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Scholarships!

For up-to-date scholarship information, click.

Advanced Placement information

Are AP courses right for your student? Click here for more information from College Board.

Will AP credit matriculate to your college of choice? Click here to search specific college and university requirements.

 

GPA Calculator

Parents and students, use this GPA Calculator tool to assist you as you plan for academic success! Please note that this is just an estimate and may not accurately reflect the actual GPA in Focus. 

Please remember: 2.0 GPA is the graduation requirement and 2.3 GPA in core courses is the requirement for NCAA

 

GPA Calculator

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Rather than waiting until the end of high school to award aid, which is often too late to impact a student’s college ambitions or choices, Raise.me enables students to earn grant aid throughout high school, starting as early as 9th grade, for doing all the things that best prepare them to succeed, whether that’s getting good grades, volunteering in the community or joining an extracurricular.

 

The amount that students earn from a college on Raise.me represents a guaranteed minimum amount of aid they’ll receive if they apply and are admitted to that college.

Dual Enrollment

Dual Enrollment Information meeting *virtual*

Our BTWHS Dual Enrollment Parent Night was held on Monday, February 22, 2021. We thank Mr. Rogers from UWF and PSC for their representation and information. For those who were unable to attend, please see below for the recorded presentation.

Contact Ms. Reeves at ext. 235 or Ms. Glidden at ext. 233 if you have any questions.

Student Enrollment

Students enrolling at Booker T. Washington High School should have the following documents available, which are required for all incoming new students:

  • Verification of age - Commonly, a copy of the birth certificate
  • Social security number
  • Current physical 
  • Florida Certification of Immunization (DH Form 680):  This form must be signed by a Florida physician or clinic.
  • PLEASE NOTE: A physical and certification of immunization must be obtained within 30 days after enrolling in school.
  • Proof of Residence: Gulf Power Bill, ECUA Bill, Lease or Mortgage agreement with the parent’s name and address listed.
  • Transcript of grades from last school with the grading scale.
  • Numerical withdrawal grades, if enrolling after the school year has begun.
  • Copy of current IEP or 504, if applicable

Students who are transferring schools within the district or returning to the district need the following documents:

  • Proof of Residence: Gulf Power Bill, ECUA Bill, Lease or Mortgage agreement with the parent’s name and address listed.
  • Withdrawal form from prior school
  • Completed data verification form and student health verification form (Completed at the school)

Next, follow the steps below. Students brand new to ECSD should complete all three steps. Students who are already enrolled or have previously been enrolled in an ECSD school should go directly to

step 3 to schedule an appointment:

School Counselor department information

The Booker T. Washington High School Counseling Department strives to provide quality and comprehensive academic support as we assist your student in reaching his or her academic goals. Please click here for the most up-to-date information to assist you and your student in his or her academic plans.

 

BTWHS 2021/2022 Course Request Cards

 need to meet with your student's counselor?

Parents/Guardians: Appointments are recommended.

Class of 2025 (9th grade): Valerie Cope, 850-475-5257,

ext. 232, vcope2@ecsdfl.us

Class of 2024 (10th grade): Holly Shumpert, 850-475-5257,

ext. 234, hshumpert@ecsdfl.us

Class of 2023 (11th grade): Elise Glidden, 850-475-5257,

ext. 233, eglidden@ecsdfl.us

Class of 2022 (12th grade): Cheryl Reeves, 850-475-5257,

ext. 235, creeves2@ecsdfl.us

It is never too soon to begin preparing for college!

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Emergency Resources

Abuse Hotline: Dept of Children and Families 1(800)-96-ABUSE

Escambia County Sheriff's Dept. non-emergency line: 850-436-9620

Pensacola Police Dept. non-emergency line: 850-435-1845

Mental Health

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Lakeview Main number:

 850-432-1222   

Mobile Response Team (MRT)  1-866-517-7766 *Great Resource for mental health services, as well as, offering emergency mental health crisis intervention and support.

Food Support

Manna Food Bank: 3030 N. E St. 850-432-205

 

PERT Practice

View the resource guide to help study for the math PERT.

 

For help studying other portions of the PERT, view the student study guide.

aCT Practice

Practice is the best of all instructors. ACT Academy offers FREE, personalized practice in preparation for the ACT.

Click here to access the FREE ACT Academy.

Testing Dates

Testing schedules for all district-wide, AP, ACT and SAT exams are now available.
Visit the sites below for the appropriate test schedule.

 

Princeton Review

2020-2021 ACT Test Dates

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2020-2021 SAT Test Dates

 

*Do you qualify for a testing payment waiver? Check with your school counselor for more information!

PSC Career Coach

Career Coach is a new tool launched by Pensacola State College. 

 

Career Coach is easy to use and delivers the most current local data on wages, employment, job postings, and associated education and training.  It is available to help students by providing career exploration lessons at the middle and high school levels

 

You can get to the site from the PSC home page or by clicking on the graphic below:

 

 

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