Senior High Counseling Bulletin

Newport High School

Counseling News

Welcome to the Newport High School Counseling Bulletin! News of upcoming events and activities will be shared via this newsletter periodically throughout this year. You may also visit Mrs. Swiney's page @!

Tips For Seniors

Senior Year can be full of exciting and memorable events, but also can lead to stressful moments and decisions for a student and his or her family. Be sure to visit your HS Counselor's webpage to get the latest information on events/activities, as well as learn how to stay a step ahead of the game when it comes to scholarships, financial aid and applying to colleges!


for more helpful information!

Tips for Juniors

It is never too early to start planning for your life after High School. Make a plan. Set goals. And keep working hard! Visit for more helpful information!

Tips for Sophomores

Here are some tips for High School Sophomores to stay focused on their future:

NHS Senior College/Financial Aid Night

Monday, Sep. 28th, 5:30pm

NHS Auditorium

ALL Seniors & their parents/guardians are welcome to attend! Come find out how to pay for college and how to complete the FAFSA!

University of Arkansas Recruitment Meeting for Seniors

Monday, Oct. 12th, 6pm

1 Allen Chapel Road

Batesville, AR

Topics covered will be applications, housing and scholarships!

Arkansas State University-Newport Recruitment Meeting for NHS Seniors

Friday, Oct. 16th, 12am

Newport High School Cafeteria

Seniors will have an opportunity to meet with an ASU-Newport Recruiter during lunch on Friday, October 16, 2015 in the NHS Cafeteria.