Welcome to the OFHS Guidance Dept. Info Page!
Mrs. Aimee Caldrone
College and Career Counseling
Mrs. Maridi Gurtsak
9th Grade and 12th Grade (Last Names A-F)
Mrs. Lisa Palmison
10th Grade and 12th Grade (Last Names G-M)
Mrs. Lauren Peterson
11th Grade and 12th Grade (Last Names N-Z)
Ms. Tommye Laut
*** SENIOR PARENTS ***
Please pay close attention to your student's name on their quarter one report card. This is how it will appear on their diploma. Please contact Mrs. Laut with any changes or concerns by December 19, 2014.
SENIORS - ANY COLLEGE APPLICATIONS YOU WANT PROCESSED BEFORE CHRISTMAS BREAK MUST BE TURNED IN TO THE GUIDANCE OFFICE
BY FRIDAY, DECEMBER 12TH.
PSAT RESULT INFORMATION SESSIONS
Two information sessions are available for students to attend on Wednesday, January 21st at 7:05 AM and 2:20 PM in the library. Students should plan to attend ONE of these sessions to receive scores and find out how to improve scores for the SAT. If you are unable to attend either session, please see Mrs. Caldrone.
ACT Preparation Course at Polaris Career Center
This course is designed to help students develop the skills to improve their ACT scores and reach their testing potential. English, math, reading, writing and science skills are reviewed and test-taking techniques are emphasized. For more information or to register contact Laura Icardi at 330-722-7235 or go to www.ActTestPrep.info
Polaris Career Center: 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
January 7, 14, 21, 28, and February 4, 2015
April 15, 22, 29 and May 6,13, 2015
Online ACT Course: 6:00 p.m - 8:00 pm
February 11, 18, 25 and March 4, 11, 2015
Nov./Dec. Polaris Career Center Registration,
sophomores - www.polaris.edu
Dec. 5 Local Scholarship Brunch, 9 a.m.
Jan. 13 Financial Aid Night, 7 p.m., Aud.
Jan. 22 PSO Information Night, 6:30 p.m., Aud.
Junior College Information Night, 7 p.m., Aud.
Feb. 19 9th Grade Parent Orientation, 7 p.m., Aud.
March 12 Honor Banquet, 6 p.m., BW Colony Room
March 16-20 OGT Test Week
March 20 ASVAB
March 23-27 OGT Make-up
May 4-15 AP Testing
May 26 Blue & Gold Assembly
Senior Honor Day practice, noon
Senior Cookout, 1:15-3 p.m.
May 27 Senior Breakfast, 7-8 a.m.
Senior Honor Day, 8:30 a.m.
Baccalaureate, 7:30 p.m.
May 28 Commencemepnt practice, 8 a.m.
Commencement, 8 p.m. CSU Wolstein Center
We have created instructional videos on the college application process including how to ask for a teacher recommendation, how to access financial and scholarship information as well as testing and college exploration topics.
If you would like to view these videos, please click on the link below:
How-To Apply to College
How-To on Teacher Recommendations
Testing and College Exploration
Financial Aid and Scholarships
How to Read a High School Transcript