Greeley Central High School students --empowered to use their voices-- take ownership of their futures, become contributing leaders of society, and develop as resilient, culturally competent citizens. Students are socially, emotionally and academically prepared individuals who choose an appropriate career or college path and experience their best lives in tomorrow's world.
THE GCHS SCHOOL COUNSELING
While providing a safe, nurturing environment, all school counselors collaborate and advocate with students, families and community stakeholders supporting a challenging and equitable education. We empower all students to become leaders and the best versions of themselves socially, emotionally, and academically reflecting Pride, Class, and Dignity in an ever-changing society.
Seniors: Please complete this survey as part of your graduation requirement! https://docs.google.com/forms/
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virtual college fairs You must register to attend:
September 28-30 5:00-7:45 pm Denver Greater Area College Fair (Registration available soon)
October 5-9 VIRTUAL COLLEGE WEEK (Register now!)
Gates Scholarship: Highly selective, last-dollar scholarship awarded to excelling minority seniors from low-income families. 300 students a year are awarded and are meant to boost their potential in life and as leaders. First round due Sept 15. Gates Scholarship
2020 National College Match: By applying, you could receive a full four year scholarship to attend a top college like Stanford, Yale, Duke, Princeton or Amerherst! Quest Bridge scholarship
Boettcher Scholarship: Merit-Based Scholarship for Colorado high school seniors to a full-ride scholarship in Colorado colleges and universities. The program also connects Boettcher Scholars with other recipienets and alumni to help build connections. Highly competitive. Due October 30th. To determine eligibility, go to Boettcher Eligibility. Complete Boettcher Application.
Coca-Cola Scholarship: Achievement based. Seniors showing capacity to lead, serve and make a community impact. Application due October 31st. Coca-Cola Scholarship
Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship: Current high school seniors who are citizens of the US. Awards range from $1000 to $12,500 annually for four years. Deadline Nov 15, 2020 at 11:59 pm, Pacific Time. Elks MVS Scholarship
Daniels Fund: Gives the opportunity to highly motivated students to earn a bachelor's degree. These scholars are self-reliant, honest and respectful. The Daniels Fund Scholarship can be used at any accredited non-proit college or university across the country. Opens Oct. 1, due Nov. 16 at 4:00 pm. Daniels Fund Scholarship
Wells Fargo is giving out a $5,000 scholarship to students who are passionate about making a difference in their community and have been financially impacted by the pandemic. Please review the requirements to see if you are eligible to apply. Due Oct. 2, 2020 7pm. Wells Fargo Impact Scholarship
The Cooke College Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors (3.5 or above) with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation's best four-year colleges and universities. Cooke College Scholarship Program
Aims Foundation Scholarship (opens in November)
Need to know
Student Illness: When the student has been absent for 2 full days, you may call the counseling office at 348-5018 for a homework request. The request takes 24 hours to gather all of the homework.
Checking Grades and Attendance: Keep up to date on your grades and progress by downloading the Infinite Campus App. Contact Phil Ulrickson in the main office for details.
You can also contact your school counselor by phone or make an appointment on this page. Under the "Counseling" tab, click on "Make an Appointment with my counselor".
College Representatives at GCHS: Many representatives come to Central to visit with our students. If you need a pass to meet with a college representative, see Mrs. Endres in the Counseling office.
Women’s Scholarship List: https://thescholarshipsystem.com/blog-for-students-families/the-ultimate-list-of-scholarships-for-women-and-girls/