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Counseling Announcements

New scholarship listings in Naviance: Comcast NBCUniversal Leaders and Achievers recognizes high school seniors for their community service, academic performance, leadership skills, and other considerations. Deadline is December 7th to apply on-line.

Burger King Scholars on-line application is open for students  with minimum 2.5 GPA, active in community and volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations. Deadline December15th.

Violet Richardson Award, a $500 award for young women ages 14-17 who volunteer in their community. Your organization also wins $500 if you are selected.  See Mrs. Weber or view in Naviance, please ask if you don’t know where to look.

Hershey Entertainment and Resorts offers many part-time opportunities visit HersheyJobs.com to apply.

New scholarships posted in Naviance include: Pennsylvania Association for College Admissions Counseling, National Co-op Scholarship Program for specific universities (this is not specific to our CO-OP students), and Sergeant Philip German (children of Pennsylvania veterans. 

Please check Naviance for recently updated Irvin Herr scholarship; $1750. award based on character, financial need, academics, achievements, leadership, and other criteria

Part-time positions are available at the Giant on Rt. 39, apply in person at the store or online at on the Giant Foods website.

The Voice of Democracy Patriotic Audio Essay contest is underway students grades 9-12 should see Mr. Chortanoff for specific details and deadline for submitting your essay. The topic is “Why My Vote Counts”. The competition concludes in October where students can win locally and have their essay forwarded to state and national levels.  Top prize nationally is $30,000.

SAT registration information is available at www.sat.org/register

ACT registration information is available at www.actstudent.org

Scholarships please be sure to check Naviance weekly for additions and updates. 

Elks Most Valuable Student and Elks Legacy awards; more info www.elks.org These are great awards and worth exploring. Deadlines listed in Naviance.

Seniors Subway Restaurants will offer a new scholarship for employees beginning October, please look for details and the link to apply in Naviance. Deadline December 21.  

Juniors and seniors, more than fifty colleges and universities are scheduled to visit us this fall.  Please access your Naviance student account to view the list under My Colleges/College Visits where you can register to meet with admissions representatives here at the high school.  Stop by the counseling office if you need assistance accessing your account. Remember you must have teacher permission to attend the visit.  

Students you are reminded to please sign in when entering and leaving the Counseling office.  Thank you.

Part-time positions available at Fed EX, must be 18 and other considerations, careers.fedex.com/express