Grade 9 SCO

How to make your freshman year a success:

- Get off to a good start academically - ask for extra help if needed. Make academics your first priority!
- Get involved in athletics, clubs, or activities offered at WCA. It’s a great way to meet new people and begin building a positive resume for future plans.
- Get organized. Practice time management. This will help you feel less stressed and more confident.
- Log on to PowerSchool daily and/or weekly.


Naviance enables students to:
--define their goals
--assess their learning style, career interests, and personality type
--explore careers
--research post-secondary institutions
--find scholarship opportunities
--manage and submit materials during the college application process
--create resumes
--request letters of recommendation from school staff
--communicate with their school counselor

Regular use of Naviance will help in your college/career planning. Be sure to sign in to your account with the user name and password you were given. Please share your knowledge of Naviance with your parents and keep them involved in your college/career interest.


Waterbury Career Academy High School
175 Birch Street
Waterbury, CT 06704
Phone: 203-574-6000

Fax: 203-578-3929