Counselor

picture of Mrs. Leake
Lisa Leake, Guidance Counselor
leakel@louisiana.k12.mo.us

Contact Mrs. Leake if you want to access
her Google Classroom.
Counseling Center Announcements 
  • Senior Parent Meeting will be held on Thursday, October 17, from 6-6:30 p.m. in the Computer Lab. 

  • The Department of Elementary & Secondary Education school counseling staff has compiled and placed information related to labor shortages & job attainment on their website. Click here to access this information.
 
 

acceptance

Congratulations to the following Class of 2020 students 
who have received college acceptance letters!
  

 



 
act
 
2019–2020 ACT Test Dates and Registration
ACT Test Date Registration Deadline Late Registration Deadline
September 14, 2019 August 16, 2019 August 17-30, 2019
October 26, 2019 September 20, 2019 Sept 21 - Oct 4, 2019
December 14, 2019 November 8, 2019 November 9-22, 2019
February 8, 2020 January 10, 2020 January 11-17, 2020
April 4, 2020 February 28, 2020 February 29-March 3, 2020
June 13, 2020 May 8, 2020 May 9-22, 2020
July 18, 2020* June 19, 2020 June 20-26, 2020

Louisiana High School Code: 262-025

Register Online at:
 www.actstudent.org
 


Helpful Links
 

3 Ways to Build Mental Math Skills Before Taking the ACT

https://abovetheinfluence.com/
Above the Influence
This youth-centered website is intended to help young people learn more about the negative pressures that influence them and prepare them to respond. This site provides factual information about drugs and expert input on drug abuse, addiction, treatment, and other related topics.

www.accreditedonlinecolleges.org
Accredited Online Schools

www.act.org/path/parent
ACT Parent Resources

TIPS FOR PARENTS -Understanding Electronic Aggression
www.cdc.gov/ncipc/dvp/YVP/electronic_agression_ brief_for_ parents.pdf
www.cdc.gov/ncipc/dvp/Electronic_
Aggression_Tip_ Sheet.pdf

Both publications include a review of most current research; examples to help parents and educators identify electronic aggression; prevention tips for parents and caregivers; prevention strategies for educators and educational policy  makers; and prevention tactics for school districts, policy makers, and parents.

www.edudemic.com/online-colleges-in-missouri/
Most colleges and universities are incorporating online degree programs as that is the growing trend that seems to cater best to today’s “modern day” student. As such educators, students and their families will have more to evaluate as they explore all the available options. This page discusses online colleges and programs and the truth behind the often touted selling point of “affordability”.

www.fafsa.ed.gov
Do your FAFSA on-line. You will need a PIN for yourself & your parents. After January 1, it may take several weeks to receive your PIN, so log on soon!

www.fastweb.com 
Scholarship & college info., etc.

www.finaid.org 
Guide to financial aid.

www.goodcall.com/scholarships
The GoodCall Scholarship Search Engine is now recommended by over 1,000 major U.S. colleges and universities. School counselors send their students to GoodCall because we’re 100% free and don’t require students to divulge their personal information to view all of our scholarship listings. Each scholarship on our website is ranked on competition level and the difficulty to apply, a favorite feature for students who want to spend their scholarship application time wisely.

www.march2success.com
US Army sponsored site with tons of study helps including full length practice ACT tests and much more. This site will help you improve test scores.

Quizlet.com
Flashcards, tests, & study games to help you improve your test scores.

MyMajors.com
Interest inventory/college planning guide

www.needalift.org
This 152-page book lists scholarships, grants and loans for which students may qualify. Also contains extensive information on scholarships for veteran's 
dependents.

PowerScore.com
Free official ACT & SAT practice tests

www.salliemae.com

College loan information

www.samhsa.gov
A RESOURCE FROM THE SUBSTANCE ABUSE & MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION (SAMHSA). SAMHSA's Family Guide Web site dedicates an entire section to"Back to School" resources. Everything from helping with homework or issues making friends, to dealing with the back-to-school blues is covered.
  

www.shopsleuth.com/resources/scholarship-guide

Student Savings: The Ultimate Scholarship Resource Guide

www.stchas.edu/foundation
St. Charles Community College scholarships link

Top 50 Strategies for ACT Test Day

usbank.com/studentbanking
Apply for US Bank scholarship 

10 Ways to Prepare Your Teen for College or Work
A Guide for Families