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Desert Mountain High School - College & Career Center

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Desert Mountain SCHOOL PROFILE 2017-2018



Naviance provides students with tools that personalize and simplify the college and career planning process. 
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  1. Naviance Student Instructions (new August 2018)
  2. How to Sign Up for a College Visit
  3. Scroll down to view Naviance files on this page for more detailed information on how to use Naviance for Career & College Readiness.

College and Career Files
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Job, Internship & Volunteer Opportunities

Internship, Leadership, Programs, Opportunities
Volunteer Opportunities

RECENT Call for Volunteers;

Special Olympics Tennis Fun Day    


Volunteering is a great way to get involved. 
Here are some hints and contacts to get started.
If you are part of an organization that is looking for volunteers, email

You can go to to find volunteer organizations by category such as Animals/Wildlife, Environment, Community Services, Cultural/Entertainment, Disability, etc.

Another good site is Volunteer Match where you can search by city, zip code and keyword at

Lastly, Community Information and Referral is a non-profit organization with an online directory at Depending on a student's interest area, there is probably an organization that could match up and could use some help. A student will benefit most from community service when they have a passion or interest in that area. 



Mrs. Mary Loftus click to email
Room 5105 (down hall from bookstore)
7:15-2:45 Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs
7:15 - 11:30 am on Fridays

Student self advocacy is encouraged.
Student 1-on-1 meetings by appointment, Students may email or stop in to request.
Parents please reach out to me via email or telephone with any questions.

Scholarship Presentations for students MOST Tuesdays first semester during lunch. 

Important Dates

  • ACT

  • District Sponsored ACT

  • ASU Barrett Late Consideration

  • SAT

  • ACT

  • SAT

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