Mrs. Sarah Azar is the full-time school counselor.  You may contact Mrs. Azar at the school by calling (586) 698-4306.  You may also e-mail her at Sazar@wcskids.net.  Please check this page regularly for information that will benefit your child and you.


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WCS Community High School
Our member ID is: 98608

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Credit Recovery Opportunities

Life Skills Seminar & Book Club Overview
Seminar Attendance Verification Form (required when attending a seminar in the community)
Community Service Overview and Agreement 
Keystone Credit Recovery Online Credit Recovery Option (see Mrs. Azar for registration form)
Keystone Credit Recovery Overview


Life Skills Seminar Opportunities

NEWMacomb Community College Visit 10/22/18 - 5th Hr
NEWWarren College Fair 9/27
NEWDiscover Macomb 11/17 & 3/2
"Macomb Community College offers Career Academies for High School Students. Students can earn a FULL Life Skills CREDIT (read the 2nd page of the Life Skills Seminar document for Credit Requirements)"

Test Prep Websites

www.act.org ACT Assessment
www.actstudent.org ACT Sample Tests
www.sat.org SAT Assessment
www.free-test-online.com Free Mathematics and Science practice for students taking the SAT, ACT, AP, GMAT, GRE, CLEP and PSAT tests
www.careersandcolleges.com Free ACT/SAT prep information and strategy
www.number2.com Free SAT and ACT simulated testing
www.kaptest.com Kaplan test prep and admissions
www.march2success.com Free ACT, SAT, and ASVAB test prep

Scholarship Databases

Review of Scholarship Databases
Fast Web http://www.fastweb.com/
College Scholarships http://www.collegescholarships.com/
Scholarships http://www.scholarships.com/

College and Career Resources

NEW - College & Career Exploration Websites
NEW - "Hot 50--MI High-Demand High-Wage Careers" (document attached)
NEW - "Success in the New Economy" by Kevin Fleming https://vimeo.com/67277269
Characteristics of Career and College Ready Students
College Resource Kit--Selecting a Program/Career and Paying for Continuing Education
Troy Michigan Works Recommended Websites 
Paid Apprenticeship Opportunities in Skilled Trades http://www.mustcareers.org/ 
Brochure--"Paid Apprenticeship Opportunities in Skilled Trades"
Certification Programs in Skilled Manufacturing https://www.macomb.edu/business/workforce-development/mtec-certification-programs.html
Paying for College & Steps to MCC Seminar Outline
College Board http://www.collegeboard.com/student/csearch/index.html
College Surfing http://www.collegesurfing.com/index.php
Peterson's Planner
CareerCruising (Career information, self-assessment tools, and college information)
User ID for Career Cruising: butcherPassword for Career Cruising: education


Financial Aid Information

MI Student Aid http://www.michigan.gov/mistudentaid
General Questions/Answers Regarding FAFSA
Scholarships for Students Who Have Been in Foster Care

Programs for Foster Children and Unaccompanied Youth
Tuition Incentive Program (pays for 24 credits per year at a Community College)
FAFSA on the Web
SallieMae
www.fafsa4caster.ed.gov (Tool to help determine financial aid eligibility)

Community/Parent Resources
Anger Management Groups provided by CARE
Valuable Program for Pregnant Women and Families with Children Ages 5 and Under
CARE Provides Anger Management Groups for Teens
Transgender Youth & Family Support Groups
Children's Sleep Problems Linked to Attention Disorders
Parent Information/Resources Regarding Suicide Prevention
http://studygs.net/ Study Guides and Strategies
Chaldean Community Foundation Flyer    Free Community Programs and Counseling Services for Parents and Students
http://www.at-risk.org/ A Parenting Resource for Troubled Teens
http://www.noresolve.org/ Suicide Prevention Resource
http://www.careofsem.com/ CARE of Macomb: Counseling Assessment and Referral Services provided at NO COST to WCS families
http://forthekidsfoundation.org/ Yatooma's Foundation for the Kids


Substance Use/Abuse Prevention


Parents: You Matter

Prescription Drug Abuse by Youth 
Why Isn't Anybody Talking About the Dangers of Marijuana Use for Our Kids? 
No! Taking the Keys is Not the Answer!
Parents: Tell Your Children About the Dangers of Marijuana Use!