Welcome to the OFHS Guidance Dept. Info Page!
Mrs. Maridi Gurtsak
11th Grade and 12th Grade (Last Names A-F)
Mrs. Lisa Palmison
9th Grade and 12th Grade (Last Names G-M)
Ms. Lauren Peterson
10th Grade and 12th Grade (Last Names N-Z)
Ms. Tommye Laut
Students will begin to schedule their 2014-2015 classes through Powerschool
on Monday, March 10th.
The Powerschool scheduling window will be open from
Monday 3/10 at 3pm through
Monday 3/17 at 10 pm.
*Please make any changes to your schedule during that time period (3/10-3/17).
*If you need to make any changes to your schedule AFTER the Powershool window is closed, please contact your school counselor.
*ALL SCHEDULE CHANGES MUST BE MADE BY THURSDAY, JUNE 12TH, 2014.
If you would like to view a video on
"How to Schedule Classes", please click the link below.
Below is the Freshman Orientation Presentation. If you would like to view the video, please click on the link below:
Below is the Junior Parent College Night Presentation. If you would like to view the video, please click on the link below:
Below is the Post Secondary Enrollment Options Program Presentation. If you would like to view the video, please click on the link below.
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
ATTENTION SENIORS: YOUR CAP AND GOWN AND TASSEL ARE INCLUDED WITH YOUR SENIOR FEES. THE TASSEL COMES WITH THE CAP AND GOWN - YOU DO NOT NEED TO ORDER A TASSEL!!!! ANY QUESTIONS, PLEASE CALL THE GUIDANCE OFFICE AT 440.427.6116.
SENIOR SLIDESHOW PICTURES
If you would like to be featured in the Senior Slideshow that plays during Senior Honor Day and Commencement - send your pictures to: firstname.lastname@example.org by Dec. 20, 2013. Remember to put your name on the back of your pictures!
ACT - April 12, 2014 TEST DATE - DEADLINE TO REGISTER ONLINE @ actstudent.org is March 7, 2014.
SAT - May 3, 2014 TEST DATE - DEADLINE TO REGISTER
ONLINE @ collegeboard.org is April 4, 2014.
The following colleges/universities will visit OFHS:
Lorain County Community College - March 13, 2014
Sign up in the guidance office to visit with the rep.
Visits are at 2:20 p.m. in the library.
March 5, 2014* - 9th Grade Parent Orientation, Aud./Cafe, 7 p.m
. * THIS IS AN UPDATED DATE
March 13, 2014 - Academic Honor Banquet, BW, 6 p.m.
March 10-14, 2014 - OGT Tests, - all 10th graders
March 14, 2014 - ASVAB
May 27, 2014 - Blue and Gold Underclass Assembly
May 28, 2014 - Senior Breakfast
Senior Honor Day
May 29, 2014 - Commencement, CSU Wolstein Center, 8 p.m.