Counseling

Purposes of counseling services at Maeser Prep

Karl G. Maeser Preparatory Academy‚Äôs Comprehensive Counseling and Guidance Program is a student-focused, school-wide program involving parents, counselors and administration in what is best for the success of each student.  Our goal is to guide and prepare students to become competent, productive, responsible citizens with a focus on short-term and long-term goals for their future and life-time success.


Krystal Anderson
Counseling for students A – J
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Sandra Sorenson
Counseling for students last names K – Z
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Step Up Utah

Parents, are you and your student using the resources provided at www.stepuputah.com to help you plan for college?  Learn how to prepare for post high school, apply for college, discover scholarships and more.

Tip to become a more well rounded student

https://stepuputah.com/2017/ten-tips-becoming-well-rounded-student/

Service Opportunities

Rotary Interact Youth Club

Contact Jeremy Lewis, who is the Vice-President Elect of the Timpanogos Interact Club. Jeremy is a student at Maeser. His email is jeylew27@icloud.com. The Interact Club is sponsored by the Rotary Club of Pleasant Grove: https://www.rotary.org/myrotary/en/exchange-ideas.

Family Support & Treatment Center

Volunteer to tend children 12 years old and younger in the Crisis Respite Nursery. 1255 N. 1200 W Orem  801-229-1181 www.utahvalleyfamilysupport.org  Volunteers are provided training and will be reimbursed for the required background check after 10 hours of service.

College Scholarship Information

A. Michael Perry Scholarship

Up to $750.00, renewable for first-time college freshmen with an ACT score between 21-23 and a high school GPA of 3.5 or higher.  Up to $500.00 for first-time college freshmen with ACT of 21 or higher and a high school GPA between 2.7-3.0.

http://www.marshall.edu/sfa/types-of-aid/marshall-university-scholarships-for-wv-applicants/a-michael-perry-scholarship/

USU Scholarships

Utah State University provides a comprehensive list of scholarships for high school seniors. These are not just for USU students! Here is a link to USU scholarships for high school seniors:

https://scholarships.usu.edu/subpageexamples/offcampus-scholarships

Scholarship Search Tool

Learn how to find 100+ scholarships in five minutes. https://www.scholar-box.com/schools/8988/scholarships  Sign up today.

Summer Tips

Summer is a great time to build your scholarship resume! Enter a contest, attend a camp, create a business, travel, serve. Prepare for contests that are still months away. Here are a few resources:

https://www.reaganfoundation.org/education/scholarship-programs/great-communicator-debate-series/

http://www.unitedstatessuperstemcompetition.org/

http://stemchallenge.org/

http://www.engineergirl.org/250.aspx

http://www.scienceoc.org/parents/student-competitions/

http://www.youngscientistchallenge.com/about

http://www.utahname.org/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/Scholarship-Flyer-20162.pdf

http://www.freedomfestival.org/event/contests/

http://lassonde.utah.edu/hsuec/

http://www.utahtech.org/news/newsarticledisplay.aspx?ArticleID=2105

https://heritage.utah.gov/arts-and-museums/things-tep-2016-high-school

http://www.legion.org/oratorical/contests


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