Belvidere High School

Welcome to Belvidere High School

Student Services!

The Student Services Department at BHS consists of school counselors, the school psychologist, and school social worker. All students are assigned a school counselor based on their last name, who will assist students with the following:

  • Course planning
  • Assistance with researching careers and colleges
  • Social-emotional concerns
  • Academic Advising

The mission of the Belvidere High School Counseling Department is to empower all learners through social-emotional, career, and academic development to achieve personal excellence.

Our staff

More information on Student Services staff can be found by clicking on Staff Profiles above.



Social Worker:


To request a transcript please click here: Transcript Request Form

Upcoming Events

**Many colleges and universities will be visiting BHS this fall to speak with seniors and juniors interested in learning more about them. Please click on "College Rep Visits" above to see a calendar of what colleges will be visiting on what day.**

Lunch & Learn College Application and Scholarship Tips and Tricks - November 1st, 11:47AM & 12:40PM:

Seniors & Juniors: Do you need some help writing your college admissions or scholarship essays? Want some tips on what to do and what not to do? Then plan to join University of Illinois-Springfield admissions counselor Aaron Boettcher for an informative Lunch & Learn opportunity on Wednesday, November 1st. Please see Mrs. Eklund in Student Services if you are interested in attending.


You Can Do ISU Event for Underrepresented/First Generation Students & Their Parents -- November 4th, 10AM-2PM:

Students - Will you be a first generation college student? Do you come from an underrepresented group in higher education? If so, Illinois State University is providing an amazing opportunity for you and one of your parents to visit ISU's campus in Bloomington/Normal on Saturday, November 4th for their You Can Do ISU event. The event will provide you and your parent with information about how to make an education at ISU possible. A tour of campus, free lunch, and the opportunity for seniors to apply on site will be available. Free bus transportation is also being offered on a first come, first served basis so visit to register. The deadline to register is October 25th, See your school counselor with any questions.


FAFSA Night for Spanish Speakers- Thursday November 9th, 5PM-7PM, Belvidere High School Computer Lab 208

Illinois Student Assistance Commission will be helping families fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Assistance. You will need to bring:

  • Social Security Number
  • Your Alien Registration Number, If you (student) are not a U.S. Citizen
  • Your 2016 Federal tax returns, W-2's, and other records of income
  • Banking Statements and records of investments (if applicable)
  • An FSA ID to sign electronically (This can be created beforehand at, or at the time of application)
  • List of colleges you would like to attend

Please RSVP to Mrs. Gomory,

Space is limited


Community Scholarship Fair - Tuesday December 5, 5PM-7PM, Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center, 406 N. Main Street in Rockford

Students are invited to learn about more than $500,000 in available scholarships!! Free seminar to assist with FAFSA: 5:15pm-6:15PM