This page is set up to communicate with parents and students regarding different topic from the Albany High School Counseling Department.
Albany has two graduates who attend USC, Geaux Trojans...
thehill.com “This significant step we are taking today is by no means the end of our affordability journey,” USC President Carol Folt said in the statement. “We are committed to increasing USC’s population of innovators, leaders and creators regardless of their financial circumstances.”
Here's a friendly reminder about the ACT Deadlines! Make sure you're on the right track to being eligible for TOPS! #TOPSTech #TOPSOPH #LAprospers #GeauxtoCollege
Albany High School Counseling Department
Amazing program for students...
questbridge.org Applying to college can seem daunting, and the prospect of paying for it can seem even more overwhelming. But it doesn’t have to be. The College Prep Scholars Program equips high-achieving high school juniors from low-income backgrounds with the knowledge, confidence, and resources to apply to to...
jrhmsf.org March 2 is this year's deadline for high school students to apply for the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund academic or vocational/training scholarships.
Deadline is March 1st ...
clahec.org The A-HEC of a Summer program is an exciting opportunity for ninth, tenth, and eleventh grade students with at least a 2.0 GPA who are interested in pursuing a healthcare career. These students are given a chance to explore different career opportunities in medicine by volunteering at local hospital...
lpso.org SHERIFF JASON ARD SCHOLARSHIP & EDUCATIONAL FUND GUIDELINES Sheriff Jason Ard�s Scholarship and Educational Fund will award...
We are looking for fun and unique candidates for our Flavorful Futures Scholarship. Sparkling Ice® is awarding FIVE $5,000 scholarships to eligible high school seniors who are planning their bright and colorful futures. If this sounds like one of your students, tell them to apply today!
The deadline is approaching soon! Applications are due by February 15, 2020 and winners will be announced in Spring 2020. To apply, please visit https://www.flavorfulfutures.com/
Visit sparklingice.com/scholarship for full list of requirements.
Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States.
Must be a high school senior graduating between August 1, 2019 and July 31, 2020.
Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.5 on a 4-point scale (high school/home school seniors).
Livingston Parish Public Schools
Happy National School Counseling week! We love and appreciate our school counselors.
livingstonparishnews.com LIVINGSTON -- They listen to students’ concerns about their academic, emotional, or social issues and help them plan goals to overcome them.
Have you donated blood with Oschner? Don't forget to apply for the blood drive scholarship.
[01/28/20] Individual graduation planning starts this week.... Juniors will be done first and IGPs should be signed and returned per state law...
precollege.tulane.edu Learning beyond the classroom
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund is an independent organization established solely to provide scholarships to the child or dependent of a member of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. www.jrhmsf.org
My office has moved. I'm now located in the 300 hall.
These are the scholarships due in the month of January. Please read all directions and requirements thoroughly.
*NOTE: These are third party scholarships. LOSFA does not communicate with the scholarship provider.
jlvcollegecounseling.com February Scholarships | JLV College Counseling
jlvcollegecounseling.com This edition of Scholarship Saturday features 50 college scholarships and contests closing soon. There is a lot of scholarship money available – apply today!
We have extended the deadline to register to Thursday, 12/12.
GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarships
The GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program is live and accepting applicants until January 3, 2020! Apply now and tag any of your peers who would be interested in an opportunity to win up to $40,000.00 for college!
Livingston Parish Public Schools
The Career and Tech Education department is hosting multiple night classes around the district for high school students.
Classes include Baking & Pastry (dually enrolled through NorthShore Technical Community College), Flying Unmanned Aircraft Systems (Drones), Carpentry I, Electrical I, Welding II, Scaffolding, and Operation Spark I (Introduction to Coding).
Upon successful completion, students will earn Carnegie Credit, industry based-certification (if applicable), and a bonus of $300 for attaining industry-based certification (if applicable). Students will be notified via email if they are accepted into the program no later than January 3, 2020.
Registration open 12/3 – 12/16.
Questions? Contact [email protected]
Admission is $7 or for $10 you get admission and a combo of Pizza, drink, cookie, and popcorn. For more information call Mr. Leitz @ 225-567-6014 or email at [email protected]
Register at https://forms.gle/5wguDR6T3B1D6eVEA
Albany High School
One of the many reason we offer personal and family finance class at AHS.
cnbc.com Joejuan Williams is a rookie cornerback in the NFL who currently plays for the New England Patriots. Though he's signed to a four-year, $6.6 million contract, he tells Boston.com that he's still super careful with how he spends his money.
[11/19/19] Thursday we will have our 2nd monthly FAFSA completion drawing. So far I have only 17 seniors who have submitted their FAFSA forms. Thanks to Smoothie King, Raising Cane's, Starbucks, chick-fil-a, porky's boudin, and Amazon (SGA) for donating gift cards and prizes. Make sure Mr. Leitz has your "processed successfully 2020-21 confirmation email" (not the submission email) by 10am Thursday to be entered in the drawing. Remember this is a requirement to graduate and attend prom.
Register at: forms.gle/5wguDR6T3B1D6eVEA
docs.google.com Event Timing: Friday, December 13th from 5:30-8:30 Event Address: AHS Gym Contact us at (225) 567-6014 or [email protected] Drop off is between 5:30 pm-6:00 pm The movie starts a 6:00 pm Arts and Crafts from 8:00pm-8:30pm
Make the most out of your summer...
summersession.duke.edu Are you looking for a summer that will help you build toward your academic goals and optimize your future options? One that will blend seriousness and fun? If you are, then join us here and enroll in the 2020 Duke Summer Session!
Albany High School Counseling Department
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[10/31/19] Congratulations to our October FAFSA completion winners: Micah Cleveland, Tamia Coleman, Marina Neal, Kymren Pecoraro, Grace Purvis, Dawson Smith, and Abbie Spring. Everyone has another chance to win for our November drawing on Wednesday, Nov 20th. Get those "2020-21 Processed successfully" emails into Mr. Leitz.
[10/30/19] Tomorrow we will have our first monthly FAFSA completion drawing. Thanks to Smoothie King, Raising Cane's, Starbucks, chick-fil-a, porky's boudin, and Amazon (SGA) for donating gift cards and prizes. Make sure mr leitz has your "processed successfully 2020-21 confirmation email" (not the submission email) by 10am to be entered in the drawing.
Girls in automobile services program.
Horatio Alger National Scholarship $25,000 Closing date: Oct 25th
Apply at https://scholars.horatioalger.org/
Requirements: 2.0+ GPA & NO ACT score requirements, Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities, Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, $55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income is required
Coca-Cola Scholarship Program $25,000 Closing date: Oct 31st
Apply at https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/
Requirements: 3.0 GPA & 21+ ACT score
National Rice Month Scholarship $4,000 Closing date: Oct 31st
Apply at http://www.thinkrice.com/scholarship/
Requirements: make a video
Veterans of Foreign Wars Scholarship $30,000 Closing date Oct 31st
Apply at https://www.vfw.org/VOD/
Write an Essay on "why my vote matters"
ELKS Most Valuable Student Competition $50,000 Closing Date: Nov 5th
Description: Competition is open to high school seniors who are citizens of the United States. Applicant must submit completed application and materials to the closest Elks Lodge. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.
Sixt Scholars Program $5,000 Closing date Nov. 30th
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors who have at least a 3.7 GPA. Only the first 500 valid applications will be considered
nytimes.com Starting next September, high schoolers won’t need to repeat the entire ACT exam to improve their score.
You can now fill out your FAFSA for the 2020-2021 academic year! Not sure what to do? This video below can help and you can always go see your amazing counselor. #GEAUXtoCollege #LAProspers
You can now fill out your FAFSA for the 2020-2021 academic year! Not sure what to do? This video below can help! Federal Student Aid #GEAUXtoCollege #LAProspers
thescholarshipsystem.com College can be expensive. That’s why scholarships for women are so valuable. Here is the ultimate list of scholarships for women and girls.
IF you need help with FAFSA please make an appointment with me. I'm available from 7:30-6pm by appointment
Please complete this document before meeting with me.
Today is the Day... FAFSA is available for 2020-2021
forbes.com Back in 2006 The Princeton Review found that the biggest worry of college students and parents was getting into their top school. Now it’s college debt. That’s what makes today so important.
Monday is the last day to sign up for the Southern Miss Campus tour on Thursday Oct 3rd. Cost is only $20 and open to juniors and seniors. See Mr. Leitz ASAP for more information.
opportunity.collegeboard.org College Board Opportunity Scholarships are microscholarships that high school students can earn by taking steps on their path to college.
Livingston Parish Literacy and Technology Center
While LPSO's K9-KC found drugs in a search demonstration, Deputy Ellis furthered the lesson by demonstrating drug detection reagent systems. Probable cause is a key element in law enforcement and the students enjoyed this method " hands on" learning!
Livingston Parish Sheriff
September 16th 8am-10am, AHS college Fair (students only) must register at www.gotocollegefairs.com to attend
October is College Application & Access month
October 2nd 6pm-8pm NACAC National College Fair, Baton Rouge River center
October 3rd, University of Southern Mississippi Campus tour
October 17th Senior College Night (FAFSA, TOPS, Scholarship information session) 6:30pm-8:00pm
October 23rd Parent FAFSA assistance day 9am-7pm
FAFSA Completion night Spring 2019 Date: TBA
Complete FAFSA by April 1st to attend Prom and Graduate
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