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:  

    April 19th - April 22nd, 2021The Dallas-Fort Worth Admissions Regional Network (DARN) is hosting a virtual college week April 19 – April 22, 2021 for current juniors.  Below you will find a schedule for the 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 students go through the admissions process, followed by Paying for College, where you will learn in-depth information about scholarships and financial aid.

    The following three 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. While we encourage you to attend the entire event, you are welcome to register for only those sessions you feel will assist you.

                                   REGISTER HERE

    EVENT AGENDA

    Monday, April 19

    6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

     

     

    College 101 and Paying for College Presentation
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    Sessions will be offered in both English & Spanish

    7:00 - 7:30 p.m.

    First Generation College Students Panel

    7:30 – 8:00 p.m.

    Navigating PWIs Panel

    Tuesday, April 20

    6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

    University Spotlights (25 universities present)

    7:00 - 7:30 p.m.

    Parents in the Admission Process Panel

    7:30 – 8:00 p.m.

    Test Flexible/Optional/Blind Panel

    Wednesday, April 21

    6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

    University Spotlights (25 universities present)

    7:00 - 7:30 p.m.

    Pre-Professional (Pre-Med/Health, Pre-Vet, Pre-Law) Panel

    7:30 – 8:00 p.m.

    It’s Okay to be Undecided – Picking a College Major Panel

    Thursday, April 22

    6:00 - 7:00 p.m.

    University Spotlights (25 universities present)

    7:00 - 7:30 p.m.

    Campus Visits – In Person & Virtual Panel

    7:30 – 8:00 p.m.

    Getting Involved on Campus and Adjusting to College Panel

      

     

     

    Thursday, April 22, 2021 - FMHS/Marcus College Forum

     

    CLICK HERE to view the recording of the presentation

     PROGRAM TIME: 6 pm – 7 pm

     

    FMHS/Marcus Junior Class Parents & Students,

    We look forward to seeing you online for our FMHS/Marcus College Forum tomorrow, April 22nd from 6:00-7:00 pm. We will be discussing the college admission process and taking your questions on college visits, scholarships, testing requirements, and more. Below is the Zoom link for the event (By joining this zoom session, you consent to the recording and distribution of this session”:

    https://drake-edu.zoom.us/j/83555107299?pwd=bHJWem1scWxYTVNlTXQvajdtLzBzQT09

    Passcode: 573050

    Thanks and we look forward to seeing everyone tomorrow night!

    FMHS/Marcus Counseling

     

    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

    Tiffany Lipscomb – University of North Texas

    Beverly Wheeler – Hendrix College

     


    Previous Events:

     

    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