MADRID-WADDINGTON COUNSELING

  Meet the Counseling Staff
 
Counselor for students whose last names start with A-L:
Toni Siddon, ext. 214
tsiddon@mwcsk12.org



Counselor for students whose last names start with M-Z:
Sabrina Pribek-Britton,  ext. 215
sbritton@mwcsk12.org



  

 
Guidance Secretary: Jodi Fox, Ext. 218
jfox@mwcsk12.org




Colleges Visiting Madrid Waddington


This fall we have several colleges and universities visiting our school to speak with interested juniors and seniors about college.  Please come to the Guidance Office and see Mrs. Fox to attend the informational session. Click on the college below to find out about admissions, academics and more!

September 18th-Clarkson University
September 28th-St.Lawrence University
October 16th-SUNY Canton
October 23rd-SUNY Plattsburgh
October 24th-Cazenovia College
October 25th-Keuka College
October 25th-SUNY Potsdam
October 30th-Hartwick College
October 30th- St. Bonaventure
October 31st-SUNY Brockport
November 8th-Wells College


SAT PREP COURSE
Clarkson University is offering a SAT Prep course designed to help students raise their SAT test scores.  The course will be held on Saturdays starting September 22-October 27th from 10 am-Noon.  Registration forms are available in the Guidance Office and the deadline to register is September 18th.     


Testing Information

   

The SAT and ACT are college entrance exams typically taken in the spring of your junior year and/or fall of your senior year.  Some colleges require either SAT or ACT scores.  It is important to check with each college you are thinking about applying to see what their requirements are to determine the best exam for you.  Please let us know if the test fee is a concern.  Taking the SAT and need some test prep?  Khan Academy is the College Board approved and FREE test prep help.  (http://www.khanacademy.com) If you have any questions please come and see us! 

Upcoming SAT Exams
October 6, 2018-registration deadline is September 7, 2018
November 3, 2018-registration deadline is October 5, 2018
December 1, 2018-registration deadline is November 2, 2018
March 9, 2019-registration deadline is February 8, 2019
May 4, 2019-registration deadline is April 5, 2019
June 1, 2019-registration deadline is May 3, 2019

Upcoming ACT Exams
October 27, 2018
December 8, 2018
April 13, 2019


CEEB Code used for financial aid or for use on college applications:
332970


Seniors, please view the power point above to learn important dates and deadlines for this school year! 

Financial Aid Night at MW
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On October 11th MW hosted financial aid night hosted by SUNY Canton's Kerrie Cooper, Director of Financial Aid.  No worries if you missed it click to view the PowerPoint presentation that was presented.  

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid is now open to complete. Click above to get started.  

When you complete the FAFSA complete the NEW YORK State TAP application through HESC.




Juniors please view the power point above to learn important dates and deadlines for this school year! 
 
Seniors click on Guidance Direct to explore your interests, careers, college options, scholarships and revise and update your resume.  Don't remember your user name and password come to the Guidance Office.  


GPS for success is a new website that students can use to learn more about career opportunities, income potential and education/training requirements in 16 different career clusters.  This website can support students career exploration options to become better prepared for college and or a vocational career.     

SUNY Smart Track

SUNY Smart Track is a tool developed by the SUNY system to provide a clear and understandable information to students and their families about the cost of attending SUNY.  The tools on this website are designed to help you and your family to make the best decision in college financing.