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Dan Oswald,
Guidance Counselor

dan.oswald@omeresa.net

Susan Snively,
Guidance Counselor

susan.snively@omeresa.net

Jennifer Reed,
Guidance Secretary

jennifer.reed@omeresa.net
Guidance Department News
 

IMPORTANT UPCOMING EVENTS

 

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BRIDGES PROGRAM

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MIAMI UNIVERSITY

APPLICATION DEADLINE: MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

513-529-9382 OR outreach@MiamiOH.edu

Bridges is an opportunity for students to visit Miami’s campus, spend time in a residence hall, participate in an academic class, tour campus, and interact with current Miami students, faculty, and staff.  Application criteria include:

·       Students from underrepresented populations

·       High school students graduating in 2014

·       Minimum of 3.0 g.p.a. on a 4.0 scale or top 25% of graduating class

·       Rigorous curriculum

·       Demonstrated leadership/co-curricular involvement

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AES Engineers Scholarship Deadline Approaching


AES Engineers scholarship deadline is less than a month away.

We will be awarding $500 to the winner(s) each year.

 

Scholarship Deadline   -  October 4, 2013

 

Application Process

Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site   http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm

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UNIVERSITY OF DAYTON

OPEN HOUSE PROGRAMS

SEPTEMBER 15, OCTOBER 20, NOVEMBER 10

During this time students and families can see what University of Dayton has to offer.  For additional information about these events visit www.admission.udayton.edu/openhouse or call 1-800-UD PRIDE.

 

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SAT Testing Dates:

 

Test Date

       Registration Deadline

 

Oct 5

      Sep 6

 

 

      Sep 23

 

Nov 2 

      Oct 3

 

 

      Oct 21

 

 

 COLLEGE FAIR FOR STUDENTS WITH

LEARNING DISABILITIES

Sponsored by:  Gahanna Lincoln High School, Central Ohio Technical College, The Ohio State University at Newark and Muskingum University.  This is your opportunity to explore various programs.  You can compare and contrast the wide range of accommodations.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2

6:30-8:00 P.M.

Gahanna Lincoln High School Cafeteria

140 S. Hamilton Road

Gahanna, Ohio (Columbus Area)

For more information contact:

Phyllis Solove

solovep@gps.org or 614-478-5500, ext. 126

 

 


SCHOLARSHIPS

www.mccf.org have an ongoing list of scholarships and other college and financial aid information

Miscellaneous Scholarships are available throughout the year. All scholarships are posted on the guidance office door as well as on this site. Some scholarships require applications that must be picked up in the guidance office. Most scholarships are available online. Please click the link above to view the list of scholarships.

Financial Aid Resource Websites: www.fastweb.com; www.collegeboard.com; www.studentaid.ed.gov; www.finaid.org; www.ed.gov/offices/OSFAP/Students; www.fafsa.ed.gov; www.oasfaa.orgwww.scholarships.com www.ed.gov/prog_info/SFA/StudentGuide; www.knowhow2go.org; www.college.gov; www.ohiocap.org


Specific Colleges Information
 


General College Information for Students/Parents

www.oasfaa.org
www.collegeboard.com
www.bigfuture.org/make-a-plan (assists in making a college plan for grades 8 -12 students)
www.act.org
www.knowhow2go.org
www.mappingyourfuture.org
www.netpricecalculator.collegeboard.org (gives estimate cost to attend a specific college)
 


TESTING (ACT/SAT/OGT)
Possible fee waiver for ACT/SAT
Register online at www.act.org

 

ACT Workshop

ACT Online Prep $19.95
www.actstudent.org/onlineprep/index.html

ACT Dates to Remember:

Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
September 21, 2013 August 23, 2013 August 24–September 6, 2013
October 26, 2013 September 27, 2013 September 28–October 11, 2013
December 14, 2013 November 8, 2013 November 9–22, 2013
February 8, 2014* January 10, 2014 January 11–24, 2014
April 12, 2014 March 7, 2014 March 8–21, 2014
June 14, 2014 May 9, 2014 May 10–23, 2014

NCAA Clearinghouse Registration ($65 fee)
www.eligibilitycenter.org


MILITARY WEBSITES

Last update: September 17, 2013