March 2021 Newsletter
Colonial Forge Counseling Department
March is recognized as "See Something, Say Something"
March 8 - Boys & Girls State Applications Due (Mrs. Henderson)March 13 - SAT Test Date
March 15-19 - Spring Break
March 22 - Deadline to make changes to Course Requests
April 8 - Deadline to register for May SAT (CFHS is not hosting)
June 15 - Deadline to register for Virtual Virginia Summer School - Please check with your Counselor before filling out - Link to forms
CFHS May/June SAT Prep Class
Scholarships: Please continue to check the scholarship page on Naviance for new scholarships. More and more are coming in. Please check to see what you may qualify for. Good Luck!!
Scholarships: If you are looking to branch out on your own and look for scholarships not on Naviance, a good website to try is goingmerry.com. There you can apply for scholarships and grants, it is FREE to apply!
Junior Athletes - Please discuss Athlete Eligibility when choosing classes for next year with Mr. Berry, Athletic Director.
SOPHOMORES & FRESHMAN
BOYS & GIRLS STATE APPLICATIONS - DUE MARCH 8
The program is weeklong in the summer and involves a mock Virginia Government and learning more about how the government works.
The application is available on Post 290 website:
The Girls State will be virtual only, about four hours each day and the delegates must answer roll call
each day. The final status on Boys State will not be known until sometime in April. It may be part on
campus and part virtual.
If you have questions, Mrs. Henderson is the contact at CFHS.
Air Force Academy Application
Academy Day 2021
Senator Mark Warner invites high school and middle school students, their parents or guardians, and school counselors to Academy Day 2021.
Attendees will be provided with a comprehensive overview of the United States service academies and their admission processes. You will hear from all five academies as well as representatives from the Department of Defense Medical Examination Review Board, the University of Virginia ROTC programs, the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets, the Virginia Military Institute, and the Virginia Women’s Institute for Leadership at Mary Baldwin University. Representatives from Virginia congressional offices will also share information about the application procedures for congressional nominations.
Save the Date: Saturday, April 24, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
To ensure you receive the invitation and the registration link for the event, please email: email@example.com.