Kennett High School Bulletin for Tuesday, March 20, 2018
SENIORSSeniors: Be sure you are checking your school email regularly!! Mrs. Crossno sends scholarship opportunities as she receives them that way.
Seniors: DON'T FORGET THE FAFSA
(Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
October 1, 2017 the 2018-2019 FAFSA opened
*Use 2016 tax year information
*Use the IRS data retrieval tool to import tax information directly from the IRS during the FAFSA application process
*Go to fafsa.gov to file online.
Seniors: Don't forget the local scholarship application is due to Mrs. Crossno by the end of the day on Tuesday, March 20th. If you need help, don't wait until the last minute.
*Injury Lawyers Scholarship -
Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA,
One time award of $1,500,
All applications must be submitted no later than 05/31/18.
Scholarship specific to students who have been affected by a personal injury
To view the application and more information about this scholarship you can visit: https://www.bestinjurylawyer.com/injury-scholarship/
*Horatio Alger Scholarship: To be eligible, a student must demonstrate "critical financial need" ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross income), be a U.S. citizen, have a minimum gpa of 2.0, be involved in school, and demonstrate integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
To apply, visit scholars.horatioalger.org
Deadline is October 25th
*Show-Me Chapter of the Soil and Water Conservation Society
Chapter Scholarships*The Show-Me Chapter offers a $2000 scholarship for a high school senior, or undergraduate, planning to major in conservation or a natural resources-related field. This is an essay contest. Information can be found athttp://www.moswcs.org/scholarship/. Applications must be postmarked by November 27th (Monday after Thanksgiving).
*Conservation Foundation of Missouri Scholarship
CFMO offers 5 - $1000 scholarships to high school seniors or undergraduates in different natural resources areas. Preference will be given to those demonstrating financial need. Applications must be submitted by January 31. Information can be found at on the same website, at http://www.moswcs.org/scholarship/.
*The Missouri JCI Senate will pick 2 nominees to represent Missouri for the US JCI Senate scholarships. The Missouri JCI Senate will present these 2 winners each with a $250 scholarship. This is available to Missouri residents only.The deadline for entries is postmarked Jan 5, 2018. The application form can be downloaded from:
*Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship: Visit www.elks.org/enf/scholars/mvs.cfm to apply. Applications must be sumbitted by Nov. 27, 2017. Must be a senior and a US citizen to apply.
* The UEW Healthcare EEOICPA $1000 Scholarship. This scholarship is now available to any high school senior nationwide. Must have a 3.0, along with other requirements listed clearly when you click the application link below.
July 31st, 2018,
* Arch City Granite in St. Louis has come together and formed a scholarship for students in Missouri to help pay for their college expenses. Visit the link below to apply:
NCAA Eligibility:NCAA Eligibility: student athletes who are interested in playing a sport in college, visit ncaa.org to find information on what requirements you must meet to be eligible. You really need to look over the classes you need to take in high school in order to help meet eligibility requirements.
We are about to begin pre-enrollment for next school year. If there is a chance you could play college sports, talk to your coach, counselor, parents/guardians. Start planning SOON and share this information w/your parents/guardians.
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN TRYING OUT FOR CHEERLEADING, THERE IS AN INFORMATION SHEET OUTSIDE THE PRINCIPALS OFFICE.
TRYOUTS WILL BE HELD AT THE KHS GYM ON WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18TH FROM 3:15- ????
STOP BY THE OFFICE TO GET AN INFORMATION SHEET
ATTENTION JUNIORS & SOPHOMORES:
If we have enough interest, there will be an ACT prep class here on Wednesday, April 11 during the school day. The cost is $85 and you can pick up a registration form from Mrs. Crossno. Other schools have been given the prep class info, so if you want to reserve a spot, register ASAP.
Yearbooks for Sale
Parents and Students: We have 11 yearbooks left to sell! If you would like to purchase one of the 100th edition yearbooks, see Mrs. Creed or a staff member quickly!
After Prom Tickets
After prom tickets are now on sale. Juniors and seniors are able to purchase after prom tickets for themselves and their dates. After prom will be held at the Kennett Country Club from 11:30pm to 2:00 am. All students must enter by midnight. Buffet and door prizes will be available. Tickets are $10 per student and may be purchased by Mrs. McMullan in C building or Mrs. Cook in A building. After prom is sponsored by KHS Senior Parents.
TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE....IF YOU PRE-PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS YOU DON'T HAVE TO WAIT IN LINE...GET THE FAST PASS INTO PROM !!!!
$10.00 A PERSON ....