December 1, 2011 Bulletin

MARK YOUR CALENDAR

NEW ANNOUNCMENT

 

LUNCH FOR THURSDAY

SPORTS FOR THURSDAY

RECURRING ANNOUNCEMENTS

FROM THE COUNSELING CENTER:

November “To Do” List   Juniors and seniors…complete these tasks in November to stay on the path to college!

Seniors…it’s time to start the admissions process! 

___Contact your top colleges NOW and ask about deadlines and the process for applying for admission, college-based scholarships and financial aid.

___Apply to your top 3-4 colleges before their deadlines. Along with your application, the colleges will require your high school transcript, class rank, GPA and ACT/SAT score. They may also request a list of your extracurricular activities, letters of recommendation, an essay, and an interview.

___Contact your admissions representative periodically to stay informed about deadlines and campus activities.

___Attend LSW/EducationQuest Financial Aid Program to learn about college funding options.  

      November 8, 6:30pm, LSW Auditorium

___ Register by November 4 for the December 10 ACT

___ Register by November 8 for the December 3 SAT

___ Apply for scholarships. Visit free sites such as ScholarshipQuest at EducationQuest.org and check out new listings on the Counseling Center Web Sitehttp://isite.lps.org/pvolker/web/ScholarshipsFinancialAid.html

Juniors…start researching colleges!
___Update Activities Resume at EducationQuest.org

___Review College Profiles at EducationQuest.org for information about colleges.  If you’re interested in going to

      an out-of-state school, check out the Midwest Student Exchange Program at http://msep.mhec.org

___Schedule campus visits.  Visit in the spring while colleges are still in session.

___Meet with college representatives who visit your school as listed in the student bulletin.

For free help with college planning, contact EducationQuest Foundation:

402-475-5222 or 800-303-3745 or www.Educationquest.org

The following colleges will have representatives here on the following dates: