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This website was last updated on 4/28/20  

Welcome Siuslaw and Mapleton students, teachers, parents, ASPIRE team members and others!
We are very pleased to include Mapleton High School in the ASPIRE program for the 2019-20 school year and beyond!

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENTS:
For additional materials please see our new supplementary site: https://bit.ly/AfterHS2. There you will find:
     Newsletters
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If you are interested in preparing for the PSAT, SAT or ACT, contact ASPIRE volunteer Robert Orr at:  borr@siuslaw.k12.or.us  
There is no charge for classes or individual tutoring.


DATES AND DEADLINES FOR 2019-20

NOTE: Only those sites marked with an * have been updated for 2019-20. Other dates are likely to be similar to the ones shown but will be verified as we receive information.

2019
*July 26: Deadline to register for August 24 SAT

*August 3: Rotary Club Golf Tournament
*August 13: Late registration deadline for August 24 SAT
*August 13: PTA meeting at 4 PM
*August 13-14: SHS photo locker day
*August 14: HOSA blood drive
*August 16: Registration deadline for September 14 ACT
*August 24: SAT
*August 30: Late registration for September 14 ACT

*September 2: Labor Day
*September 3: First Day of Classes at SHS for grade 9
*September 4: First Day of Classes at SHS for grades 10-12
*September 6: Deadline to register for the October 5 SAT
*September 9: Application period opens for Kaiser Permanente scholarships
*September 10: PTA meeting at 4 PM
*September 14: ACT
*September 15: Gates Millennial Scholarship deadline
*September 16: Picture retakes
*September 16: Beat the Odds scholarship applications due
*September 17: ASPIRE staff meeting at 2:00
September 19: LCC Fall term registration deadline
September 20: First day of classes at OSU
*September 20: Deadline to register for the October 26 ACT
*September 20: SHS Closed - professional growth
*September 21: Siuslaw Alumni Association dinner
September 24: Oregon Community Colleges first day of classes
September 24: First day of classes at U of O
*September 24: Late registration deadline for October 5 SAT
September 25: Experience Oregon Arts (9 to 1 in Eugene)
*September 25: SAT prep during PRIDE - grade 11
*September 26: SAT prep during PRIDE - grade 12
September 27: Questbridge National College Match application deadline
September 27: Construction and Utilities Career Day (9 to 2 in Eugene)
*September 30: PSAT prep during PRIDE - grade 10

*October 1: FAFSA and ORSAA filing period opens
*October 2: SAT prep during PRIDE - grade 11
*October 3: SAT prep during PRIDE - grade 12
*October 3: Deadline to register for the November 2 SAT
*October 4: Late registration deadline for October 26 ACT
*October 4: PRIDE scholarship assembly
*October 4: Experience Oregon Manufacturing (Eugene)
*October 5: SAT
*October 7: SHS Local Scholarship and Financial Aid Night at 6:30 PM
*October 7: PSAT prep during PRIDE - grade 10
*October 8: PTA meeting at 4 PM
*October 9: SAT prep during PRIDE - grade 11
*October 9: Rotary Exchange info session at Bromley Room at 6:00 PM
*October 10: SAT prep during PRIDE - grade 12
*October 11: SHS closed - statewide professional growth
*October 14: PSAT prep during PRIDE - grade 10
*October 15: PSAT/SAT prep for all grades
October 15: Miss Oregon Teen application deadline
*October 15: PRIDE class meetings
*October 16: PSAT and SAT on campus: "College Board Day" at SHS
*October 17-18: Parent/teacher conferences
*October 17: Experience Oregon Tech (Eugene)
*October 21-26: Homecoming week
*October 21: Homecoming assembly during PRIDE
*October 22: Late registration deadline for November 2 SAT
October 25: Career Exploration Expo (in Eugene)
October 25: Horatio Alger scholarship applications due
*October 25: Homecoming assembly at 2:15 PM
*October 26: ACT at SHS
*October 31: VFW Audio essay competition deadline

November 1: VFW Voice of Democracy scholarship application deadline
November 1: OSAC Scholarship application opens
November 1: Early application deadline at OSU, U of O, and Clark Honors College
*November 1: ASPIRE fall conference at COCC
*November 1: Oregon Promise application period opens
*November 2: SAT
*November 5: HOSA blood drive
*November 5: Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship deadline
*November 6: Experience Oregon Finance (Eugene)
*November 7: End of first quarter
*November 8: Deadline to register for the December 7 SAT
*November 8: Deadline to register for the December 14 ACT
*November 8: SHS Closed - teacher grading
*November 11: SHS closed - Veteran's Day
*November 12: PTA meeting at 4 PM
November 12: SHS start of second quarter
*November 15: U of O Stamps Scholarship deadline
November 19: Marine Technology scholarship applications due
*November 22: Late registration deadline for December 14 ACT
*November 25-29: MHS closed - Thanksgiving break
*November 27-29: SHS closed - Thanksgiving break (November 26 half-day)
*November 26: Late registration deadline for December 7 SAT
November 26: SHS closed - professional growth
November 30: Rotary Exchange applications due
November 30: Linn-Benton priority application deadline

December 1: Early and priority application deadline for EOU and PSU
December 1: Scholarship priority deadline for EOU and PSU
December 1: Rolling application begins for PSU
*December 6: School closed - professional growth
*December 6: Kaiser Permanente scholarship applications due
*December 6: National Honor Society scholarship applications due
*December 6: Rhody Court application deadline
*December 7: SAT at SHS
*December 10: PTA meeting
*December 14: ACT
December 15: Application period opens for Central Oregon CC Foundation Scholarships
*December 16: Early bird application deadline for Peanut Butter and Jelly scholarship
*December 23-31: SHS and MHS closed for winter break
*December 31: EF Tours Global Citizen scholarship application deadline

2020
*January 1-3: SHS and MHS closed - winter break
*January 1: Application period opens for SOCC Foundation Scholarships
*January 6: SHS closed - professional growth
*January 10: Deadline to register for February 8 ACT
*January 10: Deadline for Pride Foundation (LGBTQ) scholarships
*January 15: Future Farmers of America scholarship applications due
*January 17: Late registration deadline to register for the February 8 ACT
*January 14: PTA meeting at 4 PM
*January 15: U of O application deadline
*January 15: OSAC/ASPIRE progress report due (administrative function)
*January 20: SHS and MHS closed - MLK Day
*January 27-30: Exam week
*January 31: Oregon Latino Scholarship applications due
*January 31: U of O Diversity and Presidential Scholarship application deadlines
*January 31: Elks National Foundation Legacy Scholarship
*January 31: PACE video essay contest applications due
*January 31: HMC Hispanic Ancestry scholarship
*January 31: SHS closed - grading

*February 1: OSU application deadline
*February 1: OSU scholarship priority deadline (Apply for Scholar Dollars as soon as you are admitted)
*February 1: PSU application deadline 
February 1: Application period opens for Questbridge juniors
*February 1: OIT scholarship application early bird deadline
*February 1: Beat the Odds Scholarship Foundation application deadline
*February 1: Oregon Barbers and Hairdressers Grant application due
*February 3: Al Forthan Memorial Scholarship application due
*February 4: SHS start of third quarter
*February 7: SHS closed - professional growth
*February 7: Job Shadow Day for Juniors and Seniors at SHS
*February 8: ACT
*February 11: PTA meeting at 4 PM
*February 14: Registration deadline for March 14 SAT test
*February 14: Red Heart Hop assembly 2:35 PM
*February 14: FBI Youth Leadership Program application deadline
*February 15: Hispanic Scholarship Fund scholarship applications due
*February 15: OSAC Early Bird scholarship applications due
*February 15: Deadline to file FAFSA to be eligible for U of O Staton scholarship (for extreme need)
*February 17: SHS and MHS closed - President's Day
*February 21: HOSA blood drive
*February 21: Slocum Research and Education Foundation scholarship (healthcare) applications due
*February 27: National Honor Society induction ceremony 6:00 PM
*February 28: Last day to reserve a 2019-20 SHS yearbook
*February 28: Evergreen Aviation Scholarship
*February 28: Deadline to register for the April 4 ACT
*February 29: Path to Your Future essay contest deadline
*February 29: Application period closes for Chemeketa CC Foundation Scholarships
*February 29: Deadline for Rotary World Affairs Seminar early bird discount
*February 29: Education Expo at SHS

*March 1: OSAC final deadline (includes Ford Family Foundation scholarship)
*March 1: WOU scholarship priority deadline (includes WOU/ASPIRE scholarship)
*March 1: Oregon Tech early and priority application deadline
*March 1: Application period closes for SOCC Foundation Scholarships
*March 1: Application period closes for Portland CC Foundation Scholarships
*March 1: Oregon Chafee Education/Training Grant applications due
*March 1: PNACAC scholarship deadline
*March 1: Oregon 4-H scholarship applications due
*March 1: Oregon Jewish Community Foundation scholarship applications due
*March 1: Black United Fund of Oregon scholarship applications due
*March 2: Application period closes for OIT Foundation Scholarships
*March 2: Confederation of Oregon School Administrators scholarship applications due
*March 2: Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship (open to juniors and seniors)
*March 3: Late registration deadline for March 14 SAT
*March 3: LCC Foundation Scholarships application deadline
*March 4: Blue Mountain CC Scholarship application deadline
*March 5: Job Fair at Three Rivers 10 am to 3 pm
*March 6: Oregon Community Leadership (Harrington) Scholarship application deadline
*March 6: SHS closed - professional development
*March 10: PTA meeting at 4 PM
*March 12-13: No school at SHS - parent conferences
*March 12: Eighth grade open house at SHS
*March 12: Women and the Vote scholarship applications due
*March 13: Late registration deadline for April 4 ACT
*March 13: SHS COMMON SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DUE
*March 14: SAT test
*March 15: Application period opens for SAIL summer camps at U of O
*March 15: HOSA - Future Health Professionals Scholarship
*March 16: Registration opens for LCC Hands on career day (April 24)
*March 16-20: "March Madness" College and Career week at SHS
March 21: QuestBridge College Prep Scholars (for juniors) applications due
*March 21: Application period opens for U of O SAIL (Summer Academy to Inspire Learning)
*March 23 to 30: SHS and MHS Spring Break
*March 30: Oregon PTA scholarship application due
*March 31: Mt. Hood Foundation applications for admission and scholarships due
*March 31: Clear Alliance scholarship applications due
March 31: Selco Scholarship application due
*March 31: Davis Putter Scholarship applications due

*April 1: Associated Oregon Loggers Scholarship
*April 1: Oregon School Counselors Association scholarship applications due
*April 1: Oregon Federation of Women's Clubs vocal, instrumental, and art scholarship applications due
*April 1: INCIGHT scholarship applications due
*April 1: First Community Credit Union scholarship application due (join FCCU 90 days in advance)
*April 3: Registration deadline for May 2 SAT test
*April 4: ACT
*April 9: End of third quarter at SHS
*April 10: SHS closed - grading
April 11: Volunteer Recognition at FEC (1:00 to 3:00 pm)
*April 11: Oregon Federation of Women's Clubs art display
April 11: Hiring and Job Fair in Springfield 9 to 3 (full-time and summer jobs)
April 11: Rotary 4-Way Speech Contest local competition at FEC
April 12: Lane County Job Fair
*April 13: SHS start of fourth quarter
*April 13: LBCC Foundation scholarship application deadline
*April 14: PTA meeting at 4 PM
April 15: Don-Lee Davidson scholarship application due
*April 15: Asian American Foundation of Oregon scholarship applications due
*April 15: Elective Fair during PRIDE
April 15: Application period opens for American Legion Law Enforcement Career Camp (for students age 15 to 17) Apply on this date!
*April 16-17: Forecasting during PRIDE
*April 16: Experience Oregon Health (Eugene)
*April 17: Marine Tech Society scholarship deadline
*April 18: Earth Day
*April 19: Spring Beach Cleanup
*April 20: No school at MHS
*April 20-21: ASB speeches and class meetings during PRIDE
*April 21: Late registration deadline for May 2 SAT
*April 24: Hands-on career day at LCC in Eugene
April 25: Experience Oregon Health (in Eugene)
*April 27-May 1: Dude Be Nice week

May 1: Deadline to register for RYLA summer camp
May 1: Oregon Logging Conference scholarship application deadline
May 1: Portland State University application
*May 2: SAT test
*May 2: Prom
May 3 Deadline to register for the June 8 ACT
May 4: Rotary 4-Way Speech Contest finals in Coos Bay
*May 6: AP testing - Literature 
*May 7: AP testing - Chemistry
*May 8: Registration deadline for June 6 SAT test
*May 8: Registration deadline for June 13 ACT test
*May 8: HOSA blood drive
May 9: Experience Oregon Timber (in Eugene)
*May 12: PTA meeting 4 PM
*May 14: Job Fair at Lane Community College
*May 15: SHS closed - professional development
May 15: Deadline to apply for FBI Portland Teen Academy (current sophomores and juniors may apply)
*May 15: OSAC progress report and student participation reports due (administrative function)
*May 15: OSAC coordinator and volunteer surveys due (administrative function)
*May 15: SHS closed - professional growth
*May 15-17: Rhody weekend
*May 19: Oregon Primary Election Day - VOTE
*May 21: SHS Evening of Excellence
*May 22: Late registration deadline for June 13 ACT
May 23: Experience Oregon Engineering (in Eugene)
*May 24: Oregon Space Grant Consortium STEM Grants applications due
*May 25: SHS closed - Memorial Day
*May 26: Deadline to apply for Rotary World Affairs Seminar
*May 27: Late registration deadline for June 6 SAT
*May 28: SHS Scholarship Award Night (starts at 5:30 pm at FEC)
*May 28: Last day of school at MHS
*May 29: Last day for seniors
May 31: Lane County Farm Bureau scholarship applications due

*June 1: Oregon Promise deadline (requires FAFSA by this date)
*June 3: Senior deadline for graduation participation
*June 5: Graduation at 7:00 PM
*June 6: SAT
June 7: ASPIRE student surveys due
*June 8-11: Exams
*June 9: PTA meeting
*June 10: Last day of classes at SHS for grades 9-11
*June 13: ACT
*June 19: Registration deadline for July 18 ACT test
June 19: SHS start of summer school
*June 20-26: Rotary World Affairs Council in Waukesha, Wisconsin
*June 20-25: Rotary Youth Leadership Academy (RYLA) in Dorena, Oregon
June 24: Application to LCC Fall term advised; classes will fill
*June 26: Late registration deadline for July 18 ACT
June 28: Priority application deadline for Linn-Benton CC
*June 30: FAFSA filing deadline

July 14: Application period opens for the Gates Millennium Scholarship
July 15: Application period closes for Central Oregon CC Foundation scholarships
July 15-19: First session of University of Oregon Summer Academy
*July 18: ACT test
July 22-26: Second session of University of Oregon Summer Academy
July 27: Deadline to register for the August 25 SAT

August 31: Nursing Schools Almanac scholarship applications due

September 1: EOU regular application deadline
September 2: Oregon Tech regular application deadline

*November 3: Election Day - VOTE!

This site was created in January, 2017 by an ASPIRE volunteer in the Siuslaw School District of Lane County, Oregon.The primary purpose of this site is to provide convenient "one-stop-shopping" for a variety of links to important websites as you engage in the processes exploring colleges, testing for, applying to and seeking financial aid for colleges, or exploring other options to follow high school graduation.
For questions about the site, or if you have information to add, please contact webmaster Robert Orr: borr@siuslaw.k12.or.us