Tiger Talk

Wharton High School College and Career Readiness Center

Welcome Tigers!

The CCR Center is currently open Tuesday-Thursday 8-4 and during lunch. To spend your lunch in the CCR center, you must be working on college and career related activites or working with Mrs. Quinn.
Order your Cap and Gown

Balfour will be on campus Friday, February 26th from 11-2 in the foyer to deliver caps and gowns. Orders can be placed online by February 20th for guaranteed delivery. A $50 down payment is required.

Scholarship of the Week

Scholarship Reporting - 2021

You MUST report any and all scholarship offers. Please complete the form.

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  • Once you receive your college acceptance please take a copy to Mrs. Scott in the counselor's office or email a copy to Mrs. Quinn and Mrs. Scott.


  • If you have received college acceptance stop by Mrs. Quinn's room at your convenience (Tues, Wed, or Thurs) to take you pennant pictures.


  • Mrs. Kacer will be ordering diplomas soon. The diplomas will be ordered by the full name on your birth certificate. Please see Mrs. Kacer if you have a question about your name.

What can I be doing now?

Seniors

There are LOTS of thins you can be doing NOW to prepare for your post-grad life!


1. Apply to a 2-4 year college:

Or apply to a trade school

2. Request your transcript here

3. Complete the FAFSA, Opens October 1st

4. Sign up and take the TSI if needed.

5. Apply for Scholarships

6. Begin to finalize your college plans. Choose your college, apply for housing, orientation, deposits...


Juniors

1. Research 5 colleges you are interested in visiting/applying to.

2. Build your resume.

3. Apply to micro scholarships here

4. Practice and sign up for the SAT/ACT.


Sophomores

1. Build your resume.

2. Practice SAT/ACT.

3. Apply to micro scholarships here


Freshman

1. Build your resume.

2. Practice SAT/ACT.

3. Apply to micro scholarships here

WCJC Senior Day Presentation 2021

Important Links

Apply Texas Application

All Texas 2-4 year Colleges and Universities

Common App Application

Out of State Colleges and most private Universities

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