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Juniors! ACT Prep Options!
Area Career Center ACT Bootcamp, April 4.
- Test taking tips and strategies will shared.
- Ride the 7 AM Career Center bus for this FREE workshop
- 7:45 AM - 2 PM.
- Lunch available for $5
- Permissions slips available in the Counseling Office
Family Connection - FREE
- Log into your Family Connection page
- Click on the test prep
Private ACT Workshops
- Check out a few of the options on our Testing Information web page.
ACT Testing for ALL JUNIORS!
The ACT will be given to ALL juniors on April 19th. It will include the writing portion. A student does NOT have to go online and register. Every LHS junior is pre-registered through the school.
Looking for a Summer Job?
Hire KC Youth - powered up, powered on and ready for summer 2017! Students who are least 16 years old are eligible to apply for a for a summer job through Hire KC Youth – This will offer youth more access to immersive and seasonal job experiences. Students can apply now at www.hirekcyouth.org
The last day to verify the spelling or your name for your diploma is April 1. For questions, please contact the Counseling Office at 816.736.7046.
Seniors & Parents
Still need to complete your FAFSA? (Application for Federal Student Financial Aid)
FAFSA Deadline is April 1, 2017
FAFSA Completion Service (Free!)
March 22 or March 30, 2017 anytime between 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Location: Maple Woods Community College Student Center
- 2015 Federal Tax Return for Parent(s) and Student. (if student filed in 2015)
- 2015 W-2 forms for Parent(s) and student (if student worked in 2015.
Note: ALL students hoping to qualify for the A+ program must file the FAFSA!
The University of Missouri School of Medicine would like to extend an invitation for your rising juniors and seniors to participate in Mizzou MedPrep: Medical Explorations workshop.
The workshop is a 2-week online course and one-day visit to MU’s campus. The students will explore careers in healthcare, enhance self-awareness through personality assessment, and connect with peers, students, staff and faculty in healthcare. Please encourage your students to register online: http://medicine.missouri.edu/medprep/medical-explorations.html.
Online workshop: June 23 – July 7, 2017
Campus visit: July 7, 2017, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Shelden Clinical Simulation Center – 1 Hospital Drive, CSE CE 617, Columbia, MO 65212
Fee: $50 – Financial Assistance Available
For more information, contact Andrea Simmons (573) 884.6375 email@example.com
Counseling Center Contacts
Scott Gillespie - Counselor (9th Grade ) 736-7043
Greg Casel - Counselor (A-F, Grades 10-12) 736-7045
Brenda Wiederholt - Counselor (G-K, Career Center, ELL; Grades 10-12) 736-7049
Melanie Crawford - Counselor (L-R, SPED; Grades 10-12) 736-7058
Trilaina McCallum - Counselor (S-Z, Gifted; Grades 10-12) 736-7042
Cathy Mendez - Social Worker 736-5336
Kris Boyle - Social Worker (SPED) 736-2660
Nancy Laven - Registrar 736-7076
Lois Magnuson - Administrative Assistant 736-7046
Melissa Allshouse - Administrative Assistant 736-7061