Mt. Hermon School

Counselor's Corner

All juniors will be taking the state ACT test online this year.  These testing dates are March 20-22; 27-29. 


LEAP testing is April 9-May 4.  


Academic Signing Day for seniors on April 18th at 2:00 p.m.  


Updated scholarship information is now on the website or see me for applications.  


Preparation booklets for the ACT are located outside of my office.  Seniors can complete FAFSA forms.  Visit to do so.  This form is now a GRADUATION REQUIREMENT!  All seniors must complete this form to get financial assistance for college including TOPS and scholaships.  Another helpful website is  Seniors can search information on colleges and scholarships on this site. Come by my office if you have any questions. 

Scholarship Opportunities for Seniors

LCPL Larry Wells Scholarship


This $300 scholarship has been created in honor of Larry Wells, a 2002 graduate of Mt. Hermon School.  Larry joined the Marines just after he graduated and served two years.  He lost his life fighting for freedom for innocent people of a foreign country as well as the freedom and safety of our own country.  Click here for application.


In an effort to memorialize Larry Well’s unselfish service to his country, a scholarship fund has been established in his name. The L Cpl Larry Wells Memorial Fund has been established at Citizens Savings Bank and will be awarded to one Mt. Hermon High School senior in the amount of $300.


Donations can be made at any Citizens Savings Bank.  For more information please call:  Citizens Savings Bank at 985-795-0505 or Mt. Hermon School at 985-877-5813.


Helping rural students graduate college debt free!

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College Websites

Colleges & Universities        



 Community & Technical Colleges   

Website to search for scholarships

James Bailey Scholarship

Click here.



Click Here For Application For Foster Scholarship