Counselor

Carnegie High School

Counselor’s News

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Important Dates

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January 27-28- Drivers  Education Class @ CKTC

February 2- CKenergy Youth Tour Application due

February 12- NWOSU Sr. Visit @ 11:00 Teacher’s Lounge

March 2- Oklahoma Schools Insurance Group(OSIG) Scholarship DUE!

March 2- CKenergy Senior Scholarship due

March 30- Caddo County Farm Bureau Scholarship due

 

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ORRC Scholarship 

Scholarships funded by Oklahoma Rural Rehabilitation Corporation are being made available to help children of farm families or a rural family who has close ties with farming, receive ther desired college education!

 

Amount: Varies

Deadline: April 15, 2018

Applicationhttps://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/850/ok_rural_rehab_corp_scholarship_2018.pdf

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Caddo County Farm Bureau Scholarship

 

Application: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/850/caddo_county_farm_bureau_scholarship_2018.pdf

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: March 30, 2018 or BEFORE

 

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Senior Scholarship

CKenergy Electric Cooperative will award 12 CKEC Senior Scholarship to applicants who satisfy the eligibility requirements.The CKEC Scholarships are in the amount of $500.00 and are awarded to individuals pursuing a four-year university or college academic degree program or a two-year associate degree or technical institute certificate program.

Amount: $500

Application: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/850/ckenergy_scholarship_2018.pdf

Rules: http://ckenergy.coop/Portals/0/2018%20Scholarship%20Contest%20Rules.docx

Website: http://ckenergy.coop/Youth-Programs/Senior-Scholarship

Deadline: March 2, 2018

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Youth Tour Program

Youth Tour is so much more than a sightseeing trip. Students have repeatedly shared that this experience has helped them grow into successful professionals. It has also benefited our local communities. Youth Tour participants return home with a deeper understanding and skill set of what takes to be a leader, and as a result, they put these skills to use right here in our community. 

What: Trip to Washington D.C

Application: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/850/ckenergy_youth_tour_application_2018.pdf

Rules: http://ckenergy.coop/Portals/0/2018%20YT%20Rules.docx

Website: http://ckenergy.coop/Youth-Programs/Youth-Tour

Deadline: February 9, 2018

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Caddo Kiowa Technolgy Center 

Drivers Education

Each bulleted date is a stand alone class. Students do not have to attend all dates listed. You choose the session that best fits your schedule. 

  • January 27-28 (Saturday 9-3 and Sunday 1-5)
  • February 5, 6, 8 (5:00 - 8:20 p.m)
  • February 24-25 (Saturday 9-3 and Sunday 1-5)
  • March 5, 6, 8 (5:00 - 8:20 p.m)
  • March 24-25 (Saturday 9-3 and Sunday 1-5)
  • April 9, 10, 12 (5:00 - 8:20 p.m)
  • April 28-29 (Saturday 9-3 and Sunday 1-5)
  • May 7, 8, 10 (5:00 - 8:20 p.m)
  • May 19-20 (Saturday 9-3 and Sunday 1-5)

Cost: $325

Details: https://mycktc.com/drivers-ed

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2018 Aspiring Nurse Scholarship 

Nursing Schools Almanac is proud to announce our fourth annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. We will award a $1,000 scholarship to a future nurse in the high school graduating class of 2018.

Application:https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/node/17039

Website: https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/articles/2018-aspiring-nurse-scholarship

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Oklahoma School Insurance Group Scholarship

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Award Amount: $1,000-$2,000

Number of Awards: 12 ( 3 per state quadrant)

Deadline: March 2, 2018

Application: https://s3.amazonaws.com/scschoolfiles/850/osig_2018.pdf

*Application must be turned in to Mrs. Knauss by February 22.

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Statewide Scholarships Available Now! 

Did you know? The Oklahoma City Community Foundation offers scholarships to graduating high school seniors across the state of Oklahoma - not just Oklahoma City!

Take a look at the map below to discover the potential number of scholarships available to students graduating from high school in each county. 

Dream Big, Apply Now! 

Encourage your students to visit OCCF.org/Scholarships for detailed application instructions, and remind your students to submit their applications for these statewide scholarship opportunities by the deadlines listed below. 

 

The Gary M. Moore Great Plan Scholarship will award one scholarship to an Oklahoma student who plans to pursue a major within the Oklahoma City University College of Arts and Sciences.  

Award Amount: $20,000

Deadline: Feb. 1, 2018

The Bennett Family Scholarship will award one scholarship to an Oklahoma student who is a child of a single parent.  Applicants must intend to pursue studies in the field of education, science, technology, engineering and/or mathematics.  

Award Amount: $2,000

Deadline: Feb. 15, 2018

The Orner-Cook Scholarship will award scholarships to Oklahoma high school graduating seniors. The scholarship may be used for educational-related expenses such as tuition, fees and books at any accredited two-year, four-year or vocational/technical nonprofit institution. 

Award Amount: $1,500

Deadline: Feb. 15, 2018

The H. W. Almen/West OKC Rotary Scholarship awards approximately 20 scholarships to Oklahoma high school graduating seniors. The scholarship may be used at a college, community college or technology center. 

Award Amount: $4,000

Deadline: Mar. 1, 2018

 

The Carolyn Watson Opportunities Scholarship will award up to 10 scholarships to Oklahoma students who are graduating from high schools in rural counties of Oklahoma.  

Award Amount: $10,000

Deadline: Mar. 1, 2018

 

The Hutchinson Scholarship is available to western Oklahoma and southern Kansas high school seniors. 

Award Amount: $2,000

Deadline: Mar. 1, 2018

New! The Robyn's Way Scholarship is available to Oklahoma high school seniors who have been impacted by cancer. 

Award Amount: $2,000

Deadline: Mar. 1, 2018

New! The 95th Division Scholarship is
available to high school graduating seniors who are descendants of a member of one of various components of the 95th Division.

Award Amount: $2,000

Deadline: Mar. 15, 2018

Dr. Eugene S. Briggs Memorial Scholarship - Lions of Oklahoma awards scholarships to Oklahoma high school graduating seniors and can be used at any college or technology center in Oklahoma. 

Award Amount: $2,000 - $3,000

Deadline: Mar. 15, 2018

The Pete & Lela Stavros Scholarship awards scholarships to Oklahoma high school graduating seniors who are children and relatives of members of the Oklahoma State Firefighters Association (active or retired).

Award Amount: $1,000

Deadline: Apr. 1, 2018

Ironworkers Local 584 Harvey A. Swift Scholarship awards scholarships to high school seniors who are descendants or family members of living and deceased members of Iron Workers Local 584. 

Award Amount: $2,000

Deadline: May 1, 2018

 

The Oklahoma Goodwill Industries Abilities Scholarship will award one scholarship to an Oklahoma high school graduating senior who is defined as disabled by the Americans with Disabilities Act. 

Award Amount: $1,000

Deadline: June 1, 2018


 
The Oklahoma Youth with Promise Scholarship awards scholarships to students under age 25 who were in the Oklahoma DHS custody foster care system, or have aged out, at the time of graduation from an Oklahoma high school or at the time of obtaining a GED. 

Award Amount: $3,000

Deadline: June 15, 2018

For more scholarships visit: http://occf.org/scholarships/

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Spring 2017 Test Results 

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Parents may pick up their child’s state test score reports from the main office Monday-Friday 7:55-3:20.

 

Frequently Asked Questions: http://sde.ok.gov/sde/sites/ok.gov.sde/files/documents/files/Frequently%20Asked%20Questions%20-%20Test%20Results%202017.pdf

 

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If you are a First Generation College Student the link below provides great information in preparing you for the NEXT step!

 

Link: https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/college-resource-center/first-generation-college-students/

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Resource: https://www.reviews.com/best-scholarship-search-platforms/

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Free College Tuition!!!!

New Income Cap at $55,000!!

8th – 10th Grade Students that qualify

Web Site: http://www.okhighered.org/okpromise/

Application: https://www.nationalappcenter.com/applications/Oklahoma_Promise/apply.html

OK Promise 16-17 Scholarship Rates: http://www.okhighered.org/okpromise/pdf/2016-17-rates.pdf

Sign up TODAY!!  

*See Mrs. Knauss for HELP!

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ACT Website: http://www.act.org/
Register to Test: https://services.actstudent.org/OA_HTML/actibeCAcdLogin.jsp

 

ACT Test Dates 2017-2018:

     February 10, 2018: Late Fee: 1/19

     April 14, 2018: Registration Deadline 3/9 ♦ Late Fee: 3/23

     June 9, 2018: Registration Deadline 5/4 ♦ Late Fee: 5/18

     July 14, 2018 NEW!Registration Deadline 6/15 ♦ Late Fee: 6/22


Online ACT Test Prep: http://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act/test-preparation.html

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Caddo County Resources

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Help Hotlines: http://www.carnegieschools.com/210340_3

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Scholarships

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Scholarship Link: http://www.carnegieschools.com/154178_3

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2018-2019 Application OPEN!!


FAFSA Application: http://fafsa.gov
FSA ID: https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm
Financial Aid Checklist: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/prepare-for-college/checklists/12th-grade
Federal Student Aid Grants: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/sites/default/files/federal-grant-programs.pdf
Myths about FAFSA: https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/sites/default/files/financial-aid-myths.pdf

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January

Jr. Rotarians

  

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                          Kyla Weaver                                    Charnel Lindsey

 

Jr. Rotarian Link: http://www.carnegieschools.com/210059_3

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Mrs. Knauss, Counselor

580-654-2255 office

580-654-2772 fax

jknauss@carnegie.k12.ok.us