Welcome to the Guidance Office!
Contact the Guidance Office - 610-867-7012
Guidance Office personnel:
Mr. Ryan Allen (Last names A-K) - email@example.com 610-868-1431, ext. 133
Mrs. Brandie Uliana (Last names L-Z) firstname.lastname@example.org 610-868-1431, ext. 104
Mrs. Michelle Vail (Administrative Assistant) - email@example.com 610-868-1431, ext. 135
Penn State University Admissions Visit
An admissions counselor from Pennsylvania State University (University Park, PA) will visit Notre Dame. Any students interested in this college should register for the visit through their Naviance account no later than 2:00 PM the school day prior to the visit.Guidance
Shippensburg University Admissions Visit
An admissions representative from Shippensburg University (Shippensburg, PA) will visit Notre Dame. Any students interested in this college should sign up for the visit using their Naviance account no later than 2:00 PM the school day prior to the visit.Guidance
June SAT Registration Deadline
May 3rd is the deadline to register for the June 2nd SAT. This is the last test date available for the 2017-2018 school year. Juniors are highly encouraged to take the SAT at least once in the Spring of their junior year. Register online at https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat/register.
* Please note that the school is not able to access students' College Board login information. If you have forgotten your College Board username or password, please use the "forgot username or password" links on the College Board login page.Guidance
Penn State University Admissions Visit
An admissions representative from Pennsylvania State University - Lehigh Valley (Center Valley, PA) will visit Notre Dame. Any students interested in this college should sign up for the visit using their Naviance account no later than 2:00 PM the school day prior to the visit.Guidance
Second Annual Notre Dame High School Spring College Fair
Students in grades 9-11 will have the opportunity to meet and speak with admissions representatives from colleges and universities across the country. This event will be held in the gymnasium and each grade level will be given one full class period to speak with admissions counselors and gather information from colleges that interest them.Guidance
PSAT score reports were distributed to students in January. If your child provided an email address when they took the PSAT, they should have also received an email in mid-December with instructions for accessing their PSAT scores online at studentscores.collegeboard.org. If your student does not have a College Board account, or if their PSAT scores do not appear in their account, you may contact their school counselor to receive their access code.
Mrs. Vail keeps an updated list of scholarships for seniors in Naviance Family Connection. Click on the colleges tab. Scroll to scholarships & money, then click on scholarship list. Most of them are local scholarships.
Please complete the Graduation Survey in your Naviance account no later than Friday, May 11th. If you do not have the survey completed by that date, your college plans and awards cannot be included in the Graduation Program. An email was sent to you with detailed instructions on April 20th. Additionally, you must have this survey completed prior to requesting your final transcript. Instructions for requesting final transcripts are found on the home page of your Naviance account.
Remember to stop by the Guidance office with the acceptance letter from the college you plan to attend if you'd like your photo and college decision to be posted to the Notre Dame Facebook page!
Don't forget to log into your Naviance account to find scholarship opportunities and stay up-to-date with your senior-year tasks.
We recommend that Juniors take the SAT or ACT in the Spring of your junior year. Test dates and registration information can be found in your Naviance account. International students should additionally consider taking the TOEFL this Spring.
Mr. Allen and Mrs. Uliana are currently meeting individually with all sophomores to discuss their career interests and possible college plans.
Naviance is an excellent resource for finding information on colleges and careers.
Your first year of high school is already more than halfway over! If you have any questions or concerns, feel free to request an appointment with your school counselor!
The grades you earn this year can set the tone for the rest of your high school experience. When you apply to colleges as a senior, they will see the courses you took and the grades you earned as a freshman. Do your best, and don't be afraid to ask for help!
College Admissions Visits
If you are a college admissions representative who wishes to schedule a visit, you may do so through RepVisits. We keep our calendar open year-round.