Guidance

 

Welcome to the Guidance and College Planning Department
 
Working to meet the needs of all our students, we offer the following services:

Academic Counseling

  • Student Curriculum Advisement
  • Schedule Advisement
  • Academic Prescription
  • Student/Parent/ Teacher Staffing
  • Student Grade Report Monitoring
  • Excelsior Scholars Program
  • SITE – Transfer Student Program
  • Leadership Programs Information

College Advisement

  • Naviance
  • College Information
  • Application Process Workshops
  • Recommendations
  • Scholarship Information
  • Summer Enrichment Information
  • Financial Aid Information
  • Bright Futures Scholarship
  • College Fair
  • College Tours
  • College Representative Visits

Career Counseling

  • Career Zone
  • Career Resource Information
  • Interest Inventory – Naviance
  • Resume Preparation – Naviance

Testing

  • In-House Test Prep Program
  • HSPT – High School Placement Test
  • PSAT
  • SAT I and II
  • ASPIRE Assessment System
  • ACT
  • AP
  • Test Results Interpretation

Personal Counseling and Support

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Peer Relationships
  • Social Skills
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Family Referrals
  • Community Resource Information

Parent Services

  • Information Night for each Grade Level
  • Transfer Student Parent Meeting
  • Junior Parent College Workshops
  • Senior Parent College Presentation
  • Freshman and Sophomore Presentations
  • Financial Aid Presentation
  • Parent Conferences

Office Hours:

The Guidance and College Advisement Offices are located on campus in the Administration Building. The Counseling Offices open at 7:30am.

Appointments: 

Counselors are available to meet with students throughout the school day. Students should email their respective College or Guidance Counselor for an appointment time and date.  In addition, individual appointments are arranged by the counselors to meet with every student.  Counselors are also available to meet with parents.  Parents are asked to contact their student’s counselor in advance and schedule an appointment.

Contacting Us:

You may reach the guidance department directly by calling 954-434-8820 (ext. 214). The Counseling Office receives a large volume of calls and e-mails daily, therefore, please allow up to 24 hours for a response to your message. When contacting your counselor, please indicate the student’s name and grade, when leaving either a phone message or communicating via email.