805 West Centre Street, Shenandoah PA 17976

District: (570) 462-1936

High School: (570) 462-1957

Elementary: (570) 462-2796 

    Shenandoah Valley  School District

   ANNOUNCEMENTS


  Penn State Schuylkill Math tutoring services available via phone. 

   Students in grades 5-12 who have engaged in a volunteer activity can apply for the Prudential Spirit of Community   Awards  program. Application information can be found in the guidance office or at spirit.prudential.com.

   Seniors who play sports can apply for the Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship. Apply online at   wendysheisman.com or stop in guidance for more information.

   5th through 8th graders can submit entries for the Elks Lodge Americanism Essay Contest. Criteria can be found in the   guidance office.

   Students in 6th-8th grade can enter the Elks Drug Awareness Essay Contest. More information can be found in the   guidance   office.

   Seniors can apply for the Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship. Apply online at www.elks.org.

   Senior students with a sincere interest in becoming an RN can sign up to “spend a day in nursing school” through the   Joseph F.   McCloskey School of Nursing. Slots are limited, so if interested see Mrs. Mikita ASAP.

   High School seniors who plan to pursue a bachelor’s degree, have critical financial need and involvement in   extracurricular   activities can apply for the Horatio Alger Scholarship. Apply online   at www.horatioalger.org/scholarships or stop in guidance.

   Students in grades 6-12 interested in starting a real business or social movement can enroll in the Young Entrepreneurs   Academy or YEA program. Scholarships are available for Shenandoah Valley students and free transportation is also   provided.  See Mrs. Mikita for more information about this exciting program. 









        Wendy's Heisman Scholarship


    Once again, Wendy's® High School Heisman® is  awarding a total of $150,000 in scholarships to the  nation’s most accomplished scholar-athletes. With  winners from every school, 100 State Winners, 10  National Finalists, and 2 National Winners,  graduating seniors have lots of ways to join the    ranks of more than 600,000 past winners—  including several of your school’s very own.

   This year’s winners  from your school will  compete for 100  scholarships, ranging from  $1,000 to $10,000,  along with recognition at the  state and national  levels.  Heisman-worthy  students may apply at wendysheisman.com.  See  the guidance office for more information.


 Financial Aid/Scholarship Information

​     Use the following links to find information

       Finaid - The Smart Guide to Financial Aid
       Blackexcel -  College Help Network 
       Scholarships - Find Scholarships for College
       College Net - Find a Scholarship
       College Apps - Admissions information
       Careers and Colleges - Search colleges, careers and scholarships
       Next Step U - College and Scholarship Search

       www.sacfoundation.com - Schuylkill Area Community Foundation
       Fast Web -  Scholarship search
       College Board - CSS/Profile
       Direct Loans - Government Loans
       Help pay your loans down - Upromise
       Free Application for Federal Student Aid - FASFA 
             - Use this link to get your PIN before you complete your FASFA

​      In Partnership with the Maguire Foundation: Pennsylvania Society Scholarship





 ACT/SAT Resources

  ​​ Use the following links to find information
      SAT - College Board
     ACT - ACT Student
         ACT  Question of the Day


 Talent Search

     This program is designed for post-secondary  readiness. It is under the supervision of Miss  Fritz.
 Visit Talent Search for more information.