• Seniors 2017TIMELINE CHECKLIST   

    SENIOR PEPALLY AND SLIDE SHOW  Email 2 pictures to amay@nbschools.net by Wed. Oct. 26th

    *College/Career Night Nov. 7th - @THS  5:30-7:30

    *Have Senior Conference (review credits, check

    GPA, graduation plan, college plan, etc.)

     

    *SAT /ACT Registration (Free/reduced lunch

    students receive fee waiver.) (December ACT Test register by Nov. 4th)

     

    *Visit Colleges (set appointments,

    confirm w/ atten. office, 2 allowed per year)

     

    *Submit FAFSA (for grants & loans) Opens Oct. 1st

    Free Application for Federal Student Aid

    www.fafsa.ed.gov

    (DO NOT USE .com)

     

    *Financial aid workshop @ NBHS

    Oct. 24th at 6:00 p.m.

     

    *Submit college applications and scholarship applications

    CHECK DEADLINES

    www.applytexas.org

    or college website

    (Free/reduced lunch students

    receive fee waiver.)

     

    *Submit ACT or SAT Scores on their site

    Request transcript to be sent (form in Mrs. Duffer’s office) 

     

    *Apply for campus housing—check deadlines

     

    *Register to vote at age 18.

    Males register with selective service

     

    *Accept or decline admission to schools

    which have accepted you.

     

    DATES:

    Top Ten Banquet: May 1st

    Band Banquet: May 2nd

    Awards ceremony: May 8th 

    FFA Banquet: May 11th

    Athletic Banquet: May 15th

    Senior Semester Exams: May 16th and 17th

    Baccalaureate: May 17th

    Graduation: May 19th

     

    SCHOLARSHIPS

    ** Check out scholarship opportunities at

    Individual College Websites**

    FREE SCHOLARSHIPS SEARCHES                            

    www.collegefortexans.com (Texas aid info)                 www.mappingyourfuture.org(college majors)

    www.collegeanswer.com(aid explanation)                    www.fastweb.com (database of 7000+)

    www.finaid.org (helps with paperwork)                          www.scholarships.com(corporate funded)

    www.mappingyourfuture.org(college majors)                              www.collegeanswer.com(aid explanation)

    www.HBCUmentor.org(minority emphasis                   www.everychanceeverytexan.org

    www.adventuresineducation.org(aid estimator