Counselor Connection

1/8/2021

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Parents of Seniors: Common Application Midyear Reports

Seniors requiring midyear reports for their Common Application should request a transcript via Parchment to be sent to the Common Application. This will allow counselors to electronically submit midyear reports. After requesting a transcript, students should notify their counselor they have done so in order for their midyear report to be finalized. Check directly with your Common Application colleges to see if the midyear report is required as this can vary from school to school.


EHS College/Military Visits

The admission representatives that visit Eagan high school are the same people that review college applications. EHS College visits will be hosting virtual visits this year.

Students can view scheduled visits by logging into their Naviance Student account. A link for the virtual visit will be available to join the day of the college visit. We ask that students do not miss class for these visits. College visits are added daily, so students are encouraged to log into Naviance to see updates.


Thursday, January 14th

The Salon Professional Academy Maplewood 10:30 am

***Students should register on Naviance if they would like to attend this virtual visit.


Gap Year Virtual Fair

Thinking about taking a gap year and wondering what gap year program options are for 2021?

Attend this combined webinar & virtual gap year fair to get the most up to date information about gap year basics, how the gap year field has adapted to COVID, tips for researching & planning your gap year, navigating the college deferral process, and which programs are accepting applications this year.

Event Format:

  • 12:30-1:15 PM EST - Gap Year 101 (webinar + Q&A)

  • 1:15-3:30 PM EST - Virtual USA Gap Year Fair

Registration and More information: https://www.gooverseas.com/gap-year/usa-fairs


Scholarship Information

EHS posts all scholarship opportunities in Naviance Student. Each student has an account where they can view the scholarship list under the college tab. The scholarship list can also be viewed under guest access (password: wildcats). A link to Naviance Student is on the EHS website under families, counseling: https://student.naviance.com/eagan

Students should also check directly with the schools they are applying to inquire if they have any supplemental scholarships they can be considered for.

Another scholarship resource is https://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships Students can make fastweb accounts to be emailed potential scholarships they qualify to apply for. Fastweb has made the scholarship search easier for students with key scholarship selections by school year. **The Eagan Foundation Scholarship application will open January 21st.


ACT Registration Deadline

The regular registration deadline for the February 6th ACT is January 15th. Visit www.actstudent.org to register. ALL EHS Juniors are currently scheduled to be taking the ACT during the school day on March 30th (no registration required).


Eagan High School Counseling

For more details about our program and resources visit the Eagan High School Counseling Website.


EHS Counselors:

Susan Olsen (A-B) AVID

susan.olsen@district196.org

651-683-6929

Jolaine Haider (C-Gr)

jolaine.haider@district196.org

651-683-6924

Beth Streit (Gu-Kt)

beth.streit@district196.org

651-683-6928

Michelle Lehmann (Ku-Ne)

michelle.lehmann@district196.org

651-683-6923

Dave Fritze (Ng-Sh)

david.fritze@district196.org

651-683-6926

Norah Krohse-Hermon (Si-Z)

norah.krohsehermon@district196.org

651-683-6930

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