Jr./Sr. High School Guidance

Last Updated: 4/14/2021 1:14 PM

Jr./ Sr. High School Guidance Department Contacts: 

Jill Bruder: bruderj@millsd.us (K-12) Prevention Specialist 

Amber Uranko: auranko@millsd.us (7-12) School Counselor 

Jennifer Mosier: mosierj@millsd.us (7-12) Guidance Secretary 

 

Reminder: please do not contact the guidance department in case of an emergency needing immediate assistance, instead reach out to the Columbia Country Crisis Hotline 1-800-222-9016. 

 

For Community and Mental Health Resources, please see the Community Resources tab located under Links.

 

 

Guidance Resources

Upcoming Dates/Events 20-21 School Year:

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Bridges to the Future

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-Penn College of Technology is offering a variety of summer programs! Although the flyer above is a little blurry, check out your email, a cleaner version was emailed to you or you can check out the website here: https://www.pct.edu/pre-college-programs

- Check out a virtual career day, you can search careers based on cluster, provided by Penn College of Technology: https://www.pct.edu/k-12-educators/virtual-career-day

-Check out the 'Great Resources' section below for events and recordings from PHEAA representative, Robin Walker!

 

Columbia Montour Votech (CMAVTS) Info. for the 21-22 School Year:

-Take a virtual tour here: http://cmvt.us/Tour/

-Applications for the 21-22 School Year have already been submitted. If you are still interested in attending CMAVTS next school year, please contact the guidance office.

 

NOW HIRING!

-Cheetah Chassis in Berwick is hiring! Check out open positions here: 

      https://www.cheetahchassis.com/careers/

-Dyco Inc. is currently hiring Mechanical Assemblers

     *Mechanical Assemblers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wx2Q9YXUfmI

-Bloomsburg Carpet is hiring the following positions: Creeler and Carpet Weaver

     *See the job descriptions below. If you are interested, stop in the guidance office or email guidance for an application. 

       Carpet 1Carpet 2

 

Great Resources! 

SOPHOMORES AND JUNIORS CHECK OUT THIS WEBINAR:

EducationPlanner: 10th and 11th grade students, if you missed this great webinar, please check out the recording or PDF below! This webinar will help you see what careers are available and what kind of jobs are available in those fields! Resource provided by Robin Walker (PHEAA):

Financial Aid Presentation EdPlanner Millville HS-2021
Monday, February 15, 2021 
CLICK Play Recording Below to access:
Play recording (26 min)
Recording password: EuTyHAJ5

PDF: /userfiles/238/my files/ed planner - my smart borrower presentation 02082021.pdf?id=3510

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JUNIORS CHECK OUT THIS WEBINAR:

Junior JumpStart (PHEAA). Juniors, if you missed this helpful webinar, please check out the recording or PDF below! Get a jump start on your future planning! Resource provided by Robin Walker (PHEAA)

Junior Jump Start Millville HS-20210329 2216-2
Monday, March 29, 2021
6:55 pm  |  Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
 
Play recording (36 min)

Recording password: fCeRWuh4

Click HERE for the PDF of this presentation

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SENIORS CHECK OUT THESE WEBINARS:

1. 12th Grade students, if you missed this awesome webinar, please check out the recording or PDF below! Provided by Robin Walker (PHEAA):

Understanding the Award Letter - Millville HS & Wilkes Barre Area-20210323 2209-1

Tuesday, March 23, 2021

6:53 pm  |  Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)

Play recording (42 min)

Recording password: gNBb7v8f

PDF: Click HERE for the PDF of this presentation

 

 

 

 

 

2. 12th Grade students, if you missed this webinar, please check out the recording or PDF below! This resource will help guide you through making smart borrowing decisions and avoid over-borrowing. This resource is provided by Robin Walker (PHEAA):

My SmartBorrowing Presentation Millville HS HS-20210223 2300-1
Tuesday, February 23, 2021
6:29 pm  |  Eastern Standard Time (New York, GMT-05:00)
 
Play recording (24 min)
Recording password: JzCdYTZ2

PDF: Click HERE for the PDF of this presentation 

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Financial Aid Information 2020-2021 

           Recording Password: pV4sFHpr

           Recording Password:cYAprUf3

Who's my parent when I fill out my FAFSA?

https://studentaid.gov/help/who-is-parent

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Scholarships:

*Students should regularly check their school e-mail for information or stop in the guidance office for an application when available!  

-Dorris Watts Poole Scholarship: https://www.fcfpartnership.org/apply/by-school-district Due by April 16th, 2021

             *Student must be attending an undergraduate program at Penn College of Technology

             * 2 awards will be given for 2021!

-Opploans Scholarship Opportunity for any student with a 3.0 or higher GPA:  https://www.opploans.com/oppu/scholarship/ (two deadlines: March 31 & June 30)

Check out the widget below. You can scroll using the down arrows and click on information as needed! 

 

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Please see below for the SAT and ACT Dates and Registration Deadlines for the 20-21 School Year:

SAT 2020-2021
SAT Date Registration Deadline
August 29, 2020 July 31, 2020
September 26, 2020 August 26, 2020
October 3, 2020 September 4, 2020
November 7, 2020 October 7, 2020
December 5, 2020 November 5, 2021
March 13, 2021 February 12, 2021
May 8, 2021 April 8, 2021
June 5, 2021 May 6, 2021
To Register visit: sat.org/success
*If you require a fee waiver, please contact the Guidance Office

 

ACT 2020-2021
ACT Date Registration Deadline
September 12, 2020 August 14, 2020
October 24, 2020 September 18, 2020
December 12, 2020 November 6, 2020
February 6, 2021 January 8, 2021
April 17, 2021 March 12, 2021
June 12, 2021 May 7, 2021
July 17, 2021 June 18, 2021
To Register visit: act.org/
*If you require a fee waiver, please contact the Guidance Office


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Future Planning Info. for Seniors

/userfiles/238/my files/senior packet 20-21 website.docx.pdf?id=3405

 

Letters of Recommendation

Complete a Counselor Letter of Recommendation Request form (pick up in the guidance office or fill out from document below and email to Mrs. Uranko)

*Turn in to Guidance 2 weeks prior to your earliest deadline

Form: /userfiles/238/my files/clor request form.docx?id=3404

 

Transcript Requests

  • Complete a Transcript Request Form (pick up in the guidance office or fill out from document below
  • Return to Mrs. Mosier 10 days prior to your earliest deadline

Form: /userfiles/238/my files/transcript request form 20-21.pub?id=3403

 

Central PA Virtual Career Fair: Check it out!

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL_TpvDXnpnFIHK3selm4kpDvZ_Ju-l9mO

 

Selective Service:

  •  All Male students are required by law to register for the Selective Service within 30 days of their 18th birthday.

 

Planning Your Future Resources:

 

NCAA Eligibility:

*For those students wanting to play DI or DII sports in college, should begin planning as early as 9th grade.

 

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