HHS College Mini-Fairs… Spring 2017

On Thursday, March 9 and Thursday, April 6, the Holliston High School Guidance Dept. will host College Mini Fairs. Approximately 75 college representatives will be available on each date to talk with students. The Mini Fairs will be held in the library during the lunch block. Scheduled colleges Adelphi University University of Alabama Albany College…

College Fair Calendar

Below is some information about upcoming local (and somewhat local) college fairs. Attending a fair is a great opportunity to explore potential colleges and meet admissions counselors (who will likely read your application down the road.) We will publish a list of colleges attending each of the HHS Mini-Fairs as they get closer. Information is available…

Common App Essay Prompts 2017-18

2017-2018 Common Application Essay Prompts 1. Some students have a background, identity, interest, or talent that is so meaningful they believe their application would be incomplete without it. If this sounds like you, then please share your story. [No change] 2. The lessons we take from obstacles we encounter can be fundamental to later success. Recount a…

Linking Khan Academy and College Board Student Accounts

Why link Khan Academy and College Board Accounts? ► FREE! FREE! FREE! ► Personalize your practice: the practice recommendations on Khan Academy will be based on your PSAT/NMSQT results. ► All future scores from the SAT and PSAT/NMSQT will also be sent to Khan Academy to help customize your practice and recommendations even more. ► You…

FAFSA Help Available

If you are looking for help completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid), please consider FAFSA Day Massachusetts, a College Goal Sunday Program. More information and registration is available at: https://www.masfaa.org/fafsa-day-2. Dean College is hosting on Sunday, January 29th.

AFL-CIO Scholarship

The Massachusetts AFL-CIO has an annual scholarship awards program that is available to ALL graduating seniors in high school. The scholarship money available to all winners totals $500,000. For students with a union affiliation (i.e., children/step children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews of union members), additional scholarships are available to you as outlined in the Massachusetts AFL-CIO…