FESTUS SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL GUIDANCE OFFICE - Last Updated on September 27, 2016. "Like" the Festus Senior High School Guidance Office "Page" on "Facebook" in order to stay up-to-date on important information!

AVAILABLE SCHOLARSHIPS
Scholarship and Due Date

Jefferson County School Counselor's Association Woods/Wyman Memorial Scholarship on December 15
Peebles-Vaughn-Wideman Post 253 John C. Vollmar & William Naucke Scholarship on January 25
Twin City Area Chamber of Commerce Scholarship on February 24
Emma Jane Vance Memorial Scholarship on March 1
Festus/Crystal City Elks Lodge 1721 Scholarship on March 1
Festus/Crystal City Elks Lodge 1721 "Members Only" Scholarship on March 1
Festus R-6 MSTA Scholarship on March 9
Festus MNEA Scholarship on March 9
Mary Katherine Memorial Nursing Scholarship on March 15
B. Clark Berry Memorial Scholarship* on March 16
Burnside Family Scholarship* on March 16
Byrd Scholarship* on March 16
Canepa Family Scholarship* on March 16
Murrell Godwin Memorial Scholarship* on March 16
Morris and Rosalind Golman Scholarship* on March 16
Ronald Charles & Rodger Neal Herrington Memorial Scholarship* on March 16
Wint Johnson Scholarship* on March 16
Lieutenant Kent M. Kiepe Scholarship* on March 16
Gladys and Howard Litton Scholarship* on March 16
Matthew M. Lucas Memorial Scholarship* on March 16
Maurice O. Lucas Family Scholarship* on March 16
Adam and Willa McCullough Scholarship* on March 16
The Rose Mary and Paul Tom Poole Scholarship* on March 16
Seyvee Sirintrapun Memorial Scholarship* on March 16
Karen Tesreau Trust Scholarship* on March 16
Ralph B. Tynes Scholarship* on March 16
Vinyard Scholarship* on March 16
Weier Family Scholarship* on March 16
Patriot Guard Riders of Missouri Scholarship on April 1

*R-6 Scholarships.  Application packet will be available in mid-October.

HELPFUL LINKS
ACT**    
ED.GOV          
FAFSA**   
IMAGINE AMERICA         
INSIDE COLLEGE                     
PRINCETON REVIEW               
UPROMISE - The Way To Save For College     
**Mr. Shemwell's preferred websites! 
 
COLLEGE LINKS
AVILA UNIVERSITY                                           
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL MISSOURI                                       
CULVER STOCKTON COLLEGE                                               
EVANGEL UNIVERSITY                                                  
HANNIBAL LAGRANGE COLLEGE                        
JEFFERSON COLLEGE           
LINDENWOOD UNIVERSITY                              
MARYVILLE UNIVERSITY                                                           
UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI                     
MISSOURI VALLEY COLLEGE               
NORTHWEST MISSOURI STATE UNIVERSITY             
ROCKHURST UNIVERSITY                              
SAINT LOUIS UNIVERSITY                 
STATE TECHNICAL COLLEGE OF MISSOURI                                 
TRUMAN STATE UNIVERSITY                                             

VISITORS TO OUR CAMPUS
Institution, Date, and Time of Information Session
Missouri-Saint Louis on Sept. 27 @ 9:00
Missouri Valley on Sept. 28 @ 9:30
Fontbonne on Sept. 28 @ 1:30
Lindenwood-Belleville on Oct. 4 @ 9:00
Southern Illinois-Carbondale on Oct. 6 @ 1:00
St. Louis College of Pharmacy on Oct. 7 @ 9:00
Missouri on Oct. 11 @ 8:00
Maryville on Oct. 12 @ 9:00
Drury on Oct. 13 @ 10:00
Lindenwood on Oct. 13 @ 1:00 
Lincoln on Oct. 18 @ 8:30
Truman State on Oct. 24 @ 1:00
Southern Illinois-Edwardsville on Oct. 25 @ 8:00
Missouri State on Oct. 26 @ 9:00
 
AREA MEETINGS OF INTEREST
Institution, Date, and Location
Carnegie Mellon Information Session on Oct. 9 in St. Louis
FHS SCHOLARSHIP NIGHT on Oct. 12 at FHS
National College Fair on Oct. 16 in St. Louis
DePaul Regional Recepton on Oct. 18 in Richmond Heights
National Portfolio Day on Oct. 23 in St. Louis
ACT Prep Workshop on Nov. 19 in Webster Groves
ACT Prep Workshop on Jan. 21 in Webster Groves
ACT Prep Workshop on Mar. 11 in Webster Groves
 
2016-17 ACT TEST DATES
September 10
October 22
December 10
February 11
April 8
June 10
*ALL testing is done at Festus Senior High School.  Arrive by 7:45 a.m. with two number two pencils and an approved calculator.  You must have your admission ticket.  You must have a current picture ID.  Your names must match on all of your documents.
 
EMAIL US!
Freshman Counselor - Ms. Kline
Sophomore Counselor (Last Names A - L) - Ms. Kline
Sophomore Counselor (Last Names M - Z) - Ms. Esparza
Junior Counselor - Ms. Esparza
Senior Counselor/A+ Coordinator - Mr. Shemwell - home email is stevershem@aol.com
Office Manager/Registrar -  Ms. Raebel