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Counselor's Corner

 

 

Jennifer Martindale, Ed.S, NCSC

Phone: 662-286-1007      

Email: jmartindale@corinth.k12.ms.us

            


   

 

 

                                                                                    

 


9th Grade- IGCSE English Language- Summer Reading Packet

 

10th Grade- IGCSE English Literature- Summer Reading Packet

 

 

10th Grade- AICE General Paper- Summer Reading Packet

 

11th Grade- English III- Summer Reading Packet

 

11th Grade- AICE English Language- Summer Reading Packet

 

12th Grade- English IV- Summer Reading Packet

 

12th Grade- AICE English Literature- Summer Reading Packet

 

 CSD Handbook- view handbook for graduation information, rules, regulations, policies, etc.

 

PARENTAL OPTOUT INFORMATION FOR PARENTS OF ALL NINTH THROUGH TWELFTH GRADE STUDENTS- select link to download the IHL & Military optout form

 

Get2College Text Messages -Sign up for two-way text messaging from Get2College! Receive reminders about when to apply for college and financial aid, as well as tips about admissions, campus visits, and the ACT. Text us anytime with questions. Messaging is available for high school students (juniors and seniors only) or their parents. Messaging and data rates apply.

 

Request a Transcript - complete and return to counselor's office or if you need to fax the request our fax number is 662-286-1003 

Request a Letter of Recommendation- complete and take to the individual who you need to write the letter

National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Clearinghouse

  

Scholarships & Award Programs: 

 

MTAG, MESG, & HELP  (MS State Financial Aid)

 

Ole Miss AICE Diploma Scholarship Information
MSU AICE Diploma Scholarship Information 
MSU AICE Diploma Scholarship- Instructions on how to apply
MSU - ACT Scholarships & more
 Parents- Where are you employed? Check with your employer about scholarships for your child- Deadline: Varies, so check early

 

College- Where have you been admitted? Colleges and Universities have numerous scholarships- Apply with each individual college/university- Deadline: Varies, so check early

 

Coke Scholar Launches Scholarship Appa Coke Scholars, Christopher J. Gray (2010) created the Scholly scholarship search app. It is already ranked as one of the top apps – #4 in Education. If you are interested download this app 

Coca-Cola Scholarship- Deadline October 31, 2018

 

 


Colleges & Guides to College

 

College Application Fee WaiverIf you are a junior or senior who is eligible for an ACT waiver, you may be able to get a college application fee waived.

 Ole Miss Immunization Form

Health Forms and Requirements for New students at Ole Miss

Fair Opportunity Guide- College admissions and Financial Aid Guide  

Getting Ready for College

More than 500 universities in the USA recognize Cambridge International AS and A Levels, including all Ivy League Universities 

Selective College Admission Information

Juniors Guide to College

Seniors Guide to College

Mississippi's 2 Year Institutional Information

Mississippi's 4 Year Institutional Information

North Carolina State- Paper Mill Engineering Program

NC Undergraduate Programs- Paper Mill Engineering Program

Choices Planner

March 2 Success

Career Interest AssessmentFree test to identify your strongest career interest among six occupational themes: Realistic, Investigative, Artistic, Social, Enterprising, and Conventional (RIASEC)

College Majors- What should I major in? MyMajors.com

Today's Military

College Planning - Great website to get you on the right path

 

 

 

 

College Visit Opportunities for Seniors & Juniors:

  

 

Junior/Seniors- If you would like to get an excused day to visit a college, you must pick up a form in the counselor's office and get is signed by your teachers 2 days prior to your schedule college visit. Keep this form and return it to Mrs. Kathi Irwin, along with a letter from the college stating that you were on their campus in order to get the day excused.

 

 Fall/Spring Days- Visit the website of the college that you are interested in attending. Most colleges offer special fall dates and spring dates for interested students to come visit their campus

 

 

Leadership Opportunities:

 

 

 


 

Mississippi Governors School- (Sophomores & Juniors)- a three-week residential collegiate experience that blends cultural, academic, social, and recreational components into a rich and natural learning environment. Deadline to appy for the summer program is typically in December.

 

 

Boys State- 

 

Girls State- 

 

 

HOBY Leadership Programs (Juniors & Seniors):

 

 

 

Special Recognition/Award Programs:

MS Scholars & Tech Masters Scholars 

 

 

 

Community Service/Volunteer Opportunities: 

 

 

Community Service Log Sheetprint this form and keep up with your community service

 

Lighthouse Foundation-  (Grades 9-12) Tutoring Program. For more information, contact Taylor Combs at tcoombs@corinth.k12.ms.us
Legacy Hospice- Volunteer Program and Ambassador Program

Hospice Advantage  -(16 yrs and older)

Band-Aides needs help with concessions- Please see Mr. Dobbs, Mr. Ratliff or Strom to sign up to volunteer.

 

FEMA Recruiting for Youth Preparedness Council - Students in 8th, 9th, 10th or 11th grade who are engaged in community service or are interested in emergency preparedness may apply to serve on the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Youth Preparedness Council.  Click here for more information. General Q&A

 

 

 

 

 

ACT, SAT & PSAT

ACT Academy- free site with wonderful resources to help students improve their ACT scores. - Students should enter their scores from the pre-ACT or their most recent ACT. The site will provide videos and lessons to help students improve. Getting a great ACT score is possible but it does take committment and hard work.

Prep Factory - Free ACT + SAT prep website 

ACT On-Line Prep- All CHS students have login information 

ACT- On-Line Prep- English- 2hrs -free tutorial video

ACT-On-Line Prep- Reading- 1hr- free tutorial video

ACT-On-Line Prep Science- 1hr free tutorial video

ACT-On-Line Prep- Math- 1.5hr free tutorial video

ACT-On-Line Prep-STEM- 1hr of Math concepts and 1 hr of Science concepts-

ACT Kaplan Online Prep Live Program

The official live, online classroom prep for the ACT test. $179 or free for students who get ACT waivers.

 

  • Live, interactive streaming video classes
  • Kaplan expert teachers available to answer your questions during or outside of class hours
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Official study resources and assessments from the ACT
  • Previously recorded sessions viewable anytime
  • Full access to all aspects of the current ACT Online Prep program

 

ACT Prep- 36 University- Motion graphic videos, mini quizes, immediate feedback, progress tracking. The cost is $15 per month and you can cancel anytime

 

ACT Practice Test- Practice taking the ACT on paper, contains practice test questions, starting on page 10. 

 

ACT Information

ACT Workshops & Tips- Get2College

ACT Math Strategies & Tips

ACT English Strategies & Tips

ACT Science Strategies & Tips

ACT Reading Strategies & Tips

ACT Writing Strategies & Tips

ACT Preparation- Score Plus

SAT Information

PSAT/NMSQT

Preparing for the New PSAT/NMSQT

SAT Practice Test & More-Khan Academy

SAT Practice

 

Financial Aid: 

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and MS State Aid Workshop will be November 7, 2018- 2:00pm-6:00pm in the CHS Library. You must contact the counselor, Jennifer Martindale, at 662-286-1007 to schedule an appointment.

 

FAFSA Tool KitThe Financial Aid Toolkit provides federal student aid information and outreach tools

FAFSA 

What is MTAG, MESG, and HELP?

Mississippi Financial Aid

Finding Funds for College

Guide to Financial Aid for Online Distance Learning 


College & Career Readiness (CCR) Information 

ACT WorkKeys- Functional Work Skills

 

 

Graduation Information:

Differentiated Diploma Options

CHS Diploma Checklist

CHS School Profile 2017-18

AICE Diploma Requirements

Cambridge Exam Results Transcript Application Form

CHS Graduation Requirements

Early Graduation Requirements

Mississippi Scholars Requirements

Mississippi Tech Masters Scholars Requirements

 

 

Cambridge- Corinth High School and Cambridge International Curriculum:  

Corinth High School Profile

More than 500 universities in the USA recognize Cambridge International AS and A Levels, including all Ivy League Universities 

Cambridge International Examination System

Cambridge IGCSE Curriculum (International General Certificate of Secondary Education)

Cambridge AICE Curriculum (Advanced International Certificate of Education)

Guide to AICE Global Perspectives

Cambridge Study Guides for Students

 


 Testing Calendar: 

                Cambridge- November 2018 Exam Series    
             
Code Qualification Syllabus Component Title Exam Date Session Duration
8004/13 AICE General Paper Paper 13 2-Oct-18 PM 2h
9694/21 AICE Thinking Skills Critical Thinking 21 5-Oct-18 AM 1h 45m
9626/02 AICE Information Technology Practical 9-Oct-18 - 2h 30m
8041/21 AICE Divinity The Four Gospels 21 15-Oct-18 AM 3h
0524/21 IGCSE First Language English (US) Reading Passages (Extended) 21 15-Oct-18 AM 2h
9626/11 AICE Information Technology Theory 11 16-Oct-18 AM 1h 45m
9699/13 AICE Sociology The Family 13 16-Oct-18 AM 1h 30m
9708/23 AICE Economics AS Level Data Response and Essay 23 16-Oct-18 PM 1h 30m
9699/23 AICE Sociology Theory and Methods 23 26-Oct-18 AM 1h 30m
9396/02 AICE Physical Education AS Level Coursework 31-Oct-18 - -
0524/04 IGCSE First Language English (US) Coursework Portfolio 04 31-Oct-18 - -
9695/31 AICE Literature in English Poetry & Prose 31 5-Nov-18 AM 2h
9695/41 AICE Literature in English Drama 41 6-Nov-18 AM 2h
9396/11 AICE Physical Education Written Paper 11 9-Nov-18 AM 2h 30m
9708/13 AICE Economics AS Level Multiple Choice 13 15-Nov-18 PM 1h
9694/11 AICE Thinking Skills Problem Solving M/C 11 16-Nov-18 AM 1h 45m