CMS Counseling News
Special 8th Grade Edition - January 2017
Important High School Scheduling Information for 8th Grade Parents
Week of January 17, 2017 - Elective Choice Form Distributed
These forms are due back to Ms. Fenimore by January 27th.
January 23, 2017 @ 7:15pm - Curriculum Night at GLHS
Snow Date: January 26, 2017
January 27, 2017 - GL Counselors Speak with CMS 8th Graders
- Governor Livingston H.S. Counselors come to Columbia to speak with 8th grade students about academic courses, electives, general scheduling, and how to use the Program of Studies.
Parents: Encourage your 8th grade student to come to school that day prepared with questions for the counselors. This is a great opportunity to ask about electives, academics, and other activities offered at GL.
Save the Date - February Scheduling Appointments!
Monday, Feb. 6th, 8:15am to Wednesday, Feb. 8th, 3pm
345 Plainfield Avenue
Berkeley Heights, NJ
8th grade students and their parents will be given a 20-minute appointment with a counselor from GLHS to schedule their courses for 9th grade.
Appointments will be held throughout the day on Monday, February 6th, Tuesday February 7th, and Wednesday February 8th. (Snow date: February 9th)
- Appointment times will be emailed home the week of January 9th.
- Course Recommendations will be sent home in early February.
- Students should come to their appointment prepared with their elective choices and any other scheduling questions.
Please see our FAQs page here for more information regarding this process