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FAFSA Challenge ends at midnight TOMORROW!!!

Seniors!  The FAFSA challenge is going on right now!  Complete your FAFSA by THIS FRIDAY, January 14th to be entered to win a prom ticket or a food card!  You did your FSA ID w/ me in the computer lab.  Be sure one of your parents creates their own FSA ID as well.  Remember, that is only the elect…

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ASVAB 2/22 sign ups! Sign up by the end of the day TODAY to be included in ASVAB prep on 1/18!

Sign up for the ASVAB right here at bloomingdaleguidance.org under "request forms!"

There will be a prep seminar prior to the ASVAB, to help you prepare AND there will be an interpretation after the ASVAB to help you understand your scores.

*Remember, it is not just for people looking to join …

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HCC Rep here TODAY & EVERY Thursday during ALL 3 lunches!

HCC rep can be found in Mrs. Edgeman's office (room 102E in Guidance) EVERY Thursday, during ALL 3 lunches!

Come ask questions about college after high school or Dual Enrollment, get help with the application, learn about programs and financial aid, etc...

No appointments necessary, just come…

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Community Service Opportunity

Jontilly Place (Disabled Community for Adults)

1402 Jontilly Place

Brandon, FL 33511

 

-answering phones, taking messages, filing, etc...

-sometimes events are going on and they need help with those

*5pm-7pm weeknights

*Saturdays (a few hours between 9am and 5pm)

 

Conta…

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FloridaShines College 101 Webinars

FloridaShines will host a free online webinar for high school Seniors on February 10th from 6:00-7:00 pm, and for Sophomores and Juniors on February 17th from 6:00-7:00 pm.  Topics to be covered include applying for financial aid and scholarships and planning and preparing for life after high school…

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HCC Rep here TODAY & every Thursday during ALL 3 lunches!

HCC rep can be found in Mrs. Edgeman's office (room 102E in Guidance) EVERY Thursday, during ALL 3 lunches!

Come ask questions about college after high school or Dual Enrollment, get help with the application, learn about programs and financial aid, etc...

No appointments necessary, just come…

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MacDill School Liaison and Military Child Education Coalition College Information Workshops

The MacDill School Liaison and Military Child Education Coalition will present College Information Workshops on January 11th, 12th, 13th, and 14th.  Workshops held at MacDill are for families with base access.  Workshops held at Plant and Newsome High Schools are open to all students.  Topics to…

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Working on an Essay? Paper can help!

Paper offers free, online tutoring and essay help for all Hillsborough County students.  Whether you're working on a college application essay or a paper for class, take advantage of this free resource! 

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Class of 2022 Rank Freeze - February 11th, 2022

Attention Seniors, class rank for the class of 2022 will freeze on Friday, February 11th, 2022.  The issue date on final official grade reports or transcripts must be on or before Friday, January 7th, 2022, to count in the GPA calculation for class rank.  Grade reports dated January 8th, 2022 or aft…

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HCC Rep here TODAY & EVERY Thursday during ALL 3 lunches!

HCC rep can be found in Mrs. Edgeman's office (room 102E in Guidance) EVERY Thursday, during ALL 3 lunches!

Come ask questions about college after high school or Dual Enrollment, get help with the application, learn about programs and financial aid, etc...

No appointments necessary, just come…

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1 college visit TODAY...if you signed up, show up!

Binghamton University - 5th period -Room 116

Dual Enrollment Deadline Reminder

Students planning to register for dual enrollment classes in the spring of 2022 must submit registration paperwork to HCC no later than Friday, November 19th, 2021 (tomorrow), and must register for their dual enrollment classes no later than Friday, December 10th, 2021.  Students must have a 3.0 …

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Juniors & Seniors....1 more college visit has been added...sign up in the pink binder in Guidance if interested!

Bryant University

2 college visits TODAY, if you signed up, SHOW up!

New College - 2nd period -Edgeman's Office (Guidance)

US Air Force - 5th period -Room 116

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1 college visit TODAY...if you signed up, SHOW up!

Beloit College - 5th period -Room 116

College Application Week...College Bingo Friday!

In your 1st period class, you will receive a College BINGO form. Get your BINGO squares signed by various staff members (can’t have the same person sign twice).  Once you get a “BINGO,” turn your BINGO sheet into Guidance and you will be entered in next weeks raffle! 

 

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Juniors & Seniors...3 more college visits have been added...sign up in the pink binder in Guidance if interested!

Beloit College: 5th period - Room 116

Binghamton University: 5th period - Room 116

University of Northwestern Ohio: 5th period - Edgeman's office (room 102E in Guidance)

College Application Week...College Application Day Thursday!

-Senior English classes will meet in the library to get help with college apps or other options (military, tech school, cosmetology school, etc…)

-Done with college apps?  You will apply for the HEF scholarships and/or get FAFSA help!

-Seniors without an English class?  You will receive a p…

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Virtual College Fair Saturday, November 13th

Hillsborough County Schools will host a virtual college fair on Saturday, November 13th from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  The district will send out more information via Peachjar.

College Application Week...Write your Future Wednesday!

 

Stop by guidance (before school, after school, or during your lunch) and write dowwhy you want to go to college on the “College Aspirations” form and you will be entered in next weeks raffle! 

 

***Don’t forget to write your name on the back of t…

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