Naviance

Naviance

Naviance is a premier student planning solution that empowers students to create their own path towards academic, personal and community success.  Delivered through a secure, web-based platform, Naviance enables School Counselors and families to collaborate with students on a daily basis as they chart their path toward academic and postsecondary success.  Through Naviance, students can develop short- and long-term goals that connect to interests, abilities, and future aspirations. They can also build a to-do list for tasks that relate to their academic, career and college goals and have the ability to add personal reflections.  A 21st century alternative to paper planners, Naviance gives students the tools to create a personalized action plan with automated reminders.  The Naviance Web page includes a college search page, historical acceptance data from former Plainfield High School graduates, acceptance graphs for many colleges that current students can use for qualifications comparison, and a current listing of all scheduled college representative visits, Trips from your Career & College Readiness Counselor as well as other activities scheduled within the Career & College Readiness Center.

 

Naviance will allow you to: 

       

 Explore Careers –Through the Career Interest Profiler students can match their interests to specific careers. Students can learn specific information about many careers, including job description, salaries, outlook, education, and more.       
Compare GPA, standardized test scores, and other statistics to actual historical data from Plainfield High School students who have applied and been accepted using “scattergrams”.
Research colleges- Perform a college search based on criteria such as location, size, student body, and more. 
Sign up for college visits – Find out which colleges are visiting our school and sign up to attend those sessions.
Create a resume.
Organize ALL Applications – Once senior year begins, students will find that Naviance becomes a personal filing system.
Using the features under “colleges”, students can organize applications and track deadlines.  


Naviance and College Applications

 

In the senior year, ALL college applications are processed through the Naviance program.  Naviance is exclusively used to upload and submit all college application materials, School Counselor reports, student transcripts, school profile information and teacher recommendation letters.  This process is reviewed annually with the students in class meetings and in the Career & College Readiness Center.  Students or families with questions are asked to please contact their School Counselor.

 

Naviance and Scholarships

 

As a general rule, there are Four types of scholarships advertised to the students at Plainfield High School.  Scholarships listed in Naviance, Clearinghouse Scholarships, Hard copy Scholarships and independently searched Scholarships.  For more information, see the tab marked, “scholarships.”.  All scholarship information received by our School Counseling department are advertised and maintained within the Naviance program.  This information can only be accessed through the Naviance.

 

Naviance Log In

 

 Click on the link below to log in at Naviance.

 

https://student.naviance.com/plainfield

 Enter your school email address, your password is your student ID number.

 If you have forgotten your log in information, please contact Mr. Best, LBest@Plainfield.K12.NJ.US