Guidance

Mr. Chris Moore is our Guidance Counselor.  Contact him via email at cmoore@orangevillecusd.com or call 815-789-4289 x309

Please keep checking back, things are always being updated. Thank you!

Course Guide 17-18

Testing 17-18

FORMS:

OHS Community Service Requirement Form

List of Possible Organizations to Complete Hours for Community Service

MAP Test Sample Results           MAP parent letter

Transcript Request

LINKS:

FAFSA

https://fafsa.ed.gov/
https://fsaid.ed.gov/npas/index.htm
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL23B9A23CD8DD82DD&feature=plcp

Test Prep

https://www.varsitytutors.com/free-act-resources
https://www.varsitytutors.com/free-sat-resources
http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship
http://www.varsitytutors.com/practice-tests
http://blog.prepscholar.com/printable-act-practice-tests-5-free

PARCC

http://www.isbe.net/parcc-place/default.htm
http://www.parcconline.org/

SAT

https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzCSIilL3WQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KNQGjsOQGpU
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzQ_90fOxeM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yZPK_bi_zU0
ANN MARIE’S LAW: Starting in the 2015-16 school year, Illinois school districts are required to post guidelines and resources related to suicide awareness and prevention.  Below are a number of links, including age-appropriate resources for children.
Ann Marie Foundation
National Council for Suicide Prevention
Centers for Disease Control
Elyssa’s Mission
Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention
 Orangeville CUSD #203 Board Policy has been updated to include SB1793. 

Scholarships Available

*Various scholarships are provided by studentscholarships.org

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Scholarship Requirements Amount Due Date
Highland Community College Various scholarships and award amounts available for current & incoming students of HCC.  Go to http://www.highland.edu/admissions/scholarships.asp for scholarship search. various various deadlines
Morrison Institute of Technology Counselor’s Choice Scholarship Student must attend Morrison Institute of Technology.  See Mr. Moore for details. $1,000 n/a
Lyle & Margaret Scheider Memorial Scholarship at Illinois College Student must attend Illinois College. Award amount may vary none listed
Freeport Garden Club For students interested in Agronomy/Agriculture, Botany, Conservation, Environmental Concerns, Forestry, Horticulture, or Landscape Design/Architecture.  Available in the LMC & Mr. Moore’s office. (3) $500 available Nov. 13, 2017
Hagan Scholarship Foundation Details can be found at www.hsfmo.org various available Nov. 15, 2017
Elks National Foundation Applications can be filled out online at http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm (500) 4-year scholarships, monetary amount varies Nov. 27, 2017
Salvi, Schostok & Pritchard P.C. Scholarship All students are eligible to apply.  Scholarship information can be found at https://www.salvilaw.com/scholarship-contest/ $750, $500, $250 Dec. 1, 2017
University of IL Extension ACES Scholarship Applicants must be attending the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Details can be found at http://academics.aces.illinois.edu/sholarships/new-students Multiple scholarships & amounts will be awarded Dec. 1, 2017
Mr. & Mrs. George Taylor Scholarship Students must be interested in attending the University of Minnesota to study Engineering.  Must have an ACT (or SAT equivalent) composite score of 30. Applications are in Mr. Moore’s office or the LMC. “Full Ride” $100,000 Dec. 29, 2017
Bright Future and LaVoz Latina Scholarship Applicant must be of Hispanic or Latino descent.  Details can be found at www.ywcanwil.org/ywca-leader-luncheon $1,500 Jan. 19, 2018
America’s Farmers Grow Ag Leaders Scholarship Students looking to continue their education in an Ag-related field of study should apply.  Details can be found at GrowAgLeaders.com  Apply at FFA.org/scholarships  $1,500 Feb. 1, 2018
Illinois Chemical Education Foundation All students that are Illinois residents are eligible.  Applications are available in the LMC or Mr. Moore’s office. Additional details can be found at www.cicil.net $2,000 Feb. 23, 2018
Illinois AMVETS Service Foundation Details can be found at www.ilamvets.org (20) Scholarships up to $1,000 Mar. 1, 2018
Masonic and Scottish Rite Scholarships Details can be found at freeportmasonictemple.org Click on Charities & Scholarships, then Available Scholarships. Various amounts awarded. April 1, 2018
Jay Polhill Memorial Scholarship Students must plan on majoring in one of the following: Art/Design, Art History, Commercial Arts, Dance, Design, Fashion, Film and/or Video, Fine Arts, Graphic Design/Art, Interior Design, Journalism, Music, New Media, Photography, Theater, TV News, Photojournalism, Writing.  Applications are available in Mr. Moore’s office and the LMC. $750 April 7, 2018
 Jim and Mary Scheider Scholarship Open to all students. Priority given to “1st of family” student. (2) $1,000 April 24, 2018
Orangeville Education Foundation Open to all students. (2) $500 April 24, 2018
Sandra Dyson Memorial Scholarship Open to all students. Priority given to students entering health care. (2) $500 April 24, 2018