Exploring What’s Next

November 10, 2023

“This has become an annual experience for Purcell Marian. And it’s one that our students have begun to look forward to.” Before the sun has risen, and before the first bell for classes has sounded, …

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College + Career Center Blog: Money, money, money! MONEY! The FSA ID – Part One

August 26, 2021

Okay, folks. Brace yourself – this is going to be a long series of posts! They may be the most important post we put out there for you, though. We want to make sure students …

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College + Career Center Blog: ACT or SAT? Here’s what you need to know.

August 11, 2021

Making decisions about, signing up for, and preparing to take the ACT and/or the SAT can be a stressful process. Let the College + Career Center help make it a little bit easier for you …

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Back to school with the College and Career Center

July 27, 2021

Some exciting changes are coming to the College + Career Center for the upcoming school year! First and foremost, we are so happy to announce that we will be back in the College + Career …

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College + Career Center Blog: Round up of helpful articles for families of college bound students

April 3, 2021

Round up of helpful articles for families of college bound students 5 steps for creating an outstanding activity résumé A Parent’s Guide to ACT Prep: 5 Tips for Setting Your High School Student Up for …

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Upcoming College + Career Center Events

March 13, 2021

Junior College Planning Workshops After spring break, we will begin hosting college planning workshops for juniors on Tuesdays & Thursdays from 12:15 pm-12:45 pm (during lunch). The first workshop will be held Tuesday, March 23 …

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Purcell Marian students named semi-finalist in ACI-OKI Construction Career Days Challenge

March 1, 2021

The Purcell Marian Construction + Engineering course produced a semi-finalist in the Allied Construction Industries-OKI Construction Career Days Challenge. Purcell Marian was the only College Prep, non-Career Technical Education school to have a project selected …

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College + Career Center Blog: Early Decision, Early Action, Scholarships & Acceptances OH MY!

October 23, 2020

You have most likely seen the terms “early decision” (ED) and “early action” (EA) during the college application process. The College Board explains those phrases as such: “Early decision plans are binding — a student …

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Virtual College Fair Recap + Financial Aid Info Night

October 9, 2020

This week has been a very active week for our seniors in their College & Career Readiness class.  We have been putting final lessons regarding FSA-ID and FAFSA and giving our students some time and …

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