November Senior Newsletter

November Senior Newsletter

Seniors should have completed their part of the FAFSA last week in English class. Parents will need to complete their part and then submit in order for students to be considered for Financial Aid and Student Loans. Money is first come first served so complete it soon.

Need help with the FAFSA? FAFSA Workshop: Nov 10 5:00 pm OR 6:00 pm GCHS Library

No school on Tuesday, November 3 Election Day.

WKU “Head for the Hill” open house on Nov 11. Register at https://www.wku.edu/headforthehill/

MSU Virtual Racer Road Show Nov 5, 10, & 17. Register at https://www.murraystate.edu/racersroadshow/index.aspx

UK Virtual Big Blue Open House on Thursday Nov 12. Register at https://www.uky.edu/admission/open-house

-KYACAC Virtual College Fair Nov 13, 14, & Dec 7. See https://kyacac.swoogo.com/kyacacvirtual for more info.

-No school November 25-27 – Thanksgiving break.

December 1st is the UK scholarship deadline.

December 1st is the WKU presidential scholarship/honors college application deadline.

December 1st is the MSU scholarship application deadline for Presidential Fellowship consideration (28 ACT)

December 15th is the U of L scholarship/honors program application deadline.

-Resumes should be completed and letters of recommendation been requested

-Paducah Sun Teen of Week apps will be mailed on Fridays for the next few weeks. Turn them in when completed.

-Check out the College Information folder in the Senior Schoology course.

Stay Informed

Senior course in Schoology / School Email / REMIND / GC Guidance Website / College Websites

Need to Take the ACT?

-Registration deadline is Nov 6th for the December 12th test. Last chance to meet many college scholarship deadlines!! Register online at www.myact.org (must upload a recent photo if not already done so)

Free ACT Prep Workshops are being held at GCHS beginning December 7th. Watch announcements for details.

-ACT Workshops are offered by Score Higher for a fee. Call 270-519-6474 or visit www.joylentz.com to enroll.

Need Scholarships?

Check the GCHS Guidance Website for information regarding scholarships.

http://www.graves.k12.ky.us/schools/gchs/guidance/

Updates are currently being made to the website. However, you should still be familiar with the website and begin looking at the National and State Scholarship pages. Links in Red are current and available.

www.fastweb.com and http://www.college-scholarships.com are also excellent sites for scholarship information.

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Contact Information

Laura Marrs 328/674-6242 ext. 2366 [email protected]