UHS Counseling Center Newsletter

Summer 2022

UHS Graduation is June 10th!

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COURSE LEVEL CHANGE REQUESTS- DEADLINE 6/20/22

Students should plan their course loads carefully. Students who do not meet the department grade recommendation are strongly encouraged to reevaluate the course level selected. It is advised that students request a course(s) for which they qualify. Students can use this link to submit a course level change. This link is also posted on the UHS website. All schedule change requests after 3 pm on June 20, 2022, should be submitted to a UHS administrator.

SUMMER HOURS AND CONTACT INFORMATION

UHS School Counselors work on a rotating schedule from 6/15/22 - 8/23/22. During this time, there is usually one counselor and one support staff member available Monday through Thursday from 8 am to 3 pm for most of the summer. All district buildings are closed on Friday. In an effort to process and respond to you in the most efficient manner possible, we ask that you use uhscounselor@ucfsd.net for email rather than our individual email addresses.

Summer Reading and AP Summer Work

Refer to the Academics link on the UHS website for information about summer reading requirements and AP summer work.
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If you are in need of immediate mental health support in Chester County, please contact Valley Creek Crisis Center, available 24 hours/ 7 days a week, at 610-280-3270. For Delaware County residents, contact Crozer-Chester Medical Center at 610-447-7600. Please do not use email or virtual conferences if you need immediate mental health crisis services.

Looking to get ahead on career artifacts this summer?

UHS CAREER & COLLEGE READINESS PORTFOLIO ARTIFACTS

Eight artifacts are due at the end of the fall semester of students' junior year. Use this link to review the portfolio chart and read the directions. The portfolio chart and the reflection forms can also be found on the home page in your Naviance account under document resources (towards the bottom of the home page). Completed artifacts need to be uploaded in Naviance. You can upload an artifact under the My Planner tab, click on tasks, and then click on the artifact you would like to upload.


Visit the UHS Counseling Center website and click on the Career & College Readiness Portfolio link for additional information, video instructions, and to access your Naviance account. Students should use the "Continue with Clever" button to access their Naviance account

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CLASS OF 2023: COLLEGE PLANNING DURING THE SUMMER

Looking for some information about the college application process and what to expect? Please download the Class of 2023- College Application Tips and Checklist. This will answer many of the frequently asked questions students have over the summer. The UHS Counseling Center will be busy over the summer preparing for the 2022-2023 college application cycle. Please review the attachment to better understand what to focus on this summer and what to expect at the start of senior year!
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