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)
Junior Info Night Packet_2017-18 (September 2017)
College Essentials Night Packet 2017 (November 2017)
College Essentials Night_Financial Aid 101 Presentation_2017-18 (November 2017)
College Board Materials
¡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 […]
Opportunity for a Winder-Barrow Sophomore/Junior Student: Jackson Electric Membership Corporation (EMC) is now accepting applications for their Washington Youth Tour (WYT) delegates. Jackson EMC will send four student delegates on an all-expense paid leadership and team building experience to Washington, D.C., June 8-15, 2017, for the 2017 WYT, sponsored by the nation’s electric cooperatives. Each high […]
Parents and students who are interested in Duke Summer programs, below is the information they would like to get to students as they are now accepting applications: They started accepting applications 12/5/16. Students are invited to Duke Summer College for High School Students (grades 10 & 11) to earn academic credit or Duke Summer Academy for High School […]
Winder-Barrow High School parents/guardians are welcome to attend and bring along any other community member who may find this information useful.