The Edward J. “Ed” Langton Scholarship is a one-time annual scholarship of $1,000.00 awarded to a Pine Belt area high school student based on academic excellence, community involvement and financial need. We are seeking to provide this opportunity to a well-rounded, knowledge-seeking individual with the character and determination to excel. Turn in the complete application including all attachments to any Grand Bank location by 4:30 p.m. on March 15, 2017. (Please note that incomplete, late and/or mailed applications will not be considered.) Click here: Ed Langton Scholarship
Petal Education Foundation Scholarship listings are now on the website!
1: Online through your MyPaymentPlus account (Mealpay)
2: Credit Card
All payments can be made in Mrs. Daughdrill's office on the 100 hall.
Here is the exemption policy from the handbook. Read it carefully...absentees, fines, ISS, OSS, 9th/10th English...
1.29 - EXEMPTION POLICY (PHS)
-Exemptions will be permitted for all end-of-course tests.
-Any student who has an “A” average, satisfactory conduct, and has not exceeded 6 absences in periods 2 or 3, or 12 absences in periods 1, 4, 5, or 6.
-If a class ends in 9 weeks in 2nd or 3rd period, the student cannot exceed 3 absences to be exempt.
-To be exempt with an 80 or above average, a student must have satisfactory conduct and no more than (2) total days absent in a course taken all year or one (1) absence in a block period course or semester course.
-All students eligible for exemption may at their discretion take the exam.
-A student cannot be exempt if a FINE is owed.
-No exemptions will be permitted for any student who has been assigned to ISS or out-of school suspension.
-No exemptions are allowed in 9th or 10th grade English.
Scholarships:1. The first scholarship is "Aspiring Fashion Professional" Scholarship. This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link http:// www.fashion-schools.org and find the scholarship located at the bottom of the page and click on it.
3. The 3rd scholarship was started late last year and is being offered again this year. "Aspiring Business Professional" Scholarship. This is a $1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit this link http://www.onlinembareport.com/ and find the scholarship located at the right side of the page and click on it.
Each year, the program selects roughly 20 college bound students who excel in leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship to receive $10,000 renewable scholarships - up to $40,000 total per recipient. For more information, eligibility requirements, and an online application, visit the link below. The deadline to apply is January 5, 2017. https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/
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USM- The December ACT is the last ACT score USM will take for scholarship purposes. The deadline to register for the December 10th ACT is Nov. 4th Late fee registration will be from Nov. 5-18.Scholarship.
Mississippi State -The February ACT/SAT of your senior year is the last ACT/SAT to be considered for scholarship purposes.
Online general scholarship application priority dates are DEC 1st for Competitive, Private Scholarships and Leadership, Service Scholarships.
Ole Miss - December- Academic Excellence (ACT) and other non-competitive entering freshman scholarships are awarded and letters mailed to students for the 2017-2018 academic year. This is an ongoing process....get your application done early!!
Incoming freshmen who wish to be considered for competitive scholarships must file a University of Mississippi Admission Application, and submit an online Special Programs & Scholarships Application. This application should be completed by February 15th.
Remember to check the schools websites for important dates/deadlines.
Scholarship Day: Jan. 5
Super Saturday: March 25
Contact WM Carey at 601-318-6007 for more information.