Suzanne Gavenus, Counselor, College & Career Advisor
Brad Carey,  Counselor
Renee McCurry, Career Development Coordinator
Julie Higgins, Attendance, Cumulative Records and Transcripts
Joni Hughes, Student Data Manager and Registrar

Attention Seniors:
Send ALL college related forms, i.e., Counselor Recommendations, Secondary School Reports, etc. to Ms. Gavenus for completion.  Make sure to also include a copy of your Student Self-Assessment Form.

Want to stay up-to-date on all of the Senior Announcements & Events?  
Check your school email daily for college & scholarship info & other important information & updates!

Important Dates and Events Ahead!

  • Winter Break FAFSA and RDS Completion Reminder Give yourself the gift of college!Spend 45 minutes with your parents to complete the FAFSA and RDS during the winter break. Finishing the FAFSA could mean FREE grants and scholarships for college.Visit and (through  your CFNC account) TODAY!
    Posted Dec 20, 2017, 5:48 AM by Suzanne Gavenus
  • 6 Strategies for Taking High Quality Notes There seems to be a difference in how A students and C students take notes during lectures. According to one study, students who take notes in an interactive fashion are more likely than those who record what they hear verbatim to be engaged in metacognition (thinking and evaluating one’s thought processes and understanding) and self-regulation (managing one’s behaviors for optimal results). And these two processes are more likely to lead to deeper processing. Top of Form Bottom of Form The good news is that students can learn how to take better notes. Even better, good note-taking activities are themselves learning processes that can help students think metacognitively about their own studying, and can improve their retention ...
    Posted Oct 5, 2017, 7:39 AM by Suzanne Gavenus
  • College Greenlight A successful college and scholarship search for every first generation and underrepresented studentCollege Greenlight is a totally free resource for any traditionally underrepresented student who is serious about getting into and thriving at their perfect college. We help students discover, research, and build relationships with the colleges and universities that will allow them to succeed. And because every hard-working student deserves access to a wide variety of financial resources, we've built an easily searchable database filled with thousands of scholarships, grants, and merit-aid opportunities. Our students receive a customized list of the awards best suited to their academic, social, and community accomplishments.
    Posted Jan 25, 2017, 6:32 AM by Suzanne Gavenus
  • Compare Your Aid Awards - BigFuture Received financial aid offers from several different colleges? This tool can help you figure out which one is your best choice. Enter details on up to four colleges’ aid packages and costs to get a comparison.
    Posted Sep 26, 2016, 9:19 AM by Suzanne Gavenus
  • College Simply FIND THE COLLEGES YOU CAN GET INTO clear, easy to understand admission chances, rankings and tools to help simplify the college search process.The List of Colleges and Universities in North Carolina 358,988 full time students, the 140 colleges and universities of North Carolina offer choices for all types of student. Explore them below to get your college search started. Our college listings and rankings are objective and data focused. Whether you're searching for a public or private school, traditional or online campus, our guide to colleges in North Carolina offers a comprehensive guide to the state's higher education options.
    Posted Sep 26, 2016, 9:30 AM by Suzanne Gavenus
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