Lawton High School
Lawton High School
101 Blue Pride Dr.
Lawton, MI 49065
Office: 269.624.7800
Fax: 269.624.6554
Attendance: 269.624.7802
School Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 2:50 p.m.
Hourly Schedule:
1st Hour: 8:00 - 9:06
2nd Hour: 9:10 - 10:16
3rd Hour: 10:20 - 11:26
Achievement: 11:30 - 12:00
4th Hour: 12:04 - 1:40
5th Hour: 1:44 - 2:50

Tammy Wilson
Principal

Darcy Munro
Guidance Counselor

Chris Richter
Athletic Director

LHS Counseling


Upcoming events:

Welcome to the 2017 - 2018 school year!!!

If you have any questions or concerns and you would like to speak to us, please feel free to contact us and set up an appointment. Our contact information is below:

Kim Pastol
Guidance / Athletics Secretary
269 - 624 - 7805

Transcript Requests

If you would like to request a transcript to be sent to any colleges for application or would just like to see you academic history please follow the link to Parchment.com

  • You will need to sign up for an account - it's FREE!
  • As long as you are a high school student, all of your transcript requests through this system are FREE!!

Scheduled College Visits during 2017 - 2018 school year at Lawton High School

Month Date Hour College
September 21 Ach. Grand Valley State University
  28 Ach. University of Michigan
       
October 2 Ach. Trine University
  3 Ach. Saginaw Valley State University
  12 Ach Kalamazoo Valley Community College
       
November 3 Ach. Western Michigan University
  7 Ach. Central Michigan University
       

 

Please check the counseling office REGULARLY for college - specific scholarships

Below are a few of the scholarships that we have found. Please know that you are not limited to only these scholarships. Other good sites to look at for scholarships are the following:


The Van Buren County Association of School Boards Scholarship:

  • Valued at $500.00
  • Must be in the Superintendent’s Office by March 15, 2018.
  • Come into the Guidance Office for further information. 

The Midwest Energy & Communications Scholarship:

  • High school seniors must have a 3.0 GPA or higher and whose families receive electric, propane or internet services from MEC at their primary residence are eligible to apply.
  • The scholarship is valued at $1,000.00
  • Deadline is March 19, 2018

The Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel Scholarship

  • The Michigan Association of Retired School Personnel scholarship application is now available. 
  • Applications must be received on or before April 1, 2018
  • The scholarship is valued at $1,000.00 
  • Come into the Guidance Office for further information.

The Lawyers at Growth & Associates Scholarship:

The Lawyers here at Groth & Associates are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify. To qualify for this scholarship:

  • Must have a G.P.A. of 3.0+
  • Fill out the form with your contact information
  • Attach school transcript to verify enrollment or submit any document to help us know you are currently enrolled or have been accepted to a college or university in the United States.
  • Attach a 500-word essay about difficulties or hardships you have had to personally overcome.
  • The deadline for application submissions is July 31, 2018. Qualifying students can apply here:

Michigan Retailers Foundation Scholarship

  • The Michigan Retailers Foundation scholarship is available in the guidance office. To be eligible, the student or his/her parent must be employed at a business that is a member of the Michigan Retailers Association.  For further information, come into the Guidance Office and contact Mrs. Pastol.
  • Value = ranges from $1,000.00 - $2,000.00
  • Deadline = submitted by April 2, 2018

Paw Paw Conservation Club Scholarship

  • The Paw Paw Conservation Club Scholarship is now available in the Guidance Office. 
  • Deadline = on or before May 1, 2018
  • Value =$500.00

2018 Rosa Parks Scholarships

  • The application for the 2018 Rosa Parks Scholarships is now available . This is an annual scholarship, approximately 40 scholarship winners will be announced in mid-May.
  • Value = $2,000
  • Site = rosaparksscholarship.org
  • Deadline = March 1, 2018

Follow Your Dream Scholarship

  • The Follow Your Dream Scholarship is now available.  The due date is 3:00 PM on Tuesday, January 23, 2018.  For an application,  please come into the guidance office and contact Mrs. Pastol.

2017 / 2018 Elks Scholarship Programs

  1. Most Valuable Student Scholarship Program: enf.elks.org/mvs.
    Four year program. 
    This scholarship is based on ACT or SAT score, financial need, and leadership in school or community. 
    $1,000.00 - $50,000.00.

    Deadline
    : Online ….. On or before November 27, 2017
    - for more information please stop into Guidance Office
  2. Michigan Gold Key Scholarship Program
    2- or 4-year scholarship
    For graduates with disabilities
    $2,000 - $8,000
    Deadline: Online....... On or before December 1, 2017
    - for more information please stop into Guidance Office
  3. Legacy Scholarship Program
    For family members that are dues-paying Elks.
    $4,000
    Deadline: Online......... On or before February 2, 2018
    - for more information please stop into Guidance Office

2017 Future of Assisted Living Scholarship

  • Value = $2,000.00
  • Deadline:  December 31, 2017
  • for more information please stop into Guidance Office

NHS Scholarship Program

  • Application is now available for all NHS senior members that are in good standing.
  • Deadline: January 30, 2018
  • If you need more information please come into the Guidance Office.

Kalamazoo Valley Foundation-Sponsored Scholarships

  • The Financial Aid Office is currently promoting scholarships sponsored through the Kalamazoo Valley Foundation.
  • To view and apply for Kalamazoo Valley Foundation-Sponsored Scholarships go to www.kvcc.edu/scholarships .
  • Deadline: online scholarship application is October 27, 2017, unless noted otherwise. Applications will not be returned for missing information.
  • If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Financial Aid Office by phone at 269.488.4340 or by email at financialaid@kvcc.edu.

Michiana Two-cylinder club Scholarship

  • Now available in the Guidance Office.
  • Must be pursuing an education in an agricultural related field. 
  • Value = $1,000.00

Lake Michigan Credit Union Lloyd F. Hutt Scholarship

  • Available in the Guidance Office. 
  • Value = 1 of 15 $2,000.00 scholarships. 
  • Deadline = January 31, 2018.
  • Come into the Guidance Office for further information.

COLLEGE SEARCH INFORMATION

Search # 1

  1. Go to collegesource.org
  2. Click on “Advanced Search”
  3. Click on “Criteria Search”
  4. Follow directions above each drop down box (you can leave tuition range blank)

This will bring you to a list of colleges in the state you chose.  Choose the college you are interested in to gather further information.

Search # 2

  1. Mel.org (Michigan e-library online)
  2. Click on “Business and Jobs
  3. Click on “Careers and Jobs”
  4. Click on “Exploring Career Preferences

Other College Search Sites