North Shore Counseling Department
Career Day Volunteers Needed For 2018-19 School Year
We look forward to partnering with you!
Request Test Accommodations for Fall SAT/ACT/PSAT Test Dates Now
13 Reasons Why Season 2 - What You Need To Know
Thirteen Reasons Why Season 2 will be released on May 18th. Season 1 generated a lot of concern from parents, schools and community based mental health providers. Many students are looking forward to the release of Season 2 which will again deal with difficult subjects ranging from suicide, bullying, and sexual assault. Take a minute to read the letter below that will prepare you for how to have a conversation with your child about this series. Also, did you know that Netflix will allow parents to use a pin to block access of the series? Details on how to activate a pin can be found in the letter below.
Upcoming Events To Put On The Calendar
September 25th at 7 pm: College Board Presentation with Lacey Bonner
Lacey will discuss the PSAT, SAT I and II and AP
October 16th beginning at 9 am: College Fair for all students in grades 8-12. Parents can attend from 11:30-12:00
November 27 at 7 pm: Naviance Workshop for students and parents
January 15 at 7 pm Finding Your Best Fit College with Robert Franek
You can view Robert's biography here:
March 12 at 7 pm: Parenting With Love and Logic
Questions To Ask On A College Tour That You May Not Have Thought About
One size does not fit all and families need to be wise consumers - never be afraid to ask questions.
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Juniors - Work On Your College Essay Now. You Will Thank Yourself Later
On Monday, June 4th 3:00-4:00, the Writing Center is hosting Andrea Nadler, Hofstra University's Associate Dean of Admissions. She will be introducing the College Essay to juniors interested in beginning their essays over the summer.
On Tuesday, June 5th (time TBD) the Writing Center teachers will be running a College Essay Workshop to help the students get pen to paper. Both events will be located in the HS library.