Presentation on theme: "Welcome Senior Parents Banneker High School Class of 2015 1/12/2015 Getting Ready for Post-High Endeavors 6:30pm – 7:30pm Banneker High School Auditorium."— Presentation transcript:
Welcome Senior Parents Banneker High School Class of /12/2015 Getting Ready for Post-High Endeavors 6:30pm – 7:30pm Banneker High School Auditorium
Message From Senior Class Administrator
Message from Our Counselors
Agenda Admissions Testing College Applications & Deadlines Ordering Transcripts Communication
College Admission Tests * SAT I Reasoning Test October 11January 24 November 8March 14 December 6May 2 June 6 *ACT September 13February 7 October 25April 18 December 13June 13 ADMISSIONS TESTS
Ordering Transcripts: Electronically thru: Parchment Exchange Free to students May be sent to colleges or 3 rd party addresses TRANSCRIPTS
Communications Scholarship information is updated on Edmodo.com by Mrs. Hinton. The group code is d6ank8 Seniors can also receive messages via text or through Remind 101. Please to (703) or send an to so that your name can be added to the list of s are also sent to caseload students directly from their counselor.
Scholarship Announcement USDA 1890 National Scholars Program Pays full tuition, fees, books, & room/board Application Deadline: Feb 1, 2015 Requirements U.S. Citizen with a 3.0+ GPA Attend 1 of 19 select HBCUs Major in Agriculture, food, national resource science or related discipline
Financial Aid Financial aid is based on need Must file a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) After January 1 of the senior year File Early Have tax return ready to go Application Assistance will be February 19, :00-7:30pm in Banneker Café. Colleges typically develop individual aid packages around the first of April FINANCIAL AID
Banneker High School Counselors Shamona Harrell, M.Ed Caseload: A-Gray (770) x137 Malongo Mukenge, Ed. S Caseload: Green-O (770) x138 Erick Lawrence, M. Ed Caseload: P-Z (770) x135
Senior Photos Picture Day Lifetouch Studios All yearbook portraits must be taken at Lifetouch Studios in Fayetteville. Yearbook Senior Ads (Final Day for Ads – 2/6/15 at 4pm.) **Full Page - $ **Half-Page - $ **Quarter-Page - $75.00 **Business Card – $25.00
Prom 2015 Location : W Hotel Atlanta Midtown Date: April 17, 2015 Time: 8:00 p.m.– 12 midnight Ticket Price: until January 16, 2015 (Ticket Prices Will Increase After This Date) **Students should pay Ms. Goodley in room 2663** For Any & All Additional Inquiries Please contact Ms. Henderson
Date: Friday, May 1, 2015 Grad Bash is the ultimate graduation party! Your high school seniors will enjoy the world’s most thrilling rides and attractions, live music and non-stop excitement at both of Universal Orlando’s two amazing theme parks: Universal Studios ® and Universal’s Islands of Adventure ®. Plus, seniors will enjoy multiple dance parties; live DJs; video walls; karaoke; street performers and more. Talent for Grad Bash 2015: Trey Songz! Three-time Grammy® nominee Trey Songz performing his latest hits For more information and to volunteer on the planning committee please contact Glenda Shivers – or
Baccalaureate Ceremony Need a Parent Committee Committee Chairman Mr. Holland has agreed to allow the event to occur at Banneker High School – Auditorium and Cafeteria is the Committee Chairman
Senior Fees - Itemized Benjamin Banneker High School Class of 2015 Fees/Dues Package 1 Venue/Programs/Decorations/Inv ites/Misc. – Graduation Regalia (Gown/Cap/Stole/Diploma Cover) – Senior T-Shirt/Hoodie/Senior Weeks/Breakfast – Yearbook – Total: $ 325 based on Bulk Purchases **Late fee will apply after – 2/1/2015. Package 2 Venue/Programs/Decorations/Inv ites/Misc. – Graduation Regalia (Gown/Cap/Stole/Diploma Cover) – Total: $ – Discounted Price $ if paid by 1/10/2015 **Late fee will apply after – 2/1/2015.
Past/Future Events *Holiday Skate Night – Skate Towne – 5:00pm to 8:00pm Thursday December 18, 2014 – Will be a Faculty vs. Senior Class Skate Off. *Senior Night – 1/23/15 – Banneker Wrestling Team *Honda Battle of the Bands – 1/24/15 3:00pm Ga. Dome *Senior Night – 1/27/15 – Banneker Varsity Boys/Girls Basketball *Valentine Sadie Hawkins Dance – 2/6/14 – 4:00pm to 7:00pm Trojan Gym. (Sponsored by Class of 2015) *Spring Festival – Trojan Field – April of 2015 *College Tour of Kennesaw State University – March 2015
Graduation Venue Ga. State University GSU Sports Arena 125 Decatur Street Atlanta, GA Dates 5/24/2015 – 11:00am
Senior Parent Night Meetings January 12, 2015 February 2, 2015 March 2, 2015 April 13, 2015 All meetings start at 6:30pm in the Auditorium
Thank-You Updates Will Be Provided – via newsletters, twitter, robo calls, remindl101,morning and afternoon announcements.