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Senior Meetings Letter from Mrs. Smiley-Ingalls
Hello Seniors and Families of the Class of 2021!Now that school is underway your Counseling staff looks forward to turning our attention to the all important individual meetings with Seniors. These meetings are designed to review and document all requirements for graduation, and review important processes and planning to help students meet their post-high school goals; whether college, employment or military.We will be conducting these meetings through Google Meet, and students may select a time of their choosing by clicking the link below to their counselor's calendar. Meetings will not be scheduled during synchronous instruction.Jessica Wood A - Cha - Mrs. Wood's Senior MeetingsSandra Gardella-Cherry Gar - La - Mrs. Gardella-Cherry's Senior MeetingsRyan Braun Le - Park - Mr. Braun's Senior MeetingsBarbara Smiley-Ingalls Parker - She - Mrs. Smiley-Ingalls' Senior MeetingsCarol Mayer Che - Gaq - Mrs. Mayer's Senior MeetingsSonya Smith Shi - Z - Mrs. Smith Senior MeetingsWe are also beginning Virtual College Visits next week. The visiting colleges are listed in Naviance and on the Counseling Calendar at the bottom of the Counseling Home page. Registrations are done by clicking on the registration link in Naviance. A link to the meeting will appear 15 minutes prior to the event, and students should receive a reminder from Naviance 24 hours ahead of time.* Seniors: Please be mindful of not double-booking yourselves. If you have scheduled tutoring time on a Monday for example, work the other meetings in around that obligation.
student must submit a written request to the school. This request arents, guardians, or others having legal control or charge of a
must be signed and dated by the parent/guardian and a school
administrator. The parent/guardian will be provided a copy of this
co-signed and dated request. Exclusion of the SAT and/or ACT scores shall begin no later than 30 calendar days after date of the co-signed request.
This process must be repeated should the school of attendance change
after the initial request.
Barbara Smiley-Ingalls, M. Ed
Virtual College Exploration for all Virginia Students
September 14-November 5
The eight-week program consists of hundreds of opportunities for students to learn about the college search process and about many different colleges through panel presentations and weekly Virtual College Fairs.
Students will gain a wealth of college knowledge, get exposure to a variety of colleges, and have the opportunity to ask questions of admission counselors, all in a safe, flexible, online environment.
All high school students, transfer students, parents, and counselors throughout Virginia are all welcome to attend. Participation is free. To get more information, or to register for sessions, click on the link below.
2020-2021 Virtual College Visits in Naviance
We have started scheduling virtual college visits in Naviance! All college visits scheduled during first semester will be offered in a virtual format only. To get more information about the college virtual visits that have been scheduled for NSHS, login to Naviance > Colleges Tab > Colleges Home > scroll down to College Visits > Click on visits you’re interested in to get more information. The link/code to access each visit will be made available 15 minutes prior the start time.
You can also see the scheduled visits on Google calendar below. If you have any questions about college virtual visits, please email Mrs. Rinck at email@example.com.
2020-2021 Adjustments to the College/University Application & Tracking Process
Seniors: Please see all of the updated information on the University/College Application Process for Graduating Seniors page. We have provided updated fillable PDF forms in the College/University Downloadable Files section of that page, so that all forms can be saved and emailed directly to Mrs. Rinck, once completed.
Please remember to add all colleges you are applying to in Naviance, and complete the Common App if necessary.
Students may now access Naviance through their Google waffle. If you have problems accessing Naviance, please contact Mrs. Rinck in the counseling center.
Please remember to add all colleges you are applying to in Naviance, and complete the Common App if necessary. If you have not matched your Common App account to your Naviance account, please do so. We have provided as short instructional video for how to match your accounts at the bottom of this page.
NCAA Athlete Eligibility Information
NSHS is excited to provide our potential NCAA athletes with information on eligibility. Please use the link below for more information on NCAA eligibility.