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For more info, call 655-6555. Events are subject to change without notice.

Daily Announcements

 

  Students (9th-12th grade) interested in attending baseball open gyms see Coach Funkhouser for dates, times & locations as well as a waiver. 

  Lewis & Clark Community College is hosting an on-site admissions through Edwardsville High School for interested seniors who will be registering for the Summer or Fall 2018 classes.  This is a unique service that LCCC is doing in cooperation with Edwardsville High School to bring a group of high school seniors to the N.O. Nelson campus to register on Friday, March 2, 2018. Students will be bussed to the N.O. Nelson Campus to meet with advisors who will look at their high school transcripts and ACT scores to register them for classes and attend an orientation with the Enrollment Center and Financial Aid advisors. They will also have a chance to get their student ID and to log into the Lewis and Clark computer system with the username and password.  The parents are invited to attend this orientation along with their students, but it is not required.  Because of limited space it is important that students sign up in the Guidance Department for this event by Thursday, February 15th.

 

  Are you a fan of Hip Hop?  Do you like to dance, with your friends or by yourself? Do you possess a positive attitude & free spirit? Then Souls of Art is just for you. Meet us in the commons on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2pm. dont be shy! We got you covered. For more info see Ms. Coleman in the guidance office!

 

  Anybody interested in learning or sharing knowledge about International Business is invited to join Business Professionals of America this and all Tuesdays after school in Mrs. Harris's room A-226. 

 

  Are you part of the LGBT community? Do you know & support anyone in the LGBT community? If yes, then Spectrum may be right for you! Spectrum is held on Wednesdays at 2pm in room 209.

 

  Do you want to become bilingual? Join us for sign language club on Thursday in B164 at 2pm! No previous knowledge of sigh language is necessary. Hope to see you there!

 

  Do you like watching anime? Do you like hanging out with friends and discussing anime? Then Pokmon Go to Anime Club! Meetings are Thursdays from 2-4pm in room A215. See you there!

 

  Lit Mag meets on Thursdays after school to document the creative and literary scene here at EHS. If youre interested in joining, meet on Thursday in A216 at 2.

 

  If you are interested in traveling to Peru and the Amazon next summer, stop by A226 and see Mrs. Harris.

 

  The spirit store will be open (on Fridays) during lunch periods in the concession area in the cafeteria until the end of the school year.

 

 

Scholarship/College Announcements

We invite you to use, and we hope you will link to <http://www.college-scholarships.com/schools/illinois/>, which lists and offers contact information for virtually all post-secondary schools, colleges, and universities in your state.

Elsewhere on <http://www.college-scholarships.com> are links to 70 scholarship search data bases, GPA and student loan calculators, a guide to the FAFSA, information on online degree programs for adults, and dozens of helpful articles for college students of all ages.

ACT Prep Sessions

2017-2018

 

Spring Session #2: Prep Dates: Saturdays, March 17, 24, and Apr 7/ACT Test Date: Apr 14

TIME: 8:00 noon

PLACE: EHS

WHAT: ACT Practice test,  2 hour blocks of English and Math prep

COST: $50 per student

HOW:  Pre-register in Guidance Office

Please note that this does NOT include nor does it sign you up for the National ACT Test.  That must be done through their website at www.act.org

 

SAT 2018

 

 

SAT Test Date: April 10

 

 

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MacMurray College is hosting an Open House on March 24.

BEST Pharmacy Summer Institute is offering a  summer program through the St. Louis College of Pharmacy.  It is for high achieving multicultural students 9th through 12th grades who may be interested in a career in pharmacy. For more information and to apply, go online to BestPharmacyInstitute.orgApplication deadline is April 2, 2018.

The Office of Admissions at SIU-Edwardsville will be hosting Spring Cougar Tuesday, evening workshop events. It was created to inform prospective students on specific aspects of the university, as each evening workshop is dedicated to specific topics, such as fall registration, extracurricular activities, financial aid and much more. Along with providing helpful information, we also allow students to apply on the spot and waive their application fee, and or turn in missing documents to complete their application file. Please be advised that some evening events will not include tours and this is specified on our visit website. Spring 2018 program dates and focus areas: 
Tuesday, March 13 - First Generation, How to navigate the college process
Tuesday, April 3 - Campus Involvement

Registration can be completed online at: www.siue.edu/visit

The Infinite Scholars Program in conjunction with the UMSL is having a Scholarship Fair on Saturday, February 24th on campus at UMSL from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The fair is free and open to all seniors.  To register and for more info go to www.infintescholar.org

Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018  Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Campus, Main Complex, Varsity Gym, 2500 Carlyle Ave., Belleville, Illinois

College Fair: 1:30-3:30 p.m.

FAFSA Completion Assistance: 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Financial Aid Workshops: 1:45 p.m. & 2:45 p.m.

Transfer Workshop: 2:15 p.m.

Save time by registering in advance at strivefair.com.

For driving directions to SWIC, practical tips on making the most of a college fair, questions to ask the colleges and more, visit swic.edu.

THE ASVAB TEST (ARMED SERVICES VOCATIONAL APTITUDE BATTERY TEST  will be given on WEDNESAY, March 7, 2018 AT 7:30 A.M.  AT THE JON DAVIS WRESTLING CENTER.    The ASVAB test  provides you with career information for various civilian and military occupations and is an indicator for success in future endeavors whether you choose to go to college, vocational school , or a military career. This test is free.  SIGN UP IN THE GUIDANCE OFFICE WITH MRS. SMITH if you wish to take THIS TEST AND RECEIVE A PRACTICE BOOKLET

COLLEGE VISITS:

A representative from Colorado State University will be in A154 Monday, February 26th during 2nd hour.

A representative from University of South Alabama will be in the guidance office on Monday, February 26th during 6th hour.

A representative from Truman State University will be in the guidance office on Thursday, March 1st during 3rd hour.

A representative from Fontbonne University will be in the guidance office on Thursday, March 1st during 5th hour.

A representative from SIUE will be in the guidance office on Monday, March 12th during 2nd hour.

A representative from University of Illinois will be in the guidance office on Monday, March 12th during 3rd hour.

A representative from Murray State University will be in the guidance office on Tuesday, March 13th during 5th hour.

A representative from Missouri S&T will be in the guidance office on Tuesday, March 13th during 6th hour.

A representative from Dominican University will be in the guidance office on Wednesday, March 14th during 2nd hour.

A representative from University of Iowa will be in the guidance office on Wednesday, March 14th during 3rd hour.

A representative from Arkansas State University will be in the guidance office on Wednesday, March 14th during 5th hour.

A representative from University of Kansas will be in the guidance office on Wednesday, March 14th during 6th hour.

A representative from SIU-Carbondale will be in the guidance office on Thursday, March 15th during 3rd hour.

A representative from Illinois Inst. of Technology will be in the guidance office on Thursday, March 15th during 6th hour.

A representative from Quincy University will be in the guidance office on Friday, March 16th during 6th hour.

A representative from Western Illinois University will be in the guidance office on Monday, March 19th during 3rd hour.

A representative from University of Alabama will be in the guidance office on Monday, April 23rd during 6th hour.

ANY JUNIOR OR SENIOR WHO WISH TO SEE ANY OF THE ABOVE COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVES, SHOULD GET A PASS FROM THE GUIDANCE OFFICE BEFORE THE VISIT.

 

SCHOLARSHIPS:

The William Pablo Feraldo Memorial Foundation is offering a scholarship to male seniors entering college in the fall. Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 31, 2018.

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority is offering a scholarship to graduating African American female seniors who plan to enter college this fall.  Applications are in the guidance office.  Applications must be received by April 9, 2018.

The Edwardsville Post No. 199 American Legion Auxilary is offering a scholarship to seniors planning to attend college this fall.  Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is April 9, 2018.

Heneghan and Associates is offering a scholarship to seniors who will be enrolling in either engineering or surveying college programs in the fall. Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 31, 2018.

The Southwestern Conference Cory Wilson Memorial Scholarship is being offered to seniors who will be furthering their education in the fall.  Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is April 7, 2018.

The Don Wilson Memorial Scholarship is being offered to seniors who will be furthering their education in the fall.  Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is April 7, 2018.

The Lincoln School Alumni Foundation is offering a scholarship to seniors who will be attending an accredited college/trade school in the fall.  Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is April 6, 2018.

The Edwardsville Community Foundation is offering The Henry Weinacht Athletic Scholarship to athletes who will be attending college in the fall. Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 9, 2018.

Anderson Hospital Auxiliary is offering a scholarship to seniors who will be attending an accredited college or university and enrolled in a health occupation program, and/or completion of a health -related degree. Applications are in the guidance office. Application deadline is May 15, 2018.

Anderson Hospital Medical Staff is offering a scholarship to seniors who will be attending an accredited college or university and enrolled in a health occupation program. Applications are in the guidance office. Application deadline is May 15, 2018.

The IHHA of the The Illinois Hospital Research & Educational Foundation is offering a scholarship to seniors who will be attending an accredited college or university in the medical field. Applications are in the guidance office. Application deadline is April 15, 2018.

The Edwardsville/Glen Carbon Chamber of Commerce is offering a scholarship to high school seniors who plan to attend college in the fall. Applications are in the guidance office. Application deadline is April 27, 2018. 

The Association of the United States Army is offering a merit based scholarship to seniors with a parent who is active or served in the U.S. Army, Guard or Reserve, and plans to attend college in the fall.  Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 6, 2018.

The Edwardsville NAACP is offering an Education Grant to seniors who have maintained at least a C average, have two letters of recommendation, and completed application.  Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 8, 2018.

The Office of the Sheriff, Madison County is offering a scholarship to high school seniors who plan to attend college in the fall. Applications are in the guidance office and online @ www.ilsheriff.org.  Application deadline is March 15, 2018.

The Dean Ritter Trust for the Deaf & Hard of Hearing is offering a scholarship for seniors who are hearing impaired and will be attending college in the fall. Applications are available online @ www.deanritter.org/2018-scholarship.  Application deadline is March 23, 2018.

1st MidAmerica Credit Union is offering a scholarship to seniors who are a member of 1st MidAmerica.  Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 31, 2018.

The St. Clair Chapter of The Illinois Society of Professional Engineers is offering a scholarship to seniors who plan to study engineering. The applicant must attend an engineering program at an IL or MO university or college that is ABET accredited. Applications are available in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 30, 2018.

The 2018 Buffalo Soldiers Motorcycle Club-Southwest Illinois, Inc. scholarship is being offered to high school seniors who plan to attend a college or university in the fall of 2018 with a qualifying financial hardship.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Application deadline is April 6, 2018.

Scott AFB Spouses' Club is offering a scholarship to eligible senior applicants who are dependents of US military members of any rank. All military members must be stationed at or assigned to Scott AFB and live within 50 miles of Scott AFB. Applications are in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 1, 2018.

Midwest Members Credit Union is offering a scholarship to high school seniors who have been a member for at least 3 months prior to applying.  Qualifying grade point average, proof of continuing education, essay, and letter of reference are also required. Applications are available in the guidance office.  Application deadline is April 1, 2018.

Student Insights is sponsoring a scholarship contest to high school seniors.  Thirteen scholarships will be awarded via a random drawing of all completed applications.  To apply, log on to www.student-view.com and complete a 15-20 minute application survey about colleges in your area.  Application deadline is April 22, 2018.  Winners will be announced May, 2018.

The YWCA of Alton is offering the Josephine Marley Beckwith Future Leader Scholarship to all female seniors with qualifying grade point average.  Letters of recommendation and essay requirement.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Application deadline is February 23, 2018.

The Illinois Federation of Business Women's Clubs  is offering a scholarship to all female seniors with qualifying grade point average, essay, and letters of recommendation.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 1, 2018.

The Home Builders Association Professional Women in Building are offering a scholarship to encourage qualified women students to continue their interest in the construction related career path which may include construction management, construction technology, civil engineering, architect, design, or any of the trade specialities at the college trade school or university they attend.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Application deadline is March 31, 2018.

Lewis and Clark Community College is offering more than 100 scholarships to high school seniors for the 2018-2019 academic year. Information on how to apply is available in the guidance office. You can also visit www.lc.edu/scholarships and click "Apply Now." After applying to L&C, complete our short online application and youll be automatically matched to all eligible scholarships. Application deadline is March 3, 2018.

The Illinois Amvets Service Foundation is offering 20 scholarships to high school seniors for the 2018-2019 academic year. Visit www.ilamvets.org to learn more and apply. To access applications, click on the link at the top labeled "What We Do". From there, click "Programs" and then "Scholarships". Application deadline is March 1, 2018.

The Notre Dame Club of St. Louis is offering a scholarship to 4 high school seniors in the St. Louis area who have a strong desire to attend the University of Notre Dame. Information on how to apply is available in the guidance office.  Application deadline is April 9, 2017.

The Scholarship Foundation of St. Louis BJC Scholarship is offering a scholarship to high school seniors who are continuing their education at a public college or university in state or out-of-state that is offering in state tuition. Applicants will be evaluated on financial need, strength of character, and academic potential. To apply, please visit www.myscholarshipcentral.org. Applications will NOT be available until January 1, 2018. Application deadline is April 16, 2018.

Farm Credit Illinois is offering 30 scholarships to high school seniors with agricultural career aspirations who plan to enroll in an agriculture-based college curriculum in the Fall of 2018. To apply, please visit www.farmcreditIL.com and click on the respective home page story link. Application deadline is February 28, 2018.

Doris Dankenbring Memorial Nursing Scholarship is offering a one-time scholarship for one or two talented high school seniors who will graduate from Edwardsville High School and are embarking on a career in nursing, whether the ending degree is RN, LPN, or BSN (preferred).  $1,000 is available annually. If one student is selected, that student will receive a one-time scholarship of $1,000.  If two students are selected, each will receive a one-time scholarship of $500. Applications are available in the guidance office. Application deadline is March 8, 2018.

National Association Buffalo Soldiers Troopers Motorcycle Club is offering a number of scholarships ranging from $500- $1500 to high school seniors with a qualifying financial hardship (case by case basis) that may be used at any Higher Educational Institution attended by the winner. Applications are available in the guidance office. Application deadline is April 6, 2018

The Illinois Odd Fellow-Rebekah Scholarship Award Program is offering a scholarship to high school seniors who plan to continue their education at any post-secondary school or an accredited vocational/technical school in the fall of 2018. Scholarship is based on financial need and scholastic ability. Students DO NOT need to be affiliated with the Independent Order of Odd-Fellows, but must be a resident of Illinois and a citizen of the United States. Applications are available in the guidance office. Application must be post-marked by is March 1, 2018.

Quincy University is offering many scholarship opportunities including but not limited to the Franciscan Service Scholarship, the Western Catholic Scholarship, and the Presidential Scholarship. Please visit http://www.quincy.edu/admissions/financial-aid-and-tuition/scholarships/ for more information and to apply. Application deadline varies on each scholarship between January and February of 2018.

Madison County Community Development is offering (14) $1,500 scholarships to low-income students who will be attending Lewis & Clark Community College, Southwestern Illinois College, or Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. Applications are available in the guidance office. Application deadline is June 1, 2018.

Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity is offering the Balanced Men Scholarship to outstanding young men entering Missouri University of Science & Technology. There will be $4,000 awarded in (5) scholarships to incoming freshmen. You do not need to be affiliated with Sigma Phi Epsilon in order to qualify for this scholarship. Applications are available in the guidance office. Application deadline is May 1, 2018.

Edwardsville Knights of Columbus is offering a scholarship to any senior who is going to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university. All seniors are welcome to apply-however preference will be given first to children and grandchildren of Edwardsville Knights of Columbus.  Applications must be mailed and postmarked by April 13, 2018.


 

 

 

 

 

 

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