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This is a reminder for all males: You are required by law to register for the Selective Service with in 30 days of your 18th birthday. To register log on to the selective service website at www.sss.gov

 

 


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Want to improve your ACT score?                                                             

Class 101 is offering an ACT prep course!

When: Nov 17 & 24th 1:00-3:00pm-Dec 1 & 8th 1:00-3:00pm

Where: 1740 S. Glenstone Ave. Unit O
             Springfield, MO 65804

This is a four week course to get prep for the December 14th ACT/ Cost for the 4 week course $399, this covers english, math, reading and science.

If you would like more information call: 417-708-5650 or email at lgoslee@class101.com

 


Come Explore S&T at our Diversity Showcase!

 

Diversity Showcase
Nov. 16, 2019 



Round trip bus transportation for students in the St. Louis area is available. Students are limited to one parent or guardian. Space is limited to the first 50 registrants. Reserve your space for $10, which includes transportation and bus snacks.

 

7:00 AM 

Pick up at the North Hanley Metrolink Station

7:30 AM 
Pick up at the West County Mall (Macy’s Parking Lot)

6:00 PM 
Expected evening arrival at the West County Mall (Macy’s Parking Lot)

6:30 PM 
Expected evening arrival at the North Hanley Metrolink Station

 

Diversity Showcase is an opportunity to learn more about S&T scholarships, academics, student life and campus culture. Students and their families will participate in Open House and Diversity Showcase activities.

Come see what it's like to be a Miner! 


Diversity Showcase
Nov. 16, 2019
Register before November 10, 2019

9:30 AM 
Diversity Showcase and Open House Check-In

9:30 AM – 4:00 PM 

  • Learn about Admissions and Financial Aid
  • Tour the Student Diversity Initiatives House
  • Visit academic departments
  • Explore student organizations and design teams
  • Participate in a S&T alumni and student panel
  • Browse the information fair
  • Take your picture with Joe Miner
  • Tour campus and residence hall

 

 

 




At Duke University, we are focusing on ways to help students come up with creative solutions to Global Challenges. We would like to ask for your assistance in spreading the word about these new Global Challenge courses. We are including below the first communication that we hope you will share with your students through your school newsletter, via email, on social media, or bulletin boards. We thank you in advance for your assistance and please don’t hesitate to contact me if you or your students need additional information.

High School Students Solving Global Challenges!
From Malala to Greta, young people today are taking charge of problems facing the world and solving global challenges! Duke University Summer Session is launching a unique set of new courses in 2020 on today’s most pressing global challenges: Plastic Pollution, Global Epidemics, Access to Healthcare, Human Trafficking, Migrant Crisis, Climate Change, and Food and Nutrition. You will join a network of powerful students from around the world and work together to solve these important problems! 

 

 

 


Upcoming College Representative visit to LR-HS- 2019-2020

Tuesday, October 22nd, 2019 Westminster College Representative

Tuesday, October 29th, 2019 Midwest Technical Institute Representative

 

If any student’s are interested in meeting with any of these College Representatived please sign up in the Counselor’s office on the sign up sheet.


MSU-SHOWCASE 2019/ NOVEMBER 2!

 

 

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MSU campus tour

 

We recently mailed invitations to students to attend the Missouri State University Showcase — our fall open house — scheduled for Saturday, November 2, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Though targeted to high school seniors, we welcome juniors wanting to get an early start on their college search.

We encourage you to share information about Showcase with students who may benefit from the opportunity.

Students and parents will be able to:

  • Learn about the admission process, financial aid, and scholarships.
  • Meet representatives from more than 170 academic majors and programs.
  • Experience Missouri State up close and personal by taking a campus tour.
  • Explore our many housing options and dine on campus.

We want your students to be inspired by the many experiences waiting for them here at Missouri State.

Sincerely,

Office of Admissions
Missouri State University
Admissions@MissouriState.edu

Make your Missouri Statement

 

 


 

 



Greetings from The University of Tulsa!

We are well into October and have a few things to share with you and your students.

  • As a reminder, students who start their application by November 1 are eligible for a $50 application fee waiver. We hope you will encourage your students to take advantage of the offer.
     
  • The Tulsa Time Overnight Visit Program, November 10-11, is quickly approaching and spots are filling up fast. If you have students interested in attending this program, tell them to register at their earliest convenience. We do expect there to be a waitlist as we get closer to the event. Details can be found on the website and registration form.
     
  • The Special Programs Application is open to students who have completed their TU application and submitted their test scores and transcripts. Students can apply for the following programs with this one-stop-shop application. Learn more here. The deadline to apply to one or more of these interdisciplinary programs is January 15.
    • Presidential Scholarship
    • Early Careers in Community Medicine
    • Presidential Leaders Fellowship
    • Honors Program
    • Global Scholars
    • Presbyterian Leaders and Scholars Program

Please let us know if you have any questions. We are happy to help!

The TU Office of Admission

 


Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test

 

  • Practice taking a college admissions standardized test
  • First step in the National Merit Scholarship Program (juniors only)
  • $17, checks made out to LRHS with PSAT in the memo
  • October 16, 2019 from 7:30am to 11:00 in room 510
  • 30 seats available
  • Bring your payment to the Counseling Office to reserve your spot

 

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Build My Future Healthcare Career Day and Industry Showcase

Date:  10/22/2019   Depart LRHS at 8:30 a.m. return at 2:00 pm

Held At:  Mercy Hospital McAuley Conference Center

Juniors and Seniors Eligible

Sign up with Primary Counselor in Counseling Department prior to September 27, 2019 - Student Number capped at 45 students

Students have to return permission form by September 27, 2019.

Students must have at least one of these met to be eligible to attend:

ICAP listed Health Services as Career Path

and/or

Student enrolled in Medical Explorers 

Student enrolled in Anatomy & Physiology

 

Build My Future: Healthcare gives students the opportunity to have a day to work in the Healthcare Industry through an interactive showcase.  Area employer’s, organizations, and educational institutions will participate as sponsors and exhibitors.  Learning labs will allow students to try their hands at various healthcare industry practices such as:  Surgery, Suturing, Phlebotomy, Audiology and more. 

 

Please share this information with your junior and seniors.

 

 


CoxHealth Medical Explorers Spring Registration-2020

Medical Explorers offers young adults and opprtunity to see if a career in health care is right for them. Registration for the next chance to participate is currently underway. Applications will be accepted for the upcoming session until December 1st, 2019 through January 18th,‚Äč 2020.  Open house at Cox South on Saturday, January 18th,  2020 9am-noon in meeting room 2 at Cox South. For more information: https://www.coxhealth.com/schools-education/medical-explorers/

You can also come to the counselor office and pick up an application.


After Care at the Upper is hiring and we are now open to hiring high school students age 16 and up. 

 

If you know any students who might be interested could you have them email me or call me?  We would love to have student's who love kids and are ready to be role models in the building.  We have a huge chance to make relationships and have a great time with the kids at After School....we just need help finding the right people.

 

Let me know if you can think of anyone who would be interested.

 

THANK YOU!  

 

~Jan McClellan

 

Jan McClellan M.Ed
ELL Coordinator/Teacher

After School Coordinator

Logan-Rogersville R-8 School District

 

"One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world" -Malala
 

Posted: 8/22/2019


Missouri State University West Planins

Red Carpet Days-Come see what Missouri State -West Planis has to offer!

 

Red Carpet Days: Come experience campus life first hand: Fall 2019: November 8 & 15; Spring 2020: February 14, 21 & 28

Reserve your spot today!

Sign up online: wp.missouristate.edu/admissions/campusvisit.htm or call 417-255-7955 or 888-466-7897


High School Volunteer Programs (Fall 2019 and Spring 2020)

Wonders of Wildlife National Museum & Aquarium

High school volunteers are trained to interpret to our guests about the Aquarium and the Wildlife Galleries. Participants will receive special instruction on many aspects of aquatic life and conservation; in turn, they share this information with guests at various exhibits in each gallery.

For more information or to Apply today to start this amazing journey, visit: wondersofwildlife.org/volunteer


Journey To College: (FAFSA Frenzy)

Where: Columbia College Springfield Campus/HWY 65 and Battlefield, RD Suite 250 (2nd floor) in the Aaron Sachs Building.

When: October 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th, & November 1st 

Time: 10:00 a.m.-4 p.m.

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Columbia College-Springfield (417) 881-4466.

 


Prepare For Success Fall Courses ACT Test Prep Courses

ACT Blitz                    ACT Live-Online                 ACT Live- Online

Sept. 29- Oct. 20, 2019             Sept. 26- Oct. 22, 2019                         Nov. 5- Dec.3, 2019
 1:00pm-5:00pm                          6pm-8pm                                               6pm-8pm
Sundays                                    Tues. & Thurs.                                       Tues. & Thurs.
MSU Campus                            Live-Online                                            Live- Online
Cost: $499                                 Cost: $499                                             Cost: $499

$50 off with promo code: MSUDC

Call for more details- (417) 836-8974
noncredit.missouristate.edu/acttestprep.htm


Askinosie Chocolate University

Springfield, Missouri – Askinosie Chocolate & Drury University partner to offer a unique learning opportunity, Chocolate University, to Springfield area high school students and are now accepting applications for the 2020 Chocolate University international business immersion program at chocolateuniversity.org. All application materials must be submitted online by September 30, 2019.

Who should apply? Memebers of the classes of 2020 or 2021 from Greene and Christian counties. Students with entrepreneurial spirits, those curious about international and direct trade, believers in doing good through business, seekers of meaningful career. We are lookin for diverse perspectives from a variety of socio-econmic levels, ethnic backgrounds, and interest areas. If you have any question please email Melissa Gelner at meglner@akinosie.com.


   

MISSOURI STATE APPLY FOR FREE 2020 SEMESTER!

 

 

Missouri State University

 

Apply now for free

Exciting announcements from Missouri State

  • Missouri State is now a member of the Common App. We are excited to offer students this additional opportunity to apply for admission to the university.
  • In an effort to remove barriers to the application process, Missouri State will offer students the opportunity to apply for admission free of charge! Yes, for the rest of the school year it will be free to apply for the 2020 semester via the Common App or Missouri State’s online application.

Please encourage your students to apply to Missouri State for free! Go to:

missouristate.edu/apply

 

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LOCAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS
Will be coming soon-Feb of 2020



Local Employment Opportunities

Employers Links
   
Health Services  
Cox Health Systems https://careers.coxhealth.com
Mercy https://mercycareers.jobs
Oxford Health Care www.helpathome.com
OCH Health Systems www.ochonline.com
   
Business, Management & Tech  
Gold Mountain  www.workatgoldmountain.com
CTA www.ctacallcenter.com
Walmart https://careers.walmart.com
Bass Pro Shops https://careerarc.com
Jack Henry careers.jackhenry.com/jobs
Chase https://careersatchase.com
   
   
Industrial & Engineering Tech  
SMC Packaging Group www.smcpackaging.com
UnderCover, Inc htt:/TruckHero.appone.com
3M

https://www.3m.com/

Associated Wholesale Grrocers www.awginc.com
Kraft www.kraftheinzcompany.com
Grizzly Ind www.grizzly.com/jobs
O'Reilly Automotive https://corporate.oreillyauto.com
BNSF-Railway https://jobs.bnsf.com
City Utilities https://cityutilities.net/corporate

 


Academy of Hair Design
NOW OFFERING NIGHT BARBERING CLASSES!
TUE - THURS 5PM-9PM 
SAT 8:30AM - 5PM 

  • NACCAS accredited
  • Straight razor and skin care training!
  • Business classes and resume building
  • Be a part of our student fashion shows, competitions and community outreach opportunities!

Schedule your personalized tour: 417-881-3900                          



Mercy - Alive at 25 - Defensive Driving Course
Proven To Help Teach Young Adults To Drive Safe And Responsibly

Alive at 25 is a highly-interactive course developed by the National Safety Council that helps young adults under the age of 25 take greater responsibility for their driving by focusing on behavior, judgment, and decision making. This free 4-hour classroom course teaches young drivers that there are consequences to their driving behavior and provides the tools for making positive choices.
 What Participants Will Learn

  • People in their age group are more likely to be hurt or killed in a vehicle crash
  • Inexperience, distractions, and peer pressure cause unique driving hazards
  • Speeding, alcohol, and “party drugs” greatly increase their risk of death
  • As a driver or passenger, they can greatly reduce their risk by taking control
  • Committing to changing their driving behavior makes personal, legal and financial sense

Hear From Past Participants
Alive at 25:

  • “Opened my eyes to how dangerous driving really is.”
  • “Made me more aware of what I am able to control in my driving.”
  • “Brings fresh information to the forefront of my mind to help me really be prepared before I hit the road.” 

Want More Information
Call 417-820-7233 or email us at mercyinjurypreventionoffice@mercy.net
To register for the Alive at 25 Defensive Driving Course, visit www.mercy.net/alive 

 

 



Stanford Pre-College Program
Find yourself at Stanford - Summer programs offered to students grades 7-12                                                            
Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies offer highly motivated, intellectually curious students the opportunity to investigate topics not typically taught in secondary schools. Students engage in small classes taught by instructors who are experts in their fields and passionate about teaching. In this setting, students hone their academic skills and form new friendships with intellectual peers.
Stanford Sports Business Academy – Grades 10-11
Students get a glimpse into the world of sports and entertainment, with a focus on management, law, negotiation, marketing, and leadership.
 Summer Humanities Institute – Grades 10-11
A three-week residential program where students explore the big questions at the heart of the humanities in seminars led by distinguished Stanford professors.
 Summer Arts Institute – Grades 9-11
Students come together for a three-week intensive arts program offering academically challenging, interdisciplinary courses in art, visual design, and music.
 Artificial Intelligence Laboratory’s Outreach Summer Program – Grade 9
The Stanford Artificial Intelligence Laboratory has opened its lab doors with a summer program aimed at increasing the number of women in science.
High School Summer College – Ages 16-19
High-achieving students to enroll in Stanford’s Summer Quarter and take the same courses as fully matriculated Stanford students and other visiting undergraduates.
 Summer Institutes – Grades 8-11
A three-week summer residential program where students engage in single-subject intensive study and benefit from small class size and academically themed residences.
 Stanford University Mathematics Camp (SUMaC) – Grades 10-11
SUMaC welcomes an elite group of talented current students from around the world for intensive study in advanced mathematics.
 University-Level Online Math and Physics – Grades 9-12
13 courses are offered throughout the year to give students the opportunity to take an advanced offering of math and physics courses not typically available in secondary schools. 
 Stanford Online High School – Grades 7-12
Through vibrant, real-time, online seminars, the rigorous curriculum challenges students to reason analytically, think creatively, and argue critically.  Stanford OHS offers a number of enrollment options including taking a single course.

For more information visit: https://spcs.stanford.edu/collegecounselor?utm_campaign=CACmailing&utm_source=CACmailing&utm_medium=email

 



Lost & Found Grief Center
Lost & Found Grief Center is partnering with both local hospitals and several other non-profits to offer groups to families who are struggling with a serious illness or life-changing medical event. Groups are for children ages 5-18 whose parent/caregiver has recently had a life-changing medical event, illness, or diagnosis. This can include head injuries that left the parent impaired, or illness in which the family is now adjusting to treatments (even if the prognosis is good), or a potentially terminal diagnosis. Our purpose is to provide a setting in which children can talk about their worries/fears, learn to communicate with parents, & learn about medical terminology.
For more information contact Lost & Found at 417-865-9998.

 



LGBTQ Teen Group
The mission of Megan’s Rainbow is to provide a safe space for LGBTQ teens to interact with peers, share coping skills, and enhance their understanding of self and others. The goal is to foster resiliency and healthy choices within the individual while promoting unity within our community.
Free group for teens 14 – 17 years old (Must have parent/guardian permission)
When:  1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
Time:  7:30 – 9:00pm
Where: Brentwood Christian Church, 1900 East Barataria, Springfeild, MO 65804
For more information, please see your counselor. 

 



Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Program-HOBY- Empower-Lead-Excel

Sophomores-HOBY’S flagship program, the State Leadership Seminar (LS), is designed to empower high school sophomores to recognize their leadership talents and apply them to become effective, ethical leaders in their home, school, and community. Selected student will attend a three-or four-day seminar to participate in hands-on leadership activities, meet leaders in their state, and explore personal leadership skills, while learning how to lead others and make a positive impact in the community. If interested, please see your counselor.

Juniors & Seniors - Register directly for the Advanced Leadership Academy.

  • Be immersed in college-level curricula that enhance self-knowledge and leadership development while facilitating positive social change.
  • Experience a leadership learning environment that fosters project management skills and a year of support from ALA project coaches.
  • Craft a one-year project action plan around a specific service or social enterprise.
  • Earn up to 3 college credits from George mason University.

Register at www.hoby.org/advanced-leadership-academy 

 



United States Air Force Academy
Junior year is when the application process (http://www.academyadmissions.com/admissions/the-application-process/application-steps/) to the United States Air Force Academy truly begins. Students will start by filling out the Pre-Candidate Questionnaire, which becomes available online March 1 every year and starts the application process. When a student is ready to begin the application, they can visit the Pre-Candidate Questionnaire online (https://admissions.usafa.edu/gateway/gateway.aspx). Between March 1 of their junior year and December 31 of their senior year, they must also request nominations (http://www.academyadmissions.com/admissions/the-application-process/nominations/)  from their state’s congressional representative(s) or other designated nominators.

Who Are We Looking For?
The United States Air Force Academy strives to create a highly qualified and truly diverse cadet wing at the Academy each year. In addition to diversity in terms of race, ethnicity and gender, we are looking to expand our applicant pool across individual characteristics defined by our diversity definition, including:
 - Personal life experiences, including having overcome adversity by personal efforts
 - Geographic background, such as region, rural, suburban, urban
 - Socioeconomic and educational background, such as academic excellence and/or whether an individual would be a first generation college student
 - Cultural knowledge and language abilities, with particular emphasis on cultures and languages of strategic importance to the Air Force
 - Work background, including prior enlisted service
 - Physical abilities, including athletic prowess
 - Age, though applicants must be within statutory parameters for academy attendance

We take a holistic view of our applicants.  They're more than a GPA or standardized test score.  We're looking for students who have a desire to serve and seek an education that is on par with highly selective colleges and universities.   For our top diversity candidates, we offer the Falcon Visitation Experience.  This opportunity gives prospective students an opportunity to spend three days on our campus to get a first-hand look at what United States Air Force Academy life is like.  If you have students who may be a good fit for this program, please have them talk to their admissions advisor (http://www.academyadmissions.com/admissions/outreach-programs/find-your-admissions-liaison-officer/). 

Campus Tours
If you have students who are interested in pursuing an appointment to the United States Air Force Academy and plan to visit the campus, they may wish to participate in an escorted tour and admissions briefing. Offered during the academic year to middle school, high school, and post-high school students, tours can help individuals gain a deeper understanding of the United States Air Force Academy environment. Escorted tours are conducted regularly throughout the academic year and require reservations 14 days in advance. We also offer Game Day tours. After the tour, participants will be allowed to purchase discounted tickets to cheer on our AF Falcons for football, hockey, and men’s and women’s basketball. 

For more on available dates for both tours, please go here (http://www.academyadmissions.com/visit-the-academy/escorted-tours/) or call 1-800-443-3864.


 

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Rogersville, Missouri 65742
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