Parent Resources

As a parent, we greatly value your role in your child's life. The following items and links below are to help you assist your child to succeed in high school and in the college enrollment and financial aid application process. We feel that you need to know this information as much as your child does, so that you can help them along the way as well. These resources are specifically designed for parents.

Websites

College.gov

  • Find Out Why Your Child Should Go to College
  • What You Can Do to Help
  • How to Deal With the Cost

What's Next Illinois

  • Career Planning
  • High School Planning
  • College Planning
  • Financial Aid Planning
  • Save Your Research!

Mapping Your Future

  • Financial Aid Planning
  • Scholarship Information
  • High School Planning
  • Forms to Use
  • Glossary of College & Financial Aid Terms

The College Board

  • College Planning
  • Financial Aid Planning
  • Testing & Homework Help