for the most up-to-date information. There is a direct link to the website on each college's NAVIANCE homepage.
Visit Schedule - See the schedule of College admission representatives' visits to CHS.
Scholarship List - Click here for a listing of scholarships. Many of these scholarships are from local, community, or state organizations.
Scholarship Match - Based on information in your profile, your resume, or your game plan, scholarships are matched with your qualifications. The more information you can complete in Family Connection, the better the matches.
Explore Careers - a database of job descriptions and related college majors.
Explore Interests - a tool that can help you discover the types of work activities and careers that match your interests.
THIS IS JUST AN INTRODUCTION TO SEVERAL OF THE USEFUL FEATURES OF NAVIANCE. WE HOPE THAT THEY WILL BE HELPFUL. WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO TAKE A LOOK AT THE MENU AND EXPLORE ALL THE OTHER OPTIONS NAVIANCE HAS TO OFFER.