College and Career Center

Our Services

The Mission High College & Career team is trained extensively on the college going process. We want to help students access college and career opportunities. Check out the FREE services we provide:

  • Transcript Evaluation
  • FREE SAT FEE waivers and prep classes
  • Workshops
  • 1 on 1 advising
  • College Application Completion
  • Financial Literacy
  • Scholarships
  • AB-540/Dream/DACA Support
  • Summer Programs, Jobs, Internships
  • And much more!
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SFUSD Career Pathways (CTE)

Mark D'Acquisto

Teacher/Coordinator

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JCYC San Francisco College Access Center (SFCAC)

Alexa Padilla
Lead Educational Advisor, JCYC Upward Bound
apadilla@jcyc.org
(415) 994-7447
 

Regina Ramirez
Educational Advisor
rramirez@jcyc.org

Upward Bound

Upward Bound is a pre-college Trio program that is federally funded by the U.S. Department of Education, serving low-income students that have the potential to be the first in their families to attend and graduate from a high education institution. 

We host:

  • Six-Week Instructional Summer Program at a University

  • Week long Southern California Trip

  • Saturday College for all Grades

  • Academic Advising

  • Mentoring

  • Weekly Tutoring

  • Social and Cultural Field Trips

  • College Campus Visits

  • Upward Bound is Federally Funded and requires a Social Security Number

The San Francisco College Access Center

The San Francisco College Access Center is a California State funded program that provides college preparation information and assistance. Although it is open to the community, the program targets students who come from low income backgrounds and are the first of their family to enroll in college. We are also a safe space for undocumented students and families.

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Mission Graduates: ASAP

ASAP is a college access & persistence program based at MHS. We are a drop-in office in room 408, focused on getting students to and through college, by providing:

  • Free Overnight College Summer Programs/p>

  • Individualized pre-college counseling and application assistance

  • Financial Aid guidance, financial literacy, Scholarships, FAFSA/Dream Act support

  • College Persistence: assisting Mission graduates to college completion