NFHS Counseling Newsletter

March 2021

NFHS 2021-2022 Registration

Important Upcoming Dates:

  • Monday, March 8th - Online Course Waiver OPENS @ 8:00 am
  • Monday, March 15th - Online Course Waiver CLOSES @ 4:00 pm
  • Wednesday, March 31st - Portal Opens for VIEW ONLY for 2021-2022 course selections @ 8:00 am
  • Wednesday, March 31st - Friday, April 2nd - Counselors will be in the NFHS Cafe for Course Corrections
  • Friday, April 2nd - Portal CLOSES for VIEW ONLY for 2021-2022 Course Selections @ 4:00 pm

The below button will take you to the Online Course Waiver but will not be accepting responses until Monday, March 8th at 8:00 am:

Headed East?

If you are re-districted to attend East Forsyth High School next school year, please visit their website for registration information and plan to utilize their online course waiver for any course change requests.

Also, follow the East Forsyth High School Counseling Team on Instagram: @efhs.counseling

Interested in Dual Enrollment for next school year?

You still have the opportunity to pursue Dual Enrollment courses in the 2021-2022 school year. Please use the buttons below to access information on the opportunity of Dual Enrollment and the steps to apply:

Upcoming Events:

Spring Virtual College Probe Fair- 3/8 and 3/9

The Virtual College Probe Fair will allow students the opportunity to learn more about many colleges. To see the colleges that will be attending and register, please click here. This is a great opportunity for students to learn more about a number of colleges!

Scholarship Session - 3/9

Join us on Tuesday, March 9th during Raider Time and Wellness for a chance to explore available scholarships with counselors present to help. Sign-up for this opportunity in FlexTime Manager!

Lanier Tech Apply to College Day - 3/17

Sign-up in FlexTime Manager for the Lanier Tech Apply to College Event during Raider Time on Wednesday, March 17th! Lanier Tech will waive the application fee during this event so you can apply FOR FREE!

BigFuture Days College Fair

College Board is hosting virtual events for high school students to connect directly with college admissions representatives and take action on the most important steps for college. BigFuture Day events are four hours long. You can drop in and out of the event at the times that work for your schedule. The College Panels and College Planning sessions will be recorded for future viewing. You need to register in advance to attend the live events and access the recordings. Please use the button below to read more about the event, the dates, and how to register:

Past Event:

Virtual Spring College Panel

During Raider Time on March 3rd, the counseling office presented a virtual college panel with representatives from some popular schools in Georgia! This event provided students with valuable information about these schools and an opportunity to ask questions. If you missed this event, each representative shared their contact information. Please see below and always feel free to reach out to these reps with any questions you may have - they are so great!

Scholarship Spotlights:

Sawnee Woman's Club 2021 Scholarship:

  • Looking for a Forsyth County student specifically!
  • DUE: March 16th

Tammy Waddell Memorial Scholarship:
  • Looking for a student planning to major in education & pursue a career in teaching!
  • DUE: April 2nd

Joyce Hawkins Scholarship for Outstanding Citizenship & Community Service:

  • Focus on community service and involvement!
  • DUE: April 13th

For more, please use the button below to visit our Class of 2021 Scholarship Page: