PBL High School Counseling Center
PBL High School Counseling Center
Kristin Oyer (School Counselor) Students A-L
Pat Burns (School Counselor) Students M-Z
Jill Schrodt (Guidance Administrative Assistant)
If you need to request of copy of your transcript to be sent, please contact Jill Schrodt at 217-379-4331 or email email@example.com.
SAT Date & Location Details:
Juniors: SAT Testing will be off-site on Tuesday April 10th. Students, please report to the high school gym between 7:45 – 8:00 AM. You will then be shuttled to St. Mary’s Catholic Church or United Methodist Church. You will be provided a snack and drinks during breaks and a sack lunch at the end of testing. You will be dismissed for the day and shuttled back to the high school at approximately 1:25.
Remember: Get a good night’s sleep and eat a good breakfast as there is absolutely NO FOOD or DRINKS allowed. Also, no CELL PHONES, IPODs, bags, purses, colored pens/pencils, or papers of any kind.
Please bring No. 2 pencils and approved calculators. Feel free to check in the guidance office with any other questions you may have.
Columbia College: has a Dual Enrollment Online Program that is competitively priced. Please take a look at their website if you are interested!! http://www.ccis.edu/day/admissions/dual-enrollment.asp
MacMurray College is excited to announce their Central Prairie Award for high school students living and attending high school in Illinois in Ford and Iroquois Counties. This $1,000 per year award is offered in addition to our academic achievement scholarships ranging from $12,000 to $20,000 per year. Please visit www.mac.edu for more information.
Parkland College and the experts at Illini Tutoring have paired together to prepare high school students to do their very best on the ACT and SAT exams. Take a pretest, and work in small groups for maximized attention and learning. SAT Prep: Pretest, Saturday February 3rd. Instruction: Saturdays, February 10-March 31, 9:00 am-10:50 am. ACT Prep; Pretest, Saturday February 3rd. Instruction: Saturdays, February 10-March 31st, 11:00 am - 12:50pm. For more information please visit www.parkland.edu/btceRegister
Illinois State University will be conducting the 23rd annual Midwest High School Scholars Analytics Academy for Underrepresented Groups Sunday, July 8, 2018 through Friday, July 13, 2018. This program is designed for 20 to 25 African-American, Hispanic-American, and Native-American students who excel in mathematics, enjoy learning, and like to solve problems. As someone who is in daily contact with promising, above average high school students who have a passion for mathematics and an appetite for knowledge, we invite you to help us identify these students.
The selection process will begin on April 1, 2018, and will continue until 20 to 25 qualified applicants are accepted. All applicants will be notified of their status no later than May 1, 2018. Please visit the website for more information. http://smartURL.it/SummerPrograms
2018 Apprenticeship Application Period: The Construction Craft Laborer Apprenticeship Program will resume its open application period beginning Spring 2018. Our "Notice of Apprenticeship Opportunity" advertisement will be listed in the Classified/Employment section of approximately 40 newspapers throughout the State of Illinois semi-annually. Program information including basic qualifications and entry process is contained in this document. Applications are accepted
only at Laborer Local Union Halls on the 1st Tuesday of each month during designated hours. Visit www.illaborers.org or call Michelle Payne-Leerhoff, Apprenticeship Director 217-773-9083 for more details.
Exploring Education Summer Camp 2018-June 10th - 14th • July 8th - 12th
The University Of Illinois College Of Education will host its second annual Innovators in Education camp for high school students this summer, 2018. High school students pursuing a career in education are invited to attend one of two, week-long learning experiences featuring activities in advanced teaching technology, global learning, and work with local K-12 students. For more information please visit our website: https://education.illinois.edu/international/for-future-educators/exploring-education-summer-camp