CVHS School Counseling

Monthly Newsletter - January 2022

Hello Families!

Each month the School Counseling department will be sharing information about upcoming events.

Counseling Staff - Contact Information

Follow the School Counseling Department on Social Media:

Instagram @convalcounseling


Upcoming Dates


January 15th College Deadlines

If you are applying to colleges that have a January 15th deadline, be sure to let your counselor know so that they can upload all of your supporting documents. Also, remind your teachers that are writing you a letter of recommendation about your deadline.

Express Admissions Days

Seniors! Are you considering applying to NHTI, Plymouth State University, or River Valley Community College? Express Admissions days are happening! Schedule an appointment to meet 1:1 with a college admission counselor and apply for FREE at the following colleges. Must sign up in the School Counseling Office at least 2 days before the event!

  • Plymouth State University: Thursday, January 6

  • River Valley Community College: Thursday, January 13

  • Southern New Hampshire University: Thursday, January 20

  • NHTI: Thursday February 10

Please contact your counselor to schedule an appointment.

Save the Date

January 4-14, 2022

Career Interest Inventories with School Counselors during TASC. Grades 9 and 10.

February 1, 2022 at 6:00 pm

Applying to College 101 w/ NHHEAF for Juniors and their families.

Thursday, February 3, 2022 at 7:30am

ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) Testing (must register in advance in the school counseling office!)

February 1 - 11 , 2022

Course selection for next year. Grades 9, 10, and 11.

Early March, 2022 - Date TBD

8th Grade Parent Night

Registration and transfer information for all 8th grade parents

March 22, 2022 at 6:00pm

Early College Planning Info Session for students in grades 9 & 10 - with the NH Higher Education Assistance Foundation (NHHEAF)

March 23, 2022 at 7:30am

SAT Testing for ALL Juniors

Upward Bound / Keene State College

New enrollments are targeted to freshman, sophomores and juniors

Thinking about your future? Considering if college is right for you? It's never too early to think about careers and colleges, and the Upward Bound Programs can help! The programs provide advising, tutoring, and field trips during the school year, as well as the opportunity to live at Keene State College for a few weeks during the summer. Please see the counseling office for more information or to meet with the Upward Bound Programs Educational Counselor, who is at ConVal every Tuesday!

Deadlines to apply for Upward Bound:

· Sophomores (Class of 2024) - Applications due by February 11, 2022

· Freshmen (Class of 2025) - Applications due by March 18, 2022

Online application:

SENIORS!!! ConVal Scholarship Application - Be On The Lookout

The School Counseling Department is pleased to announce the ConVal Scholarship Application. This is our third year using this process.

The ConVal Scholarship Application, that will be posted on Naviance, is a comprehensive document designed to simplify the scholarship process for our students.

The application will be posted on Naviance in February 2022 and due back to the counseling office by April 20th.