Counseling NewsFlash

Announcements 05.02.22

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!

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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

Seniors- Dual Credit Transcript

Students who have earned dual credit while in high school are required to contact the college for their transcript. LHS does not have an official record of the college credit earned. Go HERE for links to the college transcript sites.

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.

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:

HS Volunteering at University of Kansas Health System

The University of Kansas Health Systems is still looking for applicants to fill their high school volunteer program. This program allows students to observe and shadow different departments in the health system for a couple months in the summer. It is supposed to help younger students learn about all the job opportunities that there are in medicine besides becoming a doctor or a nurse. Click Here for more information!

FUN HOLIDAY - Teacher Appreciation Week!

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Teacher Appreciation Week is celebrated in the first full week of May, from May 1 through May 8 in 2022, and is when teachers get the extra credit they deserve. Whether you have a teacher, know a teacher, or are a teacher, there are endless ways to give a little extra support to teachers and teachers organizations.

Did You Know... One study indicated that the average workweek for teachers was 53 hours.

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Upcoming Visits!

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U.S. Marines

Monday, May 2nd, 11:30pm

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U.S. Navy

Thursday, May 5th, 11:30am

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