Welcome to the THS College & Career Counselor page!
Most Common Websites Requested
College Board (SAT) - Register for the SAT, use the College Board Big Future for college & career searches, scholarships & more
ACT - Register for the ACT
Khan Academy - Free online tutoring for your academic courses, SAT/ACT, and more!
THS Testing Center Resources - Learning Express (Prep Step) and TERC
Local Scholarship Deadline Extension
We have extended the submission deadline on many of the local scholarships to Monday, January 24th at 3:00 pm. Be sure to check each scholarship listing for specific details.
To access the scholarships visit Local Tomball Scholarships for Seniors, for the scholarship listing and all you need to know to apply. Remember, there is something for everyone!
Good luck seniors!
Fall 2021 PSAT Scores Released Online!
HOBY: Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Opportunity for 10th Grade
Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership
Empower * Lead * Excel
Be a part of a special leadership conference in June 2022. (Dates TBA) The HOBY mission is to inspire and develop our global community of youth and volunteers to a life dedicated to leadership, service, and innovation. To learn more about HOBY visit www.hobytgc.org/what-is-hoby or HERE for a short video on HOBY
THS will send one male and one female to the HOBY conference.
- Short Answer: In 200 words or less, please describe the most rewarding and challenging aspect of being a leader in your school and community. Make sure to include your name.
- Student Brag Sheet: Submit a student brag sheet. There is a fillable and non-fillable version on Mrs. Nichols website. Click HERE for the Student Brag Sheet or visit www.tinyurl.com/thsccc under the Student Brag Sheet.
DEADLINE is December 3, 2021 by 2:30 pm
Turn in a hard copy to Mrs. Namken in Room 1119 OR email your short answer and student brag sheet to firstname.lastname@example.org. *MAKE SURE TO INCLUDE YOUR NAME ON THE SHORT ANSWER & BRAG SHEET*A THS selection committee will decide the selected students, and those students will be notified by Tuesday, December 7th*
GenTX Scholarship for Seniors
The GenTX scholarship is now live! Our THS faculty and staff generously donated to make this scholarship available for seniors. There will be FOUR $235 scholarships awarded. Counselors will be available to take submissions during ALL lunches at the counselor table across from 1102 in the commons. To apply you will need to do each of the following:
1. Show proof that you've submitted a college or tech/trade school application (Ex: email proof, applicant portal, acceptance letter, etc.)
2. Show proof that you've submitted your FAFSA or TASFA (Ex: SAR, email proof, applicant portal, through your FAFSA website)
Once you've submitted proof your name will be entered into a drawing to win the scholarship. The deadline to enter the scholarship drawing is Friday, December 3rd. The four winners will be surprised sometime the week of December 6th.
Also, if you've been awarded any scholarships, decided where you're attending, honor cords, academic awards, please be sure to fill out the Senior Info sheet at the counselor table. We're now starting to put senior names on the College Bound Cougar Board in the Commons! All seniors should have already received the Senior Info sheet through English class (bright yellow). If you lost yours more will be available at the counselor table.