1) Scholarship deadlines are approaching!
Seniors – what are you doing during spring break? There are many, many scholarships available for you to apply. Visit the updated scholarship bulletin at: https://counselorsphs.weebly.com/scholarship-bulletin.html
2) Freshmen Individual Career and Academic Planning (ICAP) Conferences
Starting Monday, March 26, all freshmen will be meeting individually with their counselor to map out their Individual Career and Academic Plan (4-year plan) on Infinite Campus. Appointment times are posted outside of the counseling office and appointment reminders will be sent daily to students. After the plan is inputted into Infinite Campus, parents/guardians will be able to have access and view at home. If you have questions, call 816-359-4120.
3) Professional Studies interviews are coming!
Did you apply for the Park Hill Professional Studies programs (Health Sciences, Education Services 20/20, or Professional Studies)? Interviews will be conducted at PHS starting April 2nd. Parent/guardian letters have been mailed out, and students should check their school email for details. Students also need to check the counseling office windows for their interview time. For questions, please contact Sarah Hafferkamp, Professional Studies Lead Facilitator, 816-359-6895 (or) email@example.com
4) Upcoming college fairs - April 10, April 15
Attention all students in grades 9-11! Here are two area Kansas City College Fairs where you can meet with college representatives from around the country! Get answers to all of your questions, learn about college options, and start the college planning process early! These events are FREE and open to all students and families.
Overland Park College Fair
Tuesday, April 10th, 2018, 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
Blue Valley West High School - 16200 Antioch Road, Stilwell, KS 66085
Register here: https://gpac.memberclicks.net/college-fair-locations
KC Regional College Fair
Sunday, April 15th, 2018, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
University of Missouri Kansas City - Student Union Multipurpose Room
Register here: https://app.strivescan.com/students
5) Dual credit dates
If you are currently taking a dual credit college class, full payment (or) payment plan was due on March 15. The last day to drop a class with 100% refund was also March 15. If you set up your payment plan:
- First third of the payment is due plus the $17.00 set up fee on March 15, 2018.
- The next third is due by April 15, 2018
- Final payment by May 15, 2018.
FRIDAY, MARCH 2