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.


 https://micollegeaccess.org/news/hotline  FREE College Advising Hotline Offers Help With:

 

  • College admissions application process
  • Financial aid application process
  • Access to resources
  • Guidance for post-secondary transitions

 IMPORTANT Information for all Students who have a KEYSTONE Course Packet 

There are ACTIVE LINKS in the message from the Keystone school that is attached.  Make sure to click each link once the document is open.

Important Note (Please click the following text for complete details): AOP Phone or Video Chat Counseling Sessions Available thru Macomb Family Services  

 Check this out!  How to Practice Mental Health - View the "4 Circles Worksheet" 

Transcript Requests
WCS Community High School
Our member ID is: 98608

Parchment is a free account service that allows you to send your transcripts to colleges for enrollment. Since 2003, they have helped millions of people and thousands of schools exchange credentials with universities around the globe. This includes P20 academic institutions & employers to share and receive credentials. Their website link can be found by clicking the image below.

Parchment Transcrip Requests

 
 

Credit Recovery Opportunities

Life Skills Seminar & Book Club Overview 2019-20 REVISED
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 Overview and Enrollment Information


Life Skills Seminar Opportunities

FAFSA Parent Workshop Jan 2020" flyer 
FAFSA Parent Workshop Registration: http://www.slyreply.com/app/sheets/b6gsanjr0oqu/
FSA ID Instructions & FAFSA Parent Workshop Checklist
Macomb Community College Career Camps  Students can earn a FULL credit of Life Skills Seminar - Check out the detailed information



Test Prep Websites

https://www.khanacademy.org  Free SAT test prep and much more
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.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

"Tuition Incentive Program 2019-20 (pays for 24 credits per year at a Community College)" https://www.michigan.gov/documents/mistudentaid/TIPFactSheet_636653_7.pdf
College & Career Exploration Websites
"Hot 50--MI High-Demand High-Wage Careers" (document attached)
"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
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
FAFSA on the Web
SallieMae

Community/Parent Resources

"FAN (Families Against Narcotics)" https://www.familiesagainstnarcotics.org/
Valuable Program for Pregnant Women and Families with Children Ages 5 and Under

Transgender Youth & Family Support Groups
Children's Sleep Problems Linked to Attention Disorders
Parent Information/Resources Regarding Suicide Prevention
Chaldean Community Foundation Flyer    Free Community Programs and Counseling Services for Parents and Students
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! 

Commitment to Equal Access & Opportunity

Nondiscrimination Statement:  In compliance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, the Americans with Disability Act of 1990, the Elliott-Larsen Civil Rights Act of 1977, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008, it is the policy of the Warren Consolidated Schools that no person shall, on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, (including sexual orientation or transgender identity), disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category, (collectively, “Protected Classes”) be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to, discrimination during any program, activity, service or in employment. Inquiries should be addressed to the Chief Human Resources Officer, 31300 Anita, Warren, Michigan 48093, (586) 825-2400, ext 63110.