A comprehensive high school counseling/guidance program provides the following services to students:
Students are assigned to counselors by their last names.
Academic planning: Goal setting, academic interventions, college planning, credit recovery, college testing registration, alternative programs, Dual credit in high school-AP, Running Start, College in the High School, Tech Prep credit.
Personal assistance: help with overcoming obstacles to be successful in school, problem solving, conflict resolution, testing anxiety,
Post high school planning: Helping students develop & solidify a plan for after graduation, taking the necessary steps to make that happen; taking advantage of opportunities, college & career planning, college admissions, apprenticeship programs, scholarships, professional/tech schools, ASVAB, financial aid,
MAKING AN APPOINTMENT WITH YOUR COUNSELOR
*Students & Parents- you may now make an appointment online. Students, use your school email address.
A-Go: Kiley Moss
Gr-O: Keri Williams
Book at: https://keriwilliams.youcanbook.me/
P-Z: Heather Savard
Book at: https://heathersavard.youcanbook.me/
MAKE AN APPOINTMENT WITH CAREER COORDINATOR:
Make an appointment with Mrs. Howell regarding:
- Post-High School planning
- Career Planning
- Technical Colleges & Community Colleges
- Apprenticeship Opportunities
- Military Options
- Job Shadows
- Work-based Learning
Career Center Coordinator: KrisH@ckschools.org
Book at: https://krishowell.youcanbook.me
*To work on your High School & Beyond Plan portfolio: Please see Mrs. Wilhite, Portfolio Specialist, in the Career Office
*New-Join the OHS Counseling Department Google Classroom
Each grade-level has their own Google Classroom online, where publications & events will be posted and updated. Relevant & time-sensitive notifications will be sent out periodically. Students & parents join by entering their grade-level code. Still being updated...more info to come soon...
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Sophomores (2019): e1bhklf
Juniors (2018): i3ibnx
Seniors (2017): sl48k2g
Counseling Support Staff
Counseling Center phone number: 360-662-2742. Fax: 360-662-2741.
The secretaries and registrar in the Counseling Office assist students and parents with transcript requests, school enrollment/registration, immunization records, school attendance verification, new student orientation, student records, scholarships and general information.
Students can make appointments with their counselors by signing up in the Counseling office before or after school, or by getting a pass to be excused from class to meet with them.