KOHS College & Career Newsletter

For all up to date college and career information

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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. Benoit: 11th & 12th grade Q-Z

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

Mrs. Sosa- 10th & 11th grade L-P

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IMPORTANT SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

KOHS Scholarship Newsletter

Class of 2021 Scholarship Reporting Form

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Class of 2021 - Important Information

LONE STAR SUMMER START UP

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Seniors! Are you thinking about attending Lone Star in the fall, but still haven't filled out an application? If so, you are in luck! We are here to help! See the information below, and click on the link to register for your appointment...TODAY!

To register visit: https://forms.gle/c2Sqio9LQ33vxmka6

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FINAL SENIOR TRANSCRIPTS

FAFSA/TASFA ASSISTANCE

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Seniors! Do you still need help completing your FAFSA/TAFSA? If so, virtual advising sessions are available through GRADcafe! Use the QR Code or click on the link below to schedule your appointment TODAY!


https://bit.ly/bookanadvisor

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Class of 2022 - Important Information

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The University of Texas at Austin - Automatic Admissions Policy

Senate Bill 175, passed by the 81st Texas Legislature, allows The University of Texas at Austin to limit automatic admission to 75 percent of the university’s enrollment capacity designated for first-time resident undergraduate students.

The University has determined that it will automatically admit all eligible summer/fall 2022 and spring 2023 freshman applicants who rank within the top six percent (6%) of their high school graduating classes, with remaining spaces to be filled through holistic review. This remains unchanged since the last school year. A letter from University President ad interim Jay Hartzell is attached to this correspondence.

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Cypress Assistance Ministries

Career and Scholarship Assistance

For more information, visit: www.cypressassistance.org and thevanrossfoundation.org
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IMPORTANT DATES AND DEADLINES

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The Office of Undergraduate Recruitment will be hosting the UTRGV Senior Summer Workshop.

Where we want to help you prepare for your senior year with the right tools and the motivation needed to succeed.


Our faculty, staff, and students are excited to share insight into college life and tips and tricks to a successful college search. They will also be available to answer questions about the admissions and enrollment process. Workshops will be held in person on both campuses; seats are limited.


Brownsville Campus

Wednesday, June 16, 2021

2:00-8:00pm


Edinburg Campus

Thursday, June 17, 2021

2:00-8:00pm

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STILL ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR TUITION-BASED ACADEMIES. CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW FOR SPECFIC DEADLINES.

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LSC Summer Classes - Class of 2022 and 2023

Sophomores and Juniors! If you are interested in taking summer classes at Lone Star College, please fill out the Google form below.


https://forms.gle/twqza8ytK8vfMza16


For any additional questions, please email Ms. Wallace at: awallace3@kleinisd.net


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New University Information

New University of Texas Major

Are your students interested in a human-centered approach to data, information and technology? Encourage them to select Informatics as their first-choice major when applying for Fall 2021 freshman admission to The University of Texas at Austin!


Informatics is the study, design and application of computer and information technology from a user-centered perspective and for the first year ever, our School of Information, or iSchool, is offering two undergraduate degrees in this cutting-edge field — a bachelor of arts and a bachelor of science. Students will be able to select from six major concentrations: human-centered data science and user experience (UX) design, or, coming soon, social justice informatics, health informatics, cultural heritage informatics, and social informatics.


Students will learn to extract meaning from data, design effective information experiences, and evaluate the impacts of new technologies on individuals, organizations and society in one of the premier research and education information programs in the nation. They can change the world as one of our first undergraduate informatics majors!


For more information, contact MiSchelle Edwards: mischelle.edwards@austin.utexas.edu

Engineering Academies

Did you know that U of H and Texas A&M University offer engineering program opportunities through community college and junior college partners? Both programs provide a pathway to students interested in pursuing an engineering degree by co-enrolling at the university and the participating 2-year institution. For more information on these exciting opportunities, please click on the links below.

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FINANCIAL AID/SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION - New Scholarships Available

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

All current scholarship opportunities are listed HERE!

Scholarship Recognition Form

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

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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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Career and Interest Information

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