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Important Forms for Students

Transcript Release Form
Students: Please fill out the Transcript Release form for all colleges/scholarships/programs that require Edison to release a student transcript and returned to your counselor. For transcripts that need to be mailed, please provide your counselor with a large manila mailer (9x13 size) fully addressed and four First Class stamps. For transcripts that need to be emailed/uploaded, please provide the email address or web address on the form.

Student Rave Sheet (for Students)
Seniors: Complete these questions so that your Counselor can write your college recommendation. This form needs to be completed via Naviance Student under "About Me" through the student's account only.

Parent Brag Sheet (for Parents)
Parents/Guardians: Please complete these questions so that the Counselor can write a more comprehensive recommendation for your senior child. This form can be completed via Naviance Student under "About Me" either through the parent's or student's account.

Student Activity Sheet

Students: Fill this form out with all of your extracurricular activities, honors, awards, community service, etc.  The information provided will allow your counselor to have a comprehensive view of your high school career - so please be honest and include everything you believe is important! This form can be completed via Naviance Student under "About Me" through the student's account only.

Requesting Teacher Recommendations
Students can use this form as a guide in asking teachers for a letter of recommendation.


Writing College Essays
Suggestions on how to approach and write your college essay.

Finding Sample Admissions Essays
A Q&A resource for finding sample admissions essays

Senior College Guide (Class of 2021)
A comprehensive guide for seniors applying to college.

Coalition for Access, Affordability, and Success
An insider's view of the "Locker" component as part of the new Coalition platform being adopted by some colleges/universities. 

Matching Common App and Naviance Accounts
A guide to match your Common App and Naviance accounts so that your supporting materials from EHS can be sent to the colleges/universities to which you have submitted an application.

An educational resource document to reflect resources available to undocumented students interested in pursuing higher education. The document can be found in English and Spanish.