WREN HS WEBSITE: www.anderson1.org. Click on schools, Wren H.S., and then the Guidance tab on the top. Information on testing, scholarships, colleges, a guidance calendar and more.TESTING:
www.collegeboard.com –Student and parent sections. Information on the SAT, AP and CLEP. Register online for the SAT.
www.actstudent.org –ACT information and registration.
www.act.org –more ACT information.
www.tctc.edu –Click on ‘prospective students’, then ‘getting started’, then ‘placement testing’. Information on placement testing for technical colleges.COLLEGES:
www.collegeboard.com –College search and links to all colleges.
www.scois.net –College information and links to all SC public colleges.
www.scicu.org –SC Independent College and University website. Download a free copy of their catalogue.
www.usnews.com/usnews/rankguide/rghome.htm - U.S. News and World Report rankings of colleges.
www.campustours.com –Online tours of colleges.
www.ncaaclearinghouse.net-Register to with the NCAA (to play D1/D2 Sports)
www.commonapp.org - group of colleges that use a common application.CAREER:
www.scois.net –Career testing and information. Students have lifetime membership with the SC Career and Planning System.
www.bls.gov/oco - US Dept of Labor website. Detailed info on various careers.www.yourchildscareer.org –Parent website for helping children with career planning. Designed for parents in Anderson, Oconee and Pickens Counties.FINANICAL AID:
www.pin.ed.gov –Application for PIN# to complete FAFSA online. Should be done in the fall.
www.fafsa.ed.gov –To apply online for Federal Aid (grants, student and parent loans and work-study programs). You must apply after Jan. 1 of the senior year but as close to this date as possible.www.fafsa4caster.ed.gov-get an idea how much aid you might receive from the Fed Gov.
www.studentaid.ed.gov –Information on financial aid.
www.fastweb.com –Free private scholarship search.
www.che.sc.gov -SC Higher Education Scholarship Brochure (Palmetto Fellows, LIFE, HOPE, etc.).
www.slc.sc.edu-SC Student - Loan Corporation-Information on financial aid and student loans for South Carolina residents.www.marines.com -Marineswww.navy.com -Navywww.uscg.mil - –Coast Guardwww.arng.army.mil-Army
National GuardPERSONAL WELL BEING:Dove Self Esteem Discussion Guide: http://www.dove.ca/en/docs/pdf/Discussion_Guide_for_Mothers_11-16yrs.pdf