Guide for 8th Graders

2020-2021
"WHAT DO I DO NOW?"
 
 
8th GRADE DAY
Friday, September 20, 2019
 
ATTEND OPEN HOUSE
Sunday, October 20, 2019, from 1 PM-3 PM
  • Meet Faculty
  • Presentations at 1:15 PM & 3:15 PM
  • Tour STEM Center
 
APPLY ONLINE
Starting November 1, 2019
Register online for the Entrance Exam 
 
TAKE ENTRANCE EXAM
Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 8:30-11:30 AM
Students will meet in the cafeteria before they move to classrooms to begin the Entrance Exam.  There will be a Parent Meeting in the cafeteria at 10 AM for a brief presentation to discuss curriculum, financial aid, and give parents an opportunity to ask questions.
 
SUBMIT SCHOLARSHIP PACKETS
Submit scholarship packets by March 6, 2020.
There are many scholarships available with a variety of criteria of eligibility. Click here to see all the scholarships available.
 
REGISTER FOR CLASSES
Saturday, February 15, 2020, in the gym between 8:30 AM and 11 AM.
You will receive a letter with your scheduled time.
 
This is an exciting and busy morning.  You and your Explorer will have one-on-one counseling about courses and a chance to meet some of the athletic coaches and an array of activity sponsors.  Fischer's School uniform will have sample uniforms to try on and a chance to order uniforms. The Spirit Shop will also be open to help you and your family start showing your Explorer Spirit!
 
Contact Karen Coles to schedule a Shadow Day or if you have any questions.
(618) 463-0585 x 2 or email