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School Counselor
Dawn McChristian
Email: dmcchristian@leverettschapelisd.net
Phone: (903) - 834 -3181
Welcome
Welcome to the Counselor's Corner. I hope you find this site informative and helpful. Check back often for updates and more information.
Career Inspire
Leverett's Chapel Eighth Grade Students will attend the Career Inspire this fall. While attending the Career Inspire, students will learn about various careers, career outlook, job skills, educational opportunities, etc. This event is hosted by the Longview Economic Development Corporation, Junior Achievement and the Greater Longview Organization of Business and Education (GLOBE).
Career Inspire Vendors Needed
If you would be interested in donating your time to be a vendor at the Career Inspire for eighth graders this fall please contact Ms. McChristian at at dmcchristian@leverettschapelisd.net. Vendors are needed in all areas to discuss their career/trade with the area high school juniors in attendance. Juniors from Longview, Pine Tree, Spring Hill, Gladewater, Harleton, New Diana, White Oak, Leverett's Chapel, Sabine and a few other area schools will be in attendance.
PSAT 11
The junior class will be taking the PSAT on Wednesday, October 16. Testing will be at the high school. Testing time will be announced. Students can sign up to take the test in the counseling office.
ASVAB
The ASVAB will be given to senior and junior students on Wednesday, December 4, 2019, in the LCISD Auditorium. Sophomore students may test if they register in the counseling office by October 31, 2019.
GLOBE Scholar Teacher of the Year
Kim McNeel and Teresa Melton will be honored at the annual GLOBE (Greater Longview Organization for Business and Education) Teacher/Educator of the Year Awards Program on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at 4:00 pm at the Allen Family Student Center at LeTourneau University.
FAFSA Drive
A representative from the University of Texas at Tyler will be here on Wednesday, October 16 at 9:00 am for a FAFSA Drive. She will be working with senior students to assist them in completing their FAFSA. Parents are invited to attend.
GLOBE Scholar Career Expo
Leverett's Chapel juniors will be attending the GLOBE Career Expo in May. Students will have the opportunity to learn about different careers and the education and training needed to pursue these career choices. The date and time will be announced soon.
SAT and ACT
For test and registration deadlines go to:

ACT: actstudent.org
SAT: collegeboard.org

Fee waivers are available in the counseling office.

Sample tests, questions of the day, testing strategies, etc., can be found at the websites listed above and at khanacademy.com .
What Parents Are Thinking
March 1, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm, Henderson Civic Center. This information packed meeting is designed for parents to share the latest trends and issues facing children in our community. Topics include: Signs to watch for in your children, What's happening in Rusk County, Lasting effects of alcohol on the teen brain. Information booths, Q&A session, viewing of actual confiscated drugs.
Kilgore College Connection Program
Beginning in the Fall of 2019 Kilgore College will begin a new game changing program for dual credit students. Dual Credit students who earn a minimum of 12 semester hours with a 2.0 gpa and attend Kilgore College the Fall semester after high school graduation are eligible for the same 40% tuition discount they receive on dual credit courses when they enroll as a full time student. Students must make progress toward a degree or certificate, complete the FAFSA and KC scholarship application. Additional information can be found at www.kilgore.edu
Scholarship List
Seniors: make sure to check your school email for updated scholarship lists. This list will be updated as new scholarships come in. For scholarships that do not have a direct link listed, please stop by the counseling office for an application.
Graduation - LCHS Class of 2020
Leverett's Chapel Class of 2018 Graduation will be held Friday, May 22, 2020, at 7:00 p.m., in the Auditorium.
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