Senior Class Info

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    Seniors - Class of 2021

     

    Important Dates for Seniors

     

    Date

    Time

    Event

    Location

    Saturday, May 1st

    4:00pm

    Prom Picture Palooza

    TCHS

    Tuesday, May 4th

    6:30pm

    Top 10 Recognition Night

    TCHS – PAC

    Friday, May 7th

    6:30am

    Senior Sunrise

    Football Field

    Friday, May 7th

    10:00am

    Senior Pep Rally

    Main Gym

    Thursday, May 13

    6:30 p.m.

    Senior Drive-In Candlelighting

    Football/Senior Parking Lot

    Friday, May 14

    10:00 a.m.

    Virtual Honors Pep Rally

    Advisory

    Monday, May 17

    6:30 p.m.

    Senior Sunset

    Football/Senior Parking Lot

    Tuesday, May 18th

    7:45am

    Feeder Pattern Last Drive Thru

    Elementary/Middle Schools Seniors Attended

    Friday, May 21

    9:00 a.m.

    Graduation Rehearsal (Mandatory to walk the stage)

    TCHS

    Sunday, May 30

    5:30 p.m. (Graduates arrive at 3:30)

    GRADUATION!!

    Frisco Star

    Detailed Information about Upcoming Events

     

    Senior Sunrise

    All Seniors who plan to attend on Friday, May 7th starting at 6:30am must sign up using the following link.  You will be in pods of 6 throughout the football field.  You will be able to sign up with the people you would like to hang out.  Please use the link to sign up. 

    Here is the link to sign up! 

     

    https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0845A9A72BA0FD0-tchs

     

    Use this link to pay for your Chick Fila Breakfast.

    https://lewisville.revtrak.net/hs/the-colony-hs/tchs-senior-class/#/v/tchs-senior-candlelighting

     

    Feeder Pattern Drive Thru

    Date: Tuesday, May 18, Morning

    Elementary Drive Thrus beginning with students leaving TCHS at 7:55 via escort.   The students should be at the elementary campuses and driving thru between 8:00 and 8:05.

    Middle School Drive Thrus will occur right after they leave the elementary campuses, so they should be arriving at the MS campuses by 8:10 to 8:15.  They will be escorted there as well. 

     

    Senior Sunrise/T-Shirts/Candles are for Sale

     

    Please open the attached form to click links to purchase your Senior Sunrise Breakfast (Friday, May 7th) for $10, $15 for your Senior T-Shirt and $15 for your Senior Candlelighting Candle (Thursday, May 13th).  The Deadline to make your purchases is Wednesday, May 5th.  The attachment will show what these items will look like. To make an immediate purchase, click on the following link and select which items you would like to purchase on the left side of the menu.

     

    https://lewisville.revtrak.net/hs/the-colony-hs/tchs-senior-class/#/v/tchs-senior-candlelighting

     

    Technology/Book Fines – If you have any technology or book fines, you will not be able to go to graduation ceremony or receive your diploma until all fees are paid.  Please go to Skyward Family Access to pay all of the fines.  

     

    Jostens Cap and Gown/Announcement Information

    You should of picked up your cap and gown and announcements from Jostens over the last two weeks.  If you were unable to pick up your order, please come by the front entrance reception area to pick up your items.   If you still need to order a cap and gown, you can order one through http://Jostens.com.

     

    Panoramic Pictures – Ordering Information

    The 2021 Senior Panoramic Picture is ready to be ordered.  For those who purchased the panoramic at the time of the photo, we will have a date and time for those to be picked up soon.  I will let you know when they arrive.  It should be soon. 

    Here’s the link to order:

     

    http://panoman.photographyorder.com/client/public-gallery/L6R-GMM0/000-0000/1

     

    If the order by 5/1 and enter the coupon code COUGARS21 they will get free shipping.

     

    Senior Acceptance Letter Picture

    If you have made a decision on what college, trade school, or military institution you will be attending after graduation, we would like to recognize you on our College Bound board outside of the Counselors Office.  Please email a picture of yourself in appropriate attire holding your acceptance letter or school logo in the portrait view.  Please email Ms. Duarte your picture and the name of the college, school or military institution you will be attending.  Her email address is duartel@lisd.net.

     

    Graduation – Sunday, May 30th – 5:30pm at the Frisco Star – Arrival for grads – 3:30pm

    Every senior graduating will receive 8 tickets for the in-person graduation ceremony, which will be given out at the graduation rehearsal on May 21st.  There will be no other tickets given.  I believe there will be an outdoor screen outside the Frisco Star where others can watch the ceremony live.  I also believe that there will be a streaming option.  

     

    GRADUATION DRESS CODE

    ALL STUDENTS

    • Black cap and gown

    • Black and gold tassel with gold 21  (if you need one, bring $10 cash)

    • Caps centered with point in mid of forehead 

    • NO DECOR on top of caps

    • No facial piercings other than one small stud in nose

    MALE STUDENTS

    • Black slacks

    • Black dress shoes (NO tennis shoes)

    • Black socks (must wear socks)

    • White button down shirt

    • Dark colored tie

    FEMALE STUDENTS

    • Black Dress (cannot be longer than your gown)

    • Black dress shoes (with a back)

    • No Spike Heels

     

    College Visits

    Please complete the attached form and e-mail it to duartel@lisd.net or drop it off in A130 at least three days prior to the visit.  A parent or guardian will need to call and confirm the request prior to the visit.  Details are on the College Visit Guidelines sheet, which is also attached.

     

    Graduation Pictures

    Flash Photography will be photographing each graduate several times during the commencement ceremony. If you'd like to receive complimentary proofs via email, please click on the following link to provide your contact information to the photographers. Please submit this information prior to the ceremony:        http://bit.ly/hebron2021

     

    Senior T-Shirt/Candles/Sunrise Breakfast

    Please look at the following calendar for important dates coming up.  We will be selling TCHS Senior T-Shirts (see attached – All Senior Names will be on the back of the shirt) for $15, Candles for our Senior Candlelighting Ceremony for $15, and Senior Sunrise Chick-Fil-A Breakfast for $10.  We will be sending this ordering information out soon.

     

     

     

     

    SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

    • Resources:

      • Lewisville Education Foundation (LEF) Opportunities 
      • Every Chance Every Texan: Alphabetical index to scholarships
      • Fast Web: Personalized scholarship search based on your profile.
      • Sallie Mae: Free scholarship award database that contains more than 2.9 million scholarships worth more than $16 billion. It is expanded and updated daily. 
      • School Soup: It's the largest scholarship database in the world. Its search engine will find scholarships that match your interests and profile by searching through $32 Billion worth of scholarships. Scholarships with the best matches are listed first.
      • Student Scholarships.org- Free scholarship search database

     

    COLLEGE RESOURCES

    • TCHS School Code: 446-989

      By the fall of their senior year in high school, students searching for college should conclude and their application to colleges of their choice should begin.  Many selective colleges and universities have fall deadlines.  Other colleges may have spring deadlines; some may even continue taking applications through the summer.  Students should always check the actual website of the colleges to which they want to apply for the most accurate admission deadlines and admission requirements.

      Apply Texas 
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      College for All Texans
      Find everything a Texas resident needs to know about preparing for, applying to, and paying for college or technical school.

      Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
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      Destination College
      Destination College strives to ensure all students are prepared to succeed in higher education. Collin College, area school districts, service providers,  
      and universities have partnered to increase access to information and educational opportunities for improved college readiness.

      CollegeWeekLive
      Information on Virtual College Tours and information.

      Texas College & Career
      Plan Your Future with Texas College & Career.

       


      Local Telephone Numbers for Universities

      A&M- 817-375-0960
      Oklahoma State University - 972-770-2321
      Oklahoma University - 972-444-9218
      Stephen F. Austin- 972-359-1744
      Texas State University- 214-789-3107
      Texas Tech University- 214-630-8324
      UT- 214-526-1800

     

    Senior Request for Recommendation Information

    College Visits – college visit applications must be turned in to office A130 at least 3 days in advance of your planned visit. This is important for attendance.

    College Applications – if you have not yet applied…NOW IS THE TIME! 
    Don’t miss your college of choice deadline for admission.

    Scholarships – apply for as many scholarships as you an – every little bit of $ money $ helps!

     

     

     

  • College Visit Guidelines

    COLLEGE VISIT GUIDELINES

    Any Junior/Senior wishing to take a college visit must follow these guidelines in order to have it excused:

    1. Juniors and Seniors are allowed two days per year to visit College(s).
    2. College visits are for sole purpose of visiting a college or university to determine if you are interested in becoming a potential future student at this college or university.
    3. The student must pick up a College Visit form from their Assistant Principal.
    4. The student must have their parent call their assistant Principal to confirm (469-713-5178 ext. 2510)
    5. The student must return the College Visit form three days prior to their visit to their Assistant Principal for approval.
    6. Students are responsible for submitting all make-up work.
    7. Students are responsible for showing their attendance clerk documentation of their visit (a note from the college or university’s admissions office or visitor’s office)
    8. An approved college visit does not count as an absence when considering exam exemptions for the spring semester.
    9. For more information about college visits please refer to your Student Handbook.

     

    Thank you in advance for reading and following these guidelines.

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