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**Practice for the ISTEP Test using Khan Academy!!
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*www.sendedu.org
*www.parchment.com
For directions on how to request final transcripts through parchment, go to: Ordering Final Transcripts
*www.commonapp.org
For a list of participating colleges for Common APP: College List 



More college fair resources: College Fairs
Register for College Fairs today!: College Fair Register 

Success in the New Economy Video:
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Textbook Assistance
For more information on textbook assistance and the application process

Tutoring

For more information on after school programs, homework assistance & tutoring

Scholarships
For more information on scholarship opportunities & search for scholarships 

DACA Students

SAT, ACT & Testing Information
For more information on the SAT, ACT, PSAT and other testing resources

College Resources
For more information on college fairs, college & career planning,financial planning & other college resources

Graduation Requirements
For more information on diploma types & requirements

Course Descriptions
For a list of Morton's course offerings and descriptions 

Clubs/Athletics
For a list of Morton's 2018-2019  Clubs and Athletics available

Video Announcements
For links to Morton High School Guidance Counselor Video Announcements

Area Career Center
For more information on the ACC, how to apply, virtual tour 

Job/Internship Opportunities
For more information on High School Jobs & Internships

Summer Programs
For more information on summer programs, internships, jobs & other summer opportunities

Selective Service System

www.sss.gov
www.army.mil 
www.navy.mil  
www.af.mil   
www.marines.mil
official-asvab.com
www.military.com/join-armed-forces/asvab
www.march2success.com

Community-BasedResources
www.pbis.org 
www.regionalmentalhealth.org
www.mentalhealthamerica.net 
www.crisiscenterysb.org 
www.nwindiana-redcross.org 
www.in.gov/dcs/2372.htm  
www.save.org 
www.ppin.org 
northtownshiptrustee.com 
www.greaterhammond.com  
www.parentingteensonline.com  
www.thetrevorproject.org 
www.woundedhealers-nwi.com


                                        Missed Opportunities:

2017-2018
 (click on year for a list)


2018-2019

*2018 Fall Purdue Northwest Hammond/Central Midwest College Fair!
Register for College Fairs today!: College Fair Register 
When: September 13th , 2018  6:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Where: Purdue Northwest Hammond Campus
The Urban League of Northwest Indiana Annual Scholarship Fair (click on title for flyer)
Over 50 College, university and US Army ROTC representatives will be on site offering admission and college scholarship award opportunities!
When: Wednesday, September 19th, 2018 9 AM-1 PM
Where: The Chateau Banquets & Catering: 530 W. 61st Ave Merrillville, IN

**Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, 21 ACT or 1100 SAT score or higher, write a 250 word essay explaining why a college education is important to you 
Register at: www.infinitescholar.org
*College Go! Week*
September 24th- 28th, 2018
Monday 9/24: College gear Day-wear a T-shirt of your favorite college 
Tuesday 9/25: Career Exploration Day-explore your interests and find a career that best suites you by taking a career interest inventory Career interest inventory / Personality Quiz Wednesday 9/26: Career Day-Dress up as your dream profession Thursday 9/27: College Tour Day-Juniors and Seniors, reach out to college of interest and schedule a tour today! Find a College Friday 9/28: College Application Day-Seniors, start your college application today! Visit the Library today to get help filling out an application.  Application  *Please complete attached worksheet and bring with you
***For more information, visit: learnmoreindiana.org
 List of colleges waiver application fee: FREE
Colleges visiting Morton: PLEASE sign up in the guidance office if you would like to attend any of the college presentations listed
below. **ALL presentations will take place in the Library. Sept. 24th 12-1 PM: South Suburban College Sept. 27th 10 AM-12 PM: Indiana University NW Sept. 28th 9:30-10:30 AM: St. Joseph of Calumet College
Purdue Northwest College Fair: (click on title for flyer)
More than 90 colleges/universities will be in attendance
When: Wednesday, October 3rd, 2018
Where: Purdue NW-Westville Campus 1401 South US Hwy 412 Westville,IN
Latino Resource Fair: (click on title for flyer)
When: October 13th , 2018 10 AM-2 PM
Where:  Irving Elementary School -4727 Pine Ave, Hammond IN
Morton's Financial Aid Night:
When: Wednesday, October 17th, 2018 5 PM-6:30 PM
Where: 
Morton's Library 
**We will have guest speakers from Purdue NW (Tanika House) and College Board (Sharon Daniels)!!
College Goal Sunday:
(click on title for flyer)
Need help with filing your FAFSA? Just bring your 2017 tax return forms with you
When: October 28th, 2018 2 PM
Where: Purdue NW
College Goal Sunday Checklist: CGS
For more information, go to: http://www.collegegoalsunday.org/

The Urban League of NW Indiana Scholarship Fair: 
(click on title for flyer)
Over 50 college, universities and United States Army ROTC representatives will be there offering admission and college scholarship award opportunities!
When: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017  9 AM- 1 PM
Where: The Chateau banquets & Catering- 530 West 61st Ave Merrillville, IN 46410
The Urban League of NW Indiana Scholarship Fair: 
(click on title for flyer)
Over 50 college, universities and United States Army ROTC representatives will be there offering admission and college scholarship award opportunities!
When: Wednesday, September 20th, 2017  9 AM- 1 PM
Where: The Chateau banquets & Catering- 530 West 61st Ave Merrillville, IN 46410