Welcome to the 2017 - 2018 School Year

We look forward to working with your students to make this a successful school year!  Students are assigned to counselors according to alphabet.  Please see the breakdown below:

Counselors:
A - Dq Mrs.  King x5229 jking@rochester.k12.mi.us
Dr - Jo  Mrs.  Falkowski x5228 sfalkowski@rochester.k12.mi.us
Jp - Ni Mrs.  Bellomo x5326 jbellomo@rochester.k12.mi.us
Nj - Su Mrs.  Clement x5231 cclement@rochester.k12.mi.us
Sv - Z Mrs.  Parliament x5230 aparliament@rochester.k12.mi.us

Counseling Office Staff:
Mrs. Pierre - Registrar  x5227 lpierre@rochester.k12.mi.us
Mrs. Snook - Counseling Secretary x5207  jsnook@rochester.k12.mi.us

Counseling Fax Number:  248-726-5385

Quick Counseling Links:

Advanced Placement

Transcript Requests

Make an online request to have a copy of your transcript sent through Parchment Secure Transcript by clicking on the button below:

Parchment Button

Click on "create account" to create a free account and have a credit card ready for payment.

For additional help, Parchment Quick Start Guide

For additional help, visit: Parchment Help Center

  • Allow 1-3 business days for requests to be processed.
  • Once a transcript has been sent, Parchment Secure Transcript will send you a confirmation email that your transcript was sent and again to confirm a college has received it.
  • You may also request a transcript be mailed. Confirmation is given that it was sent, but not that it was received.
  • AHS cannot fulfill requests to send ACT or SAT test scores to colleges. Request those directly from the testing agency, www.actstudent.org or www.satcollegeboard.org.

IMPORTANT DATES

November 7th - Free practice SAT for Juniors (to register please visit: https://www.princetonreview.com/product/offerings/344060)

November 14th - 16th - Counselor meetings with sophomores

November 16th - OTECH Field Trip, hours 4-6 (Permission slips in counseling) and OTECH Cosmetology Open House 6-8pm

December 1st - Winter Exam for Credit applications due

December 7th - OTECH Open House 4:30 – 7:30pm

Decmeber 5th - 7th - Counselor meetings with freshman

Senior Information

Senior Meeting Packet 2018

Senior Parent Meeting PowerPoint

Sample Resumes:

Transcript Requests:
Make an online request to have a copy of your transcript through Parchment Secure Transcript by clicking on the button below:

Request my Transcript - Logo

Click on "Sign Up" to create a free account and have a credit card ready for payment.

For additional help, visit: http://support.parchment.com/link/portal/30029/30032/Article/12/Ordering-High-School-Transcripts

  • Allow 1-3 business days for requests to be processed.
  • Once a transcript has been sent, Parchment Secure Transcript will send you a confirmation email that your transcript was sent and again to confirm a college has received it.
  • You may also request a transcript be mailed. Confirmation is given that it was sent, but not that it was received.
  • AHS cannot fulfill requests to send ACT or SAT test scores to colleges. Request those directly from the testing agency, www.actstudent.org or www.satcollegeboard.org.

 

Class of 2018 - Information for College Planning

Class of 2018 - Preparing for College

**If you are applying to college during the summer, please note if you request your transcript through Parchment, it will not be processed until after the September meeting with counselors. 

ONLINE LEARNING

Please see the links below for information on our online learning opportunities:

Twitter and Remind Text Messages

Adams Counselors will periodically tweet and send out text message reminders using Remind.  Use the links below to sign up for both Remind and Twitter!



Remind 101

Text @ahscouns18 to 81010

PTSA Powerpoint

On January 20th the PTSA held an informational night session with a focus on scheduling options. Please see the PowerPoint below for more information and a summary of the topics that were presented.

PTSA Evening Presentation

Junior Information

JUNIOR MEETINGS

Counselors met with Juniors on September 26th & 27th to pre-grid for the PSAT/NMSQT and discuss junior year planning. Students were given a packet of information that is available for download here: AHS Junior Meeting Packet - 2017-18

Sophomore Information

Counselors met with the sophomore class on November 15 and 16, 2016 to update their Educational Development Plans through Career Cruising and to discuss important High School planning information. From the links below you can access the Sophomore Meeting Packet and the Career Cruising website:

AHS Sophomore Meeting Packet 2017-18

Sophomore Meeting PowerPoint

Career Cruising website:

https://sso.careercruising.com/page/openidconnect

Freshman Information

Counselors met with the freshman class on on December 6 and 7, 2016 to update their Educational Development Plans through Career Cruising and to discuss important High School planning information. From the links below you can access the Freshman Meeting Packet and the Career Cruising website:

AHS Freshman Meeting Packet

Career Cruising Site: (Chrome browser preferred)
https://sso.careercruising.com/page/openidconnect

Suicide Prevention Toolkit

Please click the following link for useful information regarding suicide prevention:  Suicide Prevention Parent Toolkit WEB

Looking For A Job??

If you are looking for a job, please visit our Job bulletin board in the Counseling office.  It has many employment opportunities listed on it.

  • LOOKING FOR HELP WITH FINANCIAL AID? Go to our "Scholarship Bulletin" folder and check out scholarship opportunities, financial aid info, and links to helpful websites!