School Counseling

January News......


Time is running out! Don't pass up this opportunity and apply for The Local Scholarship Application available online for all seniors.

A link to the application was sent to all seniors simsburyschools.net accounts and is available by clicking here. All responses will automatically be sent to the School Counseling Office upon completion and be held in strictest confidence by the scholarship committee.  Only one application is necessary in order to be considered for all of the scholarships that are offered.  Scholarships will be awarded during a ceremony in June.  Deadline: Friday, January 31, 2020


SENIORS: You do not need to request mid year grades be sent to colleges.  Mid Year Reports are sent to all colleges automatically.  Thank you!


SENIORS: Please let your counselor know of all college application results.  This includes acceptances, denials, waitlists, deferrals and never applied!


Students considering military careers are encouraged to take the ASVAB.  This test will be given at SHS on Tuesday, Feb. 11th at 7:30 am.  Students interested in taking the exam should register in the School Counseling Office by Friday, Feb. 7th.


College Planning Partnerships (CPP) will offer SAT prep classes at the high school twice a week from 2:30-4:45 or 5:45-8:00 beginning on Feb. 10 through March 12th.  The cost is $450 and includes: 22.5 hours of SAT prep; College Board’s The Official SAT Study Guide; and CPP’s SAT Study Manual.  A full length practice test will be given on March 21st several days before the SAT School Day on March 25th at the high school which is a requirement for all Juniors.  For more information please consult the School Counseling web site.

Register at: satprepct.com/courses