January 2020 Seniors & Families

Stay up-to-date with information about graduation and beyond

Important Note

You are receiving this newsletter because you are in 12th grade (or you are the parent/guardian of a 12th grader). We encourage all students to talk to Marshall Kading (school counselor) or their advisor to determine how many credits you have remaining and when your graduation date will be.
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Upcoming Dates (click any image to enlarge it)

ACT Retakes - If you would like to retake the ACT, you can register here.


Mon, 1/13 - Army National Guard will be here during both lunches


Mon, 1/13 - Scholarships 101 Session (12:30-1pm, Mrs. Patel's room) - Come learn about the FAFSA, scholarships for ALC students, RCTC scholarships, & other local scholarships


Tues, 1/14 - Mayo Clinic's FREE 20-week Pharmacy Technician program, starting at $18/hour (12:30-1:30, Mrs. Baethke's room AND 4:00-4:30pm, Mrs. Patel's room) - Come hear the program's director speak about the career and training


Wed, 1/15 - Scholarships 101 Session (4:00-4:30pm, Mrs. Patel's room) - Come learn about the FAFSA, scholarships for ALC students, RCTC scholarships, & other local scholarships


Tues, 1/28 - Sign up for an RCTC tour (10-10:45 - Main Campus / 11:15-11:45 - Heintz Center) (sign up sheets are located on the two Senior Bulletin Boards)


Thurs, 1/30 - Scholarships 101 Session (10:15-10:45am, Mrs. Patel's room) - Come learn about the FAFSA, scholarships for ALC students, RCTC scholarships, & other local scholarships


Wed, 2/5 - ASVAB Test (Armed Services) - See Marshall to sign up


Fri, 2/14 - RCTC Foundation Scholarships Application Due - All students who apply to RCTC for Fall 2020 are strongly encouraged to complete the application.


Wed, 2/19 - My Free Taxes Clinic: Get your taxes filed for free (12:30-2pm, Math Suite)


Thurs, 2/20 - My Free Taxes Clinic: Get your taxes filed for free (4-6:00pm, Computer Lab)


Tues, 2/25 - ACT Test (7:45 am) - for juniors or seniors who haven't taken it (see Marshall)


Fri, 3/6 - Mankato State University Tour (departs from Edison)


Fri, 3/27 - Dunwoody College of Technology Tour (departs from Edison)

Make a plan. Then take the first step!

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Apply NOW for Financial Aid and Scholarships!

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Questions

If you have questions/concerns, please email Sweta Patel - swpatel@isd535.org. The information will be forwarded to the person who can best help you.