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.
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.