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Cap & Gown Information
Cap & Gown distribution: Friday, May 6.
If students did not get their cap and gown order forms submitted to the Midwest Grad representative on 11/18, orders can be placed online until 12/15/21 at
Resources for 12th 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!
For scholarship help and information, please visit our Scholarship Page. Local scholarships will not open until 2/8/21 (list will be accessible via our Scholarships Page).
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.
Click here to view a video on navigating Naviance and requesting transcripts. See our transcript page to find step by step instructions!
College & Career Readiness Day
On our annual CCR Day, seniors will complete a business and industry tour and do an individual job shadow. 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 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. 

College Prep Timeline
For a comprehensive list of "to-dos" for 12th 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 "Senior" from the menu at the top of the page.