805 West Centre Street, Shenandoah PA 17976
District: (570) 462-1936
High School: (570) 462-1957
Elementary: (570) 462-2796
Shenandoah Valley School District
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
This program is designed for post-secondary readiness. It is under the supervision of Miss Fritz.
Visit Talent Search for more information.