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: register/take the PSAT in the fall for scholarship consideration, taking the ACT/SAT in the spring, consider enrolling in rigorous course/Dual Enrollment, 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_2017-18 (September 2017)
Financial Aid Presentation 2017-18 (December 2017)
College Board Materials
Check out these scholarships for High School Juniors! Fastweb.com is a great scholarship resource to become familiar with. looking for scholarships for high school juniors? Check out this list….http://scholarships.fastweb.com/y-high-school-juniors
C2 Education came to WBHS on October 8 to present various information on the Current SAT, Redesigned SAT, and the ACT. They spoke about the differences between the tests and how to know which one is right for you. Click below for their PowerPoint presentation, fact sheet, and college admissions timeline. Check out their website for […]
Check out this upcoming tour opportunity from UGA: The tour’s focus will be on Type 1 Diabetic high school students who are planning to or are interested in attending college. We know personally that transitioning from high school to college is hard for the average person but especially hard for Type 1s. We know both […]
For student’s planning or currently enrolled in MOWR courses for the spring 2016 semester, you must complete a new “Participation Form” with your school counselor. Please see Mrs. Long in the CRC for details if you are a new MOWR students. If you’re currently enrolled, please make an appointment with your counselor as soon as […]
On Wednesday, October 28, our school will administer the PSAT/NMSQT®, a test that showcases the skills and knowledge you are learning in class that are essential for college. We encourage you to take advantage of the many benefits PSAT/NMSQT offers: 1) Get connected to colleges and universities across the country — and to scholarship organizations […]
Students and parents check out the resources through Wells Fargo on their CollegeSTEPS program. There are some tools to help you with college and financial aid planning. See the snap shot captured below, and when you have a moment take some time to visit their site here.