CHS COUNSELING NEWS

MARCH 2021

Important Dates

  • March 5th - End of ISTEP Testing Window
  • March 9th - Local Scholarship Deadline
  • March 19th - End of 9 Weeks
  • March 20th - 27th Spring Break
  • March 31st - Report Cards Released

SCHOLARSHIPS ARE DUE MARCH 9th!

Visit this website to find all the information needed:


https://sites.google.com/g.fayette.k12.in.us/local-scholarship-information/home

Scheduling For Next Year

Counselors are still working with students to schedule courses for next year. Students, continue to check your emails and google classrooms for important updates from your counselor!

WCC APPLICATIONS ARE DUE MARCH 19th!

If you are interested in going to the career center next year, you need to fill out an application by March 19th! Click the button below to apply today!

SUMMER SCHOOL INFORMATION

Traditional Summer School will be located at CHS


  • Sign up now by clicking the button below!
  • Summer School Dates: June 7th - July 2nd, 2021 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  • Sign up before May 28th!

  • Can only sign up for ONE course
  • Detailed information found at the top of the application (click the button below!)


Online Summer School


  • More info on registering coming out closer to May!
  • Can sign up for TWO courses
  • FREE

Obtain Help Filing Your FAFSA

Connersville HS hosts INvestEd for a virtual FAFSA Completion Event Tuesday, March 16th from 5:30-7:30pm. INvestEd will be available to assist students and families with filling out & filing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

Click on the link below, you’ll be directed to the INvestEd Event Registration page. After you fill out the short registration, you’ll be automatically approved and allowed to join the session!

Event Link:

https://live.remo.co/e/connersville-high-school-fafsa-c

SAT Registration Information

Current Juniors interested in going to college should sign up for the SAT now.


Register for tests ASAP. Due to Covid, many testing sites are being capped below 75 students. Connersville students are not the only students eligible to apply to our testing site. Sign up NOW to make sure you reserve a spot for the Connersville testing site!


Upcoming testing dates and registration deadlines:


Test Date: May 8th (PROM)

Registration Deadline: April 8th


Test Date: June 5th

Registration Deadline: May 6th


See your counselor if you have questions!

ACT Registration Information

Current Juniors interested in going to college should register for the ACT now!


Register for tests ASAP. Due to Covid, many testing sites are being capped below 75 students. Connersville students are not the only students eligible to apply to our testing site. Sign up NOW to make sure you reserve a spot for the Connersville testing site!



Upcoming testing dates and registration deadlines:

Test Date: April 17th

Registration Deadline: March 12th


Test Date: June 12th

Registration Deadline: May 7th


Test Date: July 17th

Registration Deadline: June 18th

ECHS NEWS & DATA

Our ECHS program continues to grow each year! The ECHS Re-Endorsement Portfolio was submitted on January 26th, 2021 and there will be an interview with CELL on April 5th, 2021. These are steps that need to be taken so that we can continue with our current program and see how we can expand to further benefit students. Check out the brief data summary below to see how far our program has come since 2017.


2017 graduates earned 16 STGEC's from Ivy Tech, earned a total of 949 college credits, and had $128,115 tuition savings


2020 graduates earned 45 STGEC's from Ivy Tech, earned a total of 2,217 college credits, and had $299,295 tuition savings


Our total numbers for graduates from 2017 - 2020 have earned 121 STGEC's, have earned a total of 5,941 college credits, and have saved $802,035 regarding tuition!