Your seniors are invited to Northwestern Oklahoma State University! Freshman Connection!Freshman Connection will take place on April 14, 15, 16, 19 & 20. Freshman Connection is the first day for committed and accepted high school seniors to enroll as freshmen at Northwestern. High school seniors will work with faculty members and/or academic advisors to enroll in classes.  Seniors will now simply register for Freshman Connection and then will be contacted by our office to choose the date and time they want to come and enroll. The process has never been simpler or more convenient. Register for the event below!  https://www.nwosu.edu/freshman-connection If your students applied for our Presidential Leadership Class or has already registered for the event, then they are good to go!
2 days ago, Patty Rowe
Freshmen and Sophomores: Oklahoma's Promise offers qualified Oklahoma students an opportunity to earn a scholarship for college tuition. In order to qualify for this scholarship program, you must be an Oklahoma resident, you must enroll in the program during the 8th, 9th, or 10th grades, and your parent's federal adjusted gross income must not exceed $55,000 per year. For more information or to apply, go to www.okpromise.org
3 days ago, Patty Rowe
UCO DRAMA DAY When: Saturday, April 10 (3:15pm - 9:00pm) Cost: FREE for high school juniors/seniors To Register: https://bit.ly/UCODramaDay (space is limited!) About the Event: Registration includes participation in theatre workshops, guided tour of UCO campus, dinner with faculty followed by admission to the UCO student-driven performance of Everybody that evening. Seniors can also audition earlier (2:30pm) for scholarships and acceptance into program. School Groups: We are not able to register school groups for this event. UCO VOICE DAY When: Saturday, April 17 (1:30pm - 9:00pm) Cost: FREE for high school juniors/seniors To Register: https://bit.ly/UCOVoiceDay (space is limited!) About the Event: Registration includes participation in vocal workshops, guided tour of UCO campus, dinner with faculty followed by admission to the UCO Opera performance of Cendrillion that evening. Seniors can also audition earlier (12:30pm) for scholarships and acceptance into program. School Groups: We are not able to register school groups for this event. COVID Precautions are being taken for all events including, but not limited to, no-contact health screenings prior to admittance into the facility, regular cleaning breaks, and mandatory classroom capacity limits. Please note that UCO requires all students, employees, and visitors to wear a mask covering both mouth AND nose on campus when around others, both indoors and outdoors, and practice physical distancing of at least six feet when possible.
16 days ago, Patty Rowe
SENIORS, REMEMBER to check out the Scholarships page on the Newkirk Schools Website. From the blue bar on the home page, click the arrow on HS COUNSELOR, then the arrow on SCHOLARSHIPS. Due dates for scholarships are organized by month. Scholarships are separated by Local (Newkirk / Kay County), State, and National. While you are checking out scholarships, be sure to check out the COLLEGE EVENTS page for Senior Days. To get started, go to www.newkirk.k12.ok.us
16 days ago, Patty Rowe
Tiger Preview Day for Juniors. Wednesday, April 7, 2021 from 9am - 12 pm. Cowley College W.S. Scott Auditorium. You will need to request a college visit day through the counselor's office. Forms are in the HS Library. 
18 days ago, Patty Rowe
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Deadline to apply is June 19, 2021. Award Amount $500 To apply go to  http://www.bigsunathletics.com 
25 days ago, Patty Rowe
Freshmen and Sophomores: Oklahoma's Promise offers qualified Oklahoma students an opportunity to earn a scholarship for college tuition. In order to qualify for this scholarship program, you must be an Oklahoma resident, you must enroll in the program during the 8th, 9th, or 10th grades, and your parent's federal adjusted gross income must not exceed $55,000 per year. For more information or to apply, go to www.okpromise.org
about 1 month ago, Patty Rowe
Cowley College Fall Enrollment. Saturday, March 20th from 9 am - 2 pm. See NHS Facebook page for more details.
about 1 month ago, Patty Rowe
Seniors and parents of seniors, for a step by step video on how to complete the FAFSA, please go to the HS Counselor page on the Newkirk Schools website. Under Financial Aid / College Resources you will be able to find videos and publications to help assist you in completing the FAFSA with your student. If you have questions, or need assistance, please contact Patty Rowe, HS Counselor at 580-362-6241 ext. 126 or prowe@newkirk.k12.ok.us 
about 1 month ago, Patty Rowe
Seniors who have NOT turned in an application for Newkirk Community Scholarships: These are due to the Counselor by Friday, March 5th. 
about 1 month ago, Patty Rowe
SENIORS, REMEMBER to check out the Scholarships page on the Newkirk Schools Website. From the blue bar on the home page, click the arrow on HS COUNSELOR, then the arrow on SCHOLARSHIPS. Due dates for scholarships are organized by month. Scholarships are separated by Local (Newkirk / Kay County), State, and National. While you are checking out scholarships, be sure to check out the COLLEGE EVENTS page for Senior Days. To get started, go to www.newkirk.k12.ok.us
about 2 months ago, Patty Rowe
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Deadline to apply is June 19, 2021. Award Amount $500 To apply go to  http://www.bigsunathletics.com 
about 2 months ago, Patty Rowe
It's time for your students to schedule their New Sooner Orientation Day! Incoming freshmen for fall 2021 can now schedule their New Sooner Orientation Day. New Sooner Orientation Days are full day programs for students to be advised, enroll in their first semester courses, and learn about OU resources that will help them through their time at OU. Parents or guardians are also invited to attend, and we will have parent- and family-focused sessions throughout the day. Registration will open April 1 for the Parent and Family Sessions at parents.ou.edu. Students must complete each item below prior to scheduling an Orientation Day: Set up OU account and email at account.ou.edu Submit the enrollment deposit Take the New Sooner Survey Complete mandatory online training New Sooner Orientation happens regularly throughout the summer (May through July). The deadline to schedule a New Sooner Orientation Day is June 15, 2021. Visit newsooner.ou.edu for more information. New Sooner Orientation is closely monitoring Covid-19 and will make a decision later this Spring if OU will be able to safely have in-person sessions. For now, your students can sign up for their preference of an in-person or online session. If we are unable to have in-person sessions due to Covid-19, all New Sooner Orientation days will remain on the same day and move to an online format. If we are able to have in-person sessions, they will remain in-person and online sessions will remain in a Zoom format. If you or your students have any questions, please contact your OU admissions counselor, Artemio Castillon, at acastillon@ou.edu.
about 2 months ago, Patty Rowe
Virtual College Fairs: OU is participating in the 2021 GPACAC Virtual College Fairs. The fair will feature 100+ colleges from across the country, including the University of Oklahoma. To see the full fair schedule and all the sessions students can attend, go to https://www.strivescan.com/gpacac/ The fair will take place on Sunday, February 21 from 2:00 - 4:45 pm CST. As a special opportunity, this fair includes a College Admission Director Panel immediately before the college fair from 1:00 - 1:45 pm CST on Sunday, February 21. The panelists include Deans, VPs, and Directors from Oklahoma State University, Texas Christian University, Nebraska Wesleyan, Washington University, and Kansas State. This panel will focus on advice and tips for students. Registration is FREE .
about 2 months ago, Patty Rowe
PTC Preview for sophomores and juniors has been rescheduled for February 23 & 25 from 3:30-6:30. Sign up is still required for social distancing. Slots are still available. To sign up, click on the link. https://pioneertech.edu/ptc-preview?category=events
about 2 months ago, Patty Rowe
Freshmen and Sophomores: Oklahoma's Promise offers qualified Oklahoma students an opportunity to earn a scholarship for college tuition. In order to qualify for this scholarship program, you must be an Oklahoma resident, you must enroll in the program during the 8th, 9th, or 10th grades, and your parent's federal adjusted gross income must not exceed $55,000 per year. For more information or to apply, go to www.okpromise.org
about 2 months ago, Patty Rowe
Seniors and parents of seniors, for a step by step video on how to complete the FAFSA, please go to the HS Counselor page on the Newkirk Schools website. Under Financial Aid / College Resources you will be able to find videos and publications to help assist you in completing the FAFSA with your student. If you have questions, or need assistance, please contact Patty Rowe, HS Counselor at 580-362-6241 ext. 126 or prowe@newkirk.k12.ok.us 
2 months ago, Patty Rowe
Northern Encounter at NOC. In Tonkawa, Enid, and Stillwater. For dates, information and to register online go to: www.noc.edu
2 months ago, Patty Rowe
Seniors: Reminder, OU's final admission deadline is February 1st.
3 months ago, Patty Rowe
SENIORS, REMEMBER to check out the Scholarships page on the Newkirk Schools Website. From the blue bar on the home page, click the arrow on HS COUNSELOR, then the arrow on SCHOLARSHIPS. Due dates for scholarships are organized by month. Scholarships are separated by Local (Newkirk / Kay County), State, and National. While you are checking out scholarships, be sure to check out the COLLEGE EVENTS page for Senior Days. To get started, go to www.newkirk.k12.ok.us
3 months ago, Patty Rowe