BE BETTER Newsletter

East Forsyth High School - November 2021 - Issue III

Thank you for reading the third edition of our Be Better Newsletter!

High School 101 Presentation

EFHS Counselors presented our High School 101 presentation to all 9th grade Broncos during the week of October 18th. We also have a virtual presentation for all parents and students to view. Click the link below to review the presentation.

Junior Conferences are in Progress

EFHS Counselors are meeting with ALL junior students to review review graduation progress, post-high school planning, HOPE GPA, and more. If you have not met with your counselor yet, do not worry! We are meeting with students as quickly as possible.

JUNIOR PARENTS: If you would like to attend your student's junior conference virtually, please schedule a conference through the link below. Parental attendance is optional.

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College Rep Visits

Interested in attending college after high school?

Check our our upcoming college representative visits and speak with a representative at school.

Oglethorpe University

Friday, November 12, 2021

10:00 AM-10:45 AM in the Main Corridor

University of North Georgia

Monday, November 15, 2021

10:00 AM-10:45 AM in the Main Corridor

Dual Enrollment Nights

Current Sophomores and Juniors, are you interested in earning high school credit and college credit simultaneously? Lanier Technical College and the University of North Georgia are offering informational nights to learn more about Dual Enrollment. We highly recommend you and your parent attend an informational night if you plan to Dual Enroll.

University of North Georgia

Tuesday, November 30, 2021

6:00 PM-7:30 PM

In Person and Virtual options available

Lanier Technical College

Wednesday, December 1, 2021

6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Forsyth Conference Center

University of North Georgia

Tuesday, December 7, 2021

6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Virtual Only

University of North Georgia Dual Enrollment Website

Lanier Tech Dual Enrollment Dual Website

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Applerouth Tutoring is offering free SAT and ACT Study Sessions

Join us for a free SAT and/or ACT Study Session where we will review the content on the exam, walk through sample questions, and show you score-raising strategies.

To register, go to and enter the event code

SAT Session: November 2nd at 7:00pm
Event code: M470516

ACT Session: November 9th at 7:00pm
Event code: M470517

Childcare Volunteers Needed

Our Community School Center anchor organization, the Place of Forsyth, is hosting GED evening classes at East every Monday and Thursday from 6 to 8:30 pm. We are offering childcare to GED students during class times and we need volunteers!

Student volunteers will be supervised and will receive a certificate for the amount of volunteer hours. If you are interested in volunteering, sign up through the link below!

Childcare Volunteer Sign Up

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Interested in West Point US Military Academy?

Click the link below for an informative video.

Thanksgiving with the Place and Holiday House

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FAQ of the Month

How many credits do I need to earn in order to graduate?

You need at least 23 credits in order to graduate from high school. Students often earn more than 23 credits. See image breakdown below for specific content area requirements.

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Social & Emotional Resources Now Available on the EFHS Counseling website!

Suicide Awareness Panel Video 2021

Local Church Forsyth hosted a suicide awareness panel last month. They also released a recording of the panel discussion. Please see recording below.
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- November 22nd through 26th -

We hope all students and staff have a restful, thankful break!

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