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Parents and students may address ACT-related questions to Jennifer Emmette, Testing Coordinator, at 378-2133 or 









2017-18 SAT Administration Dates and Deadlines

SAT Date

SAT Subject Tests Available

Registration Deadline

Late Registration Deadline

Deadline for Changes

June 2, 2018


See SAT Subject Tests available on this date

May 3, 2018

May 15, 2018

May 23, 2018

Milligan College Summer Camps
Day camp programs are available for: Musical Theatre, Engineering, Nursing, Computer Science, and Teacher Education.
Camps run from July 9-13 from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm on Milligan College campus.
Deadline for application is June 1st, registration fee is $300.
Learn more and apply at


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College Certificate Opportunity through Northeast State in Downtown Kingsport!

Dobyns-Bennett has an exciting opportunity for students to enroll in a Career Academy in Machine Tool Operations spring 2018! Students will have the opportunity to earn both a college certificate and 31 college credit hours toward a degree while in high school and possibly enter the workforce upon graduation as a certified Machine Tool Operator. Currently, Machine Tool Operators have the potential of earning $25-$30 an hour in our region ($50,000-$55,000 per year). Classes will be held at the Regional Center for Advanced Manufacturing (RCAM) downtown Kingsport. Students will attend classes during A block with transportation provided to and from RCAM if needed.


This is a joint venture between Dobyns-Bennett High School and Northeast State Community College as a tuition-based program and those enrolled will have the opportunity to take part in the program tuition free! Students will apply for the Federal Pell Grant and they will also be eligible to receive additional grant monies through the TN Dual Enrollment Grant and the Sullivan County Career Readiness Scholarship.


For additional information and enrollment details, students should contact their counselor at Dobyns-Bennett High School immediately.




ETSU Department of Computing Code and Technology Summer Camp
East Tennessee State University's Department of Computing, the Niswonger Foundation, and AccelNow provide Code and Technology Summer Camps in the East Tennessee region for students in the 5-12th grade. These camps provide instruction and direction to allow students explore coding and technology. 
High school code and technology camps will be available in First Time Coding, AP Computer Science Prep, Advanced Coding, and CAD.
There will be no cost to attend the camps.
For more information and registration visit

D-B Counseling 
(423) 378-8409
(423) 378-8489 (fax)

University of Tennessee Chattanooga Summer Business Experience
From June 18th to June 22nd, experience college life and interact with business leaders and faculty during this residential program for rising high school seniors who are interested in a career in business.
Qualifications: rising senior, minimum 3.25 GPA, interested in business
Cost is $200 and includes housing, meals, snacks, and activities
Apply now 
Deadline is May 1st.