Postsecondary Planning Tools

This section provides links and resources to assist in postsecondary planning.

High School Postsecondary Planning Resources

Every comprehensive District 214 high school has a dedicated college counselor and career advisor to assist in student post-secondary planning. For more information and available resources, see the following links for each high school.

> Buffalo Grove High School
> Elk Grove High School
> John Hersey High School
> Prospect High School
> Rolling Meadows High School
> Wheeling High School

Naviance

Naviance is a comprehensive college and career readiness tool which is used across District 214’s developmental counseling curriculum.  It helps align student strengths and interests to postsecondary goals, improving student outcomes and connecting learning to life.

> Buffalo Grove High School
> Elk Grove High School
> John Hersey High School
> Prospect High School
> Rolling Meadows High School
> Wheeling High School

Career Cruising

Career Cruising is a web-based career exploration resource available to all currently-enrolled students that can be accessed through an iPad or desktop.  The application has career interest tools including, but not limited to, career interest inventories, skills assessments, resume building tools, video interviews of real-world professionals, wage information, college options, and learning styles.    

Login
Login: d214-, first initial of first name, last name, last 4 digits of student ID#  
Password: full student ID#
Example:  John Smith with ID# 618999
Login:  d214-jsmith8999
Password: 618999

FAFSA

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is a form that can be submitted annually by current and prospective college students (undergraduate and graduate) in the United States to determine their eligibility for student financial aid.

Harper Promise

Under the Harper College Promise Scholarship Program, every eligible public high school student in Harper's district can earn up to two years of tuition at Harper College if they maintain solid grades, have good attendance, don't repeat classes, graduate on time and provide service to their community.