Prosper High School 9/26
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Our Eagle Nation Online Journalists will be covering the Student Highlight section each week.
PHS NATIONAL MERIT SCHOLARS
FAFSA Workshop Information
Below is a flyer for FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) workshops Prosper ISD high schools will be hosting for students who are planning to pursue post-secondary education. Collin College will have representatives available at the event to assist families complete the FAFSA. This workshop is intended to serve students attending any post-secondary institution.
FAFSA is now a graduation requirement for the state of Texas and is also often required by institutions for students receiving academic scholarships as well, regardless of family financial circumstances.
Families can attend either date, no matter the high school your child attends.
PHS event registration link:
RHHS event registration link: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4EAFAD2AA4F8CE9-fafsa1
For more information about the FAFSA graduation requirement, refer to the email sent out previously by Prosper ISD on Monday, August 23rd around 10:30am.
Have Questions About College? Ask ADVi!
ADVi is a chatbot who can answer your questions about attending public colleges and universities in Texas. ADVi, short for “adviser”, is free for Prosper HS students and can answer your questions 24/7/365. To start a chat with ADVi, just text "college" to 512-829-3687.
You can ask ADVi anything – no question is too silly or too hard! You can ask questions like: What is ApplyTexas? How long does the FAFSA take? What is the TASFA? Where can I look for scholarships?
ADVi was created by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board and is made possible through a partnership with AdmitHub. Learn more at www.askADVi.org.
Utilize the UNT GO CENTER
They will assist you with all of your college questions, applications, ACT/SAT registration, and FAFSA. The GO Centers will be open Monday - Friday: 8am – 8pm
How to access the Chat: Please click here. Then click on the chat feature.
Monthly Career Spotlight
For more information contact: Alicia M. Schulze (firstname.lastname@example.org)- College and Career Counselor - Collin College for Prosper and Rock Hill High Schools
PHS Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)
Prosper High School PTO is a volunteer organization made up of parents, teachers, administrators, and support staff who are all dedicated to the successful education of our children. Click below to go to our information page and become a member. We hope if you have some time that you will volunteer with us. Please let us know your interests and availability and we will find a spot for you.
HOPE is the word for September
Hope Squad/Be Kind Shirts for Sale
Our Hope Squads will sell "Be Kind" yellow T-Shirts as a symbol to simply be kind to one another, which is why you often see "yellow" shirts scattered throughout our district on Wednesdays each week. This stems from supporting our cause of suicide awareness and prevention.
To purchase a shirt, log in to My School Bucks, Go To School Store, Look for Hope Squad T-shirt, Select T-Shirt option (See options below) Student Name. Homeroom = 1st Period Classroom
Orders will be placed at the end of each month with delivery to campuses the following month. 1st Period teachers will hand them to students when they arrive.
PISD will continue to light up the new Children's Health Stadium every Wednesday evening as a simple reminder for our community to show kindness and compassion to one another. If you find yourself driving around Prosper on Wednesday evenings, drive by the stadium to enjoy PISD's symbol for kindness.
Character Breakfast for PHS's production of "Lion King, Jr."
Date: Saturday October 30, 2021
Times: 9:00 am and 11:00 am
Tickets: $15.00 per child. Adults don't need to purchase a ticket.
For Character Breakfast only, not a ticket to the performance.
Description: "Come meet Simba, Nala, Timmon, Pumpa and the others. Take pictures, play games, have a light breakfast and see a sneak peak from Prosper Theatre's production of the Lion King Jr." You may purchase tickets at www.prospertheatre.com
Submit anonymous tip to Prosper ISD
Tip411 is a new tool to enhance student safety. It is an internet-based communication system that gives students or any concerned citizen a means to quickly and anonymously report threats, potential self-harm, concerns, suspicious or criminal behavior at school or beyond school hours regarding PISD schools, students and/or staff.
When you submit a tip, it is sent to a 3rd party tip service acting as a privacy buffer between you and the Prosper ISD Police Department to preserve your identity and contact information. If you have a tip for the Prosper ISD Police Department please use any of the options on this page to provide important information on crimes or criminals that will help us to keep Prosper ISD safe for everyone.
Tip submissions may not be received until the following day. In case of emergency dial 911.