SCHS Counseling Announcements
Kane Family Foundation Scholarship
The Deadline is March 12, 2021. APPLY NOW
The Kane Family Foundation Scholarships cover full tuition, mandatory course fees, and required books for up to four semesters at PPCC. Students who receive the Kane Family Scholars University Connection Scholarship will also receive full scholarship for four additional semesters at UCCS.
Learn more about the Kane Family Foundation Scholarships and how to apply on our web page: https://www.ppcc.edu/financial-aid-office/ways-pay/scholarships
Unigo.Com $1000 Scholarship
It's a simple essay contest where individuals must simply answer in 250 words:
"Financial literacy is important. Tell us about the smart financial decisions you plan to make to secure your future."
The deadline is 03/31/2021 and the winner will be announced in May.
Attention Juniors and Seniors: Please check out the Junior/Senior Presentation here for important information on this school year and beyond.
Sand Creek High School Counseling
Academic Lettering CriteriaAt Sand Creek High School academic excellence is rewarded with an academic letter. Receiving an academic letter is a three-step process. The following are the requirements for receiving an academic letter.
- GPA of 3.500. A student must receive a 3.5000 GPA or better in a semester to qualify for a certificate.
- All levels receive a certificate.
- Upon receiving the third level an academic letter is awarded.
- Each additional level earns a bar.
- Students will be eligible to receive recognition for their achievements at a previous high school after the semester in which they first qualify for an academic award at Sand Creek High School.
- Upon receipt of official high school transcripts, counselors will determine the level at which the entering student should be honored.
District 49's school counselors are here to support students and families throughout the educational process. Counselors are an integral part of academic achievement through addressing the student as a whole person with various supports in all areas.