Central School

"Home of the Jaguars"

6180 Central School Rd., Milton, Florida 32570  850-983-5640  Fax:  850-983-5645

Guidance Department

Counselor Ms. Amanda Walker

Welcome to the CS Guidance Department web page.  We hope you find this information helpful.  If you have questions about any information here, please call me at 983-5640  Ms. Walker   

Central Curriculum Handbook

2013-2014 FAFSA - Training for students and parents completing the FAFSA

Graduation Options
Students Entering Grade Nine in 2010-2011

Students Entering Grade Nine in 2011-2012
Students Entering Grade Nine in 2012-2013
Students Entering Grade Nine in 2013-2014

Advance Placement Classes available online through Florida Virtual School

Florida Choices







 Work from home FCAT  www.fcatexplorer.com

Bright Futures Gold Seal Requirements

Bright Futures Brochure

College Readiness Brochure - Division of Florida Colleges


Graduation Requirements  
Grading Scale 90-100 = A
80-89 = B
70-79 = C
60-69 = D
0-59 = F
Study Skills

Virginia Tech Study Skills Self Help
Study Guides and Strategies


1.Must be accepted in the Honors Program


10th grade students only who are interested in attending the HOBY  Leadership seminar may visit the guidance office for more details and visit the site at:  www.HOBY.org to find out more information. 

SunTrust Scholarship Sweepstakes.  Amount: $1,000.  Free to enter.  Enter online at offtocollege.info Closes:  May 9, 2014

Senior Athletes!  Apply for the Wendy’s High School Heisman Requirements:  Any senior actively involved in a sport 3.0 GPA.  WendysHeisman.com

Sussle Scholarship Amount:  $1000 To apply, go to http://sussle.org/scholarship Rolling deadline:  every month
Want to work with animals?  Learn about career camp at SeaWorld in Orlando!  Visit SeaWorldOrlando.com/Education to learn more

 Attention seniors:  Win a scholarship from Tulsa Welding School.  Requirements:  1 Must be a senior.  2. Essay requirement.  3. Strong attendance.  Apply via facebook:  Weldingschool.com/mor-scholarship/.  Or call 877-628-8774. 

AES Scholarship Renewed -
To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm We are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted.  Amount of award:   $500.00 Deadline for entry: October 6, 2014 Further information, including previous winners, is available on our web site at:  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm.

Johnson Scholarship Foundation Students with disabilities For students attending a state university in Florida Deadline to apply: May 15

 Santa Rosa Farm Bureau Scholarship Application Must be child of a member of Santa Rosa Farm Bureau for the last 2 years Applications available in guidance.  For more info, call local offices in Jay at 675-4572 or Pace at 994-0700 Deadline to apply: April 30, 2014

Sons of Italy Scholarship - click on link for information. 


Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership Conference for 10th graders:  If you would like to learn more about developing leadership skills, this conference is for you!  For more information, go to: www.hoby.org/leadership-seminars

Pagesz.net Scholarship Writing Contest  Requirements 1. must be a senior 2. Must be at least 18 3. Essay w/theme To apply/for more info, go to:  www.pagesz.net/scholarshipcontest Deadline to apply: July 1, 2014. 

Pensacola State Scholarships 
Academic Excellence Competition Scholarship 
Requirements:  1. Must be a senior 2. Must have unweighted 3.0 GPA.  3. Compete in departmental competitions

Honors Scholarship
Requirements:  1.  Must be accepted in the honors program.  2.  Minimum 3.5 GPA.  3.  Minimum ACT 23.

 Academic Scholarship  Requirements:  1. Must have less than 12 college credits 2. Minimum 3.0 GPA.  Deadline to apply:  May 1

Athlete Scholarship 
Requirements:  1. Minimum 3.0 GPA.  2. Active in a varsity sport  

2+2 Scholarship 
Requirements:  1. Minimum 3.0 GPA.  2.  Plan on majoring in a Food/Agricultural Science

Rotary Club Scholarship  Requirements: 1. Must show financial need 2. Must plan on enrolling in a technical school/college For application, come to guidance Deadline to apply: April 30, 2014
Student Disability Resource Center Scholarships
1. Dan McLeod Memorial Scholarship
 2. Theodore R. and Vivian M. Johnson Scholarship
For more info, contact UWF student disability resource center at 474-2387.

Florida Peanut Producers Association Scholarship Requirements: 1. Applicant or relative must be an actively producing peanut grower 2. Should attend a Florida junior college or 4 year university Download application at: www.flpeanuts.com Deadline to apply: July 1, 2014.


Federal Student Financial Assistance
Fin Aid! The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid
Financial Future
Florida Choices
Florida Student Financial Aid 
U. S. Department of Education Student Financial Assistance






Making It Count





ACT Test Dates      
Register early at www.act.org
ACT Test Dates at Central School
September 21, 2013
October 26, 2013
December 14, 2013
February 8, 2014
April 12, 2014
June 14 - at other locations, not Central

April 1, 2014 - Discover Pensacola State College Day 5:00 -7:00 p.m.

Graduation - June 4, 2013 at 6:00 p.m.

Senior Information


Pensacola Junior College
University of West Florida
University of Florida
West Florida Research and Education Center (UFL)
Florida State University
University of South Alabama
Auburn University
Troy State University
Okaloosa Walton Community College
Faulkner State Community College


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