Grades 9-11 Scholarships & Announcements
On this page you will find information about scholarship, nominations for scholars programs, volunteer opportunities, jobs, Colleges coming to Lexington or nearby. summer programs and more. Please read the entire list so you don't miss anything. If you would like more info about anything please see your Counselor.
KHEAA- Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority is a great resource for all things college related- www.kheaa.com
*Live streaming & real time sessions- https://www.kheaa.com/website/kheaa/sessions?main=1
At this time colleges are offering info sessions online & virtual college tours. Check out their websites for more info.
University of Kentucky AFROTC's Virtual Information Sessions- click here for more info and dates.
Colleges coming near Henry Clay
*JUNIORS- To meet with college reps coming to Henry Clay sign up online here .
Smashing Tomato- Apply at https://bellanotterestaurantgroup.com/job-application/
The Early Learning Center is hiring summer staff to work with preschool children 24 hrs/week. Contact Marcey Ansley at firstname.lastname@example.org if seriously interested. (Posted 5/27)
Job Search Tips for High School Students- https://www.zippia.com/advice/job-search-tips-high-school-students/
Baskin Robbins- 115 N. Locust Hill Drive off Richmond Rd- 266-9305- Hiring nights from 5pm-10:15pm. Must be available Friday, Saturday and Sunday. $8.50/hr
Spotz Gelato- $10/hr + tips- Apply online at https://www.spotzgelato.com/application
Math- Wednesday morning 7:30am - 8:15am Room 134- Just show up
Tutoring Club- multiple subjects- Text @hctutoring to 81010 for text notifications- Tutoring typically offered on Thurs & Fri at 7:30am in room 145. Pay attention to text reminders.
After school Study Hall/Tutoring- Mondays/Wednesdays/Thursdays 3:30-4:30pm in room 4. Everyday study hall available and tutoring available according to this schedule- Mon- English, Wed- Math & Science, Thurs- Social Studies No registration required
ACT/SAT/PSAT Registration & Test Prep
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SAT Test dates, registration and practice at https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat
ACT Test dates, registration and practice at www.act.org
New ACT test prep: ACT Academy www.act.org/academy
PSAT Test date: October at Henry Clay More info & test prep at https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/psat-nmsqt-psat-10
KAPLAN free PSAT test prep- info here.
FREE SAT summer camp- https://www.numerade.com/summer-camp/#prep_camp
College Vine- Your Guide to Free SAT Prep Classes- https://blog.collegevine.com/your-guide-to-free-sat-prep-classes/
6 Free Ways to Prepare for the ACT- https://www.ksl.com/article/46670146/6-free-ways-to-prepare-for-the-act-test
Ultimate Test Prep- scholarship for Free ACT Prep Class- https://ultimatetestprep.com/scholarship/
Other prep options: www.prepfactory.com
Neighborhood Youth Council Resource Guide
College Resources for Undocumented Students www.wearethedream.us
Scholarships for Immigrant students- click here
deadlines vary Study Abroad opportunities- click here for info
Guided Pathway Support Program from the Ron Brown Scholar Program- for current 10th & 11th graders. Program is a free college advising program for college-bound African American students & their parents. More info can be received by emailing email@example.com & application at http://rbsgps.com
YMCA Black Achievers Registration packet here.
6/30/2020 Huggable Supermom Scholarship- for students with a single mom or students who are single moms https://bold.org/scholarships/huggable-supermom-scholarship-high-school-award/
Scholarship search websites- examples below
fastweb College Scholarships: 2020 Edition: https://www.fastweb.com/college-scholarships/articles/college-scholarships-2020-edition?utm_source=solo&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20200123_EDU
*Many colleges have summer programs so check college websites to discover more.
*High School Navigator- database for summer programs- https://hsnavigator.org/
Wondering what to do next summer? Considering taking a gap year? TeenLife’s free online resources connect students and parents to a wide range of teen-centered academic and experiential learning opportunities that build confidence and inspire purpose and passion for life beyond school. To begin searching for summer or gap programs, go to www.teenlife.com and enter a special interest that you have in the search bar. Then filter by Summer Programs or Gap Programs. To download PDFs of TeenLife's latest guides, go to http://guides.teenlife.com/download.
Teen Life's Guide to Online Summer Programs- https://guides.teenlife.com/online-summer-programs-02
Virtual Internship Opportunities- Leadership Initiatives Youth Development Programs- click here for info booklet.