Stratford Senior High School Counseling Department
GRADE LEVEL INFO
GRADES AND REPORT CARDS
SCHEDULE CHANGE REQUESTS
SAT / ACT
MID YEAR REPORT
DUAL ENROLLMENT (UT ON-RAMPS)
SUMMER INTERNSHIPS / JOBS
VIRTUAL HIGH SCHOOL
Ask two of your teachers to write a rec letter for you.
Provide the teachers your current resume.
The teacher's recommendations will be completed online unless otherwise specified by the school.
Provide a list of the colleges and their deadlines. Indicate on this list if they should be online or mail, along with email addresses.
If your schools require letters be sent by mail, provide a stamped, addressed envelope for each college.
If mail, provide the teacher recommendation form, with the student section completed and signed.The teacher will send the letter directly to the school.
Teachers are not required to write recommendation letters! Ask politely, allow plenty of time, and be sure to share your admissions results with them!
State Universities in Texas do not have a Counselor Form. They do not require a counselor recommendation.
Your alpha counselor must have your brag sheets and resume on file in order to write a recommendation.
Counselors know which schools require a letter. If you are applying to a school that requires a counselor letter, please alert the counselor ahead of time as a courtesy.
Ask politely, allow plenty of time, and be sure to share your admissions results with them!