Letters of Recommendation

Seniors plan ahead! Some applications for admission and scholarships require letters of recommendation. Be sure you give the writers plenty of notice and provide them with the Student Information Summary form to help them write a more personal letter.  Counselors will not be available over the winter break and will return on January 4, 2022.

The Counseling Center will be closed from December 24-January 3, 2022.


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Future UNL Students

Seniors who have been accepted to UNL for next year—Our UNL rep, Maddie Wurth  will be here on December 17th, from 12:30-2:30 PM, to help kids with any questions about the MyRed portal or other UNL needs!  Seniors can sign up using the link found in their Graduation Google classroom!

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PreACT Test Information for Thursday, November 4th

On Thursday, November 4th, the PreACT assessment will be administered to students who are in 10th and 11th grade. ALL sophomores and juniors are expected to take the PreACT. This will be a non-school day for current freshmen and seniors– only those students taking the PreACT will need to report to school that day.

 On Thursday, November 4, sophomores and juniors will need to report to East High School for check-in no later than 7:45 a.m. Testing will begin by 8:05 a.m. and will last until approximately 12:30 p.m.

SOPHOMORES: Enter through the main door, DOOR 1.
JUNIORS: Enter through DOOR 21 near the gym.  Continue reading

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Message From Our Cap and Gown Representatives

Hello Seniors,

We hope your Senior year is off to a good start! We are reaching out with information about ordering your cap and gown for graduation.

How to Place Your Order:
Go to https://signaturegraduation.com/pages/choose-your-school
You will be able to order your cap, gown and tassel as well as other items to commemorate your Senior year. Your order will ship to the address of your choosing. We will not come to the school to take orders this year so you will need to order on our website due to Covid 19 restrictions.

Order Apparel?
If you order apparel, typically it will ship to you 7-10 days after you place your order. Continue reading

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Why Take the ASVAB?

Students can use the ASVAB to consider work-related values, make career decisions, learn about educational opportunities, and understand how to use their interests and skills in a career.  The ASVAB  will be given on November 18, 2021 from 8:15-11:30 AM in the media center. Cost is free. Register by November 8 in your Graduation Google Classroom. If you have questions see Mrs. Potthoff in the Counseling Center.

Note: We will not release students’ information to military recruiters.

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Apply2College October 12th and 14th!

Seniors! Apply2College will be held in the commons area.  Stop down to see our college reps and ask questions!!!

October 12th College Reps Helping:
NWU will be here periods 1, 2, 3, 7, 8
UNO, Concordia, Midland, SCC, and Wayne will be here periods 7, 8.

October 14th College Reps Helping:
UNL, SCC, Doane and Bryan will be here periods 1, 2, 3, 7, 8

Check in with your teacher first, then come on down to get any help you need!  All reps are here to answer any questions and assist you in the application process.

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