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
College Knowledge Night for 10th & 11th Grade Students and Parents
THS and TMHS are partnering again to bring you the annual College Knowledge Night for 10th and 11th grade students and parents on Tuesday, November 9th. The event will now be held in person at the new Tomball Event Center from 6:00 to 8:10 pm. The evening will be structured with three session times, and students and parents will have several presentation topics to choose from. College Knowledge Night is specifically designed for 10th and 11th grade students in mind as they prepare for the college application process.
College Knowledge Night
Tuesday, November 9, 2021
Open to 10th & 11th grade students and parents
Tomball Event Center
20235 Cypress Rosehill Rd
Tomball, Texas 77377
Texas Public University Admissions
Community College to University - How to Navigate the Transferring Process
In State vs. Out of State Admission
Highly Selective Institutions
Financial Aid & Scholarships
Primeros Pasos: El camino a la Universidad
Click HERE for the even program with session descriptions and times offered.
We look forward to seeing you at the event!
Aviation Simulator Event for 11th and 12th Grade
November 10, 2021
Offered 3rd-7th period
*space limited, sign up required
THERE ARE STILL SPOTS LEFT!
Senior Event: Lone Star College Career Exploration
Lone Star College Career Exploration
Thursday, November 4th
THS Library during 3rd or 4th period
- Sterile Processing - Assisting during surgical procedures
- CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant
- Accounting Certificate Program
- Floorhand/Roustabout - Oil industry certification. Starting salary of $43K with top earners of $195K
- Field Service Technician - On site service, diagnostics and repair of electrical products or equipment
University of Alabama Free App Week
Apply to the University of Alabama FREE starting now through Friday, October 22nd at 11:59 pm.
- UA Freshman App
- Under the Additional Information section select YES under Application Fee Waiver, then select Free App Week 2022 from the drop down choices.
- Common Application
- In the Alabama Application Questions within the General section you will see 'Do you intend to use of these school-specific fee waivers?', then select Free App Week 2022 from the dropdown choices.
Young Women Energized Scholarship - Deadline 10/23
5 Day Countdown to YWE Event and $10,000 Scholarship Deadline!
The # 1 Break-Out Session From Last Year's Young Women Energized Virtual Conference "Mastering the Art of Writing for Success - Momentum Education " is back again!
This year with an additional topic: "Writing A Powerful Personal Statement - Young Women’s College Preparatory School ".
The objective of both these writing classes is to ensure you highlight your best qualities to gain entry into any college you apply to! REGISTER TODAY! (Registration link below)
Additionally, YWE attendees will receive additional points towards their $10,000 scholarship application score for attending!
The Women’s Energy Network of Houston is pleased to sponsor ten (10) $10,000 one-time awards to exemplary high school senior girls from the greater Houston area. Through its programs, WEN is committed to introducing high school students to careers in STEM and energy, helping to fuel the industry’s need for top talent in the future.
The scholarship applications deadline is 10/23/2021; recipients will be announced on or about October 30, 2021.
For more details, visit www.ywehouston.org.
YWE STEM Conference Registration:
Louisiana Tech University will be here next Tuesday, October 19th during 5th period!
Some of LA Tech's top majors are:
- Mechanical Engineering
- Computer Science
- Business Administration and Management
- Construction Engineering
- Accounting and Marketing
They offer amazing scholarships, have a beautiful campus, and is only a short 5 hour drive from Tomball!
Cypress-Woodlands Junior Forum Scholarship for Senior Girls
Cypress-Woodlands Junior Forum Scholarship for Senior Girls
The Cypress-Woodlands Junior Forum Founding Members' Scholarship is available to graduating senior women. This $1,000 scholarship is awarded to young women who have made the effort during their high school career to volunteer their time and talents to their community. The primary criterion used to evaluate applicants is their Community Service. Academic performance and financial need are secondary considerations in determining the scholarship recipients(s). Applications are available online or in Mrs. Nichols' office.
The application deadline is January 7, 2022.
DAR Good Citizen Scholarship Contest for Seniors
DAR Good Citizens Program Overview
The DAR Good Citizens program and scholarship contest is intended to encourage and reward the qualities of good citizenship. The program is open to all senior class students enrolled in accredited public or secondary schools that are in good standing with their state boards of education. United States citizenship is not required. The student selected as the school’s DAR Good Citizen must have the qualities of:
Dependability: truthfulness, loyalty, punctuality, and being worthy of trust
Service: cooperation, courtesy, and contributing to the welfare of others
Leadership: personality, self-control, ability to assume responsibility, ability to inspire others, and a decision-maker
Patriotism: devotion to and support of one’s country, supporting service members and veterans, working for causes. that make one’s community stronger, and appreciating the cultural and historic importance of America’s unique population
Click HERE for the details and to apply.
Part 1: Friday, October 15th by 3:00 pm
Rice University Virtual Information Session
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Central Time)