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!

 

Counseling Staff

Alison Rempe

Student Success Coordinator

ACT Information

Choose the ACT-No Writing Test!

Cost : $55.00 (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.*

2021-2022 ACT DATES

Test Date Registration Deadline (Late Fee Required)
  • September 11, 2021
August 6, 2021 August 20, 2021
  • October 23, 2021
September 17, 2021 October 1, 2021
  • December 11, 2021
November 5, 2021 November 19, 2021
  •  February 12, 2022
 January 7, 2022 January 21, 2022
  •  April 2, 2022
 February 25, 2022 March 11, 2022
  •  June 11, 2022
 May 6, 2022 May 20, 2022
  •  July 16, 2021
 June 17, 2022

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.

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March Due Date:


April Due Date:

Local Scholarships:

  • Harry B. Sweet Scholarship (March 1)
  • 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)
  • Phillips County PEO Scholarship (March 31)
  • L. Kent Culbertson Memorial Scholarship (April 15)
  • Phillips County Hospital Auxiliary Health Care Scholarship (April 15)
  • Carrol Darlene Booz Charitable Trust Scholarship (April 1)
  • Strothers Insurance Scholarship (April 25)
  • 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)
  • Kansas County Clerks Election Officials Association Scholarship (March 30) HS & POST-GRAD
  • Kensington/Thunder Ridge Alumni Scholarship – (April 22)
  • Jim Johnson Scholarship (April 20)

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!

For more information on scholarship scams:

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