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Guidance

The Pantego Christian Academy Guidance department assists our staff and students in fulfilling the mission of the school.  At the senior high level, students are guided in selecting their academic program to fulfill graduation requirements, prepare for and apply to colleges, and manage their academic coursework. The counseling staff meets with students and families and works in cooperation with the faculty and school leadership to plan effectively and prepare efficiently.

News and Events

Seniors - be sure to report all acceptances and scholarships to Mrs. Kulpa.  Any documentation communicating the college and the senior’s name will suffice... we want to celebrate you!!

CLASS OF 2019 - IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Here are some documents for parents and students to complete:

FERPA FORM (For PCA to be able to send your transcripts/recommendation letters - signed by student and parent in both places and give to Mrs. Kulpa)

PARENT BRAG SHEET - If a college requires a counselor recommendation letter (ie., TCU), this helps Mrs. Kulpa write a personal letter. You don't have to fill it all out, just do your best.

COLLEGE APPLICATION PROCESS SHEET - an informational document for you to read

USEFUL LINKS:

https://www.applytexas.org/ Opens officially to file July 1

https://www.commonapp.org/  Opens officially to file August 1

FAFSA4casterhttps://fafsa.ed.gov/  Opens October 1 to file (Free Application for Federal Student Aid - a requirement for some merit scholarships, too). On the home page, bottom right is the FAFSA4caster that allows you to see what you may be eligible for. (See image)

http://www.ncaa.org/student-athletes/future/how-register - NCAA clearing house, $80 fee, do ASAP and tell Mrs. Kulpa so she can upload your junior year transcript

SCHOLARSHIPS

All grades 9-12th SHOULD make a RaiseMe account. Students/Parents can fill out a profile and start earning micro-scholarships for grades, taking the PSAT, community service, athletics, activities... 

 
All grades K-12 can do scholarships on this link, updated monthly.
 

A list of extra scholarships can be found here. A binder filled other scholarships will be available in Mrs. Smith’s office (outside of Mrs. Kulpa’s office).

 

Remaining ACT/SAT Dates 2018:

ACT:  https://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act.html

SAT:  https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register

ACT TEST DATES AND DEADLINES

ACT Test Date ACT Registration Deadline Photo Upload Deadline ACT Scores Available
December, 8, 2018 November 2, 2018 November 30, 2018 December 18, 2018

SAT TEST DATES AND DEADLINES

SAT Test Date SAT Registration Deadline SAT Scores Available
December 1, 2018 November 2, 2018 December 14, 2018
March 9, 2019 February 8, 2019 TBD
May 4, 2019 April 5, 2019 TBD
June 1, 2019 April 3, 2019 TBD

 

MONDAY AT TCU

  • December 3rd at 8:00am-3:30pm @ Texax Christian University

Campus tour, residence hall tour, complimentary breakfast and lunch on campus, and special interest meetings with faculty and financial aid.

BOBCAT DAY!

Reserve your spot!

  • November 17th at 8:00am @ Texas State University
  • February 16th at 8:00am @ Texas State University
  • April 6th at 8:00am @ Texas State University

Informational sessions about academics, guided campus tour, residence hall tour, and student services fair.

ORANGE FRIDAYS AT OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY

Registration Required!

  • November 16th (morning or afternoon sessions offered)

Experience OSU with an informative admissions presentation, walking tour of camps, an athletic tour and other student information sessions.

UNT LIVE!

Register Now!

  • November 26th at 6:16pm @ Sheraton Arlington
  • December 3rd at 6:16pm @ UNT Health Science Center Medical Education & Training Building

An informative, free reception where you can get information on UNT admissions process, housing, scholarships and financial aid.  Various departments will be there to answer any questions as well.

SFA SHOWCASE SATURDAY 

More Information

  • February 23rd at noon-5:00pm @ Stephen F. Austin University
  • March 30th at noon-5:00pm @ Stephen F. Austin University

Experience SFA! An academic fair, campus tour, residence hall tours, admissions counseling, and student service fair are all available.

MAVERICK EXPERIENCE (UTA)

Register Here

  • November 19th at 8:00am-3:00pm @ UTA
  • February 2nd at 8:00am-3:00pm @ UTA
  • March 11th at 8:00am-3:00pm @ UTA
  • July 24th at 8:00am-3:00pm @ UTA

An event that gives prospective freshmen a close-up look at what UTA has to offer.  Sessions on admissions, financial aid, academics and more.  A campus tour and tour of the residence halls are offered.

UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA STUDENT/PARENT RECRUITING EVENT

  • December 3rd at 7:00pm @ Texas Motor Speedway
  • December 4th at 7:00pm @ Hilton Anatole

All grades welcome!

BAYLOR SPRING PREMIERE

April 6, 2019 at 8:30am @ Baylor University

Tour campus, attend academic sessions, visit residence halls, learn about study abroad and enjoy a Dr. Pepper float!

 

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Contact us

Arlington Campus
2201 W Park Row
Arlington, TX 76013
Phone: (817) 460-3315

Mansfield Campus
2351 Country Club Drive
Mansfield, TX 76063
Phone: (817) 522-5900

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