College Changes Everything Month

Highland High School

October is College Changes Everything Month

Help us celebrate by participating in HHS events to earn multiple chances to win prizes!!!

The U.S. Department of Education has officially moved to early FAFSA, and students will be able to file their 2017-18 FAFSAs beginning October 1, 2016. Since the FAFSA will be available at the same time students will be completing their college applications, ISAC is launching College Changes Everything® (CCE) Month. During CCE Month, ISAC will offer support for both college application activities and FAFSA completion.


Oct.1- FAFSA becomes available to complete online

Oct. 6th- College T-Shirt Day

Oct. 10th- Columbus day- No School- Visit a College Campus

Oct. 12th-14th- Junior appointments during English classes

Oct. 16th- SLU College Fair

Oct. 18th- SIUE College Fair

Oct. 27- 4-7pm: Get 1-on-1 FAFSA help from ISAC in our Career Center

Oct. 28- 9-11am: Get 1-on-1 FAFSA help from ISAC in our Career Center

Oct. 27-28- No School- Visit a College Campus

Want to win prizes??

Attend any or all of these events! Just bring proof to your school counselors, post a picture on our Facebook page or tag us on twitter.

Highland High School Counselors

Students Last names A-He: Mrs. Amber Spaeth

Students Last names Hi-O: Mrs. Mary Jackson

Students Last names P-Z: Mrs. Carrie Lieberman