Staunton High School Guidance News

Welcome to the SHS guidance news web page. Parents and students of SHS please check this page often for information on college representative visits to SHS, courses or conferences on test or college preparation, scholarship announcements, and test dates. In addition, check out the links available to other web sites for information on financial aid and scholarships. Please feel free to contact Mrs. Cress with any questions you might have.


*Search colleges via, IllinoisCollege2Career,, and

*Get national scholarship information at

*Check for upcoming college rep visits and upcoming events on this webpage.

*Listen to the morning announcements and check your email for announcements.

*Sign up to retake the SAT or ACT this fall.

*File your FAFSA ASAP after October 1, 2018.

*Make sure you apply to all prospective colleges by their deadline. Many have a November 1st priority filing deadline.

Contact Information:

Mrs. Karen Cress

Staunton High School

801 N. Deneen St.

Staunton, IL 62088