Guidance News

2017 Summer School Information Available
Registration for Summer School will occur from June 5th - June 16th in the KHS Counseling Office (Room 111).  The cost (due at sign-up) will be $100 per semester class (students may register for up to two classes), and the classes will meet from Monday, June 19th - Friday, July 14th.  For more information, please see the attached brochure:

2017 Kearsley Summer School Info and Registration Form.pdf

Attention Class of 2017:  Apply for your Genesee Opportunity Stipend NOW!
2017 Genesee County high school graduates can begin applying for the Genesee Opportunity stipend on March 27, 2017. High school graduates who lived in and attended high school in Genesee County are eligible to receive the Genesee Opportunity Stipend! The stipend can be used toward costs to attend approved colleges and training institutions. Find more details about this significant, one-of-a-kind program and the stipend application at www.geneseego.org. Please share this info with your family and friends.

...Another Scholarship Possibility for Class of 2017 (Seniors) and Class of 2018 (Juniors)
Now is the time to apply for the second annual Kelsey’s Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship for Michigan high school juniors and seniors.  The details of the scholarship are included here:
http://www.KelseysLaw.com
A total of $5,000 in college scholarships will be awarded in October 2017 (among 4 winning student submissions throughout the state).  The deadline is August 31st.  

Great Chance for Juniors to Visit MSU in July 2017! 
Green and White Days at MSU are their largest open house programs of the year. Students get to design their own schedule to maximize their interests across campus...from admissions presentations, to exclusive access inside academic buildings and athletic facilities. Student organizations, campus resources and regional admissions counselors are all available to answer questions. Green and White Days repeat daily on July 21 and 24-28, with programs starting at 9 a.m. and concluding by 4 p.m.  Registration is available online at greenandwhiteday.com

Tutoring Assistance at KHS on Tuesdays and Thursdays!

The KHS National Honor Society (NHS) members will be available to tutor KHS students on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM starting on Tuesday, October 4th.  The tutoring will take place in Room 107 (Career Center), and no pre-registration is necessary.  This is a great opportunity for students who need extra help!  Please contact Mrs. Colleen Grathoff (NHS Advisor) at 810-591-5317 if you have any questions. For students who are looking for a resource to help them improve their study skills and test-taking skills, please refer to the document below. Study_Skills_and_Test-Taking_Skills_Handbook.pdf

SAT College Entrance Exam Notes/Details

The Khan Academy website can help students prepare for the SAT:

Khan Academy

The Deadline to Register for the Saturday, January 21st SAT National Test Date is Wednesday, December 21st.  For 2016-17, the Regular Registration Cost to take the SAT is $45.00.  To register for any SAT National Test Date, please click on the website below:

SAT College Entrance Exam

ACT College Entrance Exam Notes/Details

The following website can help students prepare for the ACT:

Preparing for the ACT Test

The Deadline to Register for the Saturday, February 11th ACT National Test Date is Friday, January 13th.  For 2016-17, the Regular Registration Cost to take the ACT is $42.50.  There is an added $26 fee for LATE Registration.  To register for any ACT National Test Date, please click on the website below:

U of M - Flint Admissions Office News

Seniors who apply on-line to University of Michigan -Flint will have their $30 admissions application fee waived!

For your convenience, here is the website link to the U of M - Flint Admissions Office:

Mott Community College Admissions Office News

Applying to Mott Community College is always FREE!  Please click on the MCC Admissions Office website link below to access the MCC Admissions Application:

Discover® Student Loans Scholarship

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