Welcome to the Counselor’s Corner!
Back row left to right: Samantha Millard, , Margo Waara
Front row left to right: Margaret Griffin, Karen Ruebsamen, Megan Murphy
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SoHi is proud to announce that we are a R.A.M.P. School!
See Clarion article here: http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/local/2018-02-06/school-counselors-recognized-nationally
Recognized ASCA Model Program (RAMP) Schools have demonstrated that we follow the American School Counselor Association’s National Model for a comprehensive, data-driven counseling program.
Margaret Griffin, Last Names A-G, 907-260-7073, email@example.com
Karen Ruebsamen, Last Names H-M, 907-260-7074, firstname.lastname@example.org
Megan Murphy, Last Names N-Z, 907-260-7059, email@example.com
Margo Waara, Counseling Secretary & Registrar, 907-260-7072, firstname.lastname@example.org
Samantha Millard, Counseling Secretary & Registrar, 907-260-7056, email@example.com
Soldotna High School Profile (required for many college applications, scholarships, and other programs. School profile 2019-20
2019-2020 Master Schedule: Master Schedule for Counselors Corner
2019-2020 Add/Drop and College/Home Release Form: Add drop and release form 2019-2020
ADD/DROP Period for fall semester 2018 will run from registration 8/8/19 to 9/3/19. Forms will be accepted in person or scanned/by email.
Visit 1Stop at www.kpbsd.k12.ak.us
Postsecondary Advising Guide: 2020-2021 Counseling Department Advising Guide (includes information on a variety of topics including Timelines, Admissions, Assessment, Athletics, Scholarships & Financial Aid, and more)
EVENTS Hosted annually by the Counseling Department 2019-2020
September 3, 2019: ADD/DROP period ends.
September 24, 2019 (Rescheduled from September 17th): Post-Secondary Planning (application process and college information) at 5:30 p.m. in Soldotna High School library
September 30, 2019: Financial Aid Night at 5:30 p.m. in the Soldotna High School library
September 18, 2019: Early Release day lunch at 11:05-11:35 College Athletics Information Meeting (NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA) Open to all students & parents.
October 9, 2019: FAFSA Completion Workshop #1. Located in room 24 at 5:30p.m.
October 15, 2019: College Fair at Kenai Central High School
October 16, 2019: Counseling Department administers the PSAT at school.
November : Field trip visit to UAA
November 8, 2019: ASVAB from 7:45-10:45 in room 49.
November: College Application Month (prizes, recognition, application workshop days)
November 18, 2019: FAFSA Completion Workshop #2 at 5:30pm in the library
December 9-13, 2019: Add/Drop period for 2nd semester schedule change requests.
January 2020 TBA: PSAT Interpretation and Distribution of paper results and test booklet return
February TBA: Scholarship workshop from 5:30-6:30 in Sohi library
March 27, 2020: Get Real Financial Reality Fair for seniors at SOHI
April 2019 TBA: Decision Day Celebration for seniors
April 28, 2020: Post-secondary planning night for students and parents 5:30-6:30 in Sohi library.
May 11, 2020 : Awards ceremony during a school assembly and scholarship night at 7 p.m. in the SoHi auditorium
May 18, 2020: Graduation Ceremony at Soldotna Sports Complex at 7 p.m.
Ongoing in Counseling Office: college representative visits, military recruiters, professionals.
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