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Attention recent graduates of class of 2020:
The Deadline to earn a qualifying test score (on SAT or ACT for Florida Academic and Medallion awards or PERT for Gold Seal awards) has been extended to December 1, 2020.
Bright Futures awards require minimum GPA, specific curriculum, test score (SAT or ACT or PERT for Gold Seal), specific minimum number of service hours and application. The recent emergency order did not make changes in qualifying scores or GPA. For more information on how to qualify please view the Bright Futures home page: https://www.floridastudentfinancialaidsg.org/SAPHome/SAPHome?url=home
New Update regarding Bright Futures Scholarship for graduated class of 2020:
The state of Florida released an emergency order regarding Bright Futures. This order includes changes to service hour acceptance and submission and deadline date to earn a qualifying test score for the class of 2020.
1. The Deadline to earn a qualifying test score (on SAT or ACT for Florida Academic and Medallion awards or PERT for Gold Seal awards) has been extended from June 31st to July 31st.
2. Any remaining service hours not able to be completed from March 13th-graduation due to Covid 19 may be accepted provided that there is documentation that the student had planned to complete the hours, but were unable to due to Covid 19. All hours must be submitted by July 31st. The student must include a description of the services they were planning to volunteer for and total of hours planned. This must be documented on the Leon County Schools Volunteer Service hour forms and signed by a parent to verify. An email from a parent will suffice for a signature. This form must be emailed to Mrs. Kim Brumage at firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to Lawton Chiles High School, 7200 Lawton Chiles Lane, Tallahassee, FL 32312. Attention: Kim Brumage- Guidance Department.
Remember that earning this award requires minimum GPA, Test score (SAT or ACT or PERT for Gold Seal), and specific minimum number of service hours. No changes in qualifying scores or GPA have been made. For more information on how to qualify please go to: www.floridastudentfinancialaid.org (State grants, scholarships, and applications)- (Bright Futures Guide).
The Guidance department has created a video for the senior class presentations this year. We normally visit your gov/econ classes and present in person, but this year we have recorded our presentation. It contains valuable information about graduation requirements and the college application process. The entire presentation is 30 minutes long.