Lori Strode: Attention Parents of Juniors and Seniors! TTU is hosting it’s annual College and Career Fair on Tuesday October 24. We will depart from campus at 8:30 and return before lunch. There is no cost to the students, however STUDENTS MUST RETURN THEIR SIGNED PERMISSION SLIP TO THE 2ND FLOOR COUNSELING CENTER NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 29. Students will NOT be permitted to attend if they do not have the permission slip turned in by the September 29 deadline. Students attending must also have their school ID with them to be allowed on the bus the day of the trip. Permission slips will be distributed at the Junior and Senior meetings and will also be available in the counseling center and online at cookevillecavs.org after September 13, 2017.
Lori Strode: Attention Seniors! The first TN Promise meeting will be held on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 11:00 in the CHS Auditorium. This meeting is for students only and counts as the first required meeting students must attend to be eligible to receive TN Promise.
Darlene Hatcher: 10th and 11th : Governor’s Schools applications are available online at https://www.tn.gov/education/topic/tdoe-governors-schools. The completed application is due to the guidance office on November 20th so that the deadlines can be met.
Lori Strode: Attention Seniors! September 25-29 is College App Week! You are encouraged to start applying to colleges this week. Many colleges require you to apply and be accepted to their university before you can apply for their scholarships, so it is very important to apply early! Your counselors will be available in the Lecture Hall Wednesday, September 27 and Friday, September 29 during your lunchtime to assist you with the college application process.
Karen Trentham: Seniors! If you did not fill out your ACT demographics last week there will be a make-up session at 1:30 on Tuesday in the Lecture Hall. Please make plans to be there!
Sam Matson: GSA will meet in room 156 during the first half of lunch on Thursday. Everyone is welcome!
Lori Strode: Attention Students in need of TN Scholars Volunteer hours! Northeast Elementary School needs volunteers in their LEAPS program. You may contact Stacie Parkins, music teacher at Northeast Elementary. She has 3rd and 4th grade chorus with which she needs assistance. Her chorus meets on Thursdays from 3:00 to 3:50. You may also contact Tera Brooks, Assistant Principal at NEES for other opportunities to volunteer with their LEAPS program at 526-2978.
Counseling Dept. : Governor’s School for the fine arts is now open. Fine Arts has an earlier deadline. Counselor’s will need everything completed for those applications no later than October 27th.