College & Career Center

The College and Career Center provides many valuable services to our students, including:

  • Extracurricular activity ideas (internships, volunteer opportunities, Summer programs, part-time jobs);
  • Research on colleges, preparation for college fairs and help creating a balanced college list;
  • College Essay feedback (UC Personal Insight Questions, Common Application essays and college specific supplemental essays);
  • General college application support (help/advice on applications, major selection);
  • Resume reviews/feedback;
  • Appointments for one-on-one meetings with student (and parents, if needed);
  • Workshops on preparing for college, essay topics, college lists and writing the “Why” essay;
  • Access to resources for the college application process (books, handouts, presentations);
  • Information about other career pathways outside of college; and
  • Information about Community College (degree/certificate programs and transfer agreements to 4-year universities).

Questions? Stop by the College & Career Center and speak with Ms. Parfet. We are here to help all students!

Contact Information

McKenna Parfet
College & Career Center Advisor
Room: A-102

(408) 366-7618


Monday: 8:45am-3:45pm
Tuesday: 7:45am-3:45pm
Wednesday: 9:00am-3:45pm
Thursday: 7:45am-3:45pm
Friday: 7:45am-3:45pm

*Closed from 12:30-1:00pm for lunch*