Counselor's Corner

The counseling office of APHS provides support for all students of the high school. Our goal is to provide access to information and give students the knowledge to perform to the best of their ability in any career of their choice.

The mission of the APHS counseling program is to provide extensive and progressive counseling program for any student whether college bound or trade bound. The program addresses and emphasizes academics, career, and personal/social issues of all students regardless of race or ethnicity.

 

 

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The informational links below are for all students and parents. Included in the links is information about careers, jobs, college, financial aid, and much more!!

Texas Financial Aid Information Center

The Texas Financial Aid Information Center offers a toll-free center for families to call seeking information about financial aid.

Call 1-877-782-7322 Monday-Thursday, 7am to 7pm and Friday, 7am to 5pm.


Texas Genuine (NEW)

High School Preparation for College

Texas Common Application – for Texas 4 yr. public universities

NCAA – College athletes must register with the NCAA after 11th grade year

College search, compare colleges, careers and majors

Online College Network - resume building; colleges will recruit from the resume you post, college admissions, financial aid and more

SAT & PSAT – college entrance exam

ACT – college entrance exam

Online Practice Tests for ACT, SAT, THEA, GED, MCAT, ASVAB, civil service, EMS, Firefighter, Law Enforcement, Postal Services and others.

College entrance exam preparation – includes PSAT

Exam preparation – includes AP exams

Preparation for essay portion of college entrance exams

Occupational Outlook Handbook - education or training needed for careers, estimated earnings, job prospects, working conditions.

Career planning, explore colleges and majors, resume building .

Link for Health Science and Career Planning.

https://www.goodcall.com/

http://www.fastweb.com/

http://www.finaid.org/

http://www.irs.ustreas.gov/

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/

http://www.salliemae.com/

http://www.collegenet.com/

http://financialaid.tamu.edu/cgs