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High School

Scholarships

Scholarships NOTE: Some scholarships that are listed have not opened yet. Check back frequently to see when those scholarships begin to accept applications. Please report any broken links.       . . .

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High School Course Guide

Course Sequence Map for English Course Sequence Map for Driver's Ed Course Sequence Map for Math 20-21 Tri-Point High School Course Guide

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19-20 Because I Care Form

19-20 Because I Care Form

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College Applications

Most college and university applications are available online at the specific school website (usually listed under prospective students or admissions).    Obtain all application materials from the college or university: . . .

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College Exploration Websites

ACT Financial Aid Estimator (www.act.org/fane)  - The Financial Aid Need Estimator allows you to calculate both your family contribution and costs at specific institutions National Architectural Accrediting Board (www.naab.org) - . . .

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Career Information

America's Career InfoNet Bureau of Labor Statistics Illinois Labor Unions Listings Illinois Vocational and Trade Schools American Society of Newspaper Editors  - Journalism Careers Mapping Your . . .

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Financial Aid Information

Tuition Funding Sources (TFS) scholarship search by Wells Fargo Financial Aid FAFSA Federal Student Aid Fin Aid Midwest Exchange Your Financial Aid Journey in 5 Steps by Wells Fargo . . .

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Packing for College Checklist

Packing for college can be overwhelming, and students usually arrive at campus only to find they have forgotten something.  For example, forgetting their window fan on move in day when it's 95 degrees in their residence hall. . . .

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Forms

  DROP/ADD/TRANSFER CLASS FORM TRANSCRIPT RELEASE FORM COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS FORM KCC DUAL CREDIT REGISTRATION FORM      

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Counseling and Treatment Resources

Alcoholics Anonymous www.aa.org Bipolar Disorder http://www.oreilly.com/medical/bipolar/news/resources.html?scrlybrkr=4665c12a Carle Addiction Recovery Center 217.383.6039 www.carleaddictionrecovery.com Caring . . .

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Academic Underachievement & Support Resources

Academic Underachievement Symptoms 1. Repeated failure to complete school or homework assignments on time 2. Academic performance is below the student’s intelligence 3. Heightened anxiety that interferes . . .

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College Visitation Days

  College Visitation Form College days are defined as visitation of post-secondary school sites, tech, career, and armed services. Students must see the administration/guidance counselor with a note 3 days in advance of . . .

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Conflict Resolution

Even the healthiest relationships, at times, experience conflict.  Conflict can be stressful, but if effectively resolved, conflict can build a stronger friendship. Steps: Understand the Problem.   Make sure you . . .

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Contact Information

and Teacherease Link

I can be reached by email: emersond@tripointschools.org or by  phone: (815) 689 - 2110 ext. 318.   Teacherease    

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Estimated Probability of Competing in Athletics Beyond the High School Interscholastic Level

Student Athletes Men's Basketball Women's Basketball Football Baseball High School Student Athletes 540,207 439,550 1,109,278 472,644 NCAA . . .

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How to Calculate Grade Point Averages

How to Calculate Your GPA For each class, multiply the grade points defined for the grade (A=4, etc.) by the credit of  the course (usually 0.5) Add all of the Total Grade Points Add all of the Total Credits (usually . . .

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Illinois College Search and Information

By Don Emerson

Illinois College Fairs Illinois College Fair Calendar

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NCAA Approved Core Course List

Division I and Division II Worksheet Quick Reference Sheet NCAA Approved Course List (CEEB Code/ACT Code: 141525)  

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Presentations on Preparing for College

Below are presentations given by  ISAC (Illinois Student Assistance Commission).  In 1957, state lawmakers created the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) to ensure that financial considerations did not prevent Illinois . . .

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Taking Effective Lecture Notes

Taking Effective Lecture Notes Effective note taking is an important part of effective study.  The following note taking tips should help you get the most out of lectures.   Before Lecture 1) Prepare . . .

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Test Anxiety

Overcoming Test Anxiety

Test anxiety is an uneasiness or apprehension experienced before, during, or after an examination because of concern, worry, or fear. Almost everyone experiences some anxiety. But some students find that anxiety interferes with their . . .

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