Hebron Hawks Counselor Update

November 2021

November is GenTX Month!

The life you want tomorrow starts with what you do today. Get on the path to reach your college and career goals. Hebron will be sending out weekly tidbits and fun scholarship opportunities, as well as daily announcements. Students can visit our GenTX Center in the cafeteria for more information.

You are Generation TX - get ready to Rock Your Future!

Keep your grades up and get your applications in, visit a college campus, find a mentor who can help guide you through the process – there’s a lot you can do today to get ready for your next step into college or a career.

Get started at GenTX.org and don't forget to wear your college, military, or career t-shirts on Wednesdays in November for Wear Your Future Wednesdays!

The Counselors have compiled a list of things your Hawk should be thinking about during this school year. See the links below:

Info for Current Juniors: https://www.lisd.net/Page/27474

Info for Current Seniors: https://www.lisd.net/Page/27475

FAFSA Completion for Seniors

The FAFSA application is now a graduation requirement for this year’s seniors due to House Bill 3. This application is needed to be eligible for the opportunity to receive lower costs associated with college and other scholarship opportunities. If you wish to opt out of the application, you may locate the opt out form in Skyward family access under Online Forms. Parents & students can both access the form if they would like to opt-out. More information: https://www.lisd.net/Page/27635

Dual Credit Spring Registration is Open

  • Attention all Juniors and Seniors! An Important Dual Credit Reminder: Please make sure to be prepared to fill out the Spring 2022 permission form for dual credit during the first week of November (November 1st-8th). After you turn in your permission form to the Counseling Office, or to Dr. Robinson’s email (JARobinson@collin.edu), you will need to hop on to Cougarweb and register and pay for the specific courses you are interested in taking. The registration and payment deadline for Spring 2022 dual credit is December 1st at 3:30PM. If you have yet to apply to Collin or have difficult in the process, Dr. Robinson is here to help at JARobinson@collin.edu.

  • Dr. Robinson will also be available to help, in person, on the following dates and dates:

    • November 16th, 10AM to 2PM, Computer Lab #1530

    • November 17th, 10AM to 2PM, Computer Lab #1530

    • November 18th, 11:00AM to 1:30PM, Cafeteria Table

ASVAB Registration is Open

The Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is a heavily researched and well-respected aptitude test developed by the Department of Defense. It measures a young adult’s strengths and potential for success in military training.
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LISD Whole Child Support

In Lewisville ISD, the whole child is at the core of everything we do as a district, including our students' mental, emotional and physical health. With programs in place such as Kindness Convocation, the Red Ribbon Campaign, and the Ask an Expert series, LISD provides families with resources to ensure each child receives the support they need to develop every aspect of their being. Visit our Prevention & Wellness page to find more resources to support your child and family: www.lisd.net/prevention

HHS Counseling Department Updates

  • Over 5,000 office visits to date for 21-22 school year

  • Over 1,800 different students have had an office visit with their counselor

  • Past Events Hosted:

  1. Senior & Sophomore Meetings

  2. Financial Aid Presentation

  3. FAFSA Completion Night for Senior Families

  4. PSAT & SAT School Test Days

  5. Classroom Guidance over College Preparation in AP English Classes

  6. Helping 17 National Merit Semifinalists Complete Scholarship Applications

  7. Recognizing 39 National Merit Commended Scholars, 23 College Board National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholars, and 10 College Board National African American Recognition Program Scholars

  8. LovePacs Distributions

  9. Backpack Distributions

  10. Snack Pantry Distributions

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Helpful Links:

Hebron High School Counseling Page: https://www.lisd.net/domain/4426

Apply Texas College App Site: www.applytexas.org

Common App College App Site: www.commonapp.org

Common Black College App Site: https://commonblackcollegeapp.com

Coalition for College App Site: https://www.coalitionforcollegeaccess.org

College Board/SAT Registration Site: https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register

ACT Registration Site: http://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act.html

NCAA Eligibility Center: https://web3.ncaa.org/ecwr3/

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