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College, Career, & Military Readiness

Ms. Kidd, North Texas Academic & Alumni Counselor

 
Dual Credit Parent & Student Info Session is
Sep 24th 5pm - 7pm
 
Lone Star College Application Deadline is
Oct 30th
 
Complete additional forms for application by
Nov 20th
 
Last Day to take the TSI Exam (if needed) w/Ms. Kidd by
Nov 11th
 
Dual Credit Spring Enrollment Begins
Nov 11th
 
Register for Lone Star College dual credit classes by Dec 11th
 
 

Lone Star Dual Credit Partnership Agreement

Today's Military:
This website, Today's Military, provides comprehensive information about the different branches of military service, planning considerations, and guidance.
 
Texas OnCourse:
This website is a Texas tri-agency collaboration that serves as a hub for college and career readiness resources for students, parents, and educators on behalf of three state agencies: TEA, the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, and the Texas Workforce Commission.
 
College Board Big Future:
The CSS Profile, is a College Scholarship Service Profile, is an online application created and maintained by the United States-based College Board that allows college students to apply for non-federal financial aid. The CSS Profile is FREE for eligible students.
 
CollegeBoard CSS Profile:
BigFuture is the College Board's free college planning tool, designed to support students like you from your first thoughts about college to your first day on campus. BigFuture will help you: Handle the college planning process. Find the college where you'll thrive.
 
 
 
 
Texas Workforce Commission ( TWC ) is the state agency charged with overseeing and providing workforce development services to employers and job seekers of Texas. TWC strengthens the Texas economy by providing the workforce development component of the Governor's economic development strategy.
 
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This website has specifically tailored college and career preparation information for students, parents, and teachers, Information is organized around four categories of resources: WHY go to college, PREP for college, FIND a college, and PAY for College. Individualized resources and pathways are explored for each grade level from seventh through twelfth grade.
 
 
To register & schedule for the TSI exam email Ms. Kidd at ckidd@responsiveed.com.
 
Reading & Writing Exam Dates:
 
Sep 8th
Sep 22nd
Oct 13th
Oct 27th
Nov 3rd
Nov 10
 
Math Exam Dates:
 
Sep 9th
Sep 23rd
Oct 14th
Oct 28th
Nov 5th
Nov 11th
SAT Testing Days
 
Saturday, August 29th
Saturday, September 26th
Saturday, October 3rd
Saturday, November 7th
Saturday, December 5th
 
 
 
ACT Testing Days

Saturday, September 12
Sunday, September 13
Saturday, September 19
Saturday, October 10
Saturday, October 17
Saturday, October 24
Sunday, October 25
 
What is FAFSA?
To be considered for federal student aid for the 2020–21 award year, you can complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form between Oct. 1, 2019, and 11:59 p.m. Central time (CT) on June 30, 2021. Any FAFSA corrections or updates must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. CT on Sept. 11, 2021.
 
To access FAFSA application, please visit here: FAFSA Application.
 
What is TASFA?
The Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA) is used to collect information to help determine eligibility for state financial aid programs that are administered by institutions of higher education in the state of Texas. Students that are classified as a Texas Resident who cannot apply for federal financial aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) are encouraged to complete the TASFA. To review the FAFSA filing requirements, visit www.fafsa.ed.gov or visit the financial aid office at the institution you plan to attend.
 
To access TASFA application, please visit here: TASFA Application.
 
 
For more scholarship opportunities, please contact Ms. Kidd at ckidd@responsiveed.com