‘Financing My Future Cord’ Program


E2E & CCISD  ‘Financing My Future’ Cord Program

For the 2018-2019 academic year, seniors who submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and receive a Student Aid Report (SAR), or submit the Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA) and receive a successful completion confirmation email, will earn a ‘Financing My Future’ cord. 

Students who qualify for this honor will awarded a lime green cord to wear at commencement signifying this accomplishment. 

The deadline to submit proof of successful FAFSA or TASFA submission to the campus College and Career Counselor is Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at 4:00 p.m.

The campus’ College and Career Counselor will be the main contact for the program:

  • Branch Academy – Melissa Majek (361) 878-4780
  • Carroll HS – Susan Bales-Erwin (361) 878-5147
  • Coles HS – Laura Irizarry (361) 878-7380
  • Collegiate HS – Vidal Anzaldua (361) 698-2425
  • King HS – Rose Mary Shepperd (361) 906-3458
  • Miller HS – Rita Perez (361) 878-5100
  • Moody HS – Melissa Jimenez (361) 878-7340
  • Ray HS – Lynn Hartnett (361) 878-7300
  • Veterans HS – Bryan Davis (361) 878-7900

You may also contact Angela Pena, Director, Education to Employment Partners and Coastal Compass Education and Career Resource Center at (361) 906-0703 or angelap@edexcellence.org.

See the Letter to Campuses and FAQ  or the individual campus flyers below for more information on the program. 

Coastal Compass Education and Career Resource Center is located at La Palmer Mall and is available to help with FAFSA submission  anytime Monday-Friday, 10:30am-6:00pm and Saturday 10:30am-2:00pm. See   https://coastalcompass.org/ for more information.

You can also receive FAFSA assistance at campus and community events; a schedule of events for Spring 2019 is available here.  

Campus Flyers: