Guidance Dept. & Forms

Counselor Word ArtUPCOMING EVENTS

2018-2019

Tues. Sept. 18 - ASVAB for juniors

Wed, October 17 - PSAT for juniors

Wed, March 13 - State required ACT at Fairfield for ALL juniors

April 4 - ACT Make-Up Day

Sun, May 26 - Graduation 2:00 pm

 

                IMPORTANT 2019 GRADUATION INFO.
Graduation requirements change with the class of 2019. More Information here.

Specific graduation testing points information. 

Industry-Recognized Credentials and WorkKeys information for graduation.

College & Career Readiness Testing information for graduation.


COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Soles for Students - This is a LOCAL charity designed to enable
students from our school to receive vouchers from area shoe stores.
Please click on the link for the form, complete, and return to Mrs.
Mangus. Applications are also available in the guidance office.

Stephen Barcus Memorial Shoe Scholarship  - Need help paying
for specialty shoes for sports? Click on the link to complete an
application for a $100 voucher to purchase shoes for sports.
Return completed application to Mrs. Mootz. Applications are also
available outside Mr. Teeter's office.


Check this area often for updated scholarship opportunities.

Scholarships opportunities can be found at student employers, parent
and grandparent employers, clubs or organizations parents and
grandparents belong to, banks, credit unions, church, even at doctor
offices you frequent.  

SCHOLARSHIP LISTS AND OPPORTUNITIES EMAILED

 

FAIRFIELD LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS
David A. Watts Scholarship
Fairfield Community Scholarship

Lynnette Kiesling Shanton Memorial Scholarship
The Cassner Scholarship is one of the largest local scholarships
available to our students. It is a renewable $3,500 scholarship.
 


FAFSA

https://fafsa.ed.gov
For help completing the FAFSA,  Visit FAFSA Help OH


Ohio Means Jobs is a one stop website for scholarship search, college search, job search, free ACT prep, free PSAT prep, free SAT prep and many industry credential assessment practice tests at:  https://jobseeker.k-12.ohiomeansjobs.monster.com/seeker.aspx


FEE WAIVERS

Mrs. Mangus has fee waivers for ACT, NAIA, NCAA, and college application fees.
Students who receive free or reduced lunches are eligible for the waivers. If there are extenuating circumstances and paying fees is a hardship, students may be eligible.  See Mrs. Mangus for details.

Test Date
Regular Deadline
SEPT. 8, 2018 AUG. 10, 2018
OCT. 27, 2018

SEPT. 28, 2018

DEC. 8, 2018 NOV. 2, 2018
FEB.9, 2019 JAN. 11, 2019
MARCH 12, 2019 N/A - STATE ADMIN.
APRIL 13, 2019 MARCH 8, 2019
JUNE 8, 2019 MAY 3, 2019
JULY 13, 2019 JUNE 14, 2019
  
Register for the ACT at www.actstudent.org   Fairfield’s school code is 362915.
 
 
ACT PREP
Free online test prep at Khan Academy
Free practices tests on Ohio Means Jobs 
Free test prep and  practices tests sponsored by the U.S. Army. March 2 Success is free and has 7 timed ACT tests. Anyone may enroll by clicking on the registration button. Students will need to answer a few questions to complete the registration. Registration is valid for 45 days and can be extended. March2Success
 

Add'l Info


Mrs. Mangus
Guidance Counselor
deborah.mangus@fairfield.k12.oh.us

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2018-19 Student Handbook
Credit Flexibility
Community Service Documentation Form

Transcript Request Form



CCP - Southern State Community College
CCP - Pathways - Chatfield College
CCP - University of Toledo 


COLLEGE VISITS
Students may miss up to four days of school during their high school career
for college visits. These days are excused if the following procedure is met.
1. Bring a note from home to Mrs. Jones stating the date of the visit.
 
2. Ask the college representative for confirmation of attendance.
3. Upon returning to school the confirmation must be given to Mrs. Jones
for the visit to be an excused absence.
 


COLLEGE SEARCH
Ohio Public University Search - Information of each of Ohio's 14 Public Universities.
Ohio Private College Search - Information on Ohio's 51 Private Colleges. 
Ohio 2 year college search -Information on Ohio's 23 two-year colleges.
Ohio Public 4 and 2 year Interactive College Map

 


STUDENT ATHLETES

 NCAA - To be eligible to participate in NCAA athletics at a Division I or II college, students must pass a required amount NCAA certified classes and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.30 and register with the NCAA Eligibility Center.
Learn more at 
 http://www.ncaapublications.com/productdownloads/CBSA17.pdf
Register on the NCAA Eligibility Center during the junior year of high school at ncaa eligibility Center at https://web3.ncaa.org/ecwr3/

List of courses the NCAA has certified are listed in the table below.
Student athletes with a disability may not have to take all these and should see Mrs. Mangus if interested in NCAA DI/DII.

CP ENGLISH I CP ENGLISH II CP ENGLISH III CP ENGLISH IV
CP ALG I CP GEOMETRY CP ALG II PRECALCULUS
CALCULUS CP PHYS SCI CP BIOLOGY ENVIRO SCI
CHEMISTRY ZOOLOGY ANATOMY PHYSICS
MARINE BIO WORLD ST AM STUDIES PSYCHOLOGY
WRLD GEOGRAPHY SPANISH I SPANISH II SPANISH III
SPANISH IV

EUROPEAN HISTORY

   

   NAIA - In order to participate in college sports at an NAIA
school student athletes must meet two of three criteria:

1. Minimum 2.00 cumulative GPA
2. Rank in the top 50% of graduating class
3. Earn a composite score of 18 or higher on the ACT
Register at http://www.playnaia.com/psaRegister.php
Read more about NAIA college athletics at http://www.playnaia.org/d/NAIA_GuidefortheCollegeBoundStudent.pdf