Standardized Test Preparation
Taking the ACT? Visit ACT.org to register for the exam. If you click on the Test Prep menu, you can also access a number of helpful resources including sample test questions and test-taking tips. Check out the ACT test preparation guide:
"No matter what accomplishments you make, somebody helped you." - Althea Gibson, Athlete from Silver, SC
Taking the SAT? Visit Collegeboard.org to find out how you can register and prepare for the exam. Before sure to take advantage of the practice questions and full length exams offered at the site.
Scholarships and Financial Aid
Looking for Scholarships? Visit our Office of College Counseling and Advising Web Resources Page for links to scholarship programs and applications.
STEM Curriculum Resources and Activities for Parents and Students
- Center for STEM Education for Girls
- Engineering, Go For it!
- National STEM Video Game Challenge
- Concordia University-Portland
Find out how you can engage your student in STEM activities with these organizations:
- American Chemical Society
- American Indian Science and Engineering Society
- American Institutes of Biological Sciences Diversity Programs
- American Physics Society Minorities in Physics Programs
- Black Girls Code
- Charleston Trident Urban League
- Columbia Urban League
- Girl Scouts - Mountains to Midlands
- Girls Who Code
- National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering
- National Black Data Processing Associates Student Programs
- National Science Foundation Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation
- National Society of Black Engineers
- Society for Advancing Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science
- Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
- Society of Women Engineers
- Urban League of the Upstate
- Women in Engineering Proactive Network
For Middle School Students
Explore GSSM's summer camp offerings!