WHS School Counseling Department

Senior Information

Mrs. Hall (Last Names A-L) Mrs. Porcello (Last Names M-Z)

Senior Info

Welcome to senior year! It is hard to believe that the class of 2021 are already seniors and preparing to graduate. In an effort to keep everyone informed we will be sending out regular newsletter. Please do not hesitate to contact your school counselor with questions.

REMIND


Please join your class REMIND:


Class of 2021

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School Counseling Google Classrooms

Students should join their counselor's Google Classroom.


Mrs. Hall

Class of 2021 - zhwchya


Mrs. Porcello

Class of 2021 - 4tk3tyx


Google Classroom contains TONS of information and links to all senior related information. All seniors have been invited to join.

Senior Meeting - Mandatory

Wednesday, Oct. 7th, 9am

This is an online event.

Mrs. Hall, Mrs. Porcello and Ms. Zeilinger will meet with all seniors virtually to discuss important senior information including graduation requirements, applying to college, transcripts and much more.


The link for the Google Meet will be posted in Mrs. Hall's and Mrs. Porcello's Google Classrooms.

Senior College Affordability Night

College Now is hosting this virtual event.

Gain an understanding of the financial aid process and timeline, in addition to the various forms of financial aid available and how to access each of them. Millions of dollars in scholarships and financial aid are left on the table each year. It is essential to learn how to access applications, which forms are needed for completion, and how furthering your education can impact your life and your community.



This a virtual event being offered on two different nights:

October 14, 2020 at 5:00 pm

October 22, 2020 at 6:00 pm


Register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/5494817466064291342

X2VOL

X2Vol is our community service tracker. Students are required to engage in 40 hours of community service as Wickliffe City School graduation requirement. Service cannot be for a family member, for monetary gain or attached to a court order for community service. All 12th graders can continue using the program to log hours. Reminder - you must use your old email to log in and then update your account settings to reflect your new email address.


ALL COMMUNITY SERVICE MUST BE APPROVED IN X@VOL BY MAY 1, 2021


Check out some ideas for community service:

https://docs.google.com/document/d/19DQBLS4F7m7OJFyj3xVQ6Wo18Lu017IaKyIUwO3Vuuo/edit?usp=sharing

Naviance

Naviance is our college and career program that assists students in building their 10 year plan. All seniors should have received an email from your counselor with temporarily log in credentials. You must log in within 30 days with these credentials and change your password.


Seniors: if you need to access Naviance to send a transcript, please contact your counselor and we can help you.

Rep Visits

College Admission Reps are meeting with students virtually this year. Students should log into their Naviance accounts. Once in, scroll down to the "Whats New" section. All the rep visits are there and links to register.


College bound seniors are strongly encouraged to meet with these reps.

College Now

Our College Now advisor is Ms. Zeilinger. College Now is an amazing resource we are able to offer you free of charge. Ms. Zeilinger can help you with the college application process and navigate financial aid. At the present time she is meeting with students and families virtually. Visit you counselors Google Classroom and look under "College Now" to learn more are schedule an appointment with her.



College Now is also offering a number of free virtual events to help you navigate the path to your goals after graduation. Please check out the links below and on Google Classroom.