Counselor's Corner

Welcome to the Counselor’s Corner! Here you will find information about: ACT Registration, graduation requirements, financial aid, scholarships, and college searches.

Please check often for updates and contact me at school if you have questions about the content on this page!

If there are any discrepancies on the fillable forms for the scholarships, please let me know so I can fix them!

 

Counseling Staff

Alison Rempe

Student Success Coordinator

ACT Information

Choose the ACT-No Writing Test!

Cost : $65.00 (fee waivers are available for students who qualify – see counselor for details)

Thunder Ridge School Code: 171-580

To register, go to www.act.org or see Ms. Rempe. There are fee waivers available for students who qualify.

*Please ask if needing extra ACT Prep help.*

2022-2023 ACT DATES

Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
  • September 10, 2022
August 5, 2022 August 19, 2022
  • October 22, 2022
September 16, 2022 September 30, 2022
  • December 10, 2022
November 4, 2022 November 15, 2022
  •  February 11, 2023
 January 6, 2023 January 20, 2023
  •  April 15, 2023
 March 10, 2023 March 24, 2023
  •  June 10, 2023
 May 5, 2023 May 19, 2023
  •  July 15, 2023
 June 16, 2023

Senior Scholarship Information

All scholarship information that comes to me will be posted on this web-site. And/or emailed out to senior students and their parents.

February Due Date:

 

March Due Date:


April Due Date:

Local Scholarships:

  • Harry B. Sweet Scholarship (March 1)
  • True Blue KSHSAA Scholarship (March 1)
  • Kansas Board of Regents Scholarships (May 1)
    • There are many scholarships available at this link! HS & POST GRAD OPTIONS
  • D.C. Duer Scholarship (March 30)
  • Bill and Julia Thomas Charitable Trust Scholarship – HS STUDENTS ONLY (April 1)
  • Bill and Julia Thomas Charitable Trust Scholarship – POST-GRAD STUDENTS ONLY (April 1)
  • Bill and Julia Thomas Nursing Scholarship (April 1)
  • Orville L. and Beverly Borgman Scholarship – HS & POST-GRAD (April 1)
  • Thunder Ridge Educational Association Scholarship (April 1)
  • Fred Marran Post #166 American Legion Scholarship (April 15)
  • Fred Marran Post #166 Sons of the American Legion Scholarship (April 1)
  • Fred Marran Post #166 American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship (April 1)
  • Fred Marran #166 Vada Bonnett American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship (April 1)
  • Agra American Legion and Auxiliary Post #357 Scholarship (April 15)
  • USD 110 Vada Bonnett Scholarship (April 1)
  • Theodore and Ruth Levin Charitable Trust Scholarship (April 1)
  • Vada Bonnett Music Scholarship (April 1)
  • Carrol Darlene Booz Charitable Trust Scholarship (April 1)
  • Kilmer-Miller Scholarship (April 1)
  • Carl and Martha Grauerholz Memorial Scholarship (March 31)
  • Renewable – Carl and Martha Grauerholz Memorial Scholarship (March 31)
  • Arnold “Tarzan” Levin Memorial Scholarship (March 31)
  • Renewable – Arnold “Tarzan” Levin Memorial Scholarship (March 31)
  • Edward G. Beckman Scholarship Trust – HS SENIORS ONLY (April 1)
  • Edward G. Beckman Scholarship Trust – POST-GRAD STUDENTS ONLY (April 1)
  • Rathert Foundation Scholarship Fund (April 1)
  • Margaret Nelson Castle College Scholarship Trust – POST-GRAD STUDENTS ONLY (April 1)
  • Margaret Nelson Castle College Scholarship Trust – HS STUDENTS ONLY (April 1)
  • Margaret Nelson Castle Vocational-Technical Scholarship Trust – HS STUDENTS ONLY (April 1)
  • Cleon Dettmer Charitable Trust Scholarship (April 1) POST-GRAD STUDENTS ONLY
  • Wanda May Vinson Scholarship – ACTIVE KAY Members Only! (April 1)
  • Vietnam Veterans of America Scholarship – (April 15)
  • Kensington/Thunder Ridge Alumni Scholarship – (April 22) HS ONLY

Financial Aid

Priority Deadline for Kansas – Received by April 1. Some schools may have an earlier priority deadline!

Education Quest – Located in Kearney. Will help families fill out FASFA for FREE!! Do not pay ANY company to help with filling out FASFA. Be careful of scams!

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