• Sophomore News... 

    Employment Opportunity - The Hair Loft

    The Hair Loft is looking for Front Desk Assistant.  13-15 hours per week.  $8 per hour.  Must have good communication and customer service skills.  Contact the Hair Loft at 827-2306.


    FHSU - Hispanic College Institute (HCI)

    Fort Hays State University is proud to announce the third annual Hispanic College Institute (HCI). This unique opportunity to assist high school sophomore and junior Hispanic and Latino students to pursue their educational and personal goals. The FHSU Hispanic College Institute will be held June 20-23, 2018 on the Fort Hays State University campus. This FREE institute is a great opportunity for all Hispanic and Latino students to gain lifelong skills that will help them succeed in today’s world after high school. Apply at www.fhsu.edu/hci. The application deadline is April 1, 2018.




    Next test date:  February 10, 2018 (Registration Deadline: January 12, 2018)
    Upcoming test dates: April 14, 2018, June 9, 2018, July 14, 2018
    For more information on test dates and registration visit: ACT Registration


    South High Student Opportunities...
    Please read carefully.  Some opportunities apply to a specific age/classification of student.  Additional information is available in the Counseling Office.

    Salina Area Technical College - Opportunities for Sophomores and Juniors

    Salina Area Technical College has articulation agreements in place with several area high schools.  This enables students to earn college credit while still in high school.  Contact Student Services for more information.  For more information, visit Salina Tech's website.  To apply for admission to Salina Tech, go to their Application page.  


    ASVAB Testing - Salina Area Technical College

    Salina Tech now offers the opportunity for students to take the Armed Services Vocation Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) every month! The ASVAB is a great way for students to assess their own skills and abilities, and to learn about potential careers that fit with those abilities that they might not have considered previously. Any students may take the ASVAB, and it is not required to share the results with the military. The next available testing date will be January 22 from 8 a.m.-noon. It will be on our campus – 2562 Centennial Road – in the downstairs computer lab in Building A.  It is first-come, first-serve. The next opportunities in 2018 will be Feb. 22, and April 2. The deadline to sign up will be two weeks before each testing date. Dates after April 2 are to be determined – stay tuned!


    Better Business Bureau Video Contest

    BBB’s Foundation is sponsoring a video contest open to all students in grades 9-12 who reside in The Kansas Plains. Cash prizes will be awarded to students and their schools for entries receiving first and second place.  Complete details about the contest, required forms and videos submitted by the 2017 participants can be found by clicking on the Student Video Contest icon on the homepage of BBB’s website at bbbinc.org. For more information, please contact BBB Senior Communications Specialist Jeff Niebaum at 402-898-8550, 800-649-6814 #8550 or at jniebaum@bbbinc.org. The video submission deadline is Friday, February 2, 2018, and the winners will be notified on or before March 1, 2018.


    KSU - 5th Annual Black Student Union State-Wide Leadership Conference

    In honor of Black History Month, the Kansas State University Office of Diversity would like to invite students to the 5th Annual Black Student Union State-wide Leadership Conference.  The Conference will take place at the K-State Student Union on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  For more information or to sign up please see Ms. Smith in the counseling center.  Deadline to sign up is January 30th.


    Wichita State University ACT Prep Workshops

    Wichita State University's Counseling and Testing Center offers a workshop to help high school students prepare to take the ACT.  The workshop will provide general test-taking tips and information for all four subjects of the ACT exam - English, Math, Reading and Science.  The cost for the workshop is $32.  We also offer an ACT Math Prep workshop for $25.  Registration can be done online at www.registerblast.com/wsu.

    ACT Prep (Dates) - January 20, 2018, March 10, 2018, May 5, 2018

    ACT Math Prep (Dates) - February 17, 2018


    Catholic Daughters of the Americas - Essay Contest

    Catholic Daughters of the Americas – Court # 1972 in Salina.  Each year we provide an essay contest for the students in the Salina area.  There are multiple categories for the students to enter under.  Each area will have 3 finalists in them.  The first place finalist will receive a scholarship.  The amount of the scholarship is not revealed until the end of the year breakfast on Saturday May 5th, 2018 at 9am, where it is REQUIRED that the winning students are present to receive their scholarship.  Last year we were very generous with our scholarship money and were able to fund multiple individuals within many tiers for our gifts.  Deadline is February 1, 2018.  Essay Information and Entry Form.


    ACT Workshop - K-State Polytechnic

    K-State Polytechnic is offering the opportunity for an ACT Workshop in the Spring of 2018.  Saturday, February 3, 2018 – K-State Polytechnic Campus in Salina.  There is a fee involved.  Students can sign up at: www.k-state.edu/admissions/act.


    Join the Zoo Teens

    If you are interested in engaging in conservation action through learning, teaching, and connecting with other teens from around the area, then Zoo Teens is for you! Zoo Teens offers teens a unique opportunity to expand their conservation awareness, increase their knowledge of animals and habitats, and develop useful job skills in a collaborative and fun learning environment.  Participants must be at least 13 years of age by May 1, 2018, must participate in mandatory training session, and commit to a minimum number of hours required from March through August, 2018.  For more information and to download application materials please visit www.rollinghillszoo.org and click: get involved / volunteer / teens.  You may also call 785-827-9488 ext. 132 to request an application by mail. 


    KSU - EXCITE Shadow Days

    High school students (grades 9-12) are invited to come experience a day in the life of a college student! Each participant will be paired with a current K-State student who shares similar interests in science, technology, engineering, or math. Together they will attend class, tour campus, share lunch, and discuss what it's like to be in a STEM major at K-State.  Visit Shadow Days for registration information.




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