EKHS Guidance Department

Guidance Updates 9/27/16

Senior FAQ - 9/27/16

The guidance department is here to support students with a variety of issues. There are 3 basic domains that the guidance counselors address.  Use the links at the right under Guidance to learn about:
  

  • General Information
  • College Readiness
  • External Links 

   Academic:

• Schedule changes
• Course planning
• Study skills assistance
• Advice about standardized tests
• Graduation requirements
• Credit recovery options
 

Personal/Social:

• Peer relationships
• Family issues
• Conflict management
• Substance abuse
• Grief
• Learning difficulties
 

If a student needs professional counseling beyond the scope of the school, the guidance counselor can refer the student or family to an outside agency.

Career Planning:

• Course selection for specific careers
• College application process
• Scholarship searching/scholarships available
• Financial aid
• Vocational preparation
 
This is a very limited list of the guidance responsibilities. There is more information available by contacting the Guidance Department.