Counseling


Welcome to the School Counseling Department


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The school counseling staff is here to address the academic, career, and personal/social needs of all students. We welcome contact with parents. If you would like to make an appointment to see us, please contact Ms. Jo Costanzo, our administrative assistant, at X 2557.   

PARENTS OF JUNIORS: We held an informational meeting on 1/9 for parents of juniors who are college bound. If you missed it, the presentation can be accessed below. 
 > 2018 Post H S Planning Presentation_final.pdf

Seniors are reminded to let your counselor or Ms. Costanzo know where you have been accepted. If your schools are requesting mid year reports, we will be sending these automatically to any school that you have not been accepted to you. Therefore, it is imperative that you keep our office up to date. Thank you.

PSAT results are available online for 10th and 11th graders and students have received their paper copy IF you are a 10th or 11th grader who has forgotten their username: go to your college board account and click on "forgot user name"; same thing if you forgot your password. Please make note of these important items for future reference. 

FINANCIAL AID NIGHT: for parents of seniors was held in October. You may access the info below if you missed the presentation. 
FA Night Presentation 2017.pdf





















 













 








School Counselors are committed to the use of 21st Century Learning Expectations in their curriculum.  Through academic, personal/social, and career/post-secondary counseling, students will be exposed to the following competencies: 

  • Problem solve in academic and/or personal/social situations.
  • Learn effective communication methods in dealing with faculty, peers, family, etc.
  • Effectively access, evaluate and use information relating to their post-secondary plans.
  • Demonstrate personal and academic responsibility and accountability.
  • Act respectively and with integrity as members of the school and greater community.
  • Learn how to adapt to change and be flexible while managing goals and time.