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Access Center (College & Career)

Tutoring, Presentations, Workshops, and more! -- Learn from experts and get individual help with tutoring, college search, planning, applications, scholarships, essays, financial aid -- what you need to prepare for college and career!

  • Free Tutoring -- UCSC undergraduate interns are available in the Access Center every day (Monday through Friday!). Free, drop-in assistance and tutoring is available to all students at Break, Lunch, and after school until 4:30pm. A late bus (limited routes) is available for students. 

  • College Rep Visits -- Meet with college admissions representatives -- it's one of the best ways to learn more about a college. Sign up in Naviance!

  • Careers@Lunch -- Every month professionals attend Careers@Lunch to share information and advice to help students explore careers. Enjoy free pizza, learn, and ask questions!

Check the Aptos High School Calendar for dates and times.

School Calendar

Aptos High College and Career Center Calendar

Naviance is Aptos High's college and career exploration and planning tool, helping all Mariners become college and career ready!

Access Program

Anahi Alcibar (831) 728-7832 ex: 5110 / College Facilitator
Mario Castillo (831) 728-7832 ex: 5110 / Lead College Facilitator

Migrant Services

Oswaldo Contreras (831) 728-7832 Migrant Teacher

Scholarship Services

Nicole Morasca (831) 728-7832 ex: 0000 / Scholarships & College Pathways Counselor

CTE Services

Sandi Maldonado (831) 728-7832 CTE Counselor