Counselor Chronicle

November and December 2020

Happy Holidays from the South Atlanta Counseling Team

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Don't forget to join your Counselors Remind account and Google classrooms

9th-Springfield:

Code: SAHS2024
https://www.remind.com/join/sahs2024


10th-Mr.Hackney:

Google classroom code: 44wbx6g


11th-Ms. Ramsey:

@SAHS22HIVE

https://www.remind.com/join/sahs22hive


12th-Ms. King:

Google classroom code:cykm55i

Remind code@8ge82

Upcoming Scholarships

APS scholarship database

Additional scholarships websites

Virtual College Fairs

What are the SAHS Counselors up to???

Seniors

Senior 1 on 1 Conferences

During this conference future SAHS alumni will discuss their graduation status and post-secondary plans.

FAFSA Workshops

Wednesday, Nov. 4th, 4pm to Wednesday, Dec. 2nd, 6pm

This is an online event.

Seniors will work on the FAFSA Application in the following classes:

Economics

AMDM/Pre-calculus

British Lit/AP Lit

Forensic Science

Failure Conferences

Friday, Dec. 18th, 8:30am to Tuesday, Jan. 5th 2021 at 3pm

This is an online event.

Conferences for seniors who are not passing classes

Juniors

Junior one on one academic advisement

Monday, Nov. 2nd, 9am to Friday, Dec. 18th, 11am

This is an online event.

CLASS OF 2022 - PARENTS & STUDENTS:

NOW is the time for ALL juniors to sign up for your one-on-one academic advisement conference w/ Ms. Colbert (11th grade counselor)!

Appointments are 45 minutes long; the first 30 minutes are only for the individual student. Parents/guardians are invited to join during the last 15 minutes for course selection and questions. Spots are filling up quickly – BOOK YOURS TODAY!!!


ACADEMIC ADVISEMENT TOPICS INCLUDE:

- College/career goals

- Interests & electives

- Graduation status

- Individual transcript audit

- 12th grade courses



FOLLOW THE LINK TO SIGN UP FOR AN APPOINTMENT SLOT:

https://calendar.google.com/calendar/selfsched?sstoken=UUdUYzVFeXB1SUJufGRlZmF1bHR8MzdkNDczZGNkYTMwMDhlNzBkYTFhYTAwOWQ0ODEzYWE

Sophomores

Sophomore grade conferences

Tuesday, Dec. 1st, 8:30am to Thursday, Dec. 17th, 10:30am

This is an online event.

All grade levels

Grade Level Town Halls

Senior Town Hall Thursday

Friday, Dec. 11th, 10:30am

This is an online event.

Junior Town Hall Thursday, November 5th – during 4th block

Friday, Dec. 11th, 1:30pm

This is an online event.

Sophomore Town Hall

Friday, Dec. 11th, 1:30pm

This is an online event.

Join Zoom Meeting
https://atlantapublicschools-us.zoom.us/j/4279315884?pwd=L2FZRVoxdXFRUWJoQ2JuK2pnbHA0Zz09



Meeting ID: 427 931 5884
Passcode: 527133

Freshmen Town Hall

Friday, Dec. 11th, 1:30pm

This is an online event.

November and December College Visits for South Atlanta Scholars

Monday, Nov. 2nd, 3pm to Thursday, Jan. 14th 2021 at 3pm

This is an online event.


1. 11/2- GA Southern

2. 11/4- Columbus State

3. 11/5- GSU & Middle GA

4. 11/12- FVSU & Mercer

5. 11/19- Tuskegee & Savannah State

6. 12/3- Gordon College & East GA State

7. 12/10- Valdosta & Albany State

8. 1/7- AII & SCAD

9. 1/14- GTC & PTC


Hit the link below to register for the upcoming college visits.

https://lu.ma/SAHSCollegeAdvising

College information Sessions

Word out Wednesday Workshops:

  • 11/4/20-After acceptance workshops
  • 11/11/20-Essay writing
  • 11/18/20-How to read your financial aid award letter
  • 12/2/20-HBCU/Top Tier schools

Cash Money Friday

All things financial aid! Information provided by financial aid officers from/Student Finance Commission

Student Leader of the month-November and December

Ms. Kashay Bass-class of 2021

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Cause of the Month

Truth | HIV/AIDS Awareness (Short Film)