Counselors’ News

Melonie Dolin – melonie.dolin@k12.wv.us  Last names A-K, all grades

Jessica Carter – jessicca.blankenship@k12.wv.us Last names L-Z, all grades

Upcoming Events:

October 1, 2022- FAFSA opens. You DO NOT need to do this on this date. Counselors will be working with you to make sure you get this completed.

October 6, 2022 – ASVAB Testing in the cafeteria

October 24, 2022- PSAT 9/9 Testing (All 9th graders will take this test)

October 25, 2022- PSAT/NMSQT Testing (All 10th graders will take this test)

October 27, 2022- CAMC Health Fair at the Civic Center

October 31- November 4, 2022- College Week

November 9, 2022- Fairmont State University will be at Scott High School for a presentation.

December 6, 2022- We will be taking 90 students to visit Fairmont State University campus

WV Division of Rehabilitation Services can help students with limitations in learning, hearing, seeing, communicating, physical activities, and coping with stress.  If you need assistance, see the flyer with contact information.  high school outreach

Attached are the tips for helping your child deal with grief and loss.  Please let us know if we can be of service to your student and family.  Click the link: grief and loss

FYI FOR STUDENTS AND PARENTS: DO YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES? 

6 KEY CHARACTERISTICS UNIVERSITIES SEEK

  1. A sense of engagement–with ideas, with other people, with a community
  2. An inclination to take full advantage of the talents and abilities you’ve been given
  3. An interest in being challenged; a healthy ambition
  4. The ability and desire to make a difference
  5. Creativity, curiosity, and a sense of fun
  6. An openness to opportunities

Mrs. Nancy Booth usually holds a math prep session the week before each ACT exam.  Sign up with the counselors to attend.

Scholarship information will be posted on the Scholarships page.