FAQ from the Counseling Office-
Junior Information 2021-2022
Order transcripts through this link: https://lewisvilletx.scriborder.com/
- Official transcripts have to come directly from Hebron Records. Students receive 5 transcripts free, and each additional transcript is $5. The final transcript is free—this one will go out AFTER graduation.
- You can access your Unofficial transcript any time through Skyward. (Log into Skyward. Choose “Portfolio.” The most recent unofficial will be here. Transcript copies are uploaded appx. two weeks after the end of each 9 weeks.
Juniors may participate in college visits for up to two (2) school days per academic year. College visit days will not count as absences on the student’s attendance record, as long as proper documentation of the visit is returned to the attendance clerk within two school days following the visit.
Most are available for current seniors, but it is never too early to start looking! We post scholarships that we receive on the announcements, the bulletin board outside our door, and in the monthly email Counseling Newsletter. School-Specific scholarships can be found on the University websites. For school-specific scholarships, many scholarship application deadlines are different than their admissions applications. Schools will either have a separate scholarship application, or they will automatically use the application used for admission as a generic scholarship app. Visit the school websites for specific requirements
External Scholarship Searches:
LEF (Lewisville Education Foundation) https://www.lisdef.com/student-programs/scholarships/
This is available for Seniors starting in November – Closes in January. This houses Scholarships for district programs & organizations
LISD College Night – NorTex College Fair:
LISD students attend the NorTex College Fair in Denton. This event is hosted by UNT and TWU—over 100 colleges and universities attend every year. With COVID, it was online, but it has been in person, in Denton for previous years. The NorTex College Fair is in September.
Spring College Fair
We will have our Annual Spring College Fair on Wednesday, January 26, 2022. This is the same night as our Open House. Put this on your calendar!
TECC-E / TECC-W Programs:
Students may enroll in Career and Technical Education (CTE) courses at either campus. All classes are double-blocked, and transportation is provided. Visit the campus websites to see programs available at each campus.
***The registration window is closed for the 21-22 school year, and students who plan to add programs will be added to a waiting list.***
Access this program directly from the LHUB. Choices 360 is a comprehensive career planning program that helps students to make decisions about career and educational goals. Choices 360 gives students an opportunity to learn about interest, skills and values through assessments. Students can search for occupations based on those results, and save information to a portfolio.
PSAT: This is offered at Hebron in October. Juniors must sign up and pay to register for this test prior to the test date. This test must be taken in order to be eligible for the National Merit Scholarship Competition.
The SAT or ACT must be taken for 4-year college admission. Plan to take if during Junior year. Fee waivers are available for eligible students. Before asking the Counselors for an SAT waiver, check your College Board account to see if one has already been made available for you.
Register for the test online at:
TSI: This is considered a ‘placement’ test. Once admitted to college in Texas, the TSI is administered to determine if a student is prepared to take college-level English and Math courses. SAT and ACT scores may be used in-place of TSI, if they are available. See the college admissions office for more info. Hebron will offer an administration for eligible students. Info will be sent when a test date is determined. TSI Info: http://www.collegeforalltexans.com/index.cfm?objectid=63176344-FFFA-217B-60C9A0E86629B3CA
VLA (LISD's Virtual Learning Academy):
The Virtual Learning Academy or VLA is a Lewisville ISD program that provides online learning opportunities for high school students across the district. There is no charge for a class if taken as a substitute for one or more of the 4 regularly scheduled classes (Inside the School Day) and the class is one that is taught by VLA faculty. See the VLA Website for courses available and for more information.
Dual Credit registration is closed for fall. Students new to Dual Credit can still register for classes for the fall of Senior Year. Here is a Link to Dual Credit Info Page- https://www.lisd.net/Page/25971
The University of Texas, Automatic Admission update for College Freshman starting Fall 2022:
Senate Bill 175, passed by the 81st Texas Legislature, allows the University of Texas at Austin to limit automatic admission to 75 percent of the university's enrollment capacity designated for first-time resident undergraduate students beginning with admissions for the 2011-12 academic year. The University has determined that they will automatically admit all eligible 2022 summer/fall freshman applicants who rank within the TOP 6% of their high school graduating classes, with the remaining spaces to be filled through holistic review.
***Requirements for the class of 2023 will be announced in September***
Hebron's Schedule Change Policy - 2021-2022:
Schedule changes will be considered during the first 3 days of class IF there is an error in the schedule. Errors many include: two classes the same period, class scheduled that was passed in summer school, credit already received in a class, failure, etc.
Schedules may also be changed for program/placement issues. Examples include: ROTC, placement in an audition course, adding/dropping a sport, etc.
Discretionary elective changes will be limited. If you chose the elective, or if it was a listed alternate, then it cannot be changed.
The procedure for requesting a change from AP to Honors or Honors to a Regular class is as follows:
***A change may be made at the 9-weeks only.
***Changes at the 9-weeks will only be considered if the student's academic history indicates a need for the change.
Planning Ahead: Freshman College Applications – Available July 2022 for Fall 2023!
- Texas Schools: https://goapplytexas.org/
- The Common Application (Private schools, out of state schools, alternative app for some Texas schools) https://www.commonapp.org/
- Also, visit each school’s admissions website. Some schools utilize their own program, or a different process. It’s a great idea to know admissions requirements for the universities you want to attend!
For more information, visit the Hebron Counseling Website at: https://www.lisd.net/domain/4426