INFORMATION FROM YOUR COUNSELOR

ACT INFORMATION

Any 10th, 11th, or 12th grade student that wants to attend an ACT PREP WORKSHOP there are two opportunities available at this time.
Shelly Harris will have a private virtual session on Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021.  The cost is $55 per student, see Mrs. Heath for registration/payment information.

The next opportunity for an ACT workshop is at NOC on September 23rd , registration information if you are interested is https://noc.secure.force.com/events/#/list
If you have any questions contact  Madison Green at NOC.

SENIOR INFORMATION

Seniors - NOC will be hosting a college fair.  This event will be run a little differently this year.  We will be utilizing Strivescan.  Students will need to register for the event by visiting StriveFair.com.  

You need to register prior to the event.  You will receive a  barcode once you are registered.  NOC will resend you a copy of your barcode 2 hours prior to the fair start time.  So be sure and register to attend; seniors only.   If you have any questions contact Madison Green.

Wichita State University Distinguished Scholarship Invitational information.

NWOSU Alva Area-Wide College Fair Wednesday, September 29th - 9:30-10:30

Science and Art

The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is hosting a special event on our campus called “SENIOR DAY” for prospective students and parents on Friday, November 19thfrom 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Registration starts at 8:30 a.m.

This event is intended for high school seniors looking for a college that will challenge them and allow them to grow and thrive in our ever-changing world.  Highlights of their day will include:

  • Scholarship Information and Paying for College

  • How to create a quality application and pave the way for a successful admission

  • Current Student Panel for your questions about USAO only a student could answer

  • Free Application Stations

  • Fantastic Free Lunch

  • Optional Campus Tours

Students can click here to register for Senior Day, if they have not already done so.  

COLLEGE PLANNING PROCESS

Discover Student Loans is giving away one $5,000 scholarship each month this year! The earlier your college-bound students and parents enter, the more chances they have to win. Families can visit Scholarship.CollegeCovered.com to enter today. No purchase or loan necessary to enter or win. See official rules to details.

There is a customizable calendar for your student to stay on track as they navigate the college planning process. Go to College Planning Calendar Handout from the website and create a college prep checklist with monthly to-dos.

CollegeCovered.com is the website to visit.

https://www.goodcall.com/schalrships

https://universityhq-for-college/pell-grant/

ACT PREP SITES

 ACT or SAT test practice will be offered through the summer if you want to take advantage of the opprptunity.

Testive is offering free online proctored practice SATs/ACTs tests every Wednesday and Saturday through the summer.

Testive's weekly online practice tests emulate the experience of an official SAT or ACT to give students an incredibly productive prep experience. The online tests are supported by a Testive Student Advisor, run a full 3 hours (just like the real exams) and can be done from the comfort and safety of home. And scores are given immediately after the test is completed.

Parents can register via this link: https://www.testive.com/free-practice-test/

HTTPS://RESOURCES.OPENED.COM/OKACT/

HTTPS://ACADEMY.ACT.ORG/

HTTPS://WWW.4TESTS.COM/

INFORMATION ON THE SCHOOL ADMINISTERED ACT TEST FOR THE SPRING 2020

SCHOLARSHIP SITES

OSU

Oklahoma State Scholars Society

We know you have exemplary students inside and outside of the classroom. Oklahoma State University has a program designed exclusively for them.
The Oklahoma State Scholars Society is a four-year, cost of attendance scholarship and academic development program. This highly competitive opportunity allows students from Oklahoma to receive a world-class
education with additional opportunities for studying abroad. Semifinalists are selected by a faculty committee and invited to interview on campus in the spring. Successful candidates for this award show a demonstrated commitment to serving their local and state community combined with a record of academic accomplishments. Our outstanding inaugural class just began their freshman year at OSU. Read more about them in 
 our latest STATE Magazine. Students interested in this award should complete their OSU admissions application, essay responses and leadership resume at admissions.okstate.edu/apply ANDapply to  The Honors College
by Nov. 1. The leadership resume should be as detailed and thorough as possible for maximum consideration. Learn more about the program at
 okla.st/osss, or contact  Scholar Recruitment in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.