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Counseling

MERRIMACK VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL COUNSELING SERVICES
Phone:  603-753-1408
Guidance fax:  603-753-6415

The School Counseling Department has a full array of services that are designed to assist MVHS students. If you have any questions about high school courses, the college selection process, personal concerns or general questions, your school counselor can help you or point you towards someone who can.

Running Start

RUNNING START 
Credits for FREE!

NHTI Early College

NHTI Early College

Looking for information on NHTI Early College options?  Check out the links below!



Announcements


Upcoming Events and Announcements

I Am College Bound was held on November 17, 2017 and was a huge success with 62 students applying for college and submitting 185 applications!  Click the banner below to view photos from the day!

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/e/2PACX-1vRexn1OSSo6aukzoIrWaVlA2kTdsvq_FwA4gl0Mv1vL4PMnVaPotMlXk-e4zwJOEUJEPnXIWcDXL3fV/pub?start=false&loop=false&delayms=3000


March 21
SAT Test Day (Junior Class)

SENIORS:
College application deadlines can start as soon as November 1!  
Check Naviance for deadline dates and make a senior appointment with your school counselor soon!

Want more info?  
Contact your school counselor!

School Counseling Department

Mr. Kevin O'Brien
School Counseling Administrator

Lisa Renauld
Registrar
 
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Wellness Counselor

SAP Counselor

Jeff Richard
Learning and Adjustment, Special Education

Our counselors work closely with each other and with members of our Special Education department, Wellness Center, the SAP (Student Assistant Program) counselor, the ESL instructor, the nurses’ office and all other departments to ensure a coordinated approach to student services. 

Counseling Spotlight

NEW FUTURE PLANNING PAGE
Some information has moved!  Looking for info on:
 - Scholarship Info
- SAT/PSAT Resources
- Financial Aid Links
- Naviance Tools
- Senior Specific Dates & Info
Visit the new Future Planning page now located under the counseling drop down menu!

NEW FEE WAIVER & SCHOOL SPECIFIC SCHOLARSHIP PAGE
CLICK HERE to check out fee waiver and school specific scholarships available that have been shared with the MVHS counseling office!

COUNSELING NEWSLETTER


Community Resources

COMMUNITY RESOURCES

This is a free opportunity for parents/grand parents/foster parents/ anyone taking on the responsibility of guiding our youth into a healthy adulthood to: 1. Engage with other parents of teens and learn from each other, problem solve, create community and support; 2. Enhance communication and family management practices; 3. Decrease conflict within the home; 4. Promote bonding during a time of independence

Deliver recreational, social, and educational programs for New Hampshire's Military Youth that build a sense of belonging and provide opportunities for them to network with other military families in their community.

SOS Program

Signs of Suicide (SOS) is a new program being implemented by the school counseling office this year at MVHS.

The SOS introduction night took place October 4 at MVHS.  To view the PowerPoint that was presented that night, please see below.

https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/e/2PACX-1vQD0-iTtQHTy6Op_teyu0i1lns_xc7ya9_zU8HI9Pkj-U0-5M8C8XNr5lPTEHlVWjTpVGWWEvGal05y/pub?start=false&loop=true&delayms=3000

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