Seniors/Class of 2019 – The FAFSA application window has opened. All seniors must complete the FAFSA application or complete a waiver with Ms. C. Thomas, Counselor’s office, in order to graduate in May. This is a graduation requirement. Please see Mr. Z. Butler or Ms. C. Thomas for any questions or concerns.
Tips from the Counselors’ Office: Senior Tips
The Grace King Counseling Department's "Tips from the Counselors’ Office" Series features insightful monthly tips for each grade level.
You can access all Senior Tips in the series on this page.
Louisiana requires all seniors to complete the Free Application for Financial Aid (FAFSA) application as a graduation requirement. If your child intends to attend college in the 2018 academic year, the parent portion of the FAFSA application must be completed in order to receive financial assistance for college tuition. Our senior counselors have completed the […]
Since 1994, the Wendy’s® High School Heisman® Scholarship has been recognizing and rewarding senior athletes who excel in the classroom, on the field, and in the community. This year, we’re awarding $150,000 in college scholarships. Give your most well-rounded seniors a shot at winning. Click here for more information. The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship […]
Free and Open to the Public: College Night at the East Bank Regional Library – 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. The event begins with a panel discussion that will focus on admission requirements, availability of campus tours, online applications versus paper applications, application deadlines, popular majors, internship opportunities, campus house […]
Getting ready for the EOCs need not be a cause for anxious moments IF you keep the following tips in mind. Ten Terrific Test Taking Tips 1. Show up on time. Get the test off to the best possible start by getting there on time. Arriving late might make you feel rushed and nervous, […]
Attention Members of the Classes of 2017 and 2018: College Preparation Sessions Come learn about NEW college entrance requirements for TOPS, FAFSA, ACT, and SAT. Location: East Bank Regional Library, 4700 West Napoleon Avenue, Metairie Time: 7 PM Cost: Free Date: Wednesdays, August 31, September 14, October 5 and November 30.
The month of March can be a challenging time as it’s the beginning of testing time, completing college applications, waiting for responses from colleges and (subconsciously) counting down until the summer holiday. Here are some tips to make certain that when Spring is Sprung, you’re ready for it! Freshmen, it’s important to remember that there […]
“Oh, it’s Carnival time! Yes, it’s Carnival time.” While we have only days until the Mardi Gras break, take a moment to review the tips, so that you can use SOME of the holiday time to get your academic calendar in order. Then it’s laissez les bonnes temps rouler, cher! Freshmen: We’re gearing up for […]
A new year means a chance to begin anew! The first week of school in 2016 is a fait accompli, and for some there is comfort in returning to a familiar schedule. For others, it’s an opportunity to implement new study habits and consider new topics. A new year means a chance to try something […]
Softball Tryouts will be held Tuesday, December 15 – 3 PM – 4:30 PM Wednesday, December 16 – 12 PM – 1:30 PM Thursday, December 17 – 12 PM – 1:30 PM Please complete your packets prior to the try outs. You will needs copies of the Softball Contract* and the LHSAA documents*. All documents […]