Questions We Can Help Answer

Colleges, Tech Schools: What options are out there? Courses of study? What is in the area?
Applications, testing, transcripts: How do I start? Help me organize!
Financial aid, scholarships, Hope, FAFSA: What is this? How do I apply? How can I find info?
Military, career options: Who do I talk to? Where do I find info?
Resumes, interviews: How do I prepare? Where do I even start?

Staff

Caroline Truax and Julie Herrera are the new College and Career Center aides.  These ladies are parents who have been through and/or are going through the process of developing action plans for their own children after graduating high school. It is an exciting, yet frightening time and there are A LOT of options!  They will help guide students toward accomplishing their goals after graduation and help them find the best ways to get there. We welcome Ms. Truax and Ms. Herrera to the Knights Family!

Location/Hours

The Center is located in the Counseling offices – first door on the left as you enter.

Center hours of operation are:
MWF: 7:30 am – 3:30pm
TR: 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Services

Students can come in during open hours, particularly their lunch periods, to ask questions or work on their applications, resumes, testing practice questions, etc. They can also make appointments by emailing truaxc1@fultonschools.org or herreraj@fultonschools.org. Parents are also welcome to make appointments. The Center will be hosting College Visits in the fall and hopes to provide workshops on various topics of interest in the near future.

Helpful Free Guide from GSFC

Take advantage of this amazing resource

  • College Prep Checklists
  • Game plan- what job do you want?  how long you are willing to stay in school? how will you pay for the necessary education and training?
  • Fastest growing occupations outlook
  • Dual Enrollment
  • Financial Aid
  • Comparing Financial Award Letters
  • How to earn AND keep HOPE/Zell scholarships and grants
  • and much more!