Polo Counseling and Career Center
Polo R-VII School District Guidance and Counseling Mission Statement
The mission of Polo R-VII School District school counseling program is to provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program addressing the academic, career, and personal/social development of all students. School counselors are professional school advocates who provide support to maximize student potential and academic achievement. In partnership with other educators, parents or guardians, and the community, school counselors facilitate the support system to ensure all students in Polo R-VII School District have access to and are prepared with the knowledge and skills to be college and career ready and contribute at the highest level as productive members of society.
Please click on this link to see the Powerpoint Presentation from the October 19th 2017 Financial Aid and Scholarship Meeting
2018/19 Financial Aid and Scholarship meeting is October 25th at 7PM in the Library - This is the same night at Parent Teacher conferences
Check out the College Comparison Sheet Below!!!
Seniors - You are allowed two college visit days during your Senior year. Take advantage of these by visiting colleges you are interested in TODAY!
Anyone needing to take the ACT on any available national dates please see Mrs. Walker to get available dates and locations
UMKC will be here November 15th at 2:30PM
Wichita State will be here November 19th at 2PM
Check out the current scholarships on the 2018/2019 scholarship spreadsheet. Click the Scholarships tab at the top of the page to find the spreadsheet.
The counseling office has information on several different apprenticeship opportunities building trades. Come and see us if you are interested!
DUAL CREDIT Spring 2019 Enrollment is now open! Please see Mrs. Walker or click on the Dual Credit Tab above to get your registration forms and a list of courses available.
Purchase textbooks for MO Valley Dual Credit Courses Spring 2018 in less than 10 minutes - it’s that easy!
Go to: www.vikingbookstore.com
- Find your course: Use the drop down menu to select your course.
- Choose to view course materials for that course only, or click +Save Course to build a personalized book list of all your courses.
- Choose your books: Choose from the new, used, marketplace, rental and eBook options available. Repeat these steps until you have added all required books to your cart.
- Checkout: Follow the on-screen checkout process. Financial aid vouchers can be applied during the payment section of checkout.
You are not limited to purchasing texts from www.vikingbookstore.com Shop around to find the best value!
The Scholarship Spreadsheet is updated daily!!! Please check it out by clicking on the Scholarship Tab on the left hand side of this Homepage
A Student Survey form is available via a link on the Scholarship Page for students who are needing recommendation letters for college applications and scholarships
Watch those Scholarship deadlines!!!