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New Scholarship
If you are a senior and planning to go to Lakeland and pursue a nursing degree, you are eligible to apply for the $1,500 Kathleen Durchik Nursing scholarship. You can pick up an application in the Guidance Office, room A114.

Athletic Training Careers
Students interested in a career as an athletic trainer: There will be a presentation on 4/27, DigLab C, mods 3-4. The speaker is a trainer for MHS and is affiliated with Lake Hospitals. Learn with it takes to get into this field. Sign up on Naviance.

Career Presentation in Athletic Training
Attention students interested in a career as an athletic trainer: There will be a presentation on 4/27, DigLab C, mods 3-4. Speaker is a trainer for MHS & affiliated with Lake Hospitals. Learn with it takes to get into this field. Sign up on Naviance

Athletic Trainers
Attention students interested in a career as an athletic trainer: There will be a presentation on 4/27, DigLab C, mods 3-4. The speaker is a trainer for MHS and is affiliated with Lake Hospitals. Learn with it takes to get into this field.

Guidance Resources

Scheduling 2017-2018

  • Program of Studies

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  • Course Lists:
  • Grade 9, Class of 2021
  • Grade 10, Class of 2020
  • Grade 11, Class of 2019
  • Grade 12, Class of 2018
  • Eighth to Ninth Grade Transition Presentation
  • Online Pearson offerings, grades 10-12 
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    Upcoming Events

    College Visit Calendars

    -October

    -November

    Practice Tests 

     AP/ACT/SAT Practice Tests 

     ASVAB-October 17, 2016 and April 7, 2017. See your counselor or Mrs. Pizzuti in A114 for more information.

     

     ACT/SAT testing at MHS-2016-2017 testing dates are available in "resources" section on guidance homepage.

     

     Free practice ACT/SAT-PrincetonReview.com/PracticeTest

     

    Academic Supports

    Math Lab-Room C207, Everyday before and after school, as well as Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday during school day

     

    Reading/Writing Lab-Room A101, After school starting at 2:26

    Naviance

     

    Naviance Login 

     

    Naviance is a program that helps students and families connect what students do in the classroom to their life goals. Naviance provides user-friendly tools to help students find colleges and careers based on their personal skills and areas of interest. 

    COLLEGE

    Applications

     College Application Process Using Naviance (handout)

     

    -CSS Profile -an additional financial aid form required by some institutions, please click here for a list of participating schools and be mindful of deadlines (only needs completed once).

     

    -Students will complete and submit their college applications online, directly through the college/university's website.

     

    -Once students have submitted their application, transcripts are requested from your counselor through Naviance.  

     

    -If you need a letter of recommendation, please make your initial request in person then add it in Naviance. You will need to complete the "senior brag sheet" for your class in Naviance prior to asking for a letter.  Counselor recommendations will be sent separately and cannot be requested directly through Naviance.

     

    Scholarships

    Click for our list of scholarships.

     

    Scholarship information/applications can also be found on Naviance, under the "College" tab.

     

    Hard copies of these applications are located in A114 with Mrs. Pizzuti. Feel free to see Mrs. Pizzuti or your counselor with any questions.

     

    Mrs. Csaszar from LEAF (Lake/Geauga Educational Assistance Foundation) is also available for questions regarding financial aid for college. Her office is located in the Main Office and is available on Tues/Wed/Thurs from 8:00-2:30. She can also be reached by email at csaszar@mentorschools.org or phone at 440.255.2947.

     

    Mentor High's School code is 363375.

     

    NCAA Information

  • NCAA Eligibility Website  
  • Quick Reference
  • NCAA information
  • NCAA parent video on eligibility requirements
  • Division 1 and 2 worksheets for students  
  • College Credit Plus (CCP)

    How will your credit transfer?

    Lakeland (specific) CCP Presentation 2017 

    CCP Presentation video (YouTube Link)

    UNIT INFORMATION

    Unit 9

     

     

     

    ACADEMIC LETTER PROGRAM

    Each May we will hold an Underclassmen Awards Ceremony to recognize outstanding academic achievement based on a student's first three (3) grading periods GPA.  Academic Letter criteria are as follows:

    Year

    GPA

    Award

    1st

    3.5 or Higher

    Class Numerals and Certificate

    2nd

    3.5 or Higher

    Academic Letter and Certificate

    3rd

    3.5 or Higher

    Lamp of Knowledge Pin and Certificate

    4th

    3.5 or Higher

    Lamp of Knowledge Pin and Certificate

     

    Unit 10

     

     

     

     

    Unit 11

     

    Unit 12