NLMUSD - Southeast Academy High School

The Cerritos Complete program is a great opportunity for high school seniors to smoothly transition to college. This program provides opportunities for high school seniors to obtain the skills and knowledge needed for college, explore a variety of careers, save money on their college education, and graduate from college on-time. Cerritos Complete is available to graduating high school seniors from our local school districts who complete the steps in high school. 

Benefits:

  • One-year free tuition
  • One-year early enrollment
  • Step by step assistance
  • One-on-one counseling and advisement
  • College preparedness
  • Career exploration
  • Personalized schedule for Fall and Spring semester

Parent Night Information:

High School Senior Steps:

  1. (a) FAFSA/DREAM Act Application - Deadline to Submit application is 3/2
    (b) Financial Aid Packet - Must be completed and all forms must be submitted to Ceritos College Financial Aid Office - Deadline 4/30
    (Optional) Parent Night at Southeast Academy - 1/25 at 5:30pm-7:00pm in MPR
  2. On-Site Admissions (Cerritos College Summer Application) at Southeast Academy - 2/7 at 8am-10am in Rm 20
  3. Cerritos Complete Intent Form - 3/2 at 12pm 
  4. Assessment Testing at Southeast Academy - 3/9 at 8am-10am in Rm 20
  5. Online Orientation in student MyCerritos account - 3/27 at 12pm 
  6. Attend Falcon Edge (Cerritos Complete Planning & Scheduling Workshop) at Cerritos College - April
  7. (a) Signup for a COUN 101A class during Summer Semester - May 8
    (b) Attend and successful pass the COUN 101A class  & Submit a Commitment Contract - May-August
  8. Enroll in classes in student MyCerritos account for Cerritos College Fall Semester - June 4 

Students that successfully complete all 8 steps will be admitted into the Cerritos Complete program.

If you have questions about these events, please contact your High School Point Counselor:
Femi Cervantes at ecervantes@nlmusd.org or (562) 809-6237.