Suzanne Gavenus, Senior Counselor, College & Career Advisor
Donna Banks, Sophomore and Junior Counselor
Shane Sullivan, Freshmen Counselor
Renee McCurry, Career Development Coordinator
Joni Hughes, Attendance, Cumulative Records and Transcripts
Xan Robinson, 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!

  • 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
  • Changes to the FAFSA for 2017-18 School Year Changes to the FAFSA® Process for 2017–18SUBMIT A FAFSA EARLIER: Students will be able to submit a 2017–18 FAFSA as early as Oct. 1, 2016, rather than beginning on Jan. 1, 2017. The earlier submission date will be a permanent change, enabling students to complete and submit their FAFSAs as early as October 1 every year. (There is NO CHANGE to the 2016–17 schedule. The 2016–17 FAFSA became available Jan. 1, 2016.)USE EARLIER INCOME AND TAX INFORMATION: Beginning with the 2017–18 FAFSA, students will be required to report income and tax information from an earlier tax year. For example, on the 2017–18 FAFSA, students (and parents, as appropriate) will report their 2015 ...
    Posted Sep 12, 2016, 5:52 AM by Suzanne Gavenus
Showing posts 1 - 5 of 24. View more »

Suzanne Gavenus,
Oct 5, 2017, 7:35 AM