Guidance & Counseling

Last Updated: 10/26/2020 11:37 AM

 

Welcome to the Guidance and Counseling Webpage!

 

Welcome Back!

 

Meet our School Counselors:

 

 

Middle School Counselor

Meredith Murdock, M.A.
meredith.murdock@k12.wv.us
304-432-8208 phone
304-432-8189 fax

Click here for Ms. Murdock's Check-in and Referral Page

 

 

 

Middle and High School Counselor

Christina Harper, M.A., N.C.C.
cmharper@k12.wv.us
304-432-8208 phone
304-432-8189 fax

Click here for Ms. Harper's Check-in and Referral Page

 

***PLEASE NOTE In the event of an emergency or crisis situation, call 9-1-1 immediately.  Do not take time to contact us.  We do not check our emails, phone messages or referral pages 24/7.

 

 

 

School Counselors wear many hats and play an important role in a student's educational success.  They are advocates for students and parents and help enrich a student's school experience through academic, career and social/emotional supports.  To enhance your child's school experience, please contact your child's school counselor!

 

 


Transcript Requests

 

Graduates PRIOR to the Class of 2018 must request their transcript by contacting the school at 304-432-8208 phone or 304-432-8189 fax.  A state issued photo ID is required for all requests and requests must be made by the graduate.  PLEASE NOTE:  Requests may take up to 7 days to process!

 

Graduates of the Class of 2018 and AFTER must request their transcript through Parchment.  Parchment transcript requests will be processed on Tuesdays and Thursdays (except during holidays or when school is not in session).  PLEASE NOTE:  During summer months, Parchment transcript requests will be processed approximately every 3 weeks.

 

Current Seniors must request their transcript through Parchment.  Parchment transcript requests will be processed on Tuesdays and Thursdays (except during holidays or when school is not in session).

 

Underclassmen and NON-Graduates must request their transcript by contacting the school at 304-432-8208 phone or 304-432-8189 fax.  For NON-Graduates, a state issued photo ID is required for all requests and requests must be made by the NON-graduate.  PLEASE NOTE:  Requests may take up to 7 days to process!

 


Opportunities

 

Senior Scholarship List is a running list of scholarship opportunities that is updated regularly.  Check out the list by clicking on the link!

FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is a free application to apply for free federal grants and low interest loans for college.

WV Invests is a new program designed to provide tuition to community colleges for FREE in most degree programs!  Check to see if your  career is listed!

Monongalia County Financial Aid Handbook provides information on financial aid and scholarship opportunities.

West Virginia's 2021 State Wide Financial Aid Workshop Series is a calendar of workshops providing families and students with financial aid information and "how to's" for the Class of 2021.

College Entrance Exams - You have 2 college entrance exam choices.  Click on the one you wish to register for:      ACT        SAT

CFWV.com is a website designed to assist WV students with career preparation, financial aid planning and applying for college.

MTEC (Monongalia County Technical Education Center) offers students the opportunity to learn a trade while in high school.  Check out their website for a list of their programs!

NCAA Clearinghouse is where student athletes register to with the NCAA to play a college sport.  Check out the website for Division Level academic requirements!

O*NET is the premier website that provides the most up-to-date national information and data on careers and occupations throughout the United States and is sponsored by the US Department of Labor.  It provides excellent career search opportunities!

 

Other Resources:

 

Monongalia County Community Mental Health Resources During Covid-19 Resource Page

Community Mental Health Services Resources List

Tutor Resource List

Mental Health Tips and Resources for Parents

Mindful Resources and Tips for Parents

Resources for Families Dealing with Grief or Loss

Body Safety Education

Suicide Prevention Resources

Jamie's Law Brochure

United Way Community Resource Tool - To learn about resources in our community Dial 211

 
Crisis Text Line Link  or​  Text CONNECT to 741741
 

Child Protective Services Hotline for abuse/neglect - 1-800-352-6513

Monongalia County Sheriff's Dept - 304-291-7260

WV State Police (Monongalia County Office) - (304) 285-3200
 
Always Dial 911 in Emergency Situations!