Counseling News

Thrivent Scholarship Search Tool

Seniors may want to research scholarships pver Christmas break using Thrivent’s national scholarship search tool.

December Brings Early Decisions

Students should bring copies of their decision and scholarship letters to Mrs. Opdyke. Senior students may want to write a note of thanks to the people who have written college recommendations on their behalf.

Juniors Focus on Testing

Juniors should be registering for upcoming test dates. Consult the test date paper that was included in the Junior College Kick-Off folder.

Sophomore Seminar Focuses on Empathy

The Class of 2021 completed the first half of Sophomore Seminar, with a focus on learning more about each other and themselves.

January 16 is PSAT Information Night

Sophomore parents, please mark the evening of Wednesday, January 16 on your calendars for the PSAT Information Night.

Sophomore Parent Questionnaire

If you haven’t already, please take some time to send a brief reply to the Sophomore Parent Questionnaire email request.

February is Sophomore Parent Meeting Month

In an effort to best support the academic aspirations of each student, the Counseling Department is designating February as Sophomore Parent Meeting Month.

Freshman “HOF” Group Plans Events

The 15 freshmen who came to Villa Maria as the only one from their elementary school have formed a group named HOF (Hall of Famers). Together they have taken over some upcoming events for their class.

Freshman Elections

Freshmen are in the process of elections for Student Council and the Student Integrity Committee.