Hinsdale, New Hampshire

School Counseling

Table of Contents

Family Resources
Youth Services
Parent Information
School Profile
Program of Studies
Contact Information
Registration Requirements
Transcript Requests
External Test Dates
Alternative Programming
New Hampshire Scholars
College Preparation
Extended Learning Opportunities (ELO)
Career and Transition Planning

Family Resources

Brattleboro Retreat
Monadnock Family Services
Otter Creek/Matrix
Division of Children, Youth and Families
Children and Parents Project
Cheshire Medical Center
Health Care and Rehabilitation Services


Youth Services

Boys and Girls Club of Brattleboro

Big Brothers Big Sisters



Parent Information

Electronic Cigarette Information
E-Cigarette Parent Tip Sheet for Talking to Your Kids

Program of Studies
Program of Studies 2018-2019

Program of Studies 2019-2020

Guidance Contact Information
Cathy Johnson – Guidance Administrative Assistant
Nika Oakes – Middle School Counselor
E-mail: Mrs. Oakes’s Website
Paula Brault – High School  Counselor
Mrs. Brault’s Webpage E-mail:


Registration Requirements

-Proof of residency
-Birth certificate
-Immunization record
-Custody papers (if applicable)
Student Registration Form

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Test Dates

ACT no longer offered here. Check with the High School Counselor for dates
SAT Dates:
August 25, 2018- Register by 7/27/18
October 6, 2018 – Register by 9/7/18
November 3, 2018 – Register by 10/5/18
December 1, 2018 – Register by 11/2/18
March 9, 2019 – Register by 2/8/19 (no subject tests offered)
May 4, 2019 – Register by 4/5/19
June 1, 2019 – Register by 5/3/19

Online registration www.sat.org/register. Cost varies depending on test.
All juniors take the SAT in Spring free of charge
Results from the School Day SAT for Juniors are available late May. Juniors should plan on retaking the test (for the traditional cost) in the Fall of their Senior year.

Please see Mrs. Johnson in Guidance for more information or if you have any questions.

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Alternative Programming

Windham Regional Career Center – http://www.wrccvt.com/
VLACS – http://www.vlacs.org/
Virtual High School – http://www.thevhscollaborative.org/
Keene Community Education (Night Classes and GED) – http://www.keenecommunityed.org/
Keene State College Continuing Education (Dual Enrollment) – http://www.keene.edu/conted
River Valley Community College (Dual Enrollment) – http://www.rivervalley.edu/
EStart (Online College Courses) – http://www.ccsnh.edu/academics/estart
Job Corp – http://www.jobcorps.gov
St. Paul’s – http://asp.sps.edu/

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New Hampshire Scholars
New Hampshire Scholars Program – http://www.nhscholars.org/

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College Preparation

Common Application – http://www.commonapp.org/
FAFSA – http://www.studentaid.gov/
Financial Aid & Loan Information
FAFSA Websites:Notice: You should never pay to complete the FAFSA. Be aware of scams offering to complete the form for a fee. Use the above link to complete the form.
Student Aid on the Web
Some institutions may require that students complete a CCS profile to apply for financial aid:
Students need to go to this site to sign their MPN and complete entrance counseling.

Scholarships & Grant Information

Composite Scholarship Form Due
NH Charitable Foundation scholarships
http://www.nhcf.org/scholarships Due various dates
Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Due
AIA/NH Architecture Foundation Scholarship Due
Albert Marcoux Memorial Scholarship  Due
 American Legion Oratorical  See Mrs. Johnson in Guidance
Christa McAuliffe Education Scholarship Due
Department of NH Scholarship Due
John High Child Welfare Scholarship Due
Lee P. Mahle Scholarship Due
Raymond K. Conley Memorial Scholarship Due
Vocational Education Scholarship Due
Amy Dutton Memorial Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
Aspiring Nurse Scholarship Due
B. Davis Scholarship Due 5/24/2019
Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship Due
Buick Achievers Scholarship Due
Burger King Scholarship Due
Catholic Daughters of the Americas Scholarship  Due 3/15/2019
Cheshire Health Foundation Scholarship Due before 5/15/2019
David Kacanek Memorial Scholarship Due
Dorcus and Peter Pombay Scholarship Due
Dunkin Donuts Scholarship Due
Elks Brattleboro  Due 4/12/19
Fisher Cats Foundation Due
Forty & eight Nursing Scholarship Due 3/10/2019
Fraternal Order of Eagles Due
Gateway Rotary Scholarship Due
George Coleman Scholarship  Due 3/15/19
Granite State Conference Scholarship Due
Granite State Designers & Installers Scholarship Due
Hood Scholarship Due 10/22/2019
Jeff Smith Farm Scholarship Program Due
Julia T. Pingree Student Scholarship Due 3/26/2019
Lakes Tourism Scholarship Due
Law office of Manning and Zimmerman Scholarship Due 5/1/19
League of NH Craftsmen Due 4/1/2019
Manchester Artists Association Due
Marines Scholarship Due
Mary Spencer Langille Memorial Scholarship Due 4/8/2019
Matthew Nurmi Memorial Scholarship Due 4/2/19
Military families scholarship Due 2/15/19
Moran Family Scholarship Due 3/31/2019
NH DAR American Indian Heritage Scholarship Due
National Society DAR Scholarship
NH Assoc. of Broadcasters Due 4/6/19
NH Farm Bureau Scholarship Due
NH Housing Authorities Scholarship Due
NH Math Education Major Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
NH Music Educators Association Scholarship  
NH School Board Association Scholarship Due
www.NHWPCA.org Due 3/31/2019
Red Sox Service Scholarship  Due  1/11/19
River Valley Credit Union Scholarship Due
Roger Sheriden Elks  Due 2/1/19
Scores Running Club Youth Scholarship Due 4/13/2019
Skrungloo Farm Scholarship Due
Stephen Phillips  Due 4/3/19
Sunrise Rotary Scholarship Due
Sunrise Rotary-John Penfield Scholarship Due
Union Leader Scholarship Due
US JCI Senate  Due 1/11/19
Vermont State Association of Emblem Clubs Due
Wantastiquet Grange Legacy Scholarship Due
William Loeb Scholar-Athlete Award Due 1/11/19
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Extended Learning Opportunities

About ELOs
ELO Design

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Career and Transition Planning

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