Announcements & Scholarship Opportunities

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ACT/WorkKeys Graduation Cords - Deadline Approaching

posted Mar 15, 2019, 7:00 AM by Keri Miles   [ updated Mar 15, 2019, 7:55 AM ]

ACT & Work Keys Cords have been on sale since March 7.  Out of 231 seniors, 204 qualify for one.  If you have not purchased your cord, you have until 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 19, to do so.  The cords are $8.50 and may be purchased from Ms. Moore in the Counselor's Complex.       

Qualifications:

  • Gold Graduation Cord - Earned WorkKeys Gold or scored 24 to 30 on the ACT
  • Platinum Graduation Cord - Earned WorkKeys Platinum or scored 31 to 36 on the ACT

Free ACT Prep

posted Mar 4, 2019, 10:40 AM by Keri Miles

See attached flyer!  

Note:  To view attachment, access this announcement via Mrs. Miles' website.

CSCA Arminda D. Riser Scholarship - LSUS

posted Mar 4, 2019, 10:38 AM by Keri Miles

Attached, you will find an application for the Arminda D. Riser Scholarship.  The deadline to submit your application, autobiography, and transcript to Mrs. Miles is April 12.  The qualifications are below.
  •       Must enroll at LSU-S for the freshman year
  •       Must intend to pursue a degree in the teaching profession
  •       Have high morals and values
  •       Have a 2.5 grade point average or above on an unweighted 4.0 scale
  •       Possess good attendance for secondary school years
  •       Have strong leadership potential
  •       Demonstrate a willingness to help others
  •       Exhibit personal qualities to counsel and guide effectively
  •       Have no record of disciplinary problems

Community Service Endorsement & State Seal of Biliteracy

posted Feb 28, 2019, 12:49 PM by Keri Miles

The Community Service Endorsement and State Seal of Biliteracy graduation cords are on sale through Friday, March 1.  They are $8.50 each.  See Ms. Moore in the Counselor’s Complex to pay. 

If you qualify for the State Seal of Biliteracy and currently have Mrs. Addington, you may pay Mrs. Addington for the cord.

Going to Grambling State University?

posted Feb 27, 2019, 11:45 AM by Keri Miles

If you're going to Grambling University next year, this scholarship opportunity may be for you...

The Grambling University National Alumni Association, Inc. (GUNAA), Shreveport Alumni Chapter, is please to offer scholarships to local high school students interested in attending GSU.  Payable over a two-semester period, scholarship awards range up to the coveted Eddie Robinson Scholarship in the amount of $2,000.  Attached is the application packet.  The completed packet and essay, along with the required validation data, must be postmarked no later than March 27.  

Note 1 - To access the attachment, you must open this announcement via Mrs. Miles' website.
Note 2 -  The scholarship deadline is during our spring break.  If you need a transcript, you must request it no later than March 15.  

Dudley DeBosier Scholarship Program

posted Feb 26, 2019, 1:18 PM by Keri Miles

Dudley DeBosier, a personal injury law firm with offices throughout the state of Louisiana, is currently accepting applications for their scholarship program.  The program is open to graduating high school seniors in Louisiana who are attending an institution of higher education within one year of graduation.  The law firm is committed to providing eight $1,000 scholarships for written essays and one $2,000 Public Service Announcement scholarship to eligible students.

The deadline to apply for the Dudley DeBosier Scholarship Program is April 26, 2019.  Application forms and additional information are available online at https://www.dudleydebosier.com/collegescholarship/

Women's Republican Club of Shreveport Scholarship

posted Feb 26, 2019, 1:10 PM by Keri Miles

The Women’s Republican Club of Shreveport is offering a $1,000.00 Scholarship for the 2019-2020 year to a registered Republican woman age seventeen or older, enrolled as a senior in high school with plans to attend college in the fall or presently enrolled as a full time student in college.  All interested applicants must complete the attached scholarship packet and submit to the Women’s Republican Club of Shreveport postmarked no later than July 1, 2019.  

Note:  To view the attachments you must access this announcements via Mrs. Miles' website.

On Track Test Prep - ACT Bootcamp

posted Feb 25, 2019, 8:05 AM by Keri Miles

ACT Bootcamp

Dates:  March 2 & March 9  
Time:  9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location:  Holiday Inn Express - 8751 Park Plaza
Contact:  Sherri Moss at 572-5507

Note:  The April ACT is the last ACT that counts toward TOPS.

LA Tech - College of Engineering & Science

posted Feb 21, 2019, 11:20 AM by Keri Miles

·         COES Day (Friday, April 12)

o   COES Day is an event for high school students get a glimpse of majors & organizations in the College of Engineering & Science on Tech’s campus. This event is very interactive and allows students to see different aspects of COES. Each group will be led by a COES student, and taken around to different check points on campus. These “check points” are where the students hear from different organizations/majors and learn different principles of the engineering & science world. For example, one group last year got to dip bouncy balls in dry ice and then watch them shatter afterwards. The event will last from 8am-12pm, and has a $10 fee per participant. This fee includes a lunch, and some pretty cool t-shirts. RSVP online here: http://louisianatech.orgsync.com/org/esa/ES_Day

Barksdale Officer Spouses Club Scholarship

posted Feb 21, 2019, 9:05 AM by Keri Miles

Are you a dependent of a U.S. Armed Forces member (active duty, guard, and/or reserve), currently assigned to Barksdale Air Force Base, including dependents of retired and/or deceased U.S. Armed Forces members?  If so, check out the Barksdale Officer Spouses Club Scholarship.  Information and an application can be found at: http://barksdaleosc.com/scholarships.html.  The deadline to apply is March 31.

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