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Marietta High School Counseling Department 2014 - 2015. Who are we?. Students are assigned to counselors by last name Ms. Joann Kinlaw: A – Dr Ms. Nancy Hill: Ki – Ra Ms. Chenedra Corbin: Ds – Kh Ms. Betsy Alpert: Rb – Z Ms. Sheila Colquitt – Graduation Coach.

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who are we
Who are we?

Students are assigned to counselors by last name

Ms. Joann Kinlaw: A – Dr Ms. Nancy Hill: Ki – Ra

Ms. Chenedra Corbin: Ds – Kh Ms. Betsy Alpert: Rb – Z

Ms. Sheila Colquitt – Graduation Coach

where are we located
Where are we located?

Guidance

Department

Weight Room

Nurse’s Clinic

Athletic Office

how do i make an appointment
How do I make an appointment?

Step 1

Step 2

Fill out a Counselor Appointment Request form & your counselor will be in contact with you

On the desk to your left when you enter Counseling Office, pick up a Counselor Appointment Request form

why should i meet with my counselor
Why should I meet with my counselor?
  • Schedule issues
  • Transcript questions
  • Credit recovery
  • Graduation requirements
  • Personal issues (at school or at home)
  • Dual Enrollment
when should i meet with the graduation coach ms colquitt
When should I meet with the Graduation Coach (Ms. Colquitt)?
  • Information regarding
    • PLC (Performance Learning Center)
    • GAC (Georgia Achievement Center)
    • Alternative education options
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GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

Students must also pass the Georgia Writing Test (given 11th grade).

what do i need to be a junior next year
What do I need to be a junior next year?
  • 12 credits
    • 2 units of English (Reading does not count)
    • 1 unit of Science
    • 1 units of Social Studies
    • 2 units of Math
      • Math Support DOES count for promotion purposes but DOES NOT count for graduation purposes

EXAMPLE: You can be promoted to 11th grade if you pass Geometry A & Geometry A Support but you fail Geometry B. However, you will have to make up the Geometry B during Credit Recovery or Summer School for graduation purposes.

what is dual enrollment
What is Dual Enrollment?
  • Students earn high school AND college credit while enrolled in high school
  • Minimal cost (or in some cases – free!)
  • Must be a rising junior or senior
  • Must earn qualifying scores on either SAT/ACT or COMPASS test (given at MHS in fall & spring)
  • Be aware of deadlines – KSU is in mid-January, Chat Tech is in May, etc.
why should i care about my grades now
Why should I care about my grades now?
  • You want to be promoted to 11th grade
  • You do not want to have to do credit recovery either after school, attend summer school ($220 per half credit), or double up on credits next year
  • Eligibility for sports, extra-curricular activities, and Dual Enrollment
  • Good, solid GPA
  • College & post-secondary options
  • Scholarship opportunities including

HOPE & Zell Miller Scholarships

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PSAT
  • All sophomores take PSAT on Wed, Oct 15
  • PSAT promotes college readiness by providing students, parents, and educators with detailed feedback on students’ skills as well as tools for improvement and college planning
  • Students will receive PSAT information from homeroom advisor
where can i find out more information about the mhs counseling department
Where can I find out more information about the MHS Counseling Department?

1. Go to MHS homepage (http://mhs.marietta-city.org/mhs)

3. Explore MHS Counseling Page

2. Select Counseling