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NCAA Eligibility Info
Head to the NCAA Eligibility Center for the most up-to-date information.

 Free Application for Federal Aid

Knowing the different deadlines for scholarships is very important. The US Department of Education maintains a helpful tool to confirm deadlines.  Remember, there are a few federal student aid programs that have limited funds, so be sure to apply as soon as you can!  Click the image below to check your deadlines.

You may find more information concerning DeadlinesSchool Code Search, and learn about the other options for filing your FAFSA (print PDFs) at FAFSA Filing Options.  Start your FAFSA now:

The  NHS Scholarship program

The NHS Scholarships have important application deadlines.  Be sure to note these deadlines.  Eligible members must request application procedures from MCA’s NHS Adviser: Mrs. Wilcox. 

Please note that Student Applications require three recommendations (adviser, principal, and another faculty member.)



Registration deadlines for the ACT are very important.  Be sure to check the current year’s deadlines.   Helpful information for Parents and Students each year are provided on the ACT planning site.  Register Now:

When you sign up for the ACT® test, you can select to opt-in to ACT’s Educational Opportunity Service (EOS), which connects you with colleges, universities, and financial aid institutions based on your plans and interests.

Saying “yes” to EOS can expand your vision for college and open up new ways to pay for it.

click “3 big reasons” for more information


Score Reports are out

Journey to College is a great interactive tool provided by Kaplan to find out what is a good PSAT score? Register for FREE Parent and Student events and get FREE SAT/ACT prep.



MCA Student Resources:

Our school CEEB code:  171-538
MCA High School Transcript:   Transcript Request Form
MCA College Visit Form: college-visitation-form
MCA College Planning Handbook