CURRENT EVENTS/INFORMATION

Senior Scholarship Opportunities

Don’t forget to check Student Services for local scholarship opportunities.

Avon/Avon Lake VFW 7035; Application due April 30, 2019
Avon Lions Club William H. Bommer; Application due March 31, 2019
Joel McRoberts Memorial; Application due April 19, 2019
Northcoast Chamber of Commerce; Application due March 29, 2019

Please check Naviance under the Scholarships tab for other opportunities! Additional local scholarships will be available in March.

Honors Diploma List

The list of seniors who are receiving an Honors Diploma was posted outside of Student Services on Wednesday, March 20th. Please review the list by Monday, April 1st and let your counselor know if you have any questions.

ACT Prep Class

College Recruiting Specialists is hosting test prep classes prior to the April 13th ACT. Classes are held on Tuesdays from 3:15pm-4:30pm in Room 226 on 3/19, 3/26, 4/2 and 4/9. For questions about the Test Prep Sessions, please call Kelly MacLean with College Recruiting Specialists at 440-454-0850 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

AP Exam Pre-Administration Meeting

Students who registered for an AP Exam Registration must attend a mandatory AP Pre-Administration meeting that will occur at 7:15am in the Auditorium on April 17th. Please bring a pencil and hard surface to write on (i.e. a notebook or textbook). The meeting will take approximately 30-45 minutes to complete. Students will be excused from their early bird class but are expected to get missing work. If you have any questions, please see your counselor.

Individual College Meetings in Student Services

Admissions Reps often schedule meetings at the high school to meet with students interested in learning more about that particular college, the admissions process and what the school has to offer. These meetings are held in a conference room in student services. Please sign up in advance. Sign up sheets are located on the counter in student services. You will be responsible for any missed classwork. 

April Meetings

Thursday, April 4, 2019; 9:00am-9:45am; Canisius College

Monday, April 8, 2019; 12:30pm-1:15pm; Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD)

PAST EVENTS/INFORMATION 

CCP Information Night

The State of Ohio requires that potential CCP participants and their parents attend an informational meeting prior to applying for the CCP program. Current CCP students and parents are not required to attend additional meetings; only first time CCP students and their parents are required to attend a meeting.
For your convenience, families may choose to attend one of the following meetings hosted by either LCCC or Cuyahoga Community College:

March 4, 2019 6:30pm-7:30pm-LCCC Ridge Campus

March 5, 2019 6:00pm-7:30pm-Tri-C's Eastern Campus; ESS, Room 2410

March 5, 2019 6:30pm-7:30pm-LCCC Wellington Center

March 6, 2019 5:30pm-6:30pm-LCCC Lorain Learning Center at City Center

March 6, 2019 6:00pm-7:30pm-Tri-C Metro Campus; ManufacturingTechnology Center, Room 229

March 7, 2019 6:00pm-7:30pm-Tri-C Western Campus; Theatre

March 13, 2019 6:00pm-7:30pm-Tri-C Westshore Campus; SHCS Atrium

Click here for the CCP Information Letter that was sent out in November.

Click here for the CCP Intent to Participate Form. This must be returned to Student Services prior to turning in an LCCC/Tri-C Application.

Practice ACT Results
Students in grades 9 and 10 who took the Pre-ACT in the Fall received their results on Friday, January 25, 2019 in their history classes. Results packets include a student score report, a copy of the Pre-ACT test booklet used on test day, and an information guide on reading the results. A video with further information on how to use your student's Pre-ACT results, can be found at https://tinyurl.com/yal3acoh.  
Posted PSAT Results

Juniors who took the PSAT on October 10th can view their scores online beginning on Wednesday, December 12th. Students were notified via Google classroom that they will need to log in to or create a College Board account online to see their scores. Students can link their PSAT scores to Khan Academy which will unlock free, personalized practice based on their PSAT results.

Junior Parent Information Night

The counselors hosted a Junior Parent Night on Wednesday, January 16th from 6:00pm-7:00pm in the auditorium. The counselors provided information on how to prepare your junior for senior year. They discussed college searches, ACT/SAT, Common App & Naviance, and career planning. Click here to view a copy of the presentation. Click here for a copy of the packet that was distributed.

8th Grade Scheduling Information Night

The Avon High School Guidance Department hosted a Scheduling Information Night on February 4th for Avon students who plan to attend Avon High next year as freshmen and their parents. Required curriculum for graduation and additional courses required for college bound students were discussed. Families received the information required to log in to the district’s scheduling website and select 9th grade coursework. Those who attended were be able to schedule courses online from home immediately following this meeting, providing the student had been registered to attend for the 2019-20 school year.

Click here to review a copy of the presentation. For those students and parents that were unable to attend the meeting, scheduling materials were delivered to the Middle School on February 5th.

2019-2020 Scheduling Information

The school counselors were in classrooms with Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen discussing scheduling for the 2019-2020 school year last week. Each student received a copy of his/her transcript, AHS graduation credits worksheet, elective course guide and a copy of the 2019-2020 Program of Studies. Click here to view an electronic copy of the Program of Studies. The window for scheduling closes on February 8, 2019. The counselors will be available on Thursday, February 7, 2019, in Room 106 from 10:30am-12:30pm to assist with any 2019-2020 scheduling questions. This is ideal for students who were absent or had CCP during the classroom presentations that occurred last week.

Coffee with the Counselors

Click the agendas below for what you may have missed from past gatherings:

October 25th Agenda   

December 20th Agenda

February 14th Agenda

2018-2019 Back to School

Click the link below to read the annual opening letter that was sent out to students, parents and guardians before the start of the 2018-2019 school year.

2018-2019 Back to School Letter