Hello from the Lincoln East Counseling Center! In this email, you will find important information for SENIOR Year! Please read carefully, click on the links provided, and feel free to reach out to your student’s counselor if you have questions.

  1. Lincoln East is participating in a Statewide FAFSA Completion Project! Our goal is to get 100% of our seniors in class of 2021 to 1.) File the FAFSA or 2.) Sign an OPT OUT form so we can report our participation percentages to the state legislature. The FAFSA is required for Grants, Work-Study, Loans (and several scholarships), and more! CLICK HERE to hear the countless benefits to filing the FAFSA! And…CLICK HERE for resources to help you file. The Lincoln East Counselors will be working on this in Semester 2 to get every senior checked off!
  2. NEED HELP WITH YOUR FAFSA??? Amanda Ludwig with Education Quest is available to meet via ZOOM every other Friday. Please CLICK HERE to sign up for an appointment. If that does not work, feel free to call Education Quest at 402-475- 5222 for more help.
  3. Order your CAP and GOWN! CLICK HERE for ordering information and website or for more information call 402-937-0812.
  4. SCHOLARSHIPS, SCHOLARSHIPS!!! Want to know what scholarships are open/available for your student to apply? CLICK HERE Sign up to receive the East High Counseling eBulletin every week and stay on top of all the latest info! Also, scholarship listings are posted in the Class of 2021 Google Classroom for all seniors to see and access anytime—ask your senior to check it out!

We look forward to working with you and your senior as we move into Semester 2 and closer to the BIG DAY, Graduation 2021: Sunday, May 30 @ 4:00PM, Pinnacle Bank Arena.