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Juniors

College Prep Timeline
 
For a comprehensive list of "to-dos" for 11th graders to continue preparing for college, click HERE! This list is customizable if you create a free account with Education Quest. Be sure you have selected "Junior" from the menu at the top of the page.
 
Resources for 11th Graders
 
Getting Started: Exploring Careers
  • College is a couple of years away, but the time will fly by! Click here for tips on how to hone in on good career choices for your personality and skillset.
Finding the Right College
  • You know you want to go to college, but you're not sure what types of schools are out there or what would be a good fit for your personality, interests, finances, etcetera. Click here for some excellent resources.
Nebraska College Costs
  • Explore this page for cost comparisons and other helpful information regarding Nebraska colleges.
Paying for College
  • Money: one of the most stressful parts of navigating postsecondary life. Utilize these resources and ideas to help prepare the way to pay for college.
Information for Students with Disabilities
  • Here are some extra bits of information to help with your postsecondary journey!
 
If you need assistance navigating these resources, come see your counselor!
 
ASVAB Test
 
The KHS ASVAB test will be held on 12/9/2021 at CCC. Students who sign up will be dismissed at 12:15 PM and the test will begin at 1PM in room 131 at the Kearney CCC campus.
 
Stay tuned for announcements and emails regarding sign ups for the test in October.
 
College & Career Readiness Day
 
 
On our annual CCR Day, juniors will tour 1-2 college campuses. Preparations and communications regarding CCR Day scheduling and other information will go through Bearcat Time.
 
EducationQuest Virtual College Fair Info
 

Virtual College Fair set for November 10

EducationQuest will host a free Virtual College Fair from 5-8 pm. CT Wednesday, Nov. 10. Counselors, students, and parents are invited to register now at eqf.org/collegefair. There's no need to re-register if you previously registered for October's Virtual College Fair.

Students who visit at least five booths are entered to win a $500 scholarship! Attendees can visit 78 college booths, chat with college reps, and view live college-prep presentations. View a list of 
participating colleges here. 

A live presentation, Successful Scholarship Essay Tips, will begin at 7 p.m. CT. 

 
IMPORTANT DATES
 
CCR Day 2/23/21