Come by and see Mrs. Long in the College & Career Resource Center (room 6.204). The CRC offers a variety of different services to all grade level students. See what the CRC can offer you and scroll this page to find out more info on: upcoming colleges visiting WBHS, resources, relevant websites and more! Check the “Financial Aid – Scholarships” drop down tab for good information on available scholarships and other financial aid information.
- Work Permit (ages 15 and UNDER)
- Un-official Transcript (includes GPA and Class Rank)
- Official Transcript (sealed envelope)
- Converting my GPA to a 4.0 scale (includes unofficial transcript)
- Local Scholarship Information – Please see “Financial Aid-Scholarships” in the drop down menu from the “College & Career” tab
- Dual Enrollment (formerly MOWR)
- Testing Information:
- Accuplacer (formerly the COMPASS exam)
- ACT/SAT Fee Waivers (students must qualify for free/reduced lunch)
- Sending transcripts to:
- colleges IN state
- colleges OUT of state
- NCAA and NAIA
- Research colleges and careers (GAfutures.org)
Now located on the “Home” page of the Counseling site
BigFuture is a site created by The College Board, the same folks that create the PSAT, SAT and AP exams. This is a profile-based site where students can get started on all things college prep. Students can create an account to save their information and progress, or use their College Board account they have from previous exam registration. Take a moment and click the image above. We think you’ll have a great experience exploring colleges, careers and getting a little more insight on your plan for the future.
Just as the graphic states, “Explore. Plan. Succeed.,” this site is Georgia’s option to assist students, parents and educators on college and career readiness. Here you can find direct information about the HOPE and Zell Miller Scholarship/Grants, other financial aid information, overall college planning and career exploration tools and information on Dual Enrollment. GA students need an account so that they can maximize their potential for using this site which includes but is not limited to: seeing your preliminary HOPE GPA, sending transcripts and applying to GA based colleges/tech schools. Click the image above and start your path of understanding all that is offered.
Career & Employment Planning
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Click the ticket to go straight to the site. This is where you need to have your FSA IDs and tax documents to complete the FAFSA document. No FSA ID (student and parent) yet? Click the icon. Both student and parent will need a separate FSA ID. This acts as your electronic signature.
Dawgs for Diabetes Awareness at UGA is a student organization for students with or affected by type 1 diabetes. Each year, we support JDRF for the walk, educate those in our community, do community service, and host our biggest event of the year, The Campus Tour: A Diabetes Perspective. The tour is much more than […]
Attention senior students and parents, Georgia Tech and the University of Georgia’s Early Action deadline are October 15th. Students who plan to apply need to meet with their school counselor as soon as possible to make sure they are completing the steps necessary to finish their applications. Students must be sure to complete the new senior […]
WBHS will host the Barrow County PROBE College Fair on October 2nd from 9-10:30am in our cafeteria. Interested Juniors and Seniors should sign up by completing the google form in order to participate this year. www.bit.ly/wbhsprobe Students should register for a barcode to provide your info quickly to colleges you are interested in during the fair. The deadline for them to sign-up is […]
Are you a Dual Enrollment student or will you be this summer or fall? The Barrow Lanier Tech campus would like to invite you over for live help with your college email, Banner Web account and Blackboard. if you know you will take an online class a session dedicated to learning Blackboard would be extremely […]