Kennedy Catholic Counseling

March 19, 2014

Current Events

  • March 26 is Highline Community College's 2nd Annual Senior Signing Day
  • Juniors can sign up with their counselor for a meeting about post-high school graduation plans. Parents are welcome!
  • ACT Test Saturday, April 12.

Counseling Department

Kathryn Hutter
  • grades 10 - 12, last names P - Z

Nancy Montstream

  • International students

Kelly Troisi

  • grades 10 - 12, last names H - O

Joanne Uhl

  • grades 10 - 12, last names A - G

John Wright

  • grade 9

Lisa Jandusay

  • administrative assistant

SAT and ACT Registration

Juniors should register for SAT and/or ACT test(s) this spring.

Scholarships

Burien/White Center Rotary Club Scholarship
  • Up to $1500
  • Awards based on service and financial need
  • Top applicants will be interviewed
  • Applications in the Counseling Center
  • Due to Mrs. Jandusay no later than Friday March 28, 2014


2014 Seafair Scholarship Program for Women

  • Compete for approximately $20,000 in scholarship assistance
  • Must be between the ages of 18 and 25 before August 1, 2014
  • Application due May 9, 2014
  • Visit website for more information and application


Highline Community College Breakthrough Scholarship

  • Graduating high school senior
  • Planning to attend Highline Community College next year
  • $1500 available for one Kennedy Catholic graduate
  • Application brochure in the Counseling Center
  • Must by postmarked by April 25, 2014


Des Moines Dollars for Scholars

  • Any sincere and determined person who wants to continue his or her education after graduation
  • Scholarships can be for two-year, four-year, or vocational and technical schools
  • Must attend school in Des Moines, WA or live in the cities of Des Moines or Normandy Park, WA
  • Applications due March 31, 2014
  • See website for application


Young Ambassadors Program

  • The Smithsonian Latino Center's Signature Youth Program
  • Graduating high school seniors with a commitment to the arts, sciences, or humanities as it pertains to Latino communities
  • Weeklong, all expenses paid training seminar and a four-week internship with a $2000 program stipend
  • Application deadline is April 7, 2014
  • Visit website for more details and application

Summer Educational Opportunities

STANFORD Pre-Collegiate Studies
  • Exciting programs for the brightest high-school students from around the globe.
  • Visit website for more details.


US Performing Arts Camps

  • Acting, Dance, Digital Film, Musical Theater, Specialty Workshops and Writing / Sit Com Writing
  • Located on colleges across the country.
  • Visit website for more details.


SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY Summer College for High School Students

  • Two, three and six week programs
  • Explore your interests and possible college majors
  • Study with University faculty and instructors
  • Experience college life firsthand
  • Visit website for more details.


SUMMER AT SCAD (Savannah College of Arts and Design)

  • Summer Seminars
  • Rising Star
  • Teen Summer Workshops
  • Visit website for more details


Aspiring Youth Summer Camps

  • For campers ages 8 and up who will benefit from a small group environment.
  • Some campers are shy, some are quirky and some are twice exceptional.
  • Some campers have a diagnosis of Asperger's Syndrome, ADHD, learning disabilities or other similar traits.
  • Traditional camps and themed camps (Improv/Theatre, Video Production, Building and Inventing and Art Camp).
  • Visit website for more details and applications.