Links

I am a senior. Now what?
SAT

This website is owned by SAT, but is has some wonderful information on planning for college.

http://www.collegeboard.org

ACT

This website have information on how to prepare for the ACT, practice tests, tests dates, and test registration.

http://www.actstudent.org

College Navigator

This website can help you see what colleges are out there in your interest area.  It also has links to help with financial aid and career information.

http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator

Petersons

This website has links to help with test prep, financial aid, and scholarship searches.

http://www.petersons.com

Education Planner

This website has information on career exploration, school search, and financial aid.

http://www.educationplanner.org

Parsons

This website has information on college planning, preparing for life after high school, career exploration, financial aid, and making good financial decisions.

http://www.mappingyourfuture.org

Fastweb

Fastweb is a scholarship search engine.

http://www.fastweb.com

FAFSA

FAFSA is how you will apply for most financial aid outside of scholarships.  This needs to be completed before Feb 15 of your senior year.  You do not have to have tax information by Feb 15, but you do have to "complete" the application.  If you do not have the previous year's tax information when you first complete your application.  You will need to go back in and add it later.

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov

Student Aid

This website helps explain student finacial aid.

http://www.studentaid.ed.gov

Scholarships.com

Scholarships.com is a scholarship search engine.

http://www.scholarships.com

College Peas - Scholarships

This is another scholarship search engine.

http://www.collegepeas.com/confirmation

MoneyGeek - FAFSA Help

This is a VERY informative step by step guide to the FAFSA.

http://www.moneygeek.com/education/college/resources/fafsa-guide/

MoneyGeek - How to pay for college

This gives creative ideas on how to pay for college.

http://www.moneygeek.com/education/college/resources/debt-free-college-education-guide/

Ultimate FAFSA Resource Guide

This is simply a list of other websites that could help you out.

http://www.smartscholar.com/fafsa-guide/

Mometrix

ACT test prep

http://www.mometrix.com/academy/act-test/

Junior Information
Junior Class Visit #1

Introduction to myself - Brief description of transcripts - How to sign up for text messages - Important Dates - Tests - Waivers - NCAA/NAIA - Colleges/Scholarships - RCAC

https://youtu.be/EPSzyLo3yME

ACT
ACT

TN Electronic Library has various ACT subject practice tests.

https://www.learningexpresshub.com/productengine/LELIndex.html#/college-preparation-center/resources/prepare-for-your-act-test/prepare-for-your-act-test/act-test-tutorial

Spring 18 ACT Boot Camp Information
https://outlook.office.com/owa/redir.aspx?REF=ddG6wdTRfRMozWcXgCvYODx7zC4grek2_uyVznZh80T0gN905HPVCAFodHRwOi8vd3d3Lm1lZGlhZmlyZS5jb20vZm9sZGVyL3JqMWwxbzdydjdwc3ovUmhlYV9Db3VudHlfU3R1ZGVudF9Cb290Y2FtcA..

Scholarships
44 Unknown College Scholarships

The Krazy Coupon Lady is helping us out by collecting a list of unknown scholarships.  Some of are really fun so check them out!

http://thekrazycouponlady.com/tips/finance/44-college-scholarships-that-you-didnt-know-existed-21608

ROTC HIGH SCHOOL FOUR-YEAR SCHOLARSHIP
https://www.goarmy.com/rotc/scholarships.html

US Dept of Labor
https://www.careeronestop.org/toolkit/training/find-scholarships.aspx

FAQ about Scholarships
https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/grants-scholarships/finding-scholarships

Avoid Scams
https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/types/scams

TNPromise

After you make an account, you have to log back in and click Apply for Scholarships in the upper left corner.  Select TNPromise and fill out the actual application.

https://clipslink.tsac.tn.gov/studentsignon/

Scholarships.com
http://www.scholarships.com

FASTWEB
http://www.fastweb.com

Jackie Robinson Foundation - Due 2/1/18

Eligibility

 

To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduating, minority high school senior
  • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States
  • Show leadership potential
  • Demonstrate a dedication to community service
  • Present evidence of financial need
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21
  • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4-year college when applying for the scholarship

https://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/applicants/

MG Law Scholarship - Due 7/1/18
http://www.mg4law.com/scholarship/

Yearbook
Order a Yearbook

If you have any questions, see Ms. Groce or email her at GroceB@rheacounty.org.

https://yearbookforever.com/#

RTI
Internet Safety Video

This is the internet safety video that was shown during our Bully discussions.  For parent guide and student hand out, please look at file manager.

http://www.netsmartz.org/Presentations/Teens

FAFSA
FAFSA Resources and Links

There are several excellent worksheets that can help with the FAFSA ID and FAFSA.

http://www.tn.gov/gearuptn/article/resources-and-links

TNPromise Volunteer Opportunities
Main Street Dayton

You can contact Rachel Marshall at mainstreet@volstate.net or 423-775-9847 to inquire is to how you can volunteer.

http://www.mainstreetdayton.org

Creative Discovery Museum

CDM uses volunteers throughout the year for various events.

http://www.cdmfun.org

Life Care Center of Rhea County

Life Care need volunteers to interact with residents with the following activities.

- Table Games

- Books, crafts, cards

- Outdoor visiting areas including chalk/bubbles, table for picnics

- Outdoor/lawn games

- Walking paths and art displays

- More!!!

http://www.LLCCA.com/rheacounty

Ronald McDonald House Charities

For more information about volunteering contact Ricky Robbins, Volunteer Coordinator, at 423-778-4333 or email ricky.robbins@rmhchattanooga.com.

http://www.rmhchattanooga.com/howyoucanhelp/

Hospice of Chattanooga

You can make a real difference for patients and their families at the end of life’s journey. To learn more or set up a time to come in the office to get started, please call (423)892-4289

https://www.hospiceofchattanooga.org/9/volunteers