Welcome to the Abington High School Counseling Department Main Page.
The mission of Abington School District K-12 School Counseling Program is to enhance student success by fostering social, personal, academic, and career development within a diverse student population. School counselors, Home and School Visitor, and school psychologists work collaboratively with school staff, families, business and community partners, and post-secondary institutions to help provide a positive social climate and to implement a comprehensive support system, thus enabling students to achieve their maximum potential and become productive members of society.
The Counseling Department page designed to help you navigate through the high school experience. Please contact the School Counselor assigned to your student with questions.
CONTACT US: Students may access their counselor’s Google Calendar by clicking here: Please download this document to help connect.
COUNSELING DEPARTMENT EVENTS 2021-2022
Virtual College Application Process “Boot Camp”
- Virtual College Tours and Visits
- Letters of Recommendation and Essays
- Creating your Final Application List
- Completing the Common Application
Virtual College Information Nights:
- Monday, September 13, 2021 – 6:00 pm
“Welcome to High School” – best for grade 10 families and those new to ASHS
- Tuesday, September 21, 2021 – 6:00 pm
“Completing the College Application Process” – best for grade 12 families
- Thursday, October 7, 2021 – 6:00 pm
“College Admissions: An Overview” – best for grades 10-11 families
- Thursday, October 14, 2021 – 6:00 pm
“Career Exploration Through Naviance” – best for grades 10-11 families
- Thursday, October 21, 2021 – 6:00 pm
“Building Your College List and Testing Overview” – best for grades 10-11 families
- Thursday, October 28, 2021 – 6:00 pm
“Financial Aid Process” – best for grades 11-12 families
- Wednesday, November 3, 2021 – 6:00 pm
“The College Bound Athlete” – best for grades 9-11 families
Sessions will be recorded for those who cannot attend the live events. Links to the virtual events will be posted in this section on the high school website.
March 10, 2022 ASHS College and Career Fair 6 p.m.
March 24, 2022 ASHS Course Selection Night 6 p.m.
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