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

NH Charitable Foundation scholarships
http://www.nhcf.org/scholarships Due various dates
AIA/NH Architecture Foundation Scholarship Due
Albert T. Marcoux Memorial Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
 American Legion Oratorical  See Mrs. Johnson in Guidance
Christa Mcauliffe Education Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
Dept. of NH Scholarship  Due 5/1/2019
John A. High Child Welfare Scholarship  Due  5/1/2019
Lee P. Mahle Mem. Field of Education Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
Raymond K. Conley Memorial Scholarship   Due 5/1/2019
Vocational Educational Scholarship  Due 5/1/2019
Amy Dutton Memorial Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
B. Davis Scholarship Due 5/24/2019
Brattleboro American Legion Post #5  Due 5/1/2019
Brattleboro Memorial Hospital Auxillary Healthcare Scholarship Due 5/1/19
Burger King Scholarship Due 12/31/2018
Catholic Daughters of the Americas Scholarship  Due 3/15/2019
Cheshire Health Foundation Scholarship Due before 5/15/2019
Composite Scholarship  Due 4/11/2019
David Kacanek Memorial Scholarship  Due  4/12/2019
Dorcus & Peter Pombay Scholarship   Due  5/6/2019
Dunkin’ Donuts Scholarship Due 4/12/2019
Elks Brattleboro  Due 4/12/19
Fisher Cats Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
Forty & eight Nursing Scholarship Due 3/10/2019
Fraternal Order of Eagles Due
Gateway Foundation Scholarship  Due 5/17/19
George Coleman Scholarship  Due 3/15/19
Granite State Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
Granite State Designers & Installers Scholarship Due
Hood Scholarship Due 10/22/2019
Julia T. Pingree Student Scholarship Due 3/26/2019
Law office of Manning and Zimmerman Scholarship Due 5/1/19
League of NH Craftsmen Due 4/1/2019
Marine Corps League Scholarship Due 5/17/2019
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  4/26/2019
NH Math Education Major Scholarship Due 5/1/2019
NH School Board Scholarship Due 4/5/2019
www.NHWPCA.org Due 3/31/2019
Red Sox Service Scholarship  Due  1/11/19
Roger Sheriden Elks  Due 2/1/19
Scores Running Club Youth Scholarship Due 4/13/2019
Skrungaloo Farm Scholarship Due 3/1/2019
Stephen Phillips  Due 4/3/19
Sunrise Rotary Scholarship  Due  5/10/2019
John Penfield Sunrise Rotary Scholarship Due 5/10/2019
US JCI Senate  Due 1/11/19
Vermont Emblem Club Scholarship  Due 4/15/2019 at 8:00am
Wantastiquet Grange Legacy Scholarship Due  5/1/2019
William Loeb Scholar-Athlete Award Due 1/11/2019
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Extended Learning Opportunities

About ELOs
ELO Design

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Career and Transition Planning

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