YHS Guidance

Welcome to the YHS Guidance page. 

Guidance Office Staff

Stephanie Belcher, Professional School Counselor

Counselor Load: Students with last name beginning L-Z
sbelcher@yorktown.k12.in.us

Michelle Cooper, Professional School Counselor

Counselor Load: Students with last name beginning A-K
mcooper@Yorktown.k12.in.us

Debbie Stone, Registrar

dstone@Yorktown.k12.in.us
765.759.2520

Scholarship List 2016-2017

Delaware County Farm Festival Agricultural Scholarship
Amount: $500
Due: April 15, 2017
Where: Delaware County Farm Festival Committee, c/o Joe Scott, 300 E. SR 28, Muncie, IN 47303
Notes: Applicants must have a minimum of one year of Farm Festival Service.  Preference will be given to students who plan to pursue a degree in agriculture, finance or an agriculture-related field of study

Honors Graduation Multimedia Scholarship
A
mount: $1,000
Due: April 16, 2017
Where: Application emailed to scholarship@honorsgraduation.com
Notes: Applicants reflect on this years prompt through one of the 5 media categories (details on the website)

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship.pdf 
Amount: $250
Due: April 21, 2017
Where: Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship, c/o Linda Hollis, 6604 W Talamore Ct, Yorktown, IN 47396
Notes: Must plan to major in education and have a 3.5 minimum GPA

Community Collaboration Scholarship.rtf 
Amount: $500-$1000
Due: April 20, 2017
Where: YHS Guidance Office
Notes: Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and plan to attend a college/university in Indiana

Jim Vester Memorial Scholarship.pdf 
Amount: Not stated
Due: April 28, 2017
Where: YHS Guidance Office
Notes: Consideration will be given to students who exhibit leadership qualities at YHS and also demonstrate service towards others

Indy Pride, Inc. Scholarship
Amount: Up to $2,000
Due: April 30, 2017
Where: Applications submitted online
Notes: Applicants must be planning to attend and Indiana-based college/university and making significant contributions to the LGBTQ+ community

Kimbrough Memorial Scholarship.doc 
Amount: $1,500
Due: May 1, 2017
Where: Charles Kimbrough, c/o Kimbrough Memorial Scholarship, 5911 Tealwater Pl, Lithia, FL 33547
Notes: Applicants must have a minimum 2.75 GPA and have been a participant in extracurricular activites, non-school sponsored activities and served as a volunteer in the community.  

Muncie Exchange Club Bishop Scholarship.pdf 
Amount: $1,000
Due: May 1, 2017
Where: Cliff Bishop, Chairman, Bishop Scholarship Committee, 5001 James Hill Rd., Dayton, OH 45429
Notes: Applicants must rank in the upper 25% of his/her class at the close of seven semesters.  Applicants must be attending Ball State University in the fall.

Mary Louise Walburn Scholarship.docx 
Amount: $1,000 per year for up to 4 years
Due: May 5, 2017
Where: Business Office - Assistant Treasurer, 2500 N. Elgin St., Muncie, IN 47303
Notes: Applicants must live in Delaware County and must be accepted for admission as a full time student at a college/university in Indiana

Ruthanna Cummins Scholarship.pdf 
Amount: $1,000
Due: May 5, 2017
Where: RC Scholarship Committee, Human Resources Department, IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, Inc., 2401 W. University Ave., Muncie, IN 47303
Notes: Applicants must be planning to enroll in an accredited school of nursing in the fall of 2017

Indiana National Guard Supplemental Grant
Amount: Up to 100% of certain tuition and fees
Due: Please see the website for specific information
Where: Please see the website for specific information
Notes: Please see the website for specific information

Groth & Associates Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Due: June 1, 2017
Where: Applications submitted online
Notes: Requires a 500 word essay

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship
Amount: $2,500
Due: June 15, 2017
Where: Applications submitted online
Notes: Applicants must be planning to enroll in a career or technical degree/certificate program that will lead to employment

ABODO Apartments Off-to-College Scholarship
Amount: $500
Due: August 31, 2017
Where: Applications submitted online
Notes: Applicants must be 18 years of age at the time of application.

Alpha Sigma Phi Scholarship - IU Bloomington
A
mount: $500
Due: Not Stated
Where: Applications submitted online
Notes: Once the best candidates from the applications are selected, final applicants will be invited on campus for an interview

Academic Assistance

Every student has the need for academic support at some point in their school career.  High school students who are looking for support may find these resources helpful.
Ask Rose
Community Tutoring List Fall 2016.pdf 
Discovery Education
Tutor.com
Khan Academy
Sylvan Learning

 

Academic Planning

Students and parents planning high school course loads should use these resources.
Course Description Guide
 Indiana Diploma Requirements