Thursday, October 19, 2017

FROM RIVER VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE!

RVCC is waiving their application fee at these upcoming Quick Admit dates!


Complete the admissions process in one afternoon! Interested students should bring their official high school transcript or official GED scores or official Hiset scores in a sealed envelope.

The application fee will be waived at this event!

Tuesday – 11/7/17 – Keene:   10am-noon and 3pm-6pm
Wednesday – 11/15/17 – Claremont:  10am-noon and 3pm-6pm
Thursday – 11/30/17 – Lebanon: 10am-noon and 3pm-6pm

                Admissions Counselor: Kathleen M. Aldrich

                Social Media Recruiter: Amy McClure


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Monday, October 16, 2017

The American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program

This contest is for students who welcome learning and are looking for an academic challenge and an opportunity to gain scholarship funds.  Students learn about our country's Constitution in a contest that has been held by The American Legion for more than 80 years.  To be eligible, students must be a citizen or a lawful permanent resident of the United States.  Further all contestants must be bonafide students under the age of 20 years on the date of the national contest and must be enrolled in a high school or junior high school (public, parochial, military, private or home school) in which the curriculum of the school is considered to be of high school level.

The subject to be used for the prepared oration must be on some aspect of the United States Constitution with emphasis on a citizen's duties and obligations to our government.  The prepared oration must be the original effort of each contestant and must not take up less than eight minutes or more than 10 minutes for delivery.

To view a copy of the pamphlet and the scholarship amounts, please click HERE.

For more information and a copy of the application (POSTMARKED NO LATER than December 2, 2017), please click HERE.

Monday, September 25, 2017

CollegeWeekLive - Fall 2017 VIRTUAL College Fair - October 4th


VSAC is participating in the American College Application Campaign. We received an email about an event they are hosting in partnership with CollegeWeekLive.

On Wednesday, October 4th, CollegeWeekLive will be holding the Fall 2017 Virtual College Fair. The poster below provides information on some of the tools that will be available and how to participate. This is a free event for students and families.

The American College Application Campaign® is a national effort to increase the number of first-generation and low-income students pursuing a college degree or other higher education credential. ACAC is a special initiative of American Council on Education (ACE).

Founded in 2007, CollegeWeekLive enables students to live chat with admissions representatives and students from hundreds of U.S. universities. CollegeWeekLive is a free, online event designed to connect prospective students with colleges and universities in a live, interactive environment. CollegeWeekLive is held several times a year.

We hope this is useful resource for our seniors and and their families.


Wednesday, September 13, 2017

COMMUNITY SERVICE OPPORTUNITY!

The 25th Annual VT 50 Mountain Bike/Ultra Run is looking for volunteers to help with their upcoming event. Needed are volunteers for the September 23rd check in at Mt. Ascutney (between the hours of 4 and 8 p.m.) and also on September 24th at the Aid Stations. All volunteers get a great t-shirt and a lunch ticket for Sunday post-race meal. If interested, please go to: http://runsignup.com/Race/Volunteer/VT/Brownsville/Vermont50 or e.mail vt50volunteer@gamail.com. Please be sure to take a copy of the Windsor School Community Service Form to be signed by a VT 50 supervisor!

Friday, September 1, 2017

COLLEGE ADMISSIONS Visits to Windsor High School

Each fall, admissions counselors from various colleges make their way through our area and schedule time to visit with interested JUNIORS and SENIORS.  As of September 1 - the following admissions counselors are expected to visit from the following schools.  Students (juniors and seniors only) need to stop in the Guidance Office and sign up to attend these visits by no later than the day prior to the visit.  The list will continue to be "added to" as the fall progresses - so students should take note of the daily bulletin for upcoming visits that may NOT be listed below.  Please see Mrs. Brown in the Guidance Office if you have questions!

College Visits for SENIORS and JUNIORS
As of 9/1/2017      

Thursday, September 14th @ 11:15
State University of New York (SUNY) @ Potsdam

Monday, September 18th @ 10:15
University of Alabama

Tuesday, September 19th @ 1:45
Northern VT University – Johnson Campus (formerly Johnson State College)

Thursday, September 21st  @ 8:30
George Mason University

Thursday, September 21st  @ 11:30
University of Southern Maine

Friday, September 22nd  @ 8:00
Western New England University

Friday, September 22nd  @ 9:30
University of Maine @ Farmington

Friday, September 22nd  @ 11:30
Northern VT University – Lyndon Campus (formerly Lyndon State College)

Monday, September 25th @ 9:30
Endicott College

Monday, September 25th @ 12:00
St. Michael’s College

Monday, October 2nd @ 11:30
Southern NH University

Thursday, October 5th @ 8:00
University of New Hampshire

Thursday, October 12th @ 9:45
University of New England

Friday, October 13th @ 10:30
University of Vermont

Monday, October 30th @ 11:45
Castleton University

Tuesday, October 31st @ 8:30
Husson University

Wednesday, November 1st @ 11:00
Curry College

Wednesday, November 8th @ 8:00
Keene State College

Monday, November 13th @ 2:00
St. Joseph’s College of Maine

Monday, November 20th @ 9:00
Vermont Technical College (VTC)