Welcome to Arete Prep College Counseling!

Arete Preparatory Academy is committed to an individualized approach to college counseling that focuses on finding the right fit for each student. The emphasis of our program is on helping students discover who they are as learners and emerging adults.

We encourage you to explore our pages and engage in our college counseling curriculum. Go Chargers!

College Planning Tools and Resources for High School Students

Arete Prep Acceptances

 College Visits, Presentations and Info Sessions

Scholarships and Financial Aid

Alumni Testimonials

Summer Programs – Keeping active during your break
Summer is a wonderful opportunity to explore your interests outside of school. Below are a few documents with opportunities for middle and high school students this summer. Details and applications can be found on the program’s website. Applications are open now or will open in the next few weeks. If you need assistance with applying to a program, please reach out to our College Counselors.

Summer Programs at In-State Universities

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   Director of College Counseling/Counselor        Ms. Rebecca Arguello
Email: rarguello@areteprepacademy.org
(480) 222-4233
College Counselor/Credit Recovery Specialist: Ms. Cheryl Parsons
Email: cparsons@areteprepacademy.org
(480) 222-4233

Naviance by Hobsons Vector Logo | Free Download - (.SVG + .PNG ...A College Planning Tool for Arete Prep Families

Naviance is our state of the art college counseling portal. Naviance allows students to search for colleges, keep a college list, sign-up for college information sessions, research careers, study for the SAT and ACT, and much more.

All high school students have an account on Naviance. Please contact Ms. Arguello for your username and password.

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Arete Prep’s CEEB Code (to be used for test registration): 030617

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