School Counseling Links

Academic Support:

www.khanacademy.org :   Wow.  A WONDERFUL tutoring site that has hundreds of videos on a variety of academic subjects (especially math). Want to know how to what a quadratic formula is? Watch the short video! Want to learn the best approaches to a word problem? Watch a video! Algebra, Geometry, Banking, Brain teasers and MUCH more!  Let Mrs. Dalton know what you think after you try a few!

 

Helpful Websites for College and Career: 

http://campbellcountylibraries.org:  Check out this link to our local branch of the Campbell County library. Sites for elementary, middle and high school students for research, testing and other academic support sites! 

www.collegeboard.org:    Register for the SATs, search for colleges that match your needs, interests, etc.

www.actstudent.org/regist/index.html  :   Register for the ACT , test prep, college search, career planning 

 www.vawizard.com  : Website provides free information regarding Virginia community college system.  Provides a great calculator that helps to determine how much money you would save going to a community college versus a four year college

www.virginiaprivatecolleges.org : Information on private colleges in Virginia. Also has information regarding the TAG grant which is a program that provides annual grants to Virginia residents who are full-time students at eligible nonprofit, private colleges and universities in the state.

www.petersons.com  :  Free College Search Program

www.fastweb.com  :Large scholarship free search website

www.scholarships.com : scholarships! scholarships! scholarships!

www.eCampusTours.com : College tours "on line". 360-degree views of over a thousand schools. Also provides a free national scholarship search.

https://www.commonapp.org   :The Common Application which is accepted by over 100 colleges and universities

http://www.coalitionforcollegeaccess.org  : The coalition application is accepted at many colleges and universities

 http://www.eduinconline.com/ : The Common Black College Application which allows students to apply to several historically black colleges and universities at one time for one low fee

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/ :  Free Application for Federal Student Aid (ALL students planning on attending college in the 2011 - 2012 school year will need to complete this application).  Applications for the 2011 - 2012 school may be submitted beginning January 1, 2011.  Check the Guidance Announcement section for the date of our financial aid workshop.

Occupational Handbook : Career Search information