Whitesburg KY

Flyer gives eighth-graders tips concerning high school success

Kentucky eighth-graders headed for high school in the fall might find “High School Basics,” a fourpage flyer, helpful. The free flyer can be ordered from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).

“High School Basics” has sections about:

• Credits and graduation requirements.

• Calculating a GPA.

• Reading a high school transcript.

The Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES).

Earning college credit while in high school.

Free copies are available by emailing publications@kheaa.com. Please remember to include a mailing address. An online version is available on www.kheaa.com.

KHEAA is the state agency that administers KEES, need-based grants and other programs to help students pay their higher education expenses.

For more information about Kentucky scholarships and grants, visit www.kheaa.com; write KHEAA, P.O. Box 798, Frankfort, KY 40602; or call 800-928-8926, ext. 6-7214.

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