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Welcome to the JCC High School Counseling Office!
If you have any questions or concerns please contact me at:
Tracy Johnson

847-6621

tracy.johnson@jccschools.com


United Community Action Partnership Information - Click on the link to see what help is available for families in need.

Attention Seniors:  Applications for local scholarships are available in the counseling office.  All completed applications are due back to the counseling office by April 14th (unless otherwise noted on the application).  The completed applications will be given to the donors and they will choose their recipient.
​Dollars for Scholars local scholarship application- Due April 24th

Juniors will be taking the ACT on Tuesday, March 24th during the school day.  The students will be registered for the test during school. *** Will update as information is provided by the State.

Any student that plans to take PSEO fall semester 2020 will need to email Mrs. Johnson (tracy.johnson@jccschools.com)  for the paperwork and complete it before you can register for classes.  Registration at MN West opens on April 1st.

Any senior going into the healthcare field please see Mrs. Johnson for an application for the Dr. Rose Fund.  The Dr. Rose Fund is a low interest loan program given to qualified individuals seeking a profession in healthcare.

CareerCollege Readiness Resource

If you plan to participate in Division 1 or 2 college athletics after high school you need to register with the NCAA.
NCAA Registration


SENIORS
Senior Timeline

JUNIORS
Junior Checklist

PSEO and CIS Programs

Dual High School/College credit information
PSEO information

SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION


Local Scholarships Due April 14th- unless otherwise specified on the application (to return you can either scan and email tracy.johnson@jccschools.com or drop off at door #2 drop box or mail to address provided on application)
United Prairie Bank (pursuing a career in ag related field)
Education MN/JCC (Child/grandchild of past or present member of Ed. MN or child of JCC school employee)
Jackson County Conservation League (pursuing a career in natural resources)
Jackson American Legion (Jackson resident with a relative that is/was a veteran)
Jackson American Legion Aux. (Jackson resident with a relative that is/was a veteran)
Jackson VFW (Jackson resident with a relative that is/was a veteran)
Jim Egeland Legion Memorial Scholarship (Jackson resident with relative that is/was a veteran)
Jackson Bankers Association (pursuing a career in a business related field)
Jackson Women of Today (female who is active in her community)
Jackson County Sheriff's Reserve (enrolling in a 2 or 4 year law enforcement program)
Nasby-Petersen Music Scholarship (must have participated in band or choir)
JCC Education Foundation (must have a 3.25 GPA - preference to students going into education and medical fields)
Lucin Family Healthcare Scholarship (pursuing a career in the healthcare field)
Lakefield Am. Legion Aux. Unit #4 (Lakefield resident who is a direct descendant of someone who has served in the military)
Lakefield Am. Legion Post #4 (Lakefield resident who is a direct descendant of someone who has served in the military)
JCC Key Club Scholarship (involved in key club & planning to go to college)
Vryn D. Muir Football Scholarship (offensive lineman for JCC)
Brett Benson Golf Scholarship (member of golf team, 3.0 GPA, play golf in college)
Colonial Manor Scholarship (pursuing a degree in heathcare)
Valley View Assisted Living Scholarship (pursuing a degree in healtcare)
Prairie Arts Continuum Scholarship (majoring in the arts)



MN West Workforce scholarships - Due April 1st
Federated Rural Electric Operation Round Up Scholarship - Due April 3rd (available in the counseling office)
Sanford Health Network Scholarship - Due April 10th

NuWay-K&H Cooperative Scholarship - Due April 15th
Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship - Due April 15th
Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont Scholarship - Due April 15th

JBS Maintenance Scholarship -Due April 17th
Easy Automation Inc. Bruce Larson Memorial Scholarship - Due April 20th

Juniors - Minnesota Association of Townships Scholarship - Due May 1st
HS Juniors -Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship for Juniors - Due May 31st

Students:  Stop in the counseling office for more scholarship opportunities and information.

 Visit these websites for college financing and scholarship information. 
www.tuitionfundingsources.com/
www.fastweb.com/
www.scholarshipamerica.org
www.studentscholarships.org​
www.scholarships.com

FINANCIAL AID

FAFSA - Free Application for Federal Student Aid
www.finaid.org
www.gocollege.com
www.studentaid.ed.gov
www.ed.gov

UPCOMING COLLEGE VISITS


*If you would like to attend any college recruiter visits please sign up in the counseling office.

UPCOMING MILITARY VISIT

Army - Thursday, April 16th during lunch


ACT TEST DATES

Test Date

Registration Deadline

(Late Registration Deadline)

September 14, 2019

August 16, 2019

September 1, 2019

October 26, 2019

September 27, 2019

October 13, 2019

December 14, 2019

November 8, 2019

November 25, 2019

February 8, 2020

January 10, 2020

January 17, 2020

April 4, 2020

February 29, 2020

March 16, 2020

June 13, 2020

May 8, 2020

May 25, 2020

 July 18, 2020

 June 19, 2020  June 29, 2020

For more information and to register:

www.actstudent.org
school code: 241-215

ACT PREP INFORMATION
ACT Academy
ACT test prep

Other Helpful Links


Accuplacer practice test

MN Career Information System - Career Planning
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MN Office of Higher Education

NCAA

NCAA Registration

NAIA eligibility

iseek  - Explore careers, research education options and even search for jobs.
Military Information
National Guard
U.S. Army
U.S. Navy
U.S. Air Force
U.S. Marines
U.S. Coast Guard

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