The Bulldog Beat

Featuring the News at the Heart of the SHS Counseling Center

National College Readiness & Bullying Prevention Month

Students received information, about the ArkAcrao Virtual College Fair, in advisory and by student email this week. The completely free virtual fair will be open October 1- October 31. Colleges will host live Q & A sessions on Financial Aid, Admissions, and other topics virtually on weeknights and weekends. Visit the link in the title to register and attend the college fair.
NACAC Virtual College Fairs

On each fair date, more than 600 colleges and universities will offer Zoom sessions and meetings. Students everywhere can log in, drop in, and ask questions.

Congratulations to the Winners of the Advisory PSA Contest

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Ways to Stop Bullying
How to Beat Cyberbullies

Parents/Guardians of SENIORS


The U.S. Department of Education's office of Federal Student Aid provides more than $120 billion in financial aid to help pay for college or career school each year. FAFSA is the application to qualify for that financial aid.

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Click Here for the "Paying for College" Podcast Series

The Financial inTuition podcast focuses on a variety of topics pertaining to saving and paying for higher education, managing money, and repaying student loan debt.

Arkansas Paying for College Webinar - October 7

We will cover the basics of college financial aid such as federal financial aid, the FAFSA, state awards, scholarships and other options to consider in how to pay for college.

Paying for College Resource

Information about FAFSA, Financial Aid offers, Scholarships, Grants and Student Loans.

Upcoming Events

Hispanic Heritage Month - Sep. 15 - October 15

NWACC Virtual FAFSA Night - October 14, 12pm - 7pm

Remote Learning Day - October 16

Remote Learning Day - October 19

End of 1st Quarter - October 19

Accuplacer Test - October 21 (sign up in Couns. Center)

Remote Learning Days - November 23 & 24

Thanksgiving Holiday/No School - November 25-27