KOHS College & Career Newsletter

For all up to date college and career information

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Welcome Back!

Hey Panthers! We know we are off to an unusual start this year, but the counseling department wants you to know how excited we are to work and help with all of your college, career and military plans. We have some exciting information, and lots of great resources for you to use, so make sure that you are checking back often and following us on twitter. Also, please don't hesitate to reach out to Mrs. Shock at kocollegeandcareercenter@kleinisd.net for any questions or assistance!


Stay Calm...Be Positive...Work Hard...Dream Big

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Counselor Contact Information

The BEST and FASTEST way to contact your counselor is through email!


Mrs. Bollato LEP 10th Grade, Lead Counselor

Mr. Lockett LEP 11th & 12th Grade, Graduation Advisor

Mrs. Shock College & Career Counselor

Ms. Garrett 9th grade A-L, Advanced Placement

Mrs. Ertl 9th grade M - Z, LEP

Mrs. Harrison 10th grade A-D, CTE (Career and Technology Education)

Mrs. Bennett 11th & 12th grade Q -Z, SSD accommodations

Mrs. Bowling IB Counselor, grades 9-12

Mrs. McMillan 10th & 12th-grade E-K

Mrs. Shol 10th grade Q-Z, 12th grade L-P

Ms. Wallace 11th grade E-K, Dual Credit

Ms. Adams - 10th & 11th grade L-P: please contact Mrs. Bollato

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IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES

SENIORS - NOVEMBER 18

November 18th - Last day to request transcripts if you are requesting a December 1st deadline for your College Application.


  • The registrar sends all transcripts directly to your college. They cannot be handed to you or your parent.


  • Please check your college's website for specific application deadlines (they are not all the same).
  • ALL transcript requests take a 2-3 day request window. Transcripts cannot be requested the same day they need to be mailed
  • Request your transcript from the Registrar's Office webpage. See link...

October 20 - December 10

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Registration links will be updated weekly on the Lone Star website.

University of Texas at Dallas - December 1

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University of Texas at Arlington - December 10

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Dual Credit Information

Allison Wallace

KOHS Counselor

awallace3@kleinisd.net

832-484-5035

Dual Credit Start Date

All dual credit courses taught on campus by Klein teachers will start on September 8th – January 15th. However, any courses taught by LSC professors at Klein Oak such as Business Information Management 2 or any other courses taken directly at Lonestar college will start on August 24th- Dec.13th. Students taking BIM 2 and other courses taken directly at LSC are expected to log into their D2L account on August 24th to begin working on their course. I have attached instructions on how students can access their D2L account.

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COLLEGE RESOURCES

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Panthers! Please check these links FREQUENTLY for all up to date college information!
Testing Newsletter

Information and resource guides for SAT/ACT/ASVAB/TSI testing.

The Minnie Stevens Piper Foundation

A complete guide to Texas college and universities, financial aid programs and Piper Foundation Programs.

University HQ

Website to search for types of degrees, colleges and career paths.

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College Information Sessions

Information on all upcoming university sponsored virtual sessions.

University Major Information

Program information, provide by universities, to help with college planning.

Houston Area Recruiters Network YouTube Channel

Videos from area college recruiters over various topics.

NACAC College Admissions Status Update

A list of worldwide college and university admissions updates.

University Program Opportunities

A continually updated list of programs offered throughout the year.

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Transcript Request Link

The transcript request form can be found here.

You MUST request your transcript from the Klein Oak Registar.


Once requested from the registrar you and/or your counselor will be able to access a copy of your transcript and provide uploading requests. Each upload is a separate request.


For any transcript questions or concerns, please email: koregistrar@kleinisd.net

  • Fees for transcripts are currently still being waived
  • You must submit a separate form for each transcript you are requesting.
  • All unofficial transcripts that are requested will be mailed and NOT available to pick up in person.

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FINANCIAL AID/SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

MONEY, MONEY, MONEY!!

Mrs. Shock (kocollegeandcareercenter@kleinisd.net) and the entire senior counseling team are here to help you stay in the loop with all of the many scholarship opportunities!


Remember- You can apply for scholarships at ANY TIME! There are scholarships for everyone.


Please check out the links below for important info and updates!!!

Scholarship Newsletter

A list of scholarship search engines, as well as other scholarship opportunities!

Scholarship Recognition Form

Please upload all your scholarship offers. You do not have to accept an offer to be recognized.

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Career and Interest Information

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