Calendar of Events
GET TEXT OR EMAIL REMINDERS ABOUT IMPORTANT DATES AND EVENTS THROUGHOUT THE YEAR!
If you would like text updates, follow the text instructions below for the correct class. If you would like email reminders, follow the email instructions below for the correct class.
Class of 2017 - Text @aca3e66 to 81010 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Class of 2018 - Text @aca3e663 to 81010 or send an email to email@example.com.
Class of 2019 - Text @4cd9hk to 81010 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Class of 2020 - Text @2ecgk2 to 81010 or send an email to email@example.com.
The College and Career Center is open
7:00am-3:00pm on school days.
College Application Kick-Off Night
Tuesday, August 30 at 6:00pm in the QHS Student Cafeteria
Come to this event to learn about the college application process and all the nuts and bolts from starting an application to choosing a college. We will discuss the timeline for applying to be sure no deadlines are missed as well as procedures for getting the correct paperwork to colleges.
College Application Workshop
Wednesday, September 14 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm in the QHS Student Cafeteria
Start working on college applications at this workshop. Feel free to show up any time between 5:00pm and 7:00pm to ask questions about the college applications you are working on. Laptops will be provided for your use.
Financial Aid Information Night
Tuesday, September 20 at 6:00pm in the QHS Student Cafeteria
Learn about the different types of financial aid available to students applying to college. We will talk about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and how and when to apply. There are changes to the 2017-18 FAFSA, so be sure to attend this event to stay up to date.
FAFSA Completion Night
Wednesday, October 12 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm in the QHS Student Cafeteria
Representatives from the Financial Aid Department at John Wood Community College will be available to assist families in filing the FAFSA. REMINDER: The 2017-2018 FAFSA opens on October 1st this year. It is important to fill out the FAFSA early, so take advantage of this event to make sure the FAFSA is completed correctly and in a timely manner. Families are welcome to attend any time between 6:00pm and 8:00pm.
IACAC College Fair
Wednesday, October 19 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm at JWCC
Admissions representatives from colleges will be at John Wood Community College to talk to students and their parents about their respective schools. Learn about schools you have been interested in or discover new schools that you may not have heard about before. Bring questions! Families are welcome to attend any time between 6:00pm and 7:30pm.
If you have any questions about any of these events or have other questions about preparing for college and career opportunities, please don't hesitate to contact Maddie Corder at (217) 224-3770 x265 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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