From the Counselors

                        UHS Counselors

Melinda Bell- Cohort 2017 Last Name A-L   Melinda.bell@wacoisd.org      

Courtney Copas- 2018 Cohort Courtney.copas@wacoisd.org

Denise Clifton- Cohort 2019  Denise.clifton@wacoisd.org

Amy Davis 2020 Cohort amy.davis@wacoisd.org

Brittany Davis- Academic Advisor Brittany.davis@wacoisd.org

 


Check your child’s grades, attendance, and more-

 WISD Parent Portal Link- http://www.wacoisd.org/cms/one.aspx?portalid=428&pageid=235240             

 

 Requesting Transcripts-

 Please complete transcript request form located in the registrar’s office. Allow 48 hours for your request to be fulfilled.

 

Tutoring Information-

 *See your child’s teacher for their individual tutoring times.

 

Graduation Plans and Course Descriptions-

 Secondary Information Guide-http://www.wacoisd.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=428&pageId=191193              

Side by side comparison of graduation plans-

http://www.livebinders.com/media/get/MTE4MTAyMzU=

 

Dual Credit-

WISD Dual Credit website-http://www.wacoisd.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=428&pageId=328112             

 

SAT and ACT-

*See Mrs. Davis Room#-P1028 for SAT/ACT waivers and assistance.

SAT Website-  https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register            

ACT Website- http://www.actstudent.org/     

 

Applying to College-

https://www.applytexas.org/adappc/gen/c_start.WBX          

 

Financial Aid and Scholarships-

Free application for financial aid- https://fafsa.ed.gov/           

UHS link for scholarship information- http://unihigh.wacoisd.org/cms/One.aspx?portalId=10282&pageId=248919        

Brazos Education Foundation- http://www.brazos.us.com/students/ 


http://www.college-scholarships.com  -This website links to 70 scholarship search data bases, GPA and student loan calculators, a guide to the FAFSA, information on online degree programs for adults, and dozens of helpful articles for college students of all ages.                 

5 Items to prepare for scholarships-

  1. Meaningful community service
  2. Resume
  3. Essay-(my story)
  4. Recommendation letters
  5. Transcript

*Create a folder in your google account for scholarships

 

Other Helpful Links to Prepare for your Future-

https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/    

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/    

http://tea.texas.gov/communications/brochures.aspx   

http://www.college-scholarships.com/schools/texas  -This website lists and offers contact information for virtually all post-secondary schools, colleges, and universities in your state.