Planning for the Next Steps after High School

  • The Nolensville High School Counseling Center is here to assist you with your College and Career Planning needs. Every student should leave NHS ready for the next stage. For our students who are college-bound, the counseling staff can assist with preparing for testing, completing college applications, and seeking out financial aid.

    Tennessee Promise

    High school seniors in Tennessee may apply for the Tennessee Promise scholarship, which will provide two years of tuition-free attendance at a community or technical college in Tennessee.

    Tennessee HOPE Scholarship

    The Tennessee HOPE Scholarship Program provides scholarship and grant assistance to Tennesseans attending eligible Tennessee postsecondary institutions. The purpose of the program is to provide access for Tennesseans to post-secondary education, to improve high school and collegiate academic achievement, to keep more of the best and brightest students in Tennessee, and to provide social and economic benefits to the state of Tennessee.

    Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation (TSAC)

    The Tennessee Student Assistance Corporation administers over 20 different state student financial aid programs, including the HOPE scholarship, Tennessee Promise, Tennessee Reconnect, Tennessee Student Assistance Award, and the Dual Enrollment grant.

    Transcript Requests

    Online Requests

    Class of 2019, 2020, 2021 and current students may request their transcript online through the Order a Transcript website. Simply follow the steps: 

    1. Select the “Start” button.
    2. Select Nolensville High School, Nolensville, TN as the sending institution. 
    3. Follow the instructions to enter student identifying information.
    4. Make sure to select “End of Term" under "Urgency".
    5. Select the receiving institution. If you haven’t made a final decision yet, you may select multiple schools.
    6. Review your transcript order.
    7. Enter your customer information. The email address you provide will be used to provide tracking information on your transcript order. 
    8. Submit your order.
    9. Make a note of the tracking number(s) to check on your transcript request and verify when the receiving institution receives the transcript. Keep in mind, it still may take the receiving institution a week or two to accept and process your transcript.

    Important Notes:

    • Your grades will not be finalized until right before graduation. 
    • Test scores are not included with transcripts. Test scores must be sent from the testing agency (ACT/ SAT). 

    Requests for a Paper Copy

    If you need a paper copy of your academic transcript sent to a college or university, follow these steps: 

    1. Print and complete the NHS Transcript Request Form. Make sure to include the address of the recipient.
    2. Mail or drop off your request to the NHS Counseling Department. You may enclose the $2.00 processing fee or pay for your transcript on the Online School Payment Portal.
    3. Please allow 3-5 business days for your request to be processed.


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