Counselor - Ms. Hankins

Ms. Jayne Hankins, Counselor

TRANSCRIPTS

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EVENTS 2020-2021

When? 

Where? 

What? 

Who?

September 9 & 10

OHS Library

ASVAB

Sophomores & Seniors 

September 23

5th hour

OHS Library

College Connections: Post-Secondary Options

12th grade

October 6

OHS Library

ACT

12th grade 

October 14

Room 203

PSAT

Interested juniors 

October 20

6 to 8 p.m.

OHS Library

FAFSA Frenzy

Seniors & Parents

October 21

6th hour

Science Lab

College Connections: Financial Aid Literacy

12th grade

October 22

5th & 6th hours


OHS Library

Pizza Pie & Apply

Seniors 

November 19

7th hour

OHS Library

College Connections: Countdown to College

11th grade

December 9

5th hour

OHS Library

College Connections: Scholarship Essay

12th grade

January 27

6th hour

OHS Library 

College Connections: Soft Skills

12th grade

February 4


OHS Library

Planning & Paying for College Workshop (MO Dept. of Higher Education)

11th grade & Parents


February 24

7th hour

OHS Library

College Connections: Communication in College

12th grade

March 24

5th hour

Science Lab

College Connections: ACT/Placement Test Prep

11th grade


March 30

Osceola Assembly of God Church Gymnasium

ACT 

11th grade

April 21

6th hour

Science Lab 

College Connections: College Culture

12th grade


May 12

5th - 6th hours

OHS Library 

College Connections: Individual Student Meetings & Decision Day

12th grade


 

ACT

ACT Incentive Program

High school students: We now have an exciting new ACT incentive program! Your highest composite score for a test taken during the 2020-21 school year will be considered. Awards will be given out at normal scholarship distribution time (Friday before Labor Day) in the form of cash for graduates and gift cards for all others.

  • Grades 11&12

            23-25 $100, 26-28 $200, 29 and up $300

  • Grades 9&10

            22-23 $100, 24-25 $200, 26 and up $300

2020-2021 Test Dates (National)
Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
**September 12, 2020
September 13, 2020 (Sunday)
September 19, 2020
August 31 No late fees
October 10, 2020
October 17, 2020
October 24, 2020
October 25, 2020 (Sunday)
October 5 No late fees
**December 12, 2020 November 20 No late fees
**February 6, 2021 January 8 January 9 - January 15
April 17, 2021 March 12 March 13 - March 26
June 12, 2021 May 7 May 8 - May 21
July 17, 2021* June 18 June 19 - June 25

** Test administered at Osceola High School

Register for the ACT

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarships are now posted for our seniors in Google Classroom.

 

Military

Air Force Recruiter 
David D. Comstock, SSgt, USAF
Enlisted Recruiter
420 N. Rangeline Rd
Joplin, MO 64801
[email protected].mil
Mobile: (417) 622-1640

U.S. Army Recruiter 
Staff Sergeant Tucker Wiatrek
Station Commander - Bolivar Recruiting Station
Office: 417-326-3109
Cell: 417-693-6178
Fax: 417-777-6345
Facebook: armyssg wiatrek

 

Missouri National Guard
Sgt Richard Herrera
708 South Maguire 
Warrensburg, MO 64093 
Office: 660-747-3559 
email: [email protected]  

Marines Recruiter 
SSgt Tyler Trout 
PCS Nevada 
1227 E. Austin Blvd  
Nevada, MO 64772
Office: 417-667-2716
Fax: 417-667-2731 
Cell: 479-871-4788

 

Navy Recruiter 
LS2 (SW) Brandon Evans 
1305 Grindstone Pkwy Ste 107 
Columbia, MO 65201
Phone: 573-355-3409
email: [email protected] or [email protected] 

 

Additional Resources:

Referral Agencies 
https://docs.google.com/document/d/1HqnD7z06Y2XKxgYLvIwjppxlQm0QuUgztMRBzyoYOTA/edit

Scholarship Search

www.fastweb.com 

www.bigfuture.collegeboard.org

www.collegescholarships.org

www.myscholly.com 

www.myscholarshipcentral.org/

AmeriCorps

www.americorps.gov 

Student Loans
www.studentloans.gov 

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
www.fafsa.ed.gov 

Job Corps
www.jobcorps.gov 

Financial Aid
www.finaid.org

Missouri Department of Higher Education - Journey to College
https://journeytocollege.mo.gov/

Guide to Financial Aid for Minority Students

http://www.accreditedschoolsonline.org/resources/college-scholarships-for-minority-students/

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