Are You Headed to Dixie University in the Fall?

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If you are going to Dixie University in the Fall and would like help on registration, orientation and how to navigate your freshman year, you should attend a Dixie open house.  These open houses are free and there is no appointment needed.

Dixie will be at the following schools on these dates:

Northridge High School – May 7th at 7:00 p.m.
Address: 2430 N Hill Field Rd, Layton, UT 84041

Murray High School – May 8th at 7:00 p.m.
Address: 5440 State St, Murray, UT 84107

Orem High School- May 9th at 7:00 p.m.
Address: 175 S 400 E, Orem, UT 84097

For more information call Dixie Admissions at:


Scholarship Deadlines Coming Up

The Barrick Mercur scholarship is due tomorrow, please finish up your applications and turn them into the Counseling Office.

Click here for application

Deadline: April 20, 2018
-High school senior enrolled in the Tooele County School District
-Cumulative 2.5 GPA
-Survivor of suicide (example: loss of parent or sibling to suicide)
Award: $1,000

Application: A.L. England Business 2018 or from Mrs. Dangerfield in the Counseling Office
Deadline:  April 23, 2018
-Applicants post-high school plans include a profession in business.
-Applicant is involved in one of the following activities–teacher assistant in a school office, working internship, or work-based learning in a business.
-Applicant’s high school classes include an emphasis in business courses or an emphasis in the A+ Certification program.
-Applicant has received awards or recognition in business.
-Applicant is a positive role model.
-Application, resume, transcript, essay.
Award:  $1,000

Application: A.L. England Music Scholarship or from Mrs. Dangerfield in the Counseling Office
Deadline: April 23, 2018
-Applicant has been in a music program all four years of high school.
-Applicant performs in Tooele High School music program contests each year.
-Applicant has received awards for musical accomplishments that are not related to an ancillary role such as flag carrier.
-Applicant is actively involved in their community, school, or volunteers on a regular basis.
-Applicant is faithful in participation, support and effort in a music program.
-Applicant provides voluntary help beyond the required classroom/performance time.
-Applicant mentors other music students.
-Applicant is a positive role model.
-Applicant shows continuing improvement each year while in a music program.
-Applicant is not necessarily a top musician, but has the potential to become an accomplished musician.
Award: $1,000

Tooele High School Has a New Scholarship!

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Renee Milne and her husband have graciously extended their scholarship to include Tooele High School.  Here is the information and application for the scholarship.  For students that have overcome adversity or are being faced with it right now, please apply for this one. Also, please type your application and turn into Mrs. Dangerfield in the Counseling Office by the deadline.

Application: Milne Scholarship 2018
Deadline: May 4, 2018
-Senior at Tooele High School
-Minimum 3.0 GPA
-Accepted to a post-secondary educational institution (college, university or technical school)
– Overcome or still coping with adversity
-Plan to work while completing a post-secondary education
Award: varies

Local Scholarship Barrick Mercur – Due April 19th

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Seniors, we are getting down to where we only have a couple more opportunities to apply for local scholarships.  Remember that these are the best ones to apply for since there are far fewer students applying for these.  If you haven’t applied for any scholarships yet please apply for this one.  The award on this one does vary, and they may and often do give away multiple awards. Please work on this one over the weekend since it is due next Thursday.

Application: Barrick Foundation Scholarship 2018 – fillable
Deadline:  April 19, 2018
-Must be a 2018 graduate of THS, SHS, or GHS.
-Special consideration is given to students who have not been awarded other significant scholarships.
-This scholarship is not renewable.
-Payment of this scholarship will be made following receipt of a copy of your class schedule for your freshman year registration.
-Payment of this scholarship may be deferred for a 1 to 2 year period upon written request.
-Application, transcript, 2 letters of recommendation, esssay.
Award:  $500-$1,000 (multiple awards)

Utah Jiffy Lube Scholarship Application Due April 16th – $6,500

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This scholarship is great for sophomores, juniors and seniors since you have to be 15-17 to apply.  First place is $6,500 and there will be two finalist prizes for $1,500 each.

The application requires a short essay of 500 words to be written about: “What Drives You?”  Students have to have taken a drivers education course and it can be either through the school or a private driving school.

Deadline: April 16th

Click here for the application

Snow College Registration Open House

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For students attending Snow College in the Fall, they will be holding a registration Open House on April 16th and 17th in Sandy.

Karen Gail Miller Conference Center – 9690 South 300 West, Sandy Utah

Students will have the opportunity to meet with an Academic Advisor and register for Fall classes.  There will also be a representative from Residential Life for students still looking to apply for student housing.

For students that have NOT applied to Snow but would like to, they can apply for free on the spot by bringing a high school transcript with their ACT score.  So if you are not sure of where you would like to go, Snow College is a great option!

If you have any further questions, please contact Mrs. Dangerfield in the Counseling Office.

THS Alumi Scholarship Deadline in Two Days

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The THS Alumni scholarship is due this Friday the 13th.  Please get your applications turned in for $1,000 award.  They will be giving away two of these $1,000 awards only to THS students.  You DO NOT have to have parents or grandparents that have gone to Tooele High.

Application: Available from Mrs. Dangerfield in the Counseling Office or it can be downloaded from this link: 2018 THS Alumni Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: April 13, 2018
-Seniors who are graduating from THS in 2018.
-Plan to attend college.
-Have not received significant scholarships from other sources.
-This scholarship cannot be deferred.
-Application, transcript, and optional additional information.
Award: $1,000 dollars (two awards)