I would first like to thank you for stopping by my online office. We've been dealt an incredible opportunity to adapt and overcome this obstacle together. "When life gives you lemons, make lemonade," and that is exactly what we are going to do. I will be with you every step of the way, and ask that you bear with me as I navigate this online world of College/Career Counseling.
Please check back often on this page for updated information. I am checking my email regularly, so please do not hesitate to email me day or night, if you need to reach me. Email Address: email@example.com
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Preparing for life after graduation can be overwhelming – whether you are planning to attend college, join the military or enroll in a trade school. The Delaware Student Success webinars are designed to help you with these decision. Please click on the link below for more information on their calendar of events. Delaware student success
Scholarships: SCHOLARSHIP WEBSITE - SHS
Step #1: CREATE AN FSA ID FOR THE STUDENT AND ONE PARENT
Step #2: LOGIN UNDER THE STUDENT ON THE FAFSA WEBSITE
FAFSA Application: https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa
Step #3: COMPLETE THE APPLICATION (Step-By-Step Guide Below)
College Funding Help: Stand By Me 2020-2021:
Stand By Me is offering virtual presentations this year to help our students at Smyrna High School learn about College Funding.
Paying For College Presentation (PFC): This workshop provides an overview of the many options available to families to pay for college. The goal is to inform students and parents about governments grants, scholarships, loans, and AFSA application procedures.
Scholarship Presentation (Scholarship): This workshop explores scholarship opportunities from the federal and state government as well as from institution, private organizations, and online sources. The goal is to inform students and parents about scholarships opportunities and the application process.
FAFSA Completion Workshop (FAFSA): The workshop will provide real-time assistance with completing the FAFSA.
**** SAVE THE DATE **** - ALL DATES ARE TENTATIVE AT THIS TIME
SAT School Day: March 24, 2021
Decision Day 2020: April 30, 2021
Senior Award Ceremony: June 3, 2021
Last Senior Day: June 3, 2021
Graduation 2021: June 5, 2021
College Planning Tools: By Grade, Below
College/Career Exploration: MajorClarity (Login Instructions Below)
Air Force - firstname.lastname@example.org
Army - email@example.com
Coast Guard - firstname.lastname@example.org
Marines - Bruce.Ivery@marines.usmc.mil
DE Air Force National Guard - email@example.com
DE Army National Guard - firstname.lastname@example.org
Navy - email@example.com
If this is a mental health emergency, find the nearest adult who can help you or call 9-1-1.
The resources below are also available if you need to speak with someone right away:
Crisis Text Line - If you are struggling with any issues during this school closure (or anytime) and need help, you can text DE to 741741 to be connected with a Crisis Text Line Counselor. This free service is available 24/7 for children and adults.
Delaware's Crisis Response Program - The statewide youth crisis response services are available 24-hours a day, 365 days a year for children and teens (ages 2-18).
Call 1-800-969-HELP (4357)