The Counselor Corner with Mr. Lee
I would like to welcome all of our seniors, juniors, sophomores and parents to The Counselor Corner with Mr. Lee!" I hope that my "Counselor Corner" will give valuable information that may aid in future plans. We would love suggestions, comments, etc. to improve our site. If there are any questions, do not hesitate to call, email, or stop by.
Note: All "Tabs" are listed at the top of this "Home" page (drop down arrow).
~ Mark Lee
~NEW INFORMATION BELOW~
Heisman High School Scholarship (Information found under "Scholarship" tab)
StudentScholarships.org (Information is listed under "Scholarship" tab)
Coca Cola Scholarship (link: https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/) (Link found also under Scholarship Tab)
US Senate Youth Program ( Information is listed under Scholarship Tab)
UACCM??? ...read more about the transfer deals that they have with UA and UCA ...(Find info under "College Information" then "University of Arkansas Community College at Morrilton")
ATU Disability Services Plan (What you need to know if going to ATU and have a 504 Plan, IEP and Accommodation's) (Find attached below on Home page below)
Just added the link...The Fully Accessible Guide to Paying for College for Students with Disabilities by GoodCall (Find Information under "FAFSA, FSA ID #..." tab)
"Refrigerator Reminders of the Financial Aid" Process and "Financial Aid Application Checklist for Seniors" (Find this under the FAFSA, FSA ID#....Tab)
Attached files, if wanting to print include (at bottom of this page) :
12 Ways to Think Faster...article by L. Mulcahy printed in Sunday's Parade (Find on attachment on this Home page)
ATU Disability Services Plan (What you need to know if going to ATU and have a 504 Plan, IEP and Accommodations) (Find attached below on Home page below)
???Arkansas Credit Transfer System... will my college credits transfer to another college? Go to
March 2 Success http://www.March2Success.com was developed as a free, no-obligation tool to help anyone improve their test command of English and Mathematics. This program also includes tutoring in math, English, science, High School Preparation, SAT and ACT practice tests, Interactive Flashcards, and games. IF YOU WANT TO PRACTICE TAKING THE ACT/SAT, THIS SITE IS EXCELLENT!!!! Students are being trained to utilize this program during Enrichment.
Pottsville High School
High School Counselor (Grades 10-12)
500 Apache Drive
Pottsville, AR 72858
1-479-968-6334 or 1-479-968-8616
Seniors have received "How to Pay for College" during English class.
How to Pay for College...(link to the virtual copy). If you did not get one, see Mr. Lee. There are extra copies left for anyone that would like to read more about funding post-secondary education.
Another Quick Note...
I will be sending out emails through our Google account again this year to all our high school students. If you do not receive any emails from me, please let me know by email or come by my office. Parents are welcome to sign up with me as well (parent/guardian... please include your student's name and grade.) Parents will be grouped under Parent Group ( example: Class of 2024 Parents)
Great Website: https://www.stopbullying.gov/
SELECTIVE SERVICE FOR OUR MEN
Males that turn 18 years old must sign up for the selective service. You can fill out a form on-line at www.sss.gov or at a local post office. You will not be eligible to receive any financial aid if you are not registered.
MEN WHO FAIL TO REGISTER AT 18 CAN BE DENIED STUDENT FINANCIAL AID, JOB TRAINING BENEFITS, FEDERAL EMPLOYMENT AND CITIZENSHIP
FAILURE TO REGISTER IS A FELONY! IT CAN RESULT IN UP TO $250,000 IN FINES, UP TO 5 YEARS IMPRISONMENT OR BOTH
*Artwork below is from one of Ms. Nelson's Art classes.
Juniors will receive the Career Watch Arkansas and Arkansas Next. Seniors will receive Arkansas Next and may pick up a copy of Career Watch Arkansas in Mr. Lee's office. All magazines that are posted on this site may be viewed digitally.
POTTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL...NICHE 2021 Ranking: A- .... #1 Public High School in Pope Co....#22 of 281 High Schools in Arkansas....#33 of 268 Best College Preps in Arkansas...#37 of 345 Best High School Athletics
Seniors received Arkansas next MONEY, a very informative magazine during English class time. If you did not receive a copy, see Mr. Lee. A few copies remain. May view this magazine Virtually below.
arkansas next PROS is another great magazine that looks a various jobs. View this magazine virtually
Arkansas College and Career Planning System is an online education and career planning system that gives you the tools you need to build a foundation for lifelong career success. You'll learn what your interests, skills confidence, and work values are and how to apply them to a career plan for your future.
This website also helps you with real-world skills such as how to write resumes and cover letters, how to research employers, and how to prepare for job interviews. You can even create an electronic profile that you may choose to share online with prospective colleges or employers.