Congratulations to our Cotulla High School Cowgirls!
District, Bi-District and Area Champions!
Cotulla District 30 3A Honors
Co-MVP: Carrie Saldivar
Offensive Player of Year: DJ Ramon
New Comer of Year: Celisia Cruz
1st Team All District
Season Record: 25-6
District Record: 9-0
The Cowboys beat the Santa Gertrudis Lions 21-14!
Area Playoff Game
Cowboys VS East Bernard
Friday, November 21, 2014
at 7:30 pm
Rutledge Stadium in Converse, Texas
The essay topics for Apply Texas are listed below:
The essays should be at least 1 page long. Save your essays on a USB and then you can copy and paste them to your application. Please make sure that you meet the application deadlines. If you received an ACT or SAT fee waiver, then you are eligible to receive ACT or SAT application fee waivers. Just come by Mrs. Maldonado's office. Visit www.applytexas.org for additional information.
Gates Millenium Scholarship is due January 14th. Visit http://ttps://scholarships.uncf.org/Program/Details/2bfd8f53-40aa-4705-9f8b-d92d972e59df for the online application. Gates Millennium Scholarship – eligible applicants African American, American Indian/Alaska native, Asian Pacific or Hispanic American, US citizen or legal permanent resident, GPA of 3.0 on an unweighted 4.0 scale, and demonstrate community service.
Hispanic Scholarship Fund website is http://www.hsf.net
Questbridge College Match - Offers an opportunity for academically outstanding low-income high school seniors to admission and full four year scholarships.
Horatio Alger Scholarship - enrollment full time as a high school senior, with plans to enter college no later than the fall following graduation; a strong commitment to pursuing and completing a bachelor's degree at an accredited institution located in the United States; critical financial need ($50,000 or less adjusted gross income per family is preferred, if higher explanation must be provided); involvement in co-curricular and community activities; demonstrated integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity, a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 2.0; and a United States Citizenship.
Prudential Spirit of Community Award - Open to students enrolled in grades 5-12.
Dr Pepper Tuition Scholarship - Create a sixy second video telling us how you will make an impact on society for your chance to win a college tuition from Dr. Pepper. Must be a U.S.legal resident and must be 18 years old.
University of Texas at Austin - Students who are interested in attending UT-Austin must apply for admissions and submit a scholarship application. Scholarship application is available via the Apply Texas Application at www.applytexas.org/
University of Texas-Pan American, Excellence Award - Most are available to all majors with a minimum Grade Point Average of 2.5 and full-time enrollment status
Harvard University Financial Aid Initiative - Announced in December of 2007, Harvard has dramatically reduced the amount expected by families to contribute to the cost of their student's education. For more information, http://college.harvard.edu/finanial-aid
Massachusetts Institute of Technology MIT - At MIT, we award all our aid based on financial need. For more information go to web.mit.edu/sfs/financial_aid/prospective_freshman
Texas A&M University Music Scholarship - Music Scholarships are based upon talent displayed through a music scholarship audition. Audition at A&M Kingsville campus by contacting the Music Department.
Terry Foundation Scholarship - The Terry Foundation has been extended to 8 universities, Texas State, Texas A&M College Station, UT Austin, University of Houston, University of Texas San Antonio, Texas Tech University, University of Texas - Dallas, and University of Texas North Texas - Denton.
Al's Formal Wear - This year two $1,00 college scholarships will be offered. Entries are accepted October 15, 2014 through May 31, 2015.
College and Finance
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
The SAT test is Saturday, December 6, 2014.
Register at www.collegeboard.com
Don't forget your SAT Registration Ticket and ID.
ACT test on Saturday, December 13th!
Report to the testing center at 7:45 am
Don't forget your ACT Registration Ticket and ID.
Parents will recieve a copy of their child's 3rd Six Weeks Progress Report on Monday, December 1, 2014.
Parents can check grades online via Parent Portal on the web.
The end of the 3rd six weeks is Friday, December 19, 2014.
The FFA monthly meetings in the Cafetorium!
Wednesdays at 6 pm
Students are required to pass the following State Assessments for graduation.
STAAR Retest Dates:
English I (Test date: Dec. 1st)
Algebra I (Test date - Dec. 2nd)
US History (Test date - Dec. 2nd)
English II (Test date - Dec. 3rd)
Biology (Test date - Dec. 4th)
Make-ups on Dec. 5th
All students and parents should create a FASTWEB account by visiting http://www.fastweb.com
Seniors are encouraged to continue to work on their College Applications!