J.L Mann High School Counseling Department

School Counseling Department 2018-2019 (Please see last name case load changes)

Announcements

Accelerate Program Application Now Open!

Delivered by the South Carolina Governor’s School for Science & Mathematics and its college partners, Accelerate is a virtual engineering program that allows students to live at home and continue at their local schools while taking high-quality online courses in mathematics, science, engineering, and English. Accelerate classes are live, not pre-recorded, and are presented virtually through computer and teleconferencing equipment that is provided and maintained by GSSM.

Deadline to apply is February 15th at 5;00pm. Click here for more details.

The Coolidge Scholarship

The Coolidge Scholarship is an annually awarded, full-ride, presidential scholarship that covers a student’s tuition, room, board, and expenses for four years of undergraduate study.

This one-of-a-kind scholarship may be used at any accredited college or university in the U.S.

Any High School Junior who plans to enroll in college in the fall of 2020 and is an American Citizen or legal permanent resident is eligible to apply. Deadline is Wednesday, January 23rd. Please click the link here for more details!

ACT/SAT Information

Please click the ACT/ACT button below or click the ACT/SAT page up top for registration dates and deadlines.

Special Welcome!

The counseling office would like to welcome our new counselors for the 2018-2019 school year. We are excited for Vaneasha Danzy and Elizabeth Hayes to join our team. They bring with them a wealth of knowledge and a passion to help our students be successful.

We would also like to acknowledge our Fall Intern Samantha Hilker. She is coming to us courtesy of Clemson University, and we are excited about the opportunities to learn she will have here at JL Mann. Please click here for more information on Samantha, including her availability and what services she can offer students while here.

Important Beginning of Year Information for GTC-DC Students

If you are enrolled in a Greenville tech Dual Credit Course on JL Mann's Campus for the 2018-2019 school year, please see below for section and class times, first class day, tuition, and textbook information.

BOY GTC.DC Web Announcement.pdf

Greenville Tech Early College Opportunity

Please see the flyer below for more information regarding the Dual Credit opportunity for EMS courses at Greenville Tech!


GT and High School Senior EMT UPDATED (004).pdf

NACAC National College Fair

Free and open to the public, NACAC fairs connect you to hundreds of collees and universities in one location. The fair will be on March 16th from 1:00pm-4:00pm at Furman University - Timmons Arena. Please see the flyer below for more details.

NCF_posters_S2019_UpstateSouthCarolina.pdf

HBCU STEAM College Fair

HBCU STEAM College Fair on Saturday, January 12, 2019 from 10:00-2:00. The event will be held at Bethlehem Baptist Church in Simpsonville. This is also part of King Legacy Week. Please see the flyer below for more information and events.

Rainbow PUSH - 2019 King Legacy Week Sponsorship Packet 11-20-19.pdf

Urban League of the Upstate Essay Writing Workshop

Join The Urban League of the Upstate and the Trio Program of Clemson for an essay writing workshop. Students who are completing college applications or applying for scholarships should definitely make sure to attend this workshop to receive hands-on help from experts in college application and scholarship essays.

This workshop is for students only. Please register under the name of the student who will be in attendance.

Please click here to register.

ACE Awards Nominations Open October 15th!

ACEC Awards are given to 72 male and female students from each of the 35 Greenville County middle and high schools and are designed to honor true “unsung heroes” who all too often are not recognized for their accomplishments. While going relatively unnoticed, these students still have accomplished great things in their community, church or school. If you would like to nominate a Greenville County 8th or 12th grader, please click the following link to fill out the nomination form. (see link below!)

ACE Award Nominations

Attention Juniors! Battles Won Academy Opportunity

Please see the flyer below for more details. This is a fantastic opportunity for any of our juniors.


Battles Won Academy Flyer.pdf

Mission

The mission of the J.L. Mann High School Counseling Department is to support the school's mission of providing all students with the opportunity to become life-long learners by fostering their academic success, career awareness, and personal and social development, in a welcoming and safe environment

Enrollment Forms

Please go to the district website by clicking here to download and complete enrollment forms for Greenville County Schools.