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)
Senior Advisement Meeting 2018-19 (August 2018)
Senior Info Night Presentation 2018-19 (August 2018)
Senior Info Night Packet 2018-19 (August 2018)
Financial Aid Presentation 2018-19 (August 2018)
College Goal GA 2018 (December 6, 2018 6PM at SIMS) This document can assist in filling out the FAFSA.
College Board Materials
Attention Parents and Students: On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016, WBHS will host College Essentials Night at 6pm in our cafeteria. This year the counseling office has secured a combination event with two presentation sessions. Junior and Senior students/parents/guardians are targeted to attend this event. Part I – ACT/SAT Info – targets students who have not taken the ACT/SAT college entrance exams, […]
Changes to the 2017-2018 FAFSA Starting the Fall of 2016: Students will be able to file for aid beginning Oct. 1—a full three months earlier than previously allowed. And for the first time, applicants will use prior-prior year (PPY) tax information when reporting personal and family income. Previously, the FAFSA used the previous year’s tax data. Beginning […]
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Seniors, it has come to that time of year when you all must consider your options for applying to colleges. A small portion of you have already begun this process, and an even smaller group may already know you’ve been accepted to your college of choice. For everyone else, you are ready for suggestions on […]
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 […]
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