Seniors: Mary Baldwin virtual onsite admissions

Mary Baldwin University will be joining us for a virtual onsite admissions opportunity next week on Tuesday 2/16! This will be a chance for you to meet with your admissions counselor one-on-one and receive an admissions decision in the moment along with your merit scholarship offer! Students who have not yet applied to Mary Baldwin can still sign up for a meeting time to just ask questions about the university, if interested.
To be considered for admission to Mary Baldwin University you need to:

  1. Fill out this form to sign up for a time to meet with MBU counselor 
  2. Submit your MBU application ASAP (before 2/16)
  3. Email your counselor to submit transcripts to MBU ASAP (before 2/16)

Then, on 2/16 you can enjoy a conversation with your MBU counselor and receive your admissions decision right away!
***Important: If you are interested, email your counselor to get your transcripts sent ASAP and submit your MBU application ASAP. You can not be considered for admission if the admissions counselor does not have your application and transcripts ahead of time. If you need help or have any questions, please email mallen@ccps.us!

Germanna Open House

Germanna Community College the offices of Counseling Services and Dual Enrollment cordially invite your students and their families to attend our Open House – this week!  This one hour session will offer information about traditional dual enrollment and independent dual enrollment options for students who will be high school rising  juniors and seniors this coming year!

All are welcome to come and learn more about what Germanna has to offer.  Click here to reserve your seat now: https://forms.gle/tsTQZr7RpqBvMT8F8. For more information you can go to our website at www.germanna.edu.

FAFSA Completion Help!

If you are interested in having one-on-one help completing your FAFSA on Monday 11/23, please sign up here  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D4FABAC2BA7FBC07-fafsa

If you are not available on Monday 11/23, please make an appointment through https://collegeadvisingchs.youcanbook.me and specify that you want help completing your FAFSA.

Make sure to gather all the necessary materials to complete the FAFSA (Parent and Student FSA ID, Driver’s License, Social Security Number, 2019 Federal Income Tax Returns, W2s, other records of money earned, Record of Assets/Bank Statements/Untaxed Income if applicable, and list of colleges that student is applying to).

If you have any questions, please email mallen@ccps.us

United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP)

The Virginia Department of Education will select two student delegates to represent Virginia in the United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) sponsored by the William Randolph Hearst Foundation. 


Each delegate will receive a $10,000 scholarship.  Delegates will attend the 59th annual United States senate youth program Washington week online, March 14 – 18, 2021.
Each public and private high school may submit up to three applications.  Your application must be turned into Mrs. Huntsinger by 12/04 at 3:00pm to be considered for this opportunity.


Eligible 2021 USSYP delegate:

 Student Body president, vice president, secretary, or treasurer
 Class president, vice president, secretary, or treasurer
 Student Council representative
 A National Honor Society officer (including discipline-based honor societies such as the
National English and Social Studies Honor Societies that include service components)
 Student representative elected or appointed (appointed by a panel, commission, or board)to a local, district, regional, or state-level civic service and/or educational organization approved by the state selection administrator

Each nominee must be a permanent resident of the United States and currently enrolled in a public or private secondary school located in the state in which either one of his or her parents or guardians legally resides. 

Application Application link here
Part 2 Complete the essay

VA US Senate Youth Program 20-21 Essay
Part 3 Submit a complete packet to Mrs. Huntsinger by 12/04/2020 no later than 3:00pm. 

Radford U Theater Arts Scholarship

Radford University offers a Theater Arts Major Scholarship :


Pridemore Scholarship  $3000 per year for a total of $12,000

GeorgAnne and Buck Scholarship $1400 first year only


To be eligible: You must have a 3.3 GPA or higher, complete the FAFSA and have demonstrated need, must maintain a  3.0GPA, good conduct, and consistent involvement in theater to renew each year, and attend Radford University. 

Deadline: You must apply to Radford University by 1/15/2021. ruadmiss@radford.eduFor additional information about the above scholarships email: rdunham6@radford.edu or call 540-831-5012. 

Infinite Scholars Program Virtual 10/31/2029

High School Juniors and Seniors Register at Infinite Scholars

After you register for the event, you will receive a confirmation email. Approximately one week prior to the event, you will receive login information. If you register within one week of the event, you will receive your log in information within 24 hours. Register Early. Space is limited.

The Infinite Scholars Program is October 31st! It is virtual. Register today!

 Learn how to finance your college education with scholarships.

 Connect with our network of 400+ colleges WAIVING APPLICATION FEES for our students.

 Schedule one-on-one sessions with college reps to discuss your admission & scholarship opportunities at their schools.

You may receive admission and scholarships on the spot!

Additional topics covered during the event will include types of federal student aid, paying for college through service, websites to search for private scholarships, benefits of community college, responsible borrowing, and scholarship displacement.

FAFSA Information Sessions

Ms. Allen and Ms. Hummer are hosting a FAFSA information session on Wednesday 10/14 at 12:00 PM. Click on the flyer above to learn how to register. Seniors, this is an invaluable opportunity to get some help with the FAFSA – everyone who is considering 4-year, 2-year or trade school should attend!