Counselor Corner

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Amanda Herring
Counselor

amanda.herring@yazoo.k12.ms.us

Chances are great that you qualify for money for college that you do not have to pay back! But first, you haf-ta FAFSA! The FAFSA is the Free Application for Federal Student Aid and 9 out of 10 students who complete it go to college. 

Every year, students leave $3 Billion in money for college unclaimed simply because they do not file the FAFSA. Get your share by signing up for an appointment to submit your FAFSA.

Remember, the FAFSA does not obligate you to accept any financial aid for college that you do not want such as student loans. 

Even better, the FAFSA also helps determine your eligibility for money from the State of Mississippi, some colleges and universities, and even some private scholarship funds.

For more information regarding graduation requirements, please see page 30 in the Student/Parent Handbook.  

Graduation Requirement for 2018-19 Incoming 9th Graders;
Admission Requirements for 2022 IHL Freshman
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Amy Trammell
Counselor/Graduation Coach

amy.trammell@yazoo.k12.ms.us

IMPORTANT DEADLINES:

Financial Aid Application:

Online applications to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the 2021-22 school year will open on OCTOBER 1, 2020.


Mississippi Financial Aid Application:

Mississippi - MTAG, HELP and MESG applications for the 2021-22 school year will open October 1, 2020. 

Click HEREto go to the Mississippi Financial Aid Website.