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    Student Resources

    Being college-ready goes beyond showing up for classes and completing your assignments. This website is a resource for students, staff, and parents for college and career planning. It is a place to get information about colleges and universities, testing and test preparation, financial aid and scholarships, career information, summer opportunities, and more. 
  • College Guides & Tours

    Before choosing the best college to attend, it is important for students to test the waters. Making a college visit and touring the campus can be pivotal in a student's decision to apply to school.

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    Financial Aid

    College can be expensive. Financial aid helps students and their families pay for college or career school and can come from federal, state, school, and private sources.

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  • Naviance

    Naviance Family Connection is a web-based service designed especially for students and parents. Naviance Family Connection is a comprehensive website that you can use to help in making decisions about colleges, scholarships and careers.

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  • Scholarships


    College is expensive, but there is good news – a lot of free money is available! Here you’ll find out how to access scholarships that could help you pay for tuition, books and other education-related expenses.

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  • Testing & Test Prep

    HISD makes it as easy as possible for all juniors to take the SAT test by providing the test at no fee and on the student’s own campus. A proven test preparation course and other prep resources are available to HISD students free of charge.

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  • Additional Resources

    Here is a collection of resources you should check out -- everything from information about STAAR testing and pre-AP and AP courses and how you earn college credit for mastering their content, to assessments and standards, to writing a great college essay. Take a look!

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