Events & Presentations

  • Flower Mound High School Code: 442-434

    The counseling office is located across from the Library in the Main hallway.

    Hours: Monday through Friday from 7:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.

    Phone: (469)948-(extension)

      

    Upcoming Events:  

    NorTex Virtual College Fair  - Please see the attachment. Representatives from more than 150 colleges and universities from Texas and around the country will provide admissions, financial aid, housing, scholarship and other information at this year's NorTex College Fair. This Virtual College Fair will include online presentations and chat rooms with Admissions Representatives from participating universities & colleges.. For more information and to register, go to the following website: https://admissions.unt.edu/nortex-college-fair.

     

    The Dallas-Fort Worth Admissions Regional Network (DARN)—Virtual College Week

    This is your opportunity to hear from more than 75 universities as they go over the questions they hear most from students. Join our College 101 presentation, a discussion with tips and best practices as student go through the admissions process, followed by Paying for College, where you will learn in-depth information about scholarships and financial aid. The following two days, the University Spotlight sessions will highlight numerous universities with the lastest information about their institution and criteria specific to each college.

    Registration is required for each session. While we encourage you to attend the entire event, you are welcome to register for only those sessions you feel will assist you.

    EVENT AGENDA: Click the titles of each session for more information and to register.

    Tuesday, Sept. 8

    12 - 12:45 p.m.

    Faith-Based Institutions Panel

    12:45 - 1:30 p.m.

    Liberal Arts Colleges Panel

    6 - 8 p.m.

    College 101 and Paying for College Presentation

    Wednesday, Sept. 9

    12 - 12:45 p.m.

    Essays Panel

    12:45 - 1:30 p.m.

    Utilizing Online Resources for a Virtual College Search Panel

    6 - 8 p.m.

    University Spotlights Night #1

    Thursday, Sept. 10

    12 - 12:45 p.m.

    Engineering Panel

    12:45 - 1:30 p.m.

    Business Panel

    6 - 8 p.m.

    University Spotlights Night #2

     

    We hope you have a great year and look forward to seeing you soon!

     

    Thank you,

     

    Your FMHS Counselors

     


      

    Previous Events:

    Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 7:00 - 8:30 PM Junior Parent Meeting -  Cancelled - A power point will be sent out as a replacement  We will cover where your child should be in the planning process for life after high school and what you and your child can do to make this transition as easy as possible. We will also have a panel of College Representatives who will speak to certain aspects of the college application process.  We look forward to seeing you! February Newsletter - Click on the link to see important information to start your process

     

    Thursday, April 23rd, 2020 6:00 - 7:00 PM College Forum - This will be held Virtually 

    FMHS/Marcus Junior Class Parents & Students,

    We are excited to announce that our annual FMHS/Marcus College Forum is still on and will be held next Thursday, April 23rd from 6:00 – 7:00 pm. In lieu of an on-campus forum, we will host a virtual panel of college reps that will answer college related questions. 

    Our forum will be hosted by Drake University through Blackboard Collaborate. We ask that each FMHS/Marcus family please access the forum through only one device. There is a maximum capacity of 500 people in this format, but don’t worry, we will record the forum and post it on our website/social media after the live event has concluded. The live event will be limited to the current Junior Class, but will be accessible to all FMHS/Marcus families after the live event.

    Our virtual panel for the night will include:

    Tom Becker – University of Pittsburgh

    Rachel Butler – Drake University

    Toni Chandler – Bradley University

    Brad Durchslag – Trinity University

    Sherrill Landorf – Purdue University

    Jason Peacock – University of North Texas

    Beverly Wheeler – Hendrix College

      

     

     

    FMHS/Marcus College Forum - recorded from the April 23rd live forum - Click on the link to view the forum from April 23rd

     

     

     

    Wednesday, January 22nd @ 6:30 - Parent University (General Meeting in the Cafeteria with break out sessions to follow)     

    FMHS Counselor November Newsletter  - Wednesday November 13th

    FMHS Counselor Newsletter - Friday October 4th

    Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019 - Financial Aid/FAFSA Workshop - 6:00 PM

    • The FAFSA application opens October 1st. On Wednesday, October 2nd, following the Financial Aid presentation, there will be representatives from UNT’s Financial Aid department available in the FMHS Library to help with any questions or concerns related to the FAFSA. You do not have to apply to UNT in order to receive this help. Don’t miss this opportunity to receive one-on-one assistance.
    •  Financial Aid Presentation - Click on the link to view the power point that was presented on October 2nd by UNT's financial aid representative.

     

    Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 - Senior Check In Presentation during Jag Time Senior Check In 2020 - click on the link to view

    Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 - Apply Texas/Common Application Workshop - 6:30 PM in the FMHS Auditorium 

    • Is your senior student stressing over his/her college applications? Does the college application process confuse both you and your student? Please make time to attend a Common Application and Apply Texas presentation and help session on Wednesday, August 28th. The presentation by college representatives will begin at 6:30pm in the FMHS Auditorium. Assistance will be available in the FMHS Library following the presentation to help students with their college application to any university.
    • Apply Texas/Common Application Presentation - click on the link to view the presentation

     

    September 9th, 2019 - NorTex College Fair - 6:30 - 8:30 Golden Triangle Mall, Denton Tx.

     

    Navigating High School and Beyond - Click on the link to view the power point presentation

     

    Junior/Senior Timeline