AHS School Counseling

FAFSA informational Videos

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) allows students to apply for more than $150 billion in grants, loans, and work-study funds. Check out this video for info about the FAFSA and the resources available to help fill out this important application. Visit http://StudentAid.gov/fafsa to learn more.

How to Create Your FSA ID 

FAFSA Informational Video

What happens after I fill out the FAFSA 

Determining Your Dependency Status

SAR means Student Aid Report
EFC means Expected Family Contribution
MPN mean Master Promissory Note
FAFSA must be completed every year you attend school

You may begin to fill out the FAFSA for the Fall of 2021 beginning October 1st, 2020.

Senior Exit Interviews

Senior Exit Interviews have begun, to schedule your interview please make an appointment with your counselor.  Contact the guidance office for help.

Parents are welcomed to attend.  Information regarding graduation credits, college opportunities, scholarships and FAFSA will be shared.

Bullying Resources

Reporting Bullying to Schools- Assistance for Parents/Families

When bullying occurs, parents should contact the school immediately and join with the district in gathering information and conducting an inquiry and/or investigation to assure any bullying is stopped. Here are some resources that parents may find helpful in this effort.

  1. Guidelines for Parents in Reporting Bullying
  2. Worksheet for Parents in Reporting Bullying
  3. Parent Checklist in Reporting Bullying
  4. Types of Bullying
  5. Support for Bullying Issues: Websites for Parents
  6. Safety Plan When Bullying is Reported
  7. Safety Plan When Bullying is Confirmed

Welcome to Atlantic High School Guidance Website.  Please use this website as a resource to access guidance information and forms. If you have any questions, please contact Alyssa Dovenspike and Sarah Rose listed below

AHS Guidance Department
Alyssa Dovenspike, AHS School Counselor
(P) 712-243-5368
(F) 712-243-8007

Sarah Rose, AHS School Counselor
(P) 712-243-5368
(F) 712-243-8007

Gina Honke, AHS Counseling Secretary
(P) 712-243-5368
(F) 712-243-8007

Cass County Urgent Need Community Resource Guide

Resource Guide Compiled in partnership with Cass County ISU Extension

*If possible emergency, call 9-1-1 and dispatch will determine whether you need emergency help*