• EMS ISD Super Saturday

    October 12, 2019

    9 am – Noon

    Location: Hollenstein Career and Technology Center

    *Pick and choose up to 4 sessions based on student needs.

    Sessions will include: Choosing the Right College, The College Application Process, College 101, The Transition from High School to College (What I Wish I Knew), Tips and Tools for Maintaining Health and Wellness, NCAA Eligibility, Financial Aid 101, FAFSA Workroom for Seniors (complete the FAFSA with the assistance of college financial aid professionals), The Transfer Process: 2-Year to 4-Year College, Military 101, Exploring Careers with the ASVAB & ASVAB Prep, Career and College Exploration Resources with Texas OnCourse, All About TCC, College Admissions Testing, The TCC Cornerstone Honors Program, Accommodations in College-A Guide to Understanding the Accessibility Process, and Navigating Counseling and Advising Services in College!

    EMS ISD College Night

    October 23, 2019

    6:00-8:00 pm

    Location: Hollenstein Career and Technology Center

    *Visit with more than 100 colleges/universities. A FAFSA workshop will be available for 12th grade students and families. A special presentation by district counseling staff will be held- “Coping With Anxiety and Depression, Teen Years and Beyond” 

    Check out our October Ranger Counseling Newsletter for more information and important resources! Senior students received guidance from our counseling staff regarding college and career planning and wellness. A link to the guidance presentations are included in the newsletter.

    October Ranger Counseling Newsletter Link:  https://www.smore.com/pn7qs

    SAT and ACT 

    Here are the dates for the SAT and ACT tests. You must go online and register for these tests. Please see your Counselor or visit the College and Career Center during your lunch to get assistance on how to register.

    Here are most of the SAT and ACT dates:

    • October 26 ACT
    • November 2 SAT
    • December 7 SAT
    • December 14 ACT
    • February 8 ACT
    • March 14 SAT
    • April 4 ACT
    • May 2 SAT
    • June 6 SAT
    • June 13 ACT
    • July 18 ACT

    Collegeboard.com has all of the exact dates for these tests.

    Yearbook & Picture Info

    School Pictures:

    School pictures for grades 9-11 and faculty will be Sept. 18 during social studies classes. If your student does not have a social studies class, they can see Mrs. Lee in 303 to make an appointment and pick up a picture packet. Online orders are available. Watch for a Remind with that information.

    School Picture change--ATTENTION PARENTS: No Money will be due on Picture Day. All students will be photographed for the School Yearbook. Individual photographs will be available approximately 2-3 weeks after picture day, allowing you to view and purchase your portrait packages online. All packages will be shipped directly to your home and are 100% guaranteed.

    The yearbook early bird sale is ongoing. Pre-order at yearbookforever.com by Sept. 30 for early bird prices. Contact Mrs. Lee at mlee@ems-isd.net for more information.

    All current yearbook and picture information can be found here: CTHS Frontier Yearbook