Scholarships: Hello seniors, many of you are asking about other scholarship sites. Here is a link to a website that has a lot of opportunities https://studentscholarships.org/#sthash.U1ni3NWg.dpbs. Just go to Register to create a username and password. Make sure you fit the criteria they are seeking before applying or come talk to a school counselor. As previously mentioned, a few more scholarships will be posted later today with December deadlines, but most will be for January and afterward.For College Resources, visit our Guidance/ School Counseling webpage https://www.hps.holyoke.ma.us/schools/holyoke-high-school-north-campus/guidance/ Click the Scholarships link for a listing of scholarships and related application deadlines.Another useful scholarship websites:College Application Completion Process:For those of you who completed the process for early action congrats! There is still more work to be done of course. Seniors, you all did a great job at beginning the process of completing your common app or other college applications during your English class. You MUST find time to complete the common app this week so that your counselor can UPLOAD their information and reports to complete your application process. If you are attending a 4 year college and need to take the SATs, come see us today during lunch. Most of you have already registered-great job!*** Students, it’s not fair to wait until the last minute to request a recommendation from a teacher or your counselor. Please complete the attached BRAG Sheet which was emailed weeks ago and given to you during your English class. LET US KNOW THIS WEEK IF YOU NEED A RECOMMENDATION FROM US and bring us the Completed Brag Sheet. This is especially important for those of you applying to a 4 Year College.FAFSA- More of you are coming to see us to make an appointment with Mrs. Colon to complete your FAFSA with a parent. If you need help, come see me today to make an appointment. Don’t wait until the last minute.
College Visits:University of Maine Farmington will be here on Thursday, Nov 8th @ 8:30AM. Come to the counseling office to get a pass.