PHS Counselor's

Patton High School Counselors

and Staff:

- Last name A-F


Traci Rigsbee - Last name L-Z


Julie Chapman - Guidance/Counseling Department

Secretary and Transcript/Records Clerk


- PHS Registrar and Powerschool/

Parent Portal Manager




At Duke Summer Session, we are determined not only to inform you about it, but to transform you into one who envisions, shapes, and delivers the incredible possibilities of tomorrow. It is for this reason that we are thrilled to offer the following life-changing programs this summer:

Summer College – Take a credit-bearing Duke University course during this four-week program and experience the life of a Duke student.

Summer Academy – Choose from any of our transformative three-week certificate courses and become a leader in an ever-changing tomorrow.

Accelerated STEM Academy – Experience the life of an elite researcher by touring Duke’s premier research facilities, participating in a variety of hands-on labs, and engaging with Duke faculty members during this one-week program.

Apply online today on each program’s homepage, as spots fill quickly!

FAFSA assistance

WPCC will help any family or student needing assistance with their FAFSA or financial aid applications and questions every Friday from 2:30pm-4:00pm in Hildebran Hall on WPCC campus. No appointment is necessary.

Test Scores to Colleges and Universities

Senior Students are reminded that you are responsible for having your test scores needed for the college admissions process sent to the colleges you are applying to for next year. SAT scores may be sent by accessing and ACT scores may be sent by accessing If you choose to send your ACT scores taken from the school administered ACT your junior year, you will need to call ACT at 1-319-337-1270 personally to obtain access to these scores. All other ACT scores can be obtained from the website. See your counselor if you have questions.

Quick Links

Official SAT Practice Website

Big Future

Helps you find colleges and plan for getting there