SciTech High

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Dr. Rossi is the Guidance Counselor for all students at SciTech High School grades 9-12                      717-703-1903(p)                                 717-703-1915(f)

School Profile 2014- 2015

SciTech High School
215 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101

The following services can be provided by your guidance counselor:

Academic Services

·        Enrollment and course scheduling for students

·        Orientation/registration for new students and 9th graders

·        Academic course planning selection, and scheduling changes

·        Process Vo-Tech applications

·        Facilitate and/or interpret all types of testing (i.e., PSSA, PSAT, SAT, ASV, AB, Advanced Placement)

·        Assist with the IEP process for special needs students through referrals for testing and evaluation

·        Process grades and credits towards graduation

·        Keep cumulative and permanent student records updated

·        Send transcripts to post-secondary institutions and employers

·        Communicate academic progress with students, staff, and parents via quarterly progress reports and reports cards

·        Arrange and conduct parent/teacher conferences and serve as a liaison between students,parents, and staff

·        Maintain a web page for current guidance information

·        Post information on summer programs available to high school students

Personal And Social Services

·        Serve as members of the High School Student Assistance Team

·        Conduct individual or group counseling

·        Counsel students with personal, mental health and substance abuse concerns

·        Make referrals to agencies such as Mental Health and Children & Youth for students in crisis need

Career Development

·        Assist students with course selection and planning related to their career goals

·        Administrator and Interpret an interest inventory for career research and serve as a resource to students and faculty advisors

·        Schedule visits from college, technical schools,and military representatives

·        Assist students with career related needs such as shadowing and college visits

·        Coordinate the student application process for colleges and post secondary training

·        Host Financial Aid Information night for parents

Last Modified on August 24, 2014