Welcome to your Senior Year, Class of 2024!

  • Senior Information

    Please take a look and make sure to turn in your Diploma Order Forms, Senior Photos, and order your cap and gown!  That deadline is November 15!  Feel free to ask your counselor or Ms. Alexander questions on any of this! 

    Senior Photos and Quotes due November 15, 2023.  Don't let this important deadline pass you by!

    Cap and Gown orders are DUE November 15, too!  (Updated to Dec 31. 2023 due to Herff Jones website issues) 

    Seniors and their people! Here is information on deadlines and resources for graduation and life after Lathrop that counselors went over on Sept. 13.  Senior Booklet C/O 2024!
     
     
     

    Senior Tidbits

    Seniors!  Counseling is going to start giving you little bits of information regarding the things you should be working on outside of school to prepare you for life after high school.  This will be called Senior tidbits.  Today's senior tidbit is: 
    1. Scholarships - applying for scholarships is a great thing to do over your Winter Break. Some scholarships are good for programs other than college!  Also, fill out your FAFSA if you haven't yet!  Here are the links for websites with scholarships and the FAFSA:

     

    Have you signed up with REMIND yet?

    One of the ways we communicate is via REMIND messages. Please subscribe to your class REMIND messages. 
    Please note, you do not need to download the REMIND app or have a smartphone to receive REMIND messages. 


    The 2023/2024 Class Remind Codes are listed below:

     

    2023/24 Remind App

     Scroll to bottom of page for Transcript Requests

    Just a quick check-in with some upcoming deadlines!
    *Everything in blue is a hyperlink, so please click the links for additional information.  

    Post-Secondary Information

    • FAFSA Help - Fireside Financial with UAF 

    • UAF Application - The University of Alaska Fairbanks has an online application that costs $50. If you qualify for Free or Reduced lunch, please email me, Ms. Alexander, (Honey.Alexander@k12northstar.org) about a NACAC waiver which can waive the application fee. 

    • ACT/SAT Deadlines and Registration - The next ACT deadline is coming soon! Do you qualify for Free or Reduced lunch? Contact Ms. Alexander, via email, to see if you're eligible for a fee-waiver.
      -- Seniors, to receive the Alaska Performance Scholarship, you must take either the ACT or SAT by the deadline in early spring. 

    • Scholarships & Financial Aid Page (LHS Website) - The Lathrop's Scholarship and Financial Aid page is updated monthly with scholarship information and applications. Please review this page frequently and apply!

    • The Postsecondary Planning Presentation is an excellent, interactive resource for all students to explore options for their Life After Lathrop. This presentation includes information regarding:  FAFSA, ACT/SAT Updates, Scholarships, UAF Information, Campus Life, NCAA Eligibility, Trade Union Information, Trade Coordinator Contacts, Military Opportunities, Recruiter Contacts, Resume Writing Tips, Interviewing Techniques, the AKCIS Program, Interest Surveys, Career Planning and many more resources provided. Check it out!
    • Senior Photos 
      • The deadline to submit senior photos and quotes was November 15, 2023. Please contact Mr. Paul Harmon with your questions at paul.harmon@k12northstar.org regarding your senior photos and quote before the deadline.

    • Diploma Order Forms
      • The deadline to submit senior diploma order forms will be Thursday, December 1, by 3:00 pm. Please contact Ms. Clark at annamarie.clark@k12northstar.org with any questions.

     

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