Counseling NewsFlash

Announcements 05.23.22

About Us

Welcome to the Liberty High School Counseling & Social Work Department where we are committed to fostering the academics, personal, and post-secondary

growth of every student!

Schedules for Next Year!

Students will be receiving their 2022-2023 schedules in early June. Please note the schedule change procedure will be explained in the mailing, should you feel a change is needed. Schedule changes will be allowed based upon availability until August 29. Requests for specific teachers, courses during a specific hour and changes in FLEX hours are unable to be honored. Please keep in mind that counselors are not on contract during the summer and will return in August.

ACT Test!

Are you planning to take the ACT in June or July? Late registration is available for the June test! Check out all the deadlines HERE!

Juniors - College Planning Tips

Are you considering applying Early Decision or Early Action? Go HERE for details to help you make the choice. Go HERE to listen to a short explanation of the process at John Hopkins!

Summer Planning!

What are your plans for the summer? Need a job? Check out our job page! You can also find job listings on the Real World Learning site! Click HERE! Looking for a summer workshop or volunteering opportunity? Check out our Summer Opportunities page!

Planning For Your Future!

Are you curious about the hot careers in the KC area? Click HERE to find out more!

Interested in A+ Tutoring This Summer

A+ Students who wish to earn tutoring hours during 2022 Summer School MUST have an A+ Application on file and have completed the A+ training. In order to secure a spot, students must reach out to the participating Summer School sites to arrange schedules and teacher assignments. Please visit the Summer School website here for a list of schools and contact information.

Juniors - College Planning Tips

As you begin your college admission adventure, here are 5 Things you can do between now and the beginning of the school year to get you off to a great start!


For Upcoming College Visits CLICK HERE

For more A+ Info CLICK HERE

WARNING: Fentanyl Is In Our Area

Northland Law Enforcement warns of very dangerous counterfeit pills containing fentanyl that are circulating and causing overdoses among teens and young adults in the KC Northland. As caring adults, parents, and guardians, it’s crucial that we let our teens know the very real dangers of misusing prescription pills. Emphasize to your kids to never take a pill from anyone or anywhere that isn’t prescribed to them by a doctor and out of its original container.

Let teens know you will help them if they are seeking relief from feelings of anxiety or depression. Here are some other resources that might be helpful too:

FUN HOLIDAY - National Safe Sun Week!

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National Safe Sun Week, from May 23 this year, is observed annually during the week before Memorial Day. As Americans prepare to enjoy Memorial Day weekend and embrace the start of summer, health professionals seek to raise awareness of the best practices to follow when it comes to sun exposure, ensuring that everyone remains safe as they enjoy the spoils of the warm weather, due to the sun’s damage and skin cancer affecting people of all skin tones.

Did You Know... Ancient Egyptians attempted to use rice bran and jasmine to protect their skin from the heat of the sun.


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Updates!

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