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  • Central High School
    Principal: Jon Flynn
    1120 Main Street
    Davenport, Iowa 52803
    Phone: (563) 723-5400
    Fax: (563) 445-5952

  • Talented and Gifted

     

    Teacher

    Gail Heninger, ext. 501 heningerg@davenportschools.org

    Please watch our student created, informational TAG video

    Test Preparation

    http://www.collegeboard.org/

    The College Board website includes information about the SAT, PSAT, AP, and college search and planning. By accessing the SAT question of the day, a student can practice SAT/PSAT questions every day.

    www.actstudent.org

    Register for the ACT and access test preparation questions to improve your score.

    www.princetonreview.com

    ACT and SAT test preparation materials are available on this site. Furthermore, a student can research colleges and their rankings in various areas.

    College Selection

    http://collegeprowler.com/

    This website allows you to search for colleges and then compare them with others on your list.

    Scholarships

    http://www.college-scholarships.com

    You can search by state if you scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on desired state.

    http://www.collegescholarships.com/

    http://www.princetonreview.com

    Requires an email address and password to sign in for scholarship info. Click on Scholarships & Aid. Begin your search.

    http://www.collegeboard.com/

    Click on For Students. On dropdown box Pay for College, highlight Scholarship Search.

    http://www.goodcall.com/scholarships/search

    www.makingitcount.com

    Click on Students. This requires and email address and password. Click on Search for Scholorships.

    www.icansucceed.org

    Click on Students and Parents. Click on I can pay under High School Parents and Students. Click on Find Scholarships.

    www.fastweb.com

    This requires a profile, but you can have scholarships directed to your email address that fit your profile.

    www.iowacollegeaid.gov

    Click on Scholarships and Grants, and then begin your search.

    www.going2college.org

    Click on Pay for College, then click on Find Financial Aid, and search in Iowa..

    www.ed.gov/parents

    This site includes information regarding the FAFSA and other pertinent college financial aid opportunities.

    This will just get you started. Try some Google searches with your personal interests, etc. Also, look at our guidance office for scholarship ideas. Also, you might try other local high schools guidance website to see what they are posting.

    http://www.collegegrants.org/budgeting-financing-for-college-students/

    Budgeting for college is an incredibly daunting task for many individuals. This website provides budgeting worksheets, tips, calculators, and links to financial aid resources to make the financial aspect of the planning process easier.

    **Do not forget to check out the scholarships available at your specific college or university, as sometimes these are the best options for you.