Updates/Announcements from Mrs. Stephens, School Counselor 9/28/20

Juniors and/or Seniors - If you are interested in exploring a career in Education, check out this link for more information on Illinois State University’s Future Teacher Conference ISU Future Teacher Conference

Eastern Illinois University - EIU has set up a virtual meeting for BHRA juniors and seniors Oct. 2nd (remote learning day) at 11:00. Take advantage of this opportunity to learn more about admission to EIU and what programs/opportunities they offer. This will be a meeting for BHRA students only.

Zoom Session with Admissions Counselor Alex Martens - https://eiu.zoom.us/j/92375664747

Virtual College Visit with Illinois College Admissions Counselor for any interested students - Friday, October 2nd at 11:30. Join her Google Meet Illinois College Google Meet

All seniors will be taking the SAT on October 14th. This is a required test, please do not schedule any appointments for that date.

Juniors who signed up to take the PSAT/NMSQT - the test will be given on October 14th and will begin at 8:15 AM. Please be sure to get to school on time and do not schedule any appointments for that date. Practice Guide is available at - PSAT/NMSQT Practice Guide

Seniors - The FAFSA application will open October 1st. Start gathering the required information - a list is available here: FAFSA Process

To complete the application go to https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa

Additional Resources:

Virtual College Visits

Class of 2021 Google Classroom - Code: a3lli3j

Class of 2022 Google Classroom - Invite Code y2ijsln

State Universities List of Majors

State Universities At A Glance

Seniors Newsletter - September 2020

Senior Newsletter - September 2020

Virtual College Visits

Many colleges and universities are offering Virtual College visits. All students freshman - senior are welcome to register and attend these events. More information and links are listed here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1wOWITD3imqbkT-...

College Information Link: This document will provide information on colleges, universities, different majors, new programs and open houses.