Counseling

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Salina High School South Counseling Department 

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The South High Counseling Office is located on the 2nd floor of the STEM (East) Wing in the Student Center

Salina High School South Counseling Department Mission Statement

The mission of Salina High School South's Counseling Program is to:

  • Recognize the uniqueness and personal worth of each student
  • Assist each student to acquire academic, career and personal/social competencies
  • Develop each student's skills, knowledge and attitudes needed to become effective students, responsible citizens, productive workers and lifelong learners



   

Counseling News...

SHSS Welcomes - College/University and Military Recruiters - During Lunch in the Commons



 

2021-22 FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Form
The 2021-22 FAFSA will open on October 1, 2020.  Students enrolling for academic year 2021/2022 can submit their FAFSA; families should use their 2019 income tax information. Before students and parents can complete the FAFSA, the student and parent must create an FSA ID. To create your FSA ID go to FSA ID Website.

ACT Method Test Prep
Students can take advantage of ACT Method Test Prep in their Career Cruising Account. This is an excellent tool to prepare for the ACT test. Student can access Method Test Prep by signing into Career Cruising and clicking on "My Plan". Next click on the "ACT Link".



 

 School Profile

2019/2020 Salina High School South - School Profile



 

Advanced Placement & Dual Credit Opportunities

2019/2020 PowerPoint Presentation

 


 

Thinking about changing your Class Schedule?

September 4, 2020

Last Day to Drop/Add a 1st Semester Class without Administration Approval

TBD

Last Day to Drop/Add a 1st Semester Class with Administration Approval

TBD

Last Day to Drop a 1st Semester Class with WP (Withdraw Pass) or WF (Withdraw Fail) on Transcript

TBD

Last Day to Drop/Add a 2nd Semester Class without Administration Approval

TBD

Last Day to Drop/Add a 2nd Semester Class with Administration Approval

TBD

Last Day to Drop a 2nd Semester Class with WP (Withdraw Pass) or WF (Withdraw Fail) on Transcript

 


 

Counseling Department Staff

PBD Coordinator, Counseling Dept. Chair Lindsey Sellers 785-309-3711 Senior Counselor (Class of 2021) Melanie Goodrich 785-309-3786
Junior Counselor (Class of 2022) Heather Smith 785-309-3709 Sophomore Counselor (Class of 2023) Amy Wagner 785-309-3712
Freshman Counselor (Class of 2024) Jim Allen 785-309-3710 Student Support Counselor Elise Potocnik 785-309-3725
School Psychologist Lori Thornton 785-309-3719 School RegistrarMelanie Stavropoulos785-309-3707
Counseling Dept. Secretary Lynnette Froome 785-309-3715


 

Our School Counselors...

  • Counsel students individually and in groups
  • Provide developmental classroom guidance activities
  • Respond to students' needs in crisis situations
  • Orient new students to school programs and settings
  • Work with potential drop-outs and other at-risk students
  • Participate in the referral process for helping students and families connect with community agencies
  • Analyze test results and provide information about students' abilities, achievements, interests, and needs
  • Coordinate efforts with other school professionals
  • Conduct conferences with parents
  • Guide students' school and career plans
  • Adhere to ethical and legal standards
  • Pursue opportunities for professional growth
  • Conduct periodic evaluation of the school counseling and guidance program