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)
College Essentials Night Packet 2017 (November 2017)
College Essentials Night_Financial Aid 101 Presentation_2017-18 (November 2017)
College Goal Georgia Flyer (TBD @WBHS)
College Board Materials
September is Attendance Awareness Month. For this we’d like to make a post discussing the importance of attending school. From the GA DOE: Families all across Georgia wake up each morning and make a decision: whether or not their children will make it to school that day. School attendance is essential to academic success, but […]
Students, are you hoping you’ll get high scores on upcoming college admission tests? Strengthen your preparation with help from The University of Georgia, regardless of where you plan to attend college. UGA offers SAT and ACT preparation courses to help you apply proven principles for successful testing. In eight live, online sessions, you’ll interact with an […]
Check out this upcoming tour opportunity from UGA: This tour is a chance for high school students with type 1 diabetes who are interested in attending college to learn a little bit more about diabetes in college. We know personally that transitioning from high school to college is hard for the average person but especially hard […]
The Barrow County PROBE Fair will be held at Winder-Barrow High School this year from 8am-10:30am in the cafeteria. This event is open to all juniors and seniors. AHS and SIMS students should complete the bus permission forms prior to the event. 2016 Barrow Co. PROBE College Fair Schedule *If you are a parent or guardian who […]
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. If you need to complete a senior student Brag […]
College Board now has a SAT Score Converter. This is the official tool for comparing old and new SAT scores. It uses a method called concordance to estimate how you might have scored on a different test. There’s even an app for your mobile devices: Click here for more info