Counselor's Corner

October 2015

First Quarter--a Huge Success!

The 2015-2016 school year has already had amazing accomplishments! Juniors and Seniors are taking 324 college credit hours. Homecoming festivities exploded with school spirit. Several new classes are available this year. It is definitely a great day to be a Gator!

Senior Parent Night

Senior parents are invited to learn more about the college admission and scholarship process in a meeting that is designed just for parents. The event will be held twice; just choose one of the following dates--October 12 or 14th from 6:30-7:30. This is the same night as Parent-Teacher Conferences. The event will be held in the Fine Arts Auditorium.

Junior parents who would like to learn more about the process are encouraged to attend as well!

PSAT Exam

Wednesday, Oct. 14th, 9am

801 18th Street

Wisner, NE

The testing for the National Merit Scholar Program will be held on Wednesday, October 15th. Juniors and sophomores who score well on standardized tests are urged to take this test. Please stop by Mrs. Kreikemeier's office to sign up and receive more information.

College Athetics

Any student interested in Division I/II activities at the collegiate level needs to register with NCAA Initial Eligibility Clearinghouse. Any student interested in NAIA athletics needs to register with the NAIA Clearinghouse. Please see Mrs. Kreikemeier for more information.
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Selective Service Announcement

All male United State citizens must register for the Selective Service. If you are at least 17 years and 3 months old, complete the online registration. Males must register within 30 days of their 18th birthday. Register online at http://www.sss.gov

Senior College Visit Day

The best way to decide on your college home is to visit campuses! Oct 29th is the day every senior will take a campus visit; it is encouraged to visit a campus with parents. If students need to go on a campus visit with the school, that can be arranged as well. Set up your campus visits now!

Contact the School Counseling Office!

The School Counseling office is a place for all students and their families. The school counseling program strives to empower all students to reach their maximum potential in the areas of academic, career and social/emotional development.

Please contact me with any concerns or suggestions!

Cheryl Kreikemeier