Counselors' Corner

Thu, 11/05/2020 - 11:07am

High School Registration Information

Important Dates

1/6 - **Rescheduled for 1/11 - "OMHS Virtual Scheduling Extravaganza"@ 7:00pm  
1/11 - ** "OMHS Virtual Scheduling Extravaganza"@ 7:00pm  
            Room Code: OMHS-NewParents (use your student's account for easy access)
1/12 - "Counselor Corner" drop-in HS Registration help session @ 12:00 - meeting code:  omms-counselorcorner
1/14 - "Counselor Corner" drop-in HS Registration help session @ 11:00 - meeting code:  omms-counselorcorner
1/15 - High School Registration Window will close (for students to enter course requests in Synergy)

Websites and Links

-Online Course Requests- Video instructions for making course requests for electives and alternatives
-Online Course Requests - Written instructions for making course requests for elective and alternatives (with screenshots) 
-Online Course Requests  - in Spanish - Written instructions, in Spanish
-Online Course Placement Review (CPR)- Video instructions to request a course placement different from the recommendation entered.
-Online Course Placement Review (CPR) - step by step instructions for parents (with screenshots)     
-Catalog of Approved High School Courses 2021-2022
-Catalog of Approved High School Courses 2021-2022 in Spanish
-Navigating through High School Registration Booklet
-Navigating through High School Registration Booklet in Spanish
-JumpStart/ Dual Enrollment Informational Handout
-HCPSS JROTC Website                                                 
-Four Year Plan - Fillable PDF - Use this form to make a plan for completing HS graduation requirements and taking additional courses of interest, during four years of high school.
 

Presentations 

8th Grade High School Course Registration & Academic Opportunities - includes info on how to complete online course requests 
High School 101 presentation - includes graduation requirements and other high school information 
 
OMMS Counselors will hold "Counselor Corners" and are available to meet with students if they have questions or need assistance.

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Monthly Wellness Newsletter

The January Edition of the School Counseling Connection Student Newsletter focuses on kindness and self-care. You will find ideas for serving your community and more tips for managing emotions.

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As we approach the beginning of the second quarter, we want to remind families that School Counselors are here to support students' Social/Emotional, Academic and/or Career needs.

Counselors are available for virtual meetings between 7:40am and 3:15pm. Students can request a meeting by sending a Canvas Inbox message or sending a direct email to:

Ms. Janene Bunkley - students with last names A-K      Janene_Bunkley@hcpss.org

Ms. Ellen Scott - students with last names L-Z          Ellen_Scott@hcpss.org