The Cassville High School guidance department will offer its first financial aid meeting of the year for parents and ninth through 12th grade students in the high school conference room at 2 p.m. On Thursday, Oct. 18. Parent/teacher conferences will follow at 3:30 p.m.
A second financial aid meeting will be held in the high school commons area at 6 p.m. On Tuesday, Oct. 30.
Parents from any area school are welcome to attend. The meetings are designed to inform parents about finding scholarship and other funding to attend a post-secondary school and avoid costly mistakes in the college admission process.
Seniors who are planning to attend a four-year college or university and have not taken the ACT should plan to do so in December. Students can register online at www.actstudent.org. The registration deadline for the Dec. 8 exam is Nov. 2.