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Helpful Links

The following are some links to web sites we feel can be useful in helping succeed in high school and getting ready for life after graduation. Many of these sites are used by the counselors working with the students. 

Please be aware that if you are paying anyone to help you find college information or a scholarship, you are paying someone for information and help that is FREE!!!! Before doing so, contact any high school counselor, college admission representative or college financial aid officer first.

***Midwest Student Exchange Program***

A tuition reduction program that makes attending out of state colleges and universities more affordable for non-resident students. Visit the website to learn more. 


Monster Leadership—Birkman Method—personality assessment infromation. (must pay for the test/service)


GENERAL TUTORIALS - General tutorial videos on many subject - especially math and science


SPI Study Abroad Program

CCI Greenheart Exchange Program

Foreign Links Around the World

Board of Regents (scholarships, curriculum requirements, college info, etc): 

List of KS colleges (including community colleges and tech schools):

Please visit our College Essays page



Suicide Prevention Pamphlet


Big Future (CollegeBoard) -Search schools, scholarships, majors/careers, paying for college, helpful articles, etc.

My Next Move- Career inventory and search engine

My Majors --Major/Career and college search as well as career inventory

KS Career Pipeline – career inventories, career and college search, resume info, information for different options after high school etc. Registration through ACHS required. Information given to students—contact counselor for more information. 

Smart Scholar—Choosing the Right College – resources and links on many different college planning topics

ACT Profile-- career inventories, career and college search, resume info, information for different options after high school etc.

POST SECONDARY SCHOOLS -- free webinars about choosing a college, financial aid, planning for college, etc.

CollegeWeekLive--tutorials, live chats/events, resources, scholarships

Find the Best - compare schools and programs (many other topics are available as well) - Governments National Center for Education Statistics - Search for both schools and scholarships Search for both schools and scholarships. You are also able to compare several schools in different categories. - Search for both schools and scholarships. - Developed by the Peterson�s Guide Company - a search engine for both schools and scholarships.


CAREER - Developed for the Department of Defense - The Occupational Network - Occupational Outlook Handbook listing information and statistics on all careers - Developed with for the Department of Labor - Provides Salaries for occupations throughout the country - NY state Career Center - California Career Center - Occupational Employment Statistics Query System - General information for careers for college grads - America's Career Info Net. Database & information network on careers. (college and career planning) (more information on how to log-in and register coming soon) (college, major, scholarships) (college, career, scholarships) (college, career, scholarships, test-prep) 

FAFSA (Federal Financial Aid)

Visit our FAFSA page 

Visit our Scholarship Page


Military Academies—application information

Department of Defense—links to all branches of the military

ROTC Program Search  - Selective Service Registration - Military Scholarship Finder


Please visit our ACT/SAT page for general information and test-prep opportunities.