Announcements


FAFSA
Just a reminder of the March 1, 2019 priority date for the completion of the 19-20 FAFSA for seniors who qualify for the Michigan Competitive Scholarship.  The 19-20 FAFSA can be completed after March 1, but it is recommended for full consideration that the students submit them before March 1st each year.  If you need assistance, please call the NMU Financial Aid Office at 227-2327
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This Letter to Seniors  has important information and resources to maximize your opportunities for State of Michigan aid programs.  It will explain steps in the financial aid process and how to access the MiSSG Student Portal.   You can also sign up for text message reminders when you visit the following website: 

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AP EXAMS

Registration for AP Exams is now available in the Guidance Office.  Interested students should sign up by March 20th.  Cost of exam will be covered by the district.  If a student does sign up but does not take the test, the cost will then be $15.00.  Any questions regarding fee waivers can be referred to the guidance office.  For more information go to collegeboard.org, registration is through the guidance office.  More details on each test can be found on this website:  https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/courses

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NMU Rural Health Careers Camp
May 13th -15th, 2019 NMU is offering students an introduction to the healthcare professions.  The registration fee is $60 and begins February 25th.  Space is limited and will be on a first come first serve basis.  For more information and to register, visit www.regonline.com/NMUhealth19  

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NMU Environmental Science Camp
July 14th-20th, 2019 NMU is inviting high school students to explore the scenic vistas and natural resources of Michigan's Upper Peninsula!  Students will experience first hand how scientists incorporate technology and field experiences to study the changing environment and sustainability issues.  Registration includes lodging, meals and all field experiences.  Register online by June 1 at www.nmu.edu/environmental-science-camp

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*A reminder to seniors: After applying to college and universities, you must request your transcript through parchment.com.  
DO NOT send a transcript to yourself. 
This service is only for sending to colleges. 
Any other reason for a transcript (scholarships, job applications etc...) should be done in person through the Guidance Office. 

There will be a series of steps to activate your account:
1. Log in as a learner with your school email and password.
2. Click the + sign to add Negaunee High School to your account.
3. Answer a series of questions regarding your birthday, gender and dates attending Negaunee High School. 
4. Read the FERPA agreement and click "waive" or "do not waive" my rights to view the submitted documents. 
5. Click the box to "authorize storage" of your transcript on Parchment.
6. Click the blue "consent and request" button. 

Once you have finished setting up your account, from here on, you will be able to order your transcripts to be sent to colleges.