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  • September 12Volleyball vs. Thermop today, Sept. 12: Frosh, 4 p.m.; JV 5 p.m.; varsity 6 p.m.

Opportunities

Announcements:

Juniors: A quick reminder that Thursday, September 19th is the deadline to sign up for the PSAT so bring your $17.00 and register today.  This is your opportunity to qualify for the National Merit Scholarship. 

Juniors:  Junior Info Days are Wednesday, September 18th.  The counselors will be in US History classes discussing important information about junior year. Be sure to attend, you don’t want to miss out!!

Students:  The rep from Carroll College in Helena, MT will be in the commons during both lunches on Thursday, September 19th.  Be sure to swing by their table and find out what fun and exciting things are happening at Carroll College.

Students:  If you are planning to take the National ACT on October 26th, the deadline to register is September 20th.  Please stop by the counseling office if you have any questions or need help.

Students:  If you are interested in attending Harvard, Georgetown, Penn, Stanford or Duke, they will be holding informational meetings regarding selection practices, financial aid opportunities, and other issues related to selective college admissions.  For more information or to register to attend go to www.exploringcollegeoptions.org.

Seniors:  If you are interested in the Michigan State University STARR Scholarship, there will be informational meetings about the scholarship and Michigan State University held in Cheyenne and Sheridan on Saturday, October 5th, and in Jackson on Sunday, October 6th.   Reservations are required and can be made at www.admissions.msu.edu/starr.asp or by contacting Ben Brown at [email protected].

 Students:  If you are planning to major in education, the University of Wyoming Education advisor, Jody Evans, will speak to Powell High School students about education degree opportunities in the Powell High School Library during lunches on Thursday, September 26th.  Be sure to attend to find out more about the UW Education program.

Seniors:  If you are planning to attend the College Planning Days at NWC on September 23rd, you must register online at www.gotocollegefairs.com/wyoming by September 20th.

2020 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards:  Applicants for this award need to show volunteer community service performed after September 1, 2018 and be a  9-12th grader.  All applications must be turned in to the Counseling office by November 5, 2019.    One student application will be selected and sent to the state competition, where the student will compete for a $1000 award and a trip to Washington, D.C. for the national recognition event in the spring of 2020.  Apply online @ spirit.prudential.com or nassp.org/spirit.

Seniors:  The University of Wyoming Pharmacy Early Decision (PED) program is now available for high achieving high school seniors thru the UW School of Pharmacy.  Pharmacy school is a competitive process and being accepted to an early decision program can release some of the stress as well as time and expense applying to multiple programs.  The PED program requires students to have a minimum 3.5 GPA, Math ACT score of 23 or SAT of 560 and a composite ACT score of 27 or SAT 1280.  More information can be found at www.uwyo.edu/pharmacy or stop by the counseling office.

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