College and Career Planning

Welcome to our college and career planning page.  The counselors want to make sure our students have important information for college prep exams and presentations. 

Senior Night:
Our senior night will be Monday Sept
ember 24th at 6:00pm.  If you cannot attend, please view the attached powerpoint presentation and contact your school counselor with any questions.

Financial Aid Night:
Our Financial Aid Night will be TBD
.  Students and parent/guardians are invited to attend a program at no cost, offered to explain and discuss how financial aid for college works, the process of applying for aid (FAFSA, PROFILE) and important updates to federal, state and college financial aid info.  Learn about the new October 1st filing date and why it is important to apply early.  Speakers include THS Counselors and Financial Aid Officers from local colleges.  Please come for valuable information, get your questions answered and learn about the many scholarship opportunities available.

BCC College Fair: Wednesday October 3rd. Please sign up in Guidance if you are a Junior or Senior interested in attending.

Junior Night:
Our Junior night is TBD.  If you cannot attend, please view the attached powerpoint presentation and contact your school counselor with any questions.

Berkshire Community College Instant Admission:
Every year, Taconic High School is lucky enough to have Admission Counselors from BCC come to Taconic to meet with potential students and accept them instantly into the school and the admission fee will be waived.  Please talk to your Guidance Counselor if you are interested.

Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority:
For more information on College and Career readiness, please visit MEFA's website at: www.mefa.org