Summer School 2023. If your child has failed a class in the past, it is extremely important that they make up the credit(s) through summer school as open spots in those courses are not guaranteed to fit in their schedule the following year.If your child is in danger of failing a current class, please continue to check Powerschool or reach directly out to your child’s teacher.If your child is looking to work ahead on courses, this process applies to you as well. Please note, registration deadlines are approaching and some classes fill up quicker than others. Please register for summer school soon.
On April 3rd the Senior Survey opens in SchooLinks for you to complete. It is vital that you complete this before April 14th in order to have your information listed in the program for Evening of Excellence (senior award night) which is May 18th. If you complete it after that date, we can't guarantee your information will be accurate. This survey is also how counselors know where to send your FINAL transcript in June. Please take a minute to watch this video for instructions and complete your draft worksheet copy. You will be receiving a paper copy of the draft worksheet in advisory on Wednesday 3/22, as well as, watching the video. There are written instructions attached here as well.
Juniors interested in learning more about Otterbein, there is a field trip scheduled for 4/13. Space is available for the first 15 juniors who turn in a signed permission slip by 3/17. Permission slips are available to pick up in the counseling office.
WPL Shadow Day
Click here for more info on WPL Shadow Day on 4/27.
OhioMeansJobs Readiness Seal
Need a seal for graduation? OhioMeansJobs Readiness Seal is a great option! No testing required and applicable to many students! You will have to fill out the first two pages and return it to your school counselor. Page 3 is optional. Here is an example for you to take a look at. You need three mentors. These three individuals must come from two or three of the three settings: school, community, or work. For example, if you have a job but don't work in the community you can use two teachers and your boss as mentors. You fill out the Evidence column for each skill listed. You check off which setting you demonstrated the skill. You have the mentor from that setting initial and fill out the line on page 2. Once completed, you sign off and hand into Pupil Services.
Career Center Applications are now open.
Students interested in attending Columbus Downtown High School or Fort Hayes Career Center should apply HERE . Any Sophomore can apply, even if they did not participate in the field trip. Juniors may also apply for senior only programs. Students interested in attending the Delaware Area Career Center (DACC) should apply HERE . Applications can also be accessed through their website https://www.delawareareacc.org/o/dacchs/page/future-students . To schedule a tour of DACC please contact Mariellen Murray at (740) 201-3216 or MurrayM@DelawareAreaCC.org. Any Sophomore can apply, even if they did not participate in the field trip. Juniors may also apply for senior only programs.
SAT Test Dates: Click Here to Register for the SAT
March 11th--Register by February 10th
May 6th--Register by April 7th
June 3rd--Register by May 4th
ACT Test Dates: Click Here to Register for the ACT
February 11th--Register by January 6th
April 15th--Register by March 10th
June 10th--Register by May 5th
July 15th--Register by June 16th
Students interested in earning college credit towards a career or degree in business or healthcare, find a blue poster - scan the code OR see Ms. Mosely.
If you are interested in taking a CCP class for the 23-24 school year, please click on the link below. Please follow the sheet step by step. Each step has a clickable link for you to click on that will take you directly where you need to go to complete that step. If you have questions/need any help with going through these CCP steps, please speak with your school counselor. Steps 1-6 on the CCP Steps sheet below needs to be completed by Spring Break (March 24th) or you will be dropped from your embedded CCP course at North. If you are planning to take a class at Columbus State Community College online/in-person, please give your registration form to your school counselor starting on the date below. The date you turn your registration form in depends on which semester you are planning to take your CCP class. The registration form can be found on the CCP Step by Step Sheet. Registration Dates: (Online/In-person at CSCC) Summer Registration Opens: February 20, 2023. Fall Registration Opens: April 17, 2023. Spring Registration Opens: October 16, 2023. CCP: Step by Step Sheet. If you have gone through the CCP steps, but don't have a 3.0 GPA, then you will need to do one of the following to show you are eligible for a CCP class: 1. Sign-up and take/pass a placement test at Columbus State (Click here). Please send your results to your school counselor and firstname.lastname@example.org 2. Send your AP scores (3 or higher) to your school counselor and email@example.com 3. Send your SAT scores. You need to score at least a (SAT-480 Reading/Writing and 530 Mathematics) to your school counselor and firstname.lastname@example.org for eligibility 4. Send your ACT scores. You need to score at least a (ACT- 18 English, 22 Reading, 22 Math) to your school counselor and email@example.com for eligibility . Mrs. Brake will be at lunches 3/13-3/17 to answer questions about CCP Steps. All CCP steps on Schoology & parent update need to be completed by Spring Break or you will be dropped from your requested CCP class. Please don't wait until the last minute to go through the steps, because it takes 3-5 days to apply and to get accepted to Columbus State.