Central School

"Home of the Jaguars"

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

SENIOR INFORMATION click on link for important senior information

ACT Test Dates at Central School
September 12, 2015
October 24, 2015
December 12, 2015
February 6, 2016
April 9, 2016- Cancelled

Register early at

SAT Practice Test

Attention seniors:  here’s a cool site to get more info on financial aid!
Go to StudentAid.gov.  There you’ll find stuff like videos and answers to frequently asked questions! You can also check out the videos at  www.Youtube.com/FederalStudentAid. Also, they have a twitter feed account!  Go to www.Twitter.com/FAFSA or facebook at www.Facebook.com/FederalStudentAid.  They also have an interactive session called  #AskFAFSA Office Hours, which takes place via our @FAFSA Twitter account.  Keep an eye on our Twitter feed and/or www.ed.gov blog for announcement of the next Office Hours


Great Value Colleges announces their First-Generation Student Scholarship for Florida-resident students who are the first within their immediate families either heading toward or already on the path to completing a 4-year college degree.
can print out the application from the link below, fill in the information and email it to
scholarships@greatvaluecolleges.net   https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2D5KGXWgPfULTlydU9EN3FLZGs/view?pli=1

Navy League Scholarship - Application pg 1; Application pg. 2

Ayo and Iken Children of Divorce Scholarship.  Eligibility and requirements can be found at:  http://www.myfloridalaw.com/children-of-divorce-scholarship-ayo-iken/

Herman D. Johnson Scholarship (EREC) -  Scholarship is worth $4000.
Packets available in Guidance.

2016 Michele W. Hill Foundation Academic Achievement Community Service Scholarship

Society of American Military Engineers 2016 Senior $1000 Scholarship Application - See guidance for application.

BBB Foundations 2016 Application -
See guidance for more information.

Varsity Tutors Monthly College Scholarship Contest|

The Florida Society

Scholarships from Trustmark Bank in guidance

University Tutor's Scholarship Contest - University Tutor holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write a short essay in response to a monthly prompt. The submitted essays are reviewed by University Tutor staff at the end of the month and one winner is chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here: http://www.universitytutor.com/scholarship-contest

407 Law.com College Scholarship
Criteria: Applicant must be attending college by Fall 2016 and have a 3.0 GPA. They must be pursuing a law-related degree.  Deadline: May 31, 2016  Award Amount: $2,000  Application: Only online applications will be accepted. The application can be found at: http://407law.com/#scholarship-application 

K. Hunter Goff Bankruptcy/Consumer Rights Scholarship -
Criteria: Applicant must be
attending college by Fall 2016 and have at least a 3.0 GPA. They must be interested pursuing a law-related degree.  Deadline: July 31, 2016 Award Amount: $1,000.  Application: Only online applications will be accepted. http://khgpa.com

Florida Peanut Producers Association Scholarship Deadline July 1, 2016.  The applicant or someone in the applicant’s family must be an actively producing peanut grower.  If you know a senior who qualifies for this scholarship, see Mrs. Swearingen.

The Sons of Italy Buona Fortuna Lodge in Pensacola has three scholarships each worth $1000 they are making available to area high school students with Italian heritage or partial Italian heritage.  Application   2016 Scholarship Eligibility Requirements is the goal of the Order Sons of Italy in America to promote, enhance and encourage the studies of Italian heritage and culture. This scholarship program is designed to benefit worthy students of Italian descent or partial Italian descent, who display academic excellence and leadership qualities. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of eligibility, scholastic achievement, and participation in school and community programs. These scholarships are for students graduating from high school in Escambia and Santa Rosa Counties or home schooled in those counties. *  Association with the Order Sons of Italy in America is not a prerequisite.  However, the applicant must be of Italian descent or partial Italian descent (at least one grandparent or great-grandparent etc. was Italian). *  Applicants must have a minimum grade point average of 3.00 (unweighted).             *  Applicants must have a minimum SAT total score of 1200 -or- must have a minimum ACT Composite score of 23.  *  Recipients must be accepted as a full-time student at an accredited junior college, college or university and must enroll immediately following graduation from high school.

Scholarship Opportunity - Santa Rosa County Vacation Rental Property.  https://www.vacasa.com/scholarships.

Additional Scholarships - visit www.studentscholarships.org.

More Scholarship Opportunities

College Fair PSC Life Center 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. September 15, 2015

Senior Portraits
September 22, 2015

Senior Pictures on Location
December 4, 2015 at Russell Harbor Landing

Herff-Jones at Central
December 1, 2015 1:00 p.m. and December 8 at 9:00 a.m.

University of West Florida College Goal  February 6, 2016 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., building 79 for Seniors and Families

Cap & Gown Pictures March 30, 2016

Summer registration for PSC begins Friday, April 1 and Fall Registration for PSC begins May 1.

Senior Awards - May 20 9:00 a.m. Gym

May 23-25 - Senior Exams

Senior Day - May 25 - Practice, Walk the Halls, Luncheon

Graduation May 27, 2016 @ 6:00 p.m.   

College System (Brochure)

Bright Futures Brochure

College Fair (click for locations)

College Readiness Brochure - Division of Florida Colleges

Attention seniors:  Looking for scholarships?  Visit the websites to find out about tons of scholarships.