Upcoming Events


(This page will be updated regularly)

College Rep Visits

We encourage you to take advantage of the opportunity to visit with college representatives during your school day at ORHS! It's convenient and it's a great way to learn about the schools you're already interested in… and also the ones you have not yet considered. You can login to Naviance and click on the Colleges tab, and then scroll down to view College Visits. A list will also be posted in the Career Center window. And don't forget to opt-in to receive text messages from the Career Center. Text @ccenter to 81010 to stay in-the-know about college rep visits.


EDUHSD College Fair 

Offered again Fall 2019
Monday, October 1, 2018 @ 6:30 - 8:10pm
Union Mine High School 
6530 Koki Lane 
El Dorado, CA. 95623

For more information and a list of colleges (list of colleges will continue to update throughout September), https://sites.google.com/eduhsd.k12.ca.us/collegefair/



Offered again Fall 2019
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 @ 8:30am
Oak Ridge High School - Test rooms TBA
$20 per test. Fee reduction available for those who qualify. Register Here starting September 1st. Registration will close October 1st or when tests sell out. Contact the Career Center with any questions regarding PSAT.

College Application Workshops for Seniors

Offered again Fall 2019
2 Dates: October 15th and October 29th - Stop by between 1:15 and 3:15pm
Counselors will be available to review or answer questions regarding your in-progress college application(s). This is an opportunity to get some feedback before you submit your app!

Financial Aid Info Night

Offered again Fall 2019
Thursday, October 18, 2018 @ 6:30pm
Ponderosa High School
Parents and students from ORHS and PHS in all grade levels are welcome to attend. Learn more about what it takes to finance a college education and learn more about applying for financial aid.

ASVAB - Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery

Monday, October 22, 2018 @ 1pm - 4pm - This ASVAB has passed
Monday, March 11, 2019 @ 1pm - 4pm REGISTER HERE
ORHS Career Center
Whether or not you are interested in a military career, this assessment test can help you identify your strengths and suggest future career options. It is used to determine qualification for enlistment in the US Armed Forces, this is also an opportunity to learn more about your other career options after high school. CLICK HERE to learn more.

SAT/ACT Combo Practice Test

Offered again Fall 2019
Hosted by Kaplan Test Prep
SATURDAY, October 20, 2018 @ 9am - Registration will open in September
ORHS Multipurpose Room
This test is designed to help you determine which college admission assessment test is the better fit for you. SAT or ACT? Most 4-year colleges do not have a preference, so it's up to you. Learn what makes these tests different, and experience both in one sitting. Offered only 1 time per year! Don't miss it!

EDUHSD College Athletics Night

Tuesday, October 23, 2018
El Dorado High School
561 Canal St, Placerville, CA 95667
Learn a little more about what it takes to prepare for college level athletics, best practices for communicating with schools and coaches, the importance of academics, eligibility compliance, and much more! 

SAT/ACT Info Night - Which Test Should You Take?

Tuesday, December 11, 2018 @ 6pm
ORHS Theatre
We all have different academic strengths. Learn how your academic strengths can help you determine which standardized college admissions test is a better fit for you. How can you prepare for your ACT or SAT? There are many study options available to you! We will share many of those options at this event. We will also spend a few minutes teaching you how to use your PSAT results to study for the SAT. Bring your questions about SAT or ACT! We have answers. 

Folsom Lake College Info Night

Monday, February 4, 2019 @ 6pm
FLC Main Campus
Parents and students in all grade levels are welcome to attend. Learn more about programs, degrees, student services and the enrollment process. 

Practice ACT Test

Saturday, February 23, 2019 @ 9am
ORHS - Multipurpose Room
Hosted by Kaplan Test Prep

SAT Essay Workshop

Monday, March 4, 2019 @ 1:30pm
ORHS - Room B3
Hosted by Kaplan Test Prep
Stop by the Career Center to sign up

EDUHSD Career Expo

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 @ 6:30-8:30pm
Union Mine High School 
6530 Koki Lane 
El Dorado, CA. 95623
Interact with local business professionals who love what they do and love sharing their experience with students! Network with local employers who are looking to hire. Interact with local organizations who are always in need of volunteers. Dress to impress. Interview Tips - Resume Advice - Internship Opportunities!

Military Service Academy Information Night

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - Time TBA
Ponderosa High School
3661 Ponderosa Road
Shingle Springs, CA. 95682

Scholarship Awards Night

Thursday, May 16, 2019 @ 6:30pm
ORHS Theatre
At this event, we will recognize the graduating seniors who have won local/community-based scholarships, and we will honor the community members and organizations who provide these opportunities for our students. Seniors, please inform Mrs. Rogers in the Career Center if you win a community-based scholarship.