High School

Weekly Update

Reps to Visit

·      Kansas State Polytechnic (K-State at Salina) – January 24

·      Kansas State University – January 25

·      Fort Hays State University – February 2

·      Wichita State University – February 21

·      Washburn University – March 28

 

Scholarships

·      Abbott and Fenner will award a $1,000 scholarship. Applicants will write a 500-1,000 word essay. Apply at: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm. Deadline is June 12th.

·      The ABWA will award multiple scholarships to Washburn and Washburn Tech students in the amount of $350-$500. Other criteria include having a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and financial need. Apply at: http://www.abwa-career.org. Deadline is March 17th.

 

ACT

§  Register for the ACT online at www.actstudent.org. School Code 172-775

  • 2016-2017 Test Dates

o   February 11

o   April 8

o   June 10

Graduation and College Requirements

SLHS Graduation Requirements 

Requirements on how to get into a state university 


Requirements for playing sports at a division 1 or 2 school 

Make sure the classes you are taking count for the requirements you need!

Financial Aid



FAFSA - Federal Student Aid
Generating you FSA ID: https://fsaid.ed.gov

FAFSA4caster - Get an early start on calculating your federal aid eligibility

Financial Aid Help
1-800-433-3243

Financial Aid Tips

Scholarship Search Sites

Bullying Information

Bully Prevention Hotline
  • This free, anonymous service is available 24 hours a day to provide counsel and resources to those who have questions or concerns about bullying situations. 
    • Phone Number: 1-800-332-6378
    • Text or Email: 1800children@kcsl.org


Mrs. Liggatt

Mrs. Liggatt is in her seventh year of school counseling. She serves the entire district K-12. She has previously taught five years at Silver Lake as the band director. Mrs. Liggatt is a graduate from Kansas State University with her bachelor's degree in Music Education and from Emporia State University with her master's degree in School Counseling. She has three beautiful daughters and a loving husband.

Testing

ACT   School Code:172-775


ACT test prep

PSAT

SAT 

Allen County College Entrance Exam 

Washburn Tech Entrance Exam


Test Prep

Helpful Information

Suicide Prevention Life Line:
  • This is a free service open 24/7 to students who are at risk of suicide or know of someone else who is suicidal.
Kansas School Safety Hotline
  • This is a free anonymous hotline for reports on school violence or dealing with school violence.
    • Phone Number: 1-877-626-8203

Kansas Career Pipeline - Activation Code: N4237828DRR



Find out how each class will transfer to the Universities in Kansas 

My Majors - information and quizzes about picking a college major
Free Advisement Report Code: COSP11

American Careers Online Magazine

New Directions Learning Academy
Credit Recovery or Earning your HS Diploma

Drug Information - Prevention, Intervening, Treatment, and Recovery

Needing to send your transcript for a scholarship or to a college complete this form and return to Mrs. Liggatt