Riverside School Counseling Page
Please use the links on the left to navigate to several services offered through the guidance department.
Lackawanna College Dual Enrollment Registration
Registration for the Lackawanna College Dual Enrollment program will take place on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at Riverside High School. Students enrolled in Dual-Enrollment eligible courses must submit their registration forms and payment (checks made payable to "Lackawanna College.") at this time. For more information, please download the Lackawanna College Dual Enrollment Packet: Lackawanna College Dual Enrollment Packet This packet was distributed to all students in Dual Enrollment courses on January 9, 2019. Please contact Mrs. Getts in the School Counseling Office at 570-562-2121x1121 with any questions.
2019 Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Forum
The Da Vinci Science Center in Allentown, PA is now accepting applications from female high school students interested in attending the 2019 Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Forum. The 2019 WISE Forum, presented by Sanofi Pasteur, will be held on Tuesday, February 12, 2019* from 5:30-9:00 pm at DeSales University in Center Valley, PA. This event brings together female high school students, students and professors from area universities and colleges, and accomplished women from area corporations in the STEM fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Pennsylvania Free Enterprise Week (PFEW)-
For Interested 10th or 11th grade students PFEW Website
-->It's FREE for students to apply and there is NO LIMIT to the number of applicants that one school can submit. Lycoming College and the Pennsylvania College of Technology, both located in Williamsport, will host the sessions in July and August 2019. PFEW combines rigorous instruction with hands-on experiences, providing participants with the knowledge and skills needed to compete in a 21st Century workforce. Business leaders from around the commonwealth provide guidance and mentoring opportunities through their participation in PFEW. Please visit the PFEW web page link to learn more about the program dates, costs, and this great opportunity. (There is a $295 registration fee)
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--The University of Pittsburgh Health Career Scholars Academy (UPHCSA), the Iacocca Global Entrepreneurship Intensive for high school students at Lehigh University (PSGE), and the Pennsylvania School for Excellence in the Agricultural Sciences are accepting applications for the 2018 summer program. The summer academic residential programs introduce students to the fields of healthcare, business, and the sciences. For more information and applications, please visit the program websites at: University of Pittsburgh - Health Career Scholars Academy , Lehigh University - Iacocca Global Entrepreneuship Intensive, and Pennsylvania Governors School of Excellence for Agricultural Sciences (THIS FOUR-WEEK PROGRAM IS FREE to selected students; This program is for current juniors to complete before thier senior year!!!)