Parent Night Resources

Senior Parent Meeting Agenda

Arrival-5:15- Browse Session with Guests

  • Welcome – Tankersley
  • Special Guest – Subject to change!
    • Representatives from Military
      • National Guard-Jimmy Yarbrough
      • Army-Aaron Bearden
    • SSCC Admission Counselor (Taylor Hollingsworth)
    • GSCC Admission Counselor (Laura Swann)
    • Troy Admission Counselor (Kay Towner)
    • JSU Admission Counselor (Haley Ginn)
    • JSU Scholarships Program Assistant (Beth Sewell)
  • Tankersley
    • College Fairs – Register at
      • Etowah County College Fair – Oct. 5th
    • College Applications
      • Apply to Several Schools (At least 3)
      • College Week(Oct. 29 – Nov.2)
    • ACT Information
      • Next test Date -Oct. 27th
      • Registration deadline Sept 28th
        • Late Registration Sept 29rd - Oct. 14th
    • Recommendation Letters-Start Now!
    • Resumes’/Portfolios-Start Now, Go all the back to 9th grade!!
    • GPA Information/Class Rank-Final after 3rd 9 Weeks!
    • Parchment-Transcript Requests for Schools/Organizations
    • Achieve Alabama (
    • Parent/Student Remind-Text @94aedd to 81010
    • If you receive a scholarship, you MUST put it on Mrs. Monroe’s info sheets.
    • Representatives are invited to Senior Awards Night to present scholarships.
    • All Scholarships received are listed in the Graduation Program.
    • It is important to complete the Admission Application and scholarship application for GSCC and/or Snead as a back –up plan even if you are planning to attend a four year University.
    • College Visits (Principal Excuse)
    • Testing Information – ACT Work Keys- Nov 26th – Nov 30th
    • AP Test – May
    • FAFSA