Welcome Winder-Barrow High School juniors! As such, we know you all can see the end is near and your senior year awaits just around the corner, or couple of semesters. There are many important tasks and events to be mindful of and complete. First of all, maintain your focus in the classroom and on your graduation requirements. Also, this a great year to start solidifying your plan for after high school. Tasks to consider can include, but are not limited to: taking the PSAT in the fall for scholarship consideration, taking the ACT/SAT in the spring, career exploration and shadowing, college tours and increasing your student/community involvement.
This junior page and our counseling site exists to give you all specific information that will help you navigate and remain focused this school year. The Counseling Department will assist in providing and disseminating necessary info on your junior year, as well as fun info in research, current trends, facts, and more.
IMPORTANT JUNIOR DOCUMENTS (check back for updates)
Junior Info Night Presentation_2016-17 (September 2016)
College Essentials Night Packet 2016 (October 2016)
College Board Materials
Stanford Pre-Collegiate Studies produces an array of programs for academically talented young students everywhere. Our programs are available online and in-person, during the summer and year-round, and feature broad exploration or intense study in a single subject. The programs offer highly motivated, intellectually curious students the opportunity to investigate topics not typically taught in secondary […]
The Georgia Driver’s Education Commission launched a new grant scholarship program on March 1, 2017. The program allows students to apply for driver’s education grant scholarship and, upon award, choose a driver training school of their choice from a list of authorized providers to complete a driver’s education course consisting of 30 hours of classroom […]
Students, summer is fast-approaching and Clemson University Summer Scholars is offering fun and educational residential programs in June, July and August for students entering 7th to 12th grade in the fall. Program offerings range from Engineering and Biology to Audio Engineering and Music Production and many more diverse programs. To find out more, check out […]
¡Si se puede! is an annual seminar hosted at the University of Georgia by SLE (Students for Latin@ Empowerment) that targets first generation latino/a students which includes workshops that will aid/inform students concerning leadership, financial aid, college admission, and other skills necessary for success. This is an event that will greatly benefit every latino/a student […]
Attention students and parents: Mill Creek High School in Gwinnett is a host site for the Spring Probe College Fair. They have extended an invitation for students and parents in the Barrow County area to attend. The College Fair will be on March 23rd from 6:00 – 8:00pm in the Commons Area. Here is an […]
The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) invites all sophomore, junior and senior students to the National College Fair coming to our area. It is a free and open to the public event. NACAC sponsors 64 national and international college fairs. They offer a variety of opportunities to help students simplify the college search […]