Welcome Winder-Barrow High School seniors! Congratulations on making it to this point of your educational journey. This year is a time celebrate; however, there are many important tasks and events to be mindful of and complete. The focus on your remaining courses and graduation should be at the top of your list, followed closely by your plan after high school. Keep those lines of critic communication open between your teachers, counselors and administrators. Let us help you reach your goals!
This senior page and our counseling site exists to give you all specific information that will help you navigate and remain focused for your final year. The Counseling Department will assist in providing and disseminating necessary info on your senior year, as well as fun info in research, current trends, facts, and more.
IMPORTANT SENIOR INFO (check back for updates)
Class of 2018 Senior Info Presentation (August 2017)
Class of 2018 Senior Info Night Packet (August 2017)
Senior Advisement Meeting (August 2017)
2018-19 Financial Aid Night Presentation (December 2017)
College Goal GA Flyer 2017-18 (December 2017) This document can assist in filling out the FAFSA.
College Board Materials
Wondering what your GPA is on a 4.0 scale? Curious about your possible GPA in your current classes? Trying to calculate what grades you need to achieve your goal GPA? Visit this handy GPA calculator! http://www.college-scholarships.com/gpa-calculator
2016 Georgia Scholars Program Senior students who are interested in applying for the 2016 Georgia Scholar Program must complete an online application within the counseling office. If interested, make an appointment with your counselor. The deadline will be January 21st, 2016. To qualify for the program a student must meet the attached criterion specifications. Once the […]
The counselors held a resume building workshop during advisement on Friday, September 25th. Topics included learning the key components of a resume, how to format your resume, and helpful tips were discussed. Students were provided the opportunity to walk away with a packet to assist in making/tweaking their own resumes. Attached is the handout from our workshop. […]
HOPE rigor requirement began impacting students who graduate on or after May 1, 2015. In order to qualify for the HOPE Scholarship and Zell Miller Scholarship a student must certain criteria. One of those criteria are the academic rigor requirements. For students and parents who are planning to utilize the HOPE program as a part […]
Writing an essay soon or dreading the thought? Take some time and check out the website, The College Essayist. This is a free resource for students who are needing some assistance writing their college essay. Here’s how it works: Below is a general timeline of the process one of our students would go through: Phase […]
Celebrate the spirit of service by applying for a 2016 Prudential Spirit of Community Award! All interested students should fill out an online application at http://spirit.prudential.com/view/page/soc. Applications must be completed and submitted to Dr. Darby or a counselor by November 3, 2015. Top applicants will be recognized in our school and community and will receive a […]