GKHS Counseling Digest
Staying Connected to Your Support Network
Your Counseling Team
Danielle Melvin (A-Col), firstname.lastname@example.org
Brad Hostak (Com-Gra), email@example.com
Megan Wardle (Gre-La), firstname.lastname@example.org
Jennie Colgan (Le-Pam), email@example.comJodi Greyeyes (Pan-Sol), firstname.lastname@example.org
Mike Stallman (Som-Z), email@example.com
Katie Kimball, Social Worker, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kelly Woyak, Career Specialist, email@example.com
Emmalee Kronoff, Career Counselor, firstname.lastname@example.org
In this issue...
- WiFi Hotspots
- Important Senior Info
- Staying Connected
- SAT & Running Start updates
- From the Career Center...
- Self Care and Mental Health
Apply to 2-year college for graduation?
Senior Decision Day & Awards Night Survey
- For the Class of 2020 parents only, please join the GRAHAM KAPOWSIN C/O 2020 Facebook page. Search by that name and request to join. Important information shared!
- You can also join the GKHelp Instagram page...for all students & parents!
- Shower Seniors GKHS Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/groups/694047981362655/?fref=nf
- GK Counseling Center https://www.facebook.com/Graham-Kapowsin-Counseling-Center-363437170733154/
Virtual STEM Signing Day Event for Seniors
Registration for the 2020-21 SAT administrations will open the week of May 26. At that point, June registrants will be able to transfer their seat to a 2020-21 administration. All other students in the high school class of 2021 who don't have SAT scores will also have early access to register for the August, September, and October administrations. This includes students who had registered for March or May and had their registrations canceled and refunded. For each administration this year, they are also preparing to significantly expand their capacity.
Running Start Update
Running Start at Pierce College - A new process for placement in the Running Start program at Pierce College is being developed. More information will be coming in the next couple of weeks. The new steps and placement information will be posted in this newsletter soon. New student course registration begins on June 1.
Current Running Start Students at Pierce College - EVF’s will be accepted beginning April 27. Contact your counselor to get your EVF. Course registration begins May 19.
From the Career Center
IGNITE panels for Girls interested in STEM Careers
Register for upcoming events:
APPLIED & ACCEPTED?
Tacoma Community College Next Steps!
Clover Park Technical College Next Steps!
Bates Technical College Next Steps!
Green River College Next Steps!
Richie Donlavage, Military & Family Life Counselor
Richie is now offering video and telephonic counseling to military members and their families. He can help with general coping, emotional stress & anxiety, grief & loss, marriage & relationship issues, family dynamics, child behaviors, deployment & reintegration, parenting issues, work challenges. To schedule services or request more information, contact Richie Donlavage at (253) 381-8138.
MFLC Presentation Schedule
Virtual Counseling Services
Nutritional Resources & Ordering
Beginning Monday, April 6th the following eight "Meals in Motion" sites will be operating-
- Camas Prairie Elementary School
- Cougar Mountain Middle School
- Graham-Kapowsin High School
- North Star Elementary School (re-opening)
- Roy Elementary School
- Shining Mountain Elementary School (re-opening)
- Spanaway Lake High School
- Spanaway Middle School
ORDER your meals here!