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Welcome to the Counseling Office

Your Counselor

Meredith Schwindel (Last Names A-F)   *   Katelyn Flynn (Last Names G-O)   *   Janet Fox (Last Names P-Z)

Student request to see your counselor


SAFE SCHOOL HELPLINE®  Call 800-4-1-VOICE ext. 359 Text TIPS to 614-426-0240




The Kentucky Governor’s School for the Arts application is LIVE!

Sophomores and Juniors who excel in Architecture + Design, Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Film + Photography,
Instrumental Music, Musical Theatre, Visual Art, or Vocal Music can learn more by going to:               

Application Deadline is January 8, 2023 @ 11:59 EST.





The Kentucky Governor’s School for Entrepreneurs application is DUE JANUARY 23rd! 

GSE immerses teens from across the state in a three-week residential program.
Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors looking for an authentic glimpse into the world of business and entrepreneurship can learn more by going to:





The 2023 Jr. Leadership Scott County is gearing up and accepting applications. This is a five-week leadership program tailored to high school juniors and seniors.  For more information click here, Application, Schedule

Application Deadline is January 23, 2023 @ 4:30 PM EST.





Upcoming Events










Google Classroom Platform Link

Google Classroom Codes: 9th Grade Counseling: Class Code: 2cnpw7j

                                                           10th Grade Counseling: Class Code: 7lkj6hc

                                                           11th Grade Counseling: Class Code: mpfx7me

                                                           12th Grade Counseling: Class Code: 42josnn




SCHS Counselor Remind:               Dual Credit Remind:

text @schs1080 to 81010           Text @cardsdc to 81010



Stay Connected


For Scott County High School Counselors Facebook Page click here.




The Gatton Academy          Craft Academy




College Info


Click here for a full list of upcoming College Visits and more!! Sign-ups in Counseling office or click on the college and click the link.


Commonwealth Honors Academy

It is time again for Murray State University's Commonwealth Honors Academy. It will be held June 3-June 24, 2023.  You will receive six hours of university studies credit, and receive an in-state full tuition scholarship.  Click the link above for more info and to apply.  Application Deadline is March 15, 2023.


Please click on the link above to learn more information about FAFSA and its benefits to students wanting to & attending college.

General College Info

Students and Parents who need help with the college application process now have access to several helpful presentations.  Click on the link above.

Kentucky School of Massage Therapy

The Kentucky School of Massage Therapy has recently opened a school located in Carlisle, KY.  This program consists of 600 hours of instruction, and is a 6 to 12 month program.  Click on the link above for more info and how to apply.  There are brochures located in the Counseling Office.

Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps

This is a program that helps young students find solutions to the high cost of college.  You can receive tuition and other financial benefits worth up to $200,000.  For more info and to apply click on the link above.

Southeast Missouri Show Me Days

Want to learn more about Southeast Missouri?  Attend their last Show Me Day on March 25.  To learn more click on the link above.


UK School of Information Science

If you are interested in pursuing a career as a school Librarian click to join a Library Science Information Session. If you would like more information about the program click Library Science Program Information. The School has set aside Scholarship funds to be awarded for the fall semester. Up to $1000 may be awarded for an individual student.



Make it easy to start ordering your transcripts from the link above.  SCHS has partnered with parchment to order & send your transcript and other credentials securely.  Click here for directions on how to set-up your parchment account.



Parent University


College 101/FAFSA Night

SCHS November 1 @ 6:00 When to Worry/Mental Health Night (Will be rescheduled)

SCHS January 31 @ 6:00 Scheduling Night

SCHS February 28 @ 6:00 Dual Credit Night

GCHS March 28 @ 6:00 TBD





                   Credit Check Document                                                  Click AP Q&A for a question & answer guide.

          SCHS Graduation Requirements




Important Info


BCTC TRIO Educational Talent Search

This is a free college access program available to eligible students attending target schools, which include SCHS.  Click on the link above for more information. Click here for the application letter and here for the application.

Computer Science

Interested in a career in Computer Science?? has put together a list of the top careers in the Computer Science field.  There are also some great resources provided.  Click on the link above.



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