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College 101. Presented by Henry Clay High School. Welcome Parents. Meet your Counselor Sharron Wesley – Students A – Cole [email protected] - 381-3423 Ext. 3310 April Cain – Students Colf - Goll [email protected] - 381-3423 Ext. 3313

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College 101

College 101

Presented by

Henry Clay High School


Welcome parents

Welcome Parents

Meet your Counselor

  • Sharron Wesley – Students A – Cole

    • sharron.wesley@fayette.kyschools.us- 381-3423 Ext. 3310

  • April Cain – Students Colf - Goll

    • april.cain@fayette.kyschools.us- 381-3423 Ext. 3313

  • Rachael Howard – Students Gom – K

    • rachael.howard@fayette.kyschools.us- 381-3423 Ext. 1152

  • Jackie Smith – Students L - N

    • jackie.smith@fayette.kyschools.us- 381-3423 Ext. 3312

  • Josh Edwards – Students O - Sl

    • joshua.edwards@fayette.kyschools.us- 381-3423 Ext. 3309

  • Bonnie Barnes – Students Sm - Z

    • bonnie.barnes@fayette.kyschools.us- 381-3423 Ext. 3308


  • Governor s scholars program governor s school for the arts

    Governor’sScholars Program Governor’s School for the Arts

    Governor’sSchool for the

    Arts

    www.gsp.ky.gov

    www.kentuckygsa.org


    Governor s scholars program

    Governor’s Scholars Program

    • 5 Week Residential Summer Program

    • Between 11th and 12th Grade Year

    • Applications Available Online now

    • Nominated by the School and School District

    • PSAT, SAT, or ACT Required

    • Visit Website for More Information: www.gsp.ky.gov

    • Deadline for students to turn in all application materials is December 2, 2013.


    Governor s school for the arts

    Governor’s School for the Arts

    • 3 week residential program offered for the states most creative high school students

    • 10th and 11th graders can apply

    • 9 artistic disciplines: creative writing, dance, drama, instrumental music, musical theater, visual art, architecture, new media, and vocal music

    • Audition and/or review required

    • Additional info at www.kentuckygsa.com


    Governor s school for entrepeneurs

    Governor’s School for Entrepeneurs

    • Free 3-Week residential summer program

    • Students will utilize science, technology, engineering, art, math and business skills to turn an idea into a product

    • Open to 9th, 10th and 11th graders

    • June 22 – July 12, 2014

    • Georgetown College

    • Learn more at http://gse.kstc.com


    Advanced placement ap

    Advanced Placement - AP

    • What is the AP Program?

      • College Level Courses

      • Most Challenging and Most Rigorous offered in High School


    Benefits of taking ap courses

    Benefits of Taking AP Courses:

    • Added Challenge

    • Extra Credentials for College Admissions

    • Weighted Credit

    • Earn College Credit if the AP Score meets college criteria

    • Possibly earn Advanced Placement in College


    Henry clay s ap program includes 22 ap courses and exams

    Henry Clay’s AP ProgramIncludes 22 AP Coursesand Exams

    • Psychology

    • European History

    • Government

    • Macroeconomics

    • Art History

    • Art Studio

    • French

    • German

    • Latin

    • Spanish

    • English Literature

    • English Language

    • Statistics

    • Calculus I/AB

    • Calculus II/BC

    • Biology

    • Physics

    • Chemistry

    • World History

    • US History

    • Human Geography

    • Environmental Science


    2014 ap exam dates

    2014 AP Exam Dates

    • May 5 through May 16

    • Dates and times vary depending on subject

    • Visit the Website:

      • www.collegeboard.com


    Why take the act or sat

    Why Take the ACT or SAT

    • College Admissions

    • Scholarships


    College 101

    College Entrance Exam - SAT

    • SAT – www.collegeboard.com

      • $51 for Registration

      • Highest Possible Score – 2400

      • The National Average – 1500

      • Subject Areas

        • Writing – 200 to 800 Possible Score

        • Math – 200 to 800 Possible Score

        • Critical Reading – 200 to 800 Possible Score


    College entrance exam act

    College Entrance Exam - ACT

    • ACT – www.act.org

      • $36.50 for Registration

      • Highest Possible Score – 36

      • The National Average – 21

      • Subject Areas

        • English – 75 Questions – 45 Minutes

        • Math – 60 Questions – 60 Minutes

        • Reading – 40 Questions – 35 Minutes

        • Science – 40 Questions – 35 Minutes

        • Optional Writing – 30 Minutes


    2013 2014 national test dates

    2013-2014 National Test Dates

    Each test date has a registration deadline approximate 30 days prior to the test date. Students can register approximately 2 weeks prior to the test date with a late fee.

    36 is the highest score on an ACT.

    2400 is the highest score on a SAT.

    Know what the college requires – ACT or SAT?

    What is the minimum score for admissions?


    Eligibility

    Eligibility

    • Register Online - $85

      • www.eligibilitycenter.org

    • Official Test Scores MUST be Sent from

      ACT and/or SAT

      • Use Code 9999

      • The Higher the ACT and/or SAT Score, the Lower the GPA has to be for Eligibility

      • 16 Core Courses are Required for Division I – Only core courses are used to compute the GPA


    Ncaa eligibility

    NCAA Eligibility

    CHANGES

    • Changes for the Class of 2016

      • Division I will have a minimum GPA of 2.0 to receive Athletic Aid and Practice. For competition, the GPA will be 2.3.

    • Division II now requires 16 Core Courses.

    • Starting April 1, students must request final amateurism certification during their senior year.


    Eligibility1

    Eligibility

    • Division I

      • 4 English

      • 3 Math (Algebra I or Higher)

      • 2 Science

      • 1 Additional Math, Science, or English

      • 2 Social Studies

      • 4 Extra Core (Math, Science, English, Social Studies, and/or Foreign Language)

    • Division II (NEW)

      • 3 English

      • 2 Math (Algebra I or Higher)

      • 2 Science

      • 3 Additional English, Math, or Science

      • 2 Social Studies

      • 4 Extra Core (Math, Science, English, Social Studies, and/or Foreign Language)

    GPA is calculated for Core Courses ONLY


    Division i sliding scale example the higher the gpa the lower the test scores have to be

    Division I Sliding Scale EXAMPLEThe higher the GPA the lower the test scores have to be.


    Eligibility2

    Eligibility

    • Meet with your Counselor to Review Transcript

    • Register online at www.eligibilitycenter.org

    • Keep track of your account and your eligibility process

    • Take the ACT or SAT and use the code 9999 to have scores sent to the NCAA

    • Make an appointment with your counselor if you have questions about your core classes or the worksheet.

    • Request final amateurism certification during your senior year.

    • Final transcripts will be sent automatically if the student has completed their registration prior to graduation.


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    National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics

    NAIA

    Requirements are simple!

    Graduate from high school AND

    meet 2 out of 3 requirements.

    1

    2

    3

    Achieve a minimum of 18 on the ACT or 860 on the SAT.

    Achieve a minimum overall high school

    2.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

    Graduate in the top half of your high school class.

    www.playnaia.org


    College 101

    Kentucky Higher Education Assistance AuthorityP.O. Box 798Frankfort, KY 40602-0798(800) 928-8926www.kheaa.com

    KHEAA Outreach

    Scholarships vs. Grants vs. Student Loans

    The Student Loan PeopleP.O. Box 24266Louisville, KY 40224-0266(888) 678-4625www.studentloanpeople.com


    Who are we

    Who Are We?

    Financial aid

    Grants/scholarships

    Work-study

    Loans

    Informational services

    Publications

    Getting In – for Seniors

    Getting Ready – for Juniors

    Outreach counselors

    Savings Programs

    Kentucky Education Savings Plan Trust

    The Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority, or KHEAA, is the state government agency that provides students with:


    Where to find information

    Where to Find Information

    KHEAA – www.kheaa.com

    Application status

    • Account history

    • KEES awards

    • College Aid Calculator

    • Reference books

    For Juniors – Getting Ready http://www.kheaa.com/pdf/pubs/ky/getin/KYGIintro.pdf

    For Seniors– Getting In http://www.kheaa.com/pdf/pubs/ky/getin/KYGIintro.pdf


    Where to find more information

    Where to Find More Information

    Financial Aid Profile:

    www.collegeboard.com

    Matching Students to Scholarships:

    www.fastweb.com

    Scholarships Known to Henry Clay Counselors are on the Henry Clay website. Click on “Counseling” then find Scholarship Info for your grade level.

    • www.henryclay.fcps.net

      Contact the Individual Colleges/University Scholarship Offices as soon as possible for additional scholarship information.


    Fafsa free application for federal student aid for grants and student loans

    FAFSAFree Application for Federal Student Aidfor Grants and Student Loans

    • www.fafsa.ed.gov

      • Get Organized

        • Determine Dependency Status

        • Gather Required Documents

        • Complete FAFSA Worksheet on Website

      • Search for School Codes on the FAFSA Website

      • Apply for a PIN

      • Check Application Deadline Dates

    • College Goal Sunday January 2014

      • http://www.kasfaa.com/cgs/

    • FAFSA Workshop at Henry Clay

      • January 2014


    What is the ilp

    What is the ILP?

    Individual Learning Plan for ALL Students

    • Records Career, Education, and Life Goals

    • Explores Career Interests

    • Provides College and Scholarship Searches

    • Develops a Professional Resume

    • FREE online access


    Students accessing the ilp

    Students Accessing the ILP:

    • www.careercruising.com/ILP/

    • EACH YEAR:

    • 9th through 11th Grade Students Update the ILP

    • This year in their Math Class.

    • 12th Grade Students Update the ILP in their Math Class.

    • These teachers have usernames and passwords for the students.


    Parents accessing the ilp

    Parents Accessing the ILP:

    • www.careercruising.com/ILP/

    • See Your Counselor for:

      • Parent/Guardian Username

      • Parent/Guardian Password


    College admissions process

    College Admissions Process

    • Varies with College

    • Early Decision (Binding)

    • Early Action (Non-Binding)

    • Regular Decision (Non-Binding)

    • Contact College Admissions Office or visit the College Website


    Common applications

    Common Applications

    • Check website: www.commonapp.org

    • to see which Colleges Accept Common App?

    • Application is available online.


    Recommendations

    Recommendations

    • Provide Resume

    • Provide Stamps

    • Provide College Form if available

    • Give at least 2 Weeks Notice

    • For December 15 – January 10 deadlines, give all information to counselor by December 1


    College visits

    College Visits

    • ALWAYS Contact College Admissions office to schedule visit

    • Contact Dean of the College for the selected major of student to arrange meeting

    • Contact the College’s Financial Aid office

    • Complete the College Visit Request Form

      • Hard Copies are in Guidance Office at Henry Clay

      • Return Completed form to your counselor

    • Seniors - 5 School Days Allowed for College Visits

    • Juniors - 3 School Days Allowed for College Visits


    The gary r martin central kentucky college fair

    The Gary R. Martin Central Kentucky College Fair

    • October 7, 2013

    • Heritage Hall at Lexington Center (below Rupp Arena)

    • 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

    • Approximately 150 Colleges


    Henry clay high school 2100 fontaine road lexington ky 40502 859 381 3423 ceeb school code 181425

    Henry Clay High School2100 Fontaine RoadLexington, KY 40502(859) 381-3423CEEB School Code - 181425

    Henry Clay - www.henryclay.fcps.net

    Fayette County - www.fcps.net

    Kentucky Department of Education -

    www.education.ky.gov

    Infinite Campus Parent Portal

    Email: [email protected]

    Request username and password.

    Give your name, your child’s name, child’s date of birth,

    and the school name.


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