End of Year Newsletter

School Counseling Office

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Important Dates!

May 1st: Paper schedules due & online scheduling on Infinite Campus has begun.

May 25th : NHS Induction

June 9th: Class Night 2021@ 7PM

June 11th: Graduation 2021@7 PM

Scholarship Information:

NEW* Susquehanna County Republican Women's Scholarship, application deadline May 31, 2021

NEW* Gretchen Hayes Memorial Scholarship, Application deadline May 21, 2021

NEW* Sam Rowe Memorial Scholarship, Application deadline Friday May 15, 2021

NEW* Joseph Nebzydoski "Pay it Forward" Scholarship, Application deadline Friday, May 14, 2021

NEW* Jordan Underwood Memorial Scholarship, Application Deadline May 15, 2021

NEW* Order of the Eastern Star , 5/18/21

The Joseph and Kathleen Sterchak Scholarship, Application Deadline May 3, 2021

Thomas J. Butler Memorial Scholarship, application deadline May 1, 2021

Susquehanna County Conservation District Scholarship, application deadline May 1, 2021

GDS Scholarship, application deadline July 31, 2021

Andrew Mazza Foundation Scholarship, application deadline May 10, 2021

Forest City Rotary Scholarship application deadline May 7, 2021




STATE/REGIONAL:

Community Foundation of the Endless Mountains

Scranton Area Community Foundation

  • You must create a profile (use your personal email for this creation)
  • On the top bar, click "Scholarships and Grants" then "Apply for Scholarships"
  • This system allows you to filter through applications that you are qualified for, based on where you live, your age, your gender, your county, your intended major, your grades, etc.


NATIONAL:


NEW* Student Connections Scholarship

Construction Trades Scholarship

Students Scholarship

PPL Scholarship

PAEOP Scholarship

College Board Scholarships

Fast Web

Scholarships.com

Webinars PHEAA

Tuesday, May 18 6:00 –7:00 PM Presenters: Lisa Ciritella (PHEAA) and John Falleroni (Duquesne University) Student Loan Overview - In this session, we will discuss financial aid basics, provide a general student loan overview, including information on types of Federal student aid, the FAFSA and student loan repayment. So if you are interested in pursuing your education beyond high school, this is a session you won’t want to miss! Register Today!


Tuesday, June 8 6:00 – 7:00 PM Presenters: Fran McKeown & Michael Burke The Bill is due…what’s next? This session will be a discussion on what a student needs to think about once they receive the bill from their postsecondary school. We will briefly review the types of aid that can be used to pay the bill and offer suggestions on how to pay the remaining balance. Register Today!


Wednesday, July 14 6:00 – 7:00 PM Presenters: Wendy Dunlap, Ron Felder & Sandra Oliveira (Questbridge) Searching for Scholarships - We will discuss the types of available scholarships, free resources for finding scholarships, and tips for applying for scholarships. In addition, Sandra Oliveira of Questbridge will join us and share how high school seniors can apply for the National College Match and qualify for full four-year scholarships.


Register Today! Wednesday, August 25 6:00 – 7:00 PM Presenters: Marian Hargrave & Amy Sloan How to make the cost of your higher education decision affordable - Students have a variety of education opportunities after high school, but what should be a great investment for the future can also be very costly. This session offers information for parents and students to understand their options and how to find the most affordable path. Register Today! J

Off-To-College -Checklist

Use this to maks sure you have everything you need for College!


https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/get-in/making-a-decision/off-to-college-checklist
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Be ready to Start the Common Application on August 1st for the Class of 2022 !

Mrs. Lionetti will be speaking in Mrs. Erdmann's Public Speaking classes to talk about this in MAY !


https://www.commonapp.org/

AP TESTING SCHEDULE

May 3rd- AP Government -8 AM- Library

May 6th--Computer Science A --12 Noon -Library

May 7th-AP Chemistry 8 AM --Counselors' Conference Rm.

May 11th-AP Spanish 8 AM --Mrs. Kemmerer's Classroom

May 12th--AP Composition and Language 8 AM --Library

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HIGH SCHOOL Virtual Career Days by NTIEC !

May 5th ---- 9 AM -12 Noon


  • Architecture
  • Graphic Designer
  • Lackawanna School of PNG
  • Athletic Trainer
  • Finance and Cyber Security
  • Physical Therapy



May 12th ----9 AM -12 Noon



  • Electric Utility/Linemen
  • Nursing
  • HVAC
  • Carpentry
  • Social Worker/Counseling
  • Aerospace Engineer



All students stay in 1st period to listen to career speakers

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CONTACT US!!

Your Counselors & Counseling Support



Kbryer@fcrsd.org --- Mrs. Bryer ( A-K), School Counselor


jlionetti@fcrsd.org --Mrs. Lionetti (L-Z), School Counselor


dhamlyn@fcrsd.org Mrs. Hamlyn , Administrative Assistant

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