2400 Memorial Parkway | Fort Thomas, KY 41075
Phone: 859.781.5900 | Fax: 859.442.4221
Laura Schnitzler | Grades 10-12, last names A-K
Trinity Walsh | Grades 10-12, last names L-Z
Erica Thomas | Grade 9
Melony Rickett | Secretary
THE SCHOOL COUNSELING WEBSITE IS MOVING!
Over the course of this year we have been migrating our information over to our NEW School Counseling website. This page will remain active for the rest of the year, but many of our presentations and information has be relocated.
The new site is located at: https://sites.google.com/view/hhsguidance/home
Missed a Student/Parent Meeting? Click HERE to check out the information.
*Note: the Financial Aid Meeting Powerpoint is NOT available online, as this was a presentation given by an outside presenter and not the HHS Guidance staff.
ARE YOU A HIGH SCHOOL ATHLETE? DO YOU WANT TO CONTINUE TO PARTICIPATE IN COLLEGE?
Check out this information on athletic scholarships for just about any sport imaginable. http://www.scholarshipstats.com/default.htm
HIGHLANDS HIGH SCHOOL
SCHOOL COUNSELING YOUTUBE CHANNEL
The School Counseling Office now has it's own YouTube Channel. Currently on this channel you can see introduction/about videos for several courses offered at Highlands. Not sure what to take? Want to know more about what they actually do in that class? Check it out! HHS YOUTUBE CHANNEL!
ACT BOOTCAMP CLASSES
Want to sign up for the bootcamp? Visit www.torchprep.com for more information on ACT Bootcamp classes.
Completing the FAFSA
Seniors and parents CLICK HERE for two very informative sheets regarding completing the FAFSA.
HOW MUCH CAN I SAVE IN COLLEGE BY TAKING AN AP CLASS?
Click on THIS LINK and check out some colleges AP credit to class conversions to see how much money you can save in college.
Or ... check out this handy SAVINGS CHART
COLLEGE PLANNING ONLINE
Sign up for a FREE online college planning resource. This new resource will help to connect counselors and students even more. Campus Steps' website and mobile solutions bring students on-demand college counseling, big data insights, and the country’s largest online college admissions network so they’re well-equipped for successful college and career outcomes. - See more and JOIN at: https://www.campussteps.com
Have you heard of Khan Academy? Khan Academy has an entire section dedicated to college admissions. Have questions? Check this out: https://www.khanacademy.org/college-admissions.
Naviance will be the "hub" for the Guidance Department! Students can log in to Naviance with their student ID # and their birthdate (MMDDYY). Scholarships, College Information, College Application Info, Interest Inventories, Personality Assesments, and much more is available on this site! Check it out!
You can get to NAVIANCE BY CLICKING HERE!
ARTICLES OF INTEREST
"Rigor Makes the Difference"