The Scottsbluff High School Counseling Office is here to serve all students as they transition to high school, progress through the curriculum/Career Academy paths and move toward their post secondary plans. If you need to speak with your counselor, please stop by or you can fill out a note and your counselor will get back to you as soon as possible. Our office hours are 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Our main phone numbers are 308-635-6245 and 308-635-6243.
HAVE A GREAT 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR, BEARCATS!
Together We Are Stronger
CLASS OF 2025
Informational Meeting for Parents/Guardians of Present Eighth Graders
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 3 at 5:00 - 7:00 PM in the Auditorium at SHS
Sign up sheets for individual appointments will be available at the Parent Meeting. Tours will also be held.
Individual meetings will be held at BLUFFS MIDDLE SCHOOL the week of March 15 thru March 18.
SENIORS! FAFSA NOTICE!
Each Monday and Wednesday for the Month of MARCH & APRIL from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m., a FAFSA representative will be in the Counseling Office to help you answer questions about FAFSA. If parents would like to schedule an appointment, students are to come in to schedule one with the representative for those particular days in February.
NEED EXTRA TIME TO STUDY OR NEED
HELP WITH YOUR WORK?
SHS offers two opportunities for you! After School Tutoring is held in the Media Center from 3:30 - 4:25 p.m. every MONDAY - THURSDAY. Saturday School is held on Saturday mornings from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. in the Media Center. Students attending Saturday School must enter through the main entrance.
COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVE DATES & REMINDERS!
WNCC will be in the SHS Cafeteria every TUESDAY in March, 11:00am - 12:20 pm.
EWC will be here Thursday, March 11th at 11:00 AM in the Counseling Office. Please sign up in the Counseling Office.
Mondays and Wednesdays through MARCH & APRIL, we have Carlos Williams coming in to work on FAFSA with students from 12:00 - 3:00.
*REMINDER! For students going on college visits: please inform both Mrs. Abrams (Attendance Secretary) and the Counseling Office of the day(s) you will be on your visit and the location. This allows us to code and excuse your attendance accordingly! You are allowed three (3) excused college visits between Jr. and Sr. year.
Students: Be sure to read REMIND notifications. Your counselors use this form of media to communicate with you on upcoming dates, events and important information! If you are having trouble linking up with REMIND, please see your counselor immediately!
February's Monthly Guide for Nebraska High School Students.
College Representative Visits
Representatives from many post-secondary school and the military schedule visits in order to talk with students about their programs. Notice of visits will be in the Daily Announcements and on our counseling webpage (SBPS.net/High School/Counseling) Most representatives will be here at 11:00 a.m. PLEASE SIGN UP IN THE COUNSELING OFFICE PRIOR TO THE VISIT, PLEASE!!! Visits may be virtual or in-person pending health regulations.
Seniors: When planning a college visit, please notify the Counseling Office and the Attendance Secretary. This ensures your absence is excused and coded accordingly.
VISITS & VIRTUAL DATES:
WNCC will be in the SHS Cafeteria every TUESDAY in March, 11:00 am - 12:20 pm.
March 11- 11:00 A.M. EWC will be in the SHS Counseling Office. Please sign up in the Counseling Office.
SENIORS! Mondays and Wednesdays through MARCH & APRIL, we have Carlos Williams coming in to work on FAFSA with students from 12:00 - 3:00.
February 18 - 11:00 A.M. WAYNE STATE - Sign up in the Counseling Office and obtain link the day of the session.
January 15 - 11:00 A.M. MARINES ZOOM SESSION - Sign up in the Counseling Office/obtain link.
January 20 - 11:00 A.M. AIR NATIONAL GUARD ZOOM SESSION - Sign up in the Counseling Office/obtain link.
December 16 - WNCC 11:00 A.M. ZOOM VISIT - Sign up in the Counseling Office/obtain link.
November 19 - Casper College 11:00 A.M. ZOOM VISIT - Sign up in the Counseling Office/obtain link.
November 18 - WNCC 11:00 A.M. ZOOM VISIT - Sign up in the Counseling Office/obtain link.
November 17 - Air Force 11:00 A.M. ZOOM VISIT - Sign up in the Counseling Office/obtain link.
November 10 - Navy 11:00 A.M. ZOOM VISIT - Sign up in the Counseling Office/those attending will take B Lunch
November 5 - Northwestern College 11:00 A.M. ZOOM VISIT - Sign up in the Counseling Office/those attending will take B Lunch.
November 4 - University of Wyoming 11:00 A.M. ZOOM VISIT - Sign up in the Couneling Office/those attending will take B Lunch.
October 23 - Marines Here during Lunch - Cafetorium DUE TO PPHD Orange High Risk Alert - no in person visits will be conducted at this time.
October 22 - Nebraska Wesleyan ZOOM/VIRTUAL - More infoo come.
October 20 - CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY ZOOM/VIRTUAL 11:00 AM The Zoom link for the visit will be: https://cmu.zoom.us/j/94242480560?pwd=UmVGMWhWUkZZMG5hS2hRT0VtNFNTUT09 Students will need to SIGN UP and BE PRESENT in the Counseling office to notate attendance!
September 24 - UNL Rep 11:00 A.M. IN PERSON VISIT - Sign up in Counseling Office/those attending will take B Lunch.
September 21 - WNCC Rep 11:00 A.M. ZOOM/VIRTUAL. Sign up and BE PRESENT in the Counseling office to notate attendance! Those attending will take B Lunch.
Thank you for your patience as we continue to navigate the COVID-19 pandemic. Visit ACT Testing Amid COVID-19 for information on testing during COVID-19. Visit COVID-19 Resources for updates and digital learning resources to assist students, teachers, schools and workers impacted by COVID-19.
ACT TESTING DATES
Deadline for all October test dates is September 25. No late fees!
REGULAR REGISTRATION DEADLINE
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REMEMBER PHOTO REQUIREMENTS WHEN REGISTERING!
SAT TESTING DATES at WNCC
Cost: $52.00, with essay $68.00
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Test Dates: October 3rd - MUST REGISTER BY SEPT. 4
December 5th - MUST REGISTER BY NOV. 8
May 8th - MUST REGISTER BY APR. 8
June 5th - MUST REGISTER BY MAY 6
Requesting homework for your student?
- The Front Office will help to obtain homework for you for a non-school related absense if you are absent for three or more days.
- Or, call Kelsey Albright at 632-4562. MUST request before 9:00 a.m.
- Must be out at least three (3) days! If you wish to request homework sooner than the third day, you may contact the teachers via email.
- We do not gather books! Make sure your student has his/her textbooks with him.
- Pick up will be at 3:45 p.m. or later by arrangements from the FRONT OFFICE.
- If homework is requested, it is expected that it will be completed when the student comes back to school unless other arrangements have been made.
Counselors and Office Staff
Mrs. Brenda Anderson
Mrs. Cherokee Rotherham
Mr. Scott Harvey
Mrs. Angie FiggMrs. Jude JonesMrs. Karen LiptacJuniorsClass of 2022SeniorsClass of 2021SophomoresClass of 2021FreshmenClass of 2024Registrar/SecretaryRegistrar/Secretary/Dual CreditSecretary/CHOICES