Freshman Class College Timeline

Transition to High School - Freshman Year 

  • "Your GPA starts today!" - Quote from Junior/Senior Campus Ministers. 
  • Check the clubs and activities page on the website to get information on how you can become more involved in the school.
    • STVM Clubs and Activities
  • Freshmen Steps to Success in September, classroom counseling lesson from your school counselor on study skills, smart goals, naviance, and how to be successful in high school. 
  • You will meet individually with your school counselor in September/October.
  • See the tutors during your lunch or study hall to improve your skills/grade in any area needed. The tutoring schedule is listed on guidance website. 
  • Freshmen Parent Night in September, all freshmen parents are encourage to attend a presentation from the school counselors on how to help their student achieve academically during their four years at STVM. 
  • Freshmen Retreat in October, this retreat will be a memorable and spiritual day that will have a big impact on your experience at STVM. 
  • Freshmen Homecoming in October, this dance is only for freshmen STVM students so that you all have the chance to spend time with your new classmates. 
  • PSAT Test for Honors Freshmen in October, this is a practice SAT test for students to take at school to prepare for college entrance exams. 
  • College Fair in October, attend this fair if you are interested in receiving early information about colleges. 
  • Career Connections Fair in November, this is an opportunity for current STVM students to explore career options and gain knowledge about careers from professionals in our own community. 
  • NCAA Parent Night in November, this is a presentation from University of Akron’s Director of Compliance to go over the process of a student athlete competing in college. All parents of student athletes that are interested in playing in college should attend. 
  • PSAT Results will be shared in January for the Honors students that took this test.
  • Sophomore Parent Night in March, all freshmen students and parents are also welcome to attend if interested in gaining early information about the college process.