Student Services Canvas Course Page
Here is a link to the Student Services Canvas Course Homepage: Student Services Canvas Course. This page has tons of resources and information for students and parents!! Check it out!! Parents can join as observers too; use this link: Parents Canvas Observer Access.
Schedule an Appointment with your School Counselor!
You can also Book An Appointment with your School Counselor using the Following Links:
SENIOR CONFERENCE APPOINTMENTS:
Hello seniors! Every year NCHS Student Services offers brief individual conferences for seniors called Senior Conferences. Senior Conferences are an opportunity for seniors to discuss their post-high school plans with their school counselor and ask any questions about senior year! Senior Conferences are available for students by appointment beginning September 20th through October 8th. Seniors can book their conference appointment by following this link! (Please be sure to select your alpha assigned counselor!)
2021-2022 CCS College Fair
There will be a College Fair on Tuesday, October 5th for all Cabarrus County Schools students. This event will take place at the Cabarrus Arena from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. This is a great opportunity for students to meet with college admissions representatives from across the state and country. To sign up you can Register here: Sign Up Here
SENIORS - If you have yet to do so, complete the Beginning of Year Senior Survey--Please complete in Naviance!
Extended Home Learning
Hope4NC Helpine (1-855-587-3643)
The Hope4NC Helpline connects North Carolinians to additional mental health and resilience supports that help them cope and build resilience during times of crisis. The Helpline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to speak to a live person.
COVID-19 Community Resources
Here is a list of COVID-19 Community Resources to help assist with support for students, families, and those in need. It also provides a list of community outreach programs where people can volunteer or donate to help support those in need during this very difficult time. Please everyone take the proper and appropriate safety precautions during this pandemic by practicing social distancing and adhering to the stay-at-home mandate as much as possible:
THE BEST PREPARATION FOR TOMORROW IS DOING YOUR BEST TODAY!
WELCOME TO THE NCHS STUDENT SERVICES WEBPAGE!The mission of the Northwest Cabarrus Student Services Department is to promote the academic, career, and personal/social development for every student. Our comprehensive developmental counseling program is data based to continuously assess, develop, and implement programs in order to raise the achievement levels for all students. As Professional School Counselors, we advocate for all students and strive to empower them to be life-long learners and responsible citizens.
Contact our NEW College Adviser, Mr. Andrew Nolte!
You can schedule an appointment with Mr. Nolte by using this link: Book An Appointment with Mr. Nolte
Link to Virtual FAFSA Night, Oct. 26th 7-8PM: https://bit.ly/Virtual_FAFSA_Night
To subscribe to the weekly college planning and scholarships update newsletter Click Here.
Seniors and parents are encouraged to join the Class of 2022 College Planning Remind group to stay up-to-date on the college application process. Click the image below or text @nchs22col to 81010 to join!
Seniors - Class of 2022Welcome back! It is officially college application season! GPA and class rank may be found on the transcript received in the mail with your final report card. We highly recommend you begin your applications early and that you do college applications through the Naviance platform. You must link your Common App account to Naviance and keep your college application materials in one place. Transcripts and teacher recommendation requests can be made directly through Naviance! Have questions about Naviance? Check out the Naviance page on our website! Instructions on how to link your common app and naviance can be found in the Senior Talks Presentation from last Fall which you can access through the link on this page. Transcripts can be sent electronically to ALL NC colleges from the CFNC site for free. Be sure your CFNC profile includes your PowerSchool # (lunch #) and indicate Northwest Cabarrus HS as your school.
Register online to take the SAT/ACT!If you plan to attend a four-year college in the fall after you graduate, have taken Math III, and are a junior or senior, you need to take the SAT and/or ACT college entrance exam. The cost is $60 if you register by the posted deadlines. More information is available on the left hand side of our webpage under college/entrance exams. See your counselor or the college adviser for more information.
Student athletes - If you are interested in playing a sport in college, it is very important that you know the academic requirements for NCAA eligibility beginning with your freshman year in high school! The core GPA for NCAA eligibility is computed using only English, Math, Science, Social Studies, and Foreign Language semester grades. More information is available on the left hand side of our webpage under "Athletics/Are you NCAA eligible?"