News & Notes for 2016-2017
Powerpoint presentations from Mrs. Polter's PTC Mini Sessions
Understanding Graduation Testing Requirements files/Staff/LoriPolter/grad_points.pptx.pptx
What Parents Need to Know about the ACT files/Staff/LoriPolter/ACT.pptx.pptx
College Bound Senior "To Do" List files/Staff/LoriPolter/college_bound_senior_handout_2016.doc
SCHEDULING FOR 2016-2017
- Curriculum Book: Use this as a reference to learn more about courses and educational opportunities available to high school students.
Frequently Used Forms
ACT/SAT FREE Preparation sites
www.actstudent.org/qotd - A question of the day posted by ACT
www.infohio.org (Resources for 9-12, Learning Express Library)
www.act.org/mobileapps - Upload your photo, search for colleges, practice for the ACT
To find if a college requires the ACT writing test: www.act.org/aap/writingpref
College Credit Transfer
https://transfercredit.ohio.gov/ap/1?4973344056297College Searching to see if your college credit or AP test score will transfer within Ohio's public university system
https://www.transfer.org/uselect/login.htm to see if your college credit will transfer
You may attend 3 per year with an excused absence IF the correct paperwork is completed and you have not exceeded your 6 absences per semester limit. To download the college visitation absence form, click here.
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
www.fafsa.ed.gov - Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.
NCAA Athletic Eligibility
For eligibility requirements for NCAA Division I and II athletics go to www.eligibilitycenter.org
Students must register with the Eligibility Center (fee required) and must complete the academic requirements to be eligible
Scholarship Searches & Sites
Local Scholarships - FHS students are strongly encouraged to regularly check their email for updated scholarship information.