Staff Gmail Student Gmail

PSW Logo Full RGB 250

 

Parent PortalEmployeesIC SandboxIC Community

employment opportunities

YouTube Logo

SaferSchools

SaferSchoolsTipLine

Guidance


GuidanceGuidance News

__

Contact information for Dawn Nesselroad email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

                                                                        phone: 740-962-2944 Ext. 3105

                                         Robin Hardesty email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

                                                                     phone:  740-962-2944 Ext. 3107

_________________________________________________________________________________________

ACT TESTING DATES:

(PLEASE SEE MRS. NESSELROAD IN GUIDANCE FOR  ANY QUESTIONS)

   To register for the ACT - www.actstudent.org You will need to make up a username and password (please be sure to write this down and keep where you can get to it later).  Fill out the questionnaire.  Please be sure to put the school code and location. Also when it asks for the college you want the information sent to..please be sure to list the ones that may be of interested but not determined.  If you do not, they will charge you to go back in and submit that school.  It is around $12-$15 to add a school.  If you feel you qualify for a waiver, please see Mrs. Nesselroad or Robin in guidance.  We can help you upload a picture also.  Any questions please do not hesitate to email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone at 740-962-2944

 

  ACT test dates                      

School Code is 363-320                Location for MHS 159010

   Test Date                               Registration Deadline                  Late Registration Period-FEE               Photo Upload

 

February 10, 2018                           January 12, 2018                               January 13-19, 2018                      Feb 2, 2018

April 14, 2018                                     March 9, 2018                                  March 10-23, 2018                        April 6, 2018

June 9, 2018                                        May 4, 2018                                      May 5-18, 2018                           June 1, 2018

July 14, 2018                                      June 15, 2018                                   June 16-22, 2018                          July 6, 2018

 

Please note:  There is an app that you can put on your phone called ACT UP.  This app is free.  This app will give you some practice questions and then evaluate how you did.  Another tool to use before taking the actual test. There is also a booklet located on the counter in guidance that will help you. Please feel free to stop by and pick one up.  ACTstudent.org is also another good resource.

 14th Annual JOB FAIR - Wednesday, April 25, 2018 Athens Community Center, 701 E. State Street, Athens, Ohio  from 10am - 2pm. This is a free event and open to the public.  Over 70 employers and recruiters.  Bring your resume and come ready to interview.

ALL SENIORS AND GRADUATING JUNIORS.  Local scholarship information/deadlines

February 23, 2018 - we will hand the checklist and booklet out to the students so that they may check which scholarships they feel they are eligible for.  


February 26, 2018 - students can start turning in their checklist to guidance for me to pull their scholarships or print off the website.


March 23, 2018 - The applications are due back from the students to guidance


March 29, 2018 - Guidance to send the applications out to the committees for selecting.


April 27, 2018 - Due back to guidance from the scholarship committees.

 

May 18, 2018 - 8:00 am Scholarship Awards Program

 

 

Educational Talent Search visits with Josh Work in the Library during advisory:

April 6, 2018 and April 20, 2018

May 4, 2018 and May 18, 2018

Upward Bound visits with Cassie Fluharty or Deb Goins or Carrie Ramage during lunch in library:

April 20

May 11

 

 

Colleges coming to MHS for senior visits (in auditorium) 

 

Colleges coming to MHS for senior visits (in auditorium)

 

Army National Guard lunchroom visits with Sgt. Walker on:

Lunchroom visit with Sgt. Markcum with Air Force

Lunchroom visits with Sgt. Johann 

 

College visit forms are available in the guidance department on Robin's desk.  Before going on your college visit you will need to have this paper signed by your teachers (this lets them know you will not be in class and you can get any of your work, turn the paper in to Dawn or Robin.  They will in turn let Alison be aware for attendance.  When you are at the college please be sure to get something that states you were there and return to Dawn, Robin or Alison.  It will then be marked as a field trip.

​SCHOLARSHIPS

​MENDED HEART Y-BRIDGE Chapter #51 scholarship -  applicants must enroll or be enrolled in a program of health care related studies in an accredited school within the state of OHIO.  Sdlection will also be based on the applicant's academic achievements, extra-curricular activities, community volunteer service and financial need. Please stop by the guidance department for an application.  If you have any questions, please let Dawn or Robin know.

 

 

College visit forms are available in the guidance department on Robin's desk.  Before going on your college visit you will need to have this paper signed by your teachers (this lets them know you will not be in class and you can get any of your work, turn the paper in to Dawn or Robin.  They will, in turn, let Alison be aware for attendance.  When you are at the college please be sure to get something that states you were there and return to Dawn, Robin or Alison.  It will then be marked as a field trip.


 

ALL SENIORS AND GRADUATING JUNIORS.  Local scholarship information/deadlines

February 23, 2018 - we will hand the checklist and booklet out to the students so that they may check which scholarships they feel they are eligible for.  


February 26, 2018 - students can start turning in their checklist to guidance for me to pull their scholarships or print off the website.


March 23, 2018 - The applications are due back from the students to guidance


March 29, 2018 - Guidance to send the applications out to the committees for selecting.


April 27, 2018 - Due back to guidance from the scholarship committees.

 

May 18, 2018 - Scholarship Awards Program 8:00

NEW - 2-13-18 - Par Mar Scholarship is designed to assist students in our communites.  Provides multiple scholarships to high school seniors or graduates and college undergraduates enrolled in a full-time course of study at a college or university. Recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, community involvement, school activities, honors, work experience, statement of career goals and finanical need.  Will be accepted until April 30, 2018.  Winners announced in late May.  Par Mar Stores will pay scholarship awards prior to payment being due to the college or university.  Checks will be mailed to the recipient's home address and will be payable, jointly, to the recipient and the school.  Check must be endorsed by both the recipient and the school.