Guidance Dept. & Forms

Last Updated: 3/9/2021 7:15 PM

College Credit Plus Information Sessions that Southern State Community College will be hosting virtually.
This is for any students that attend your HS that may want to participate in the College Credit Plus program. This information session will be informative and will cover all aspects of the CCP program and Southern State specific guidelines. I ask that you provide this information to all students who may be interested in College Credit Plus if they have not already attended an information session with you or may have missed the one that was provided. The first information session will be January 14, 2021 at 6:00pm and the second information session will be February 11, 2021 at 6:00pm. Myself and the Southern State Academic/Career Advising team will be present for the virtual sessions and can answer any questions the attendees may have at the end. To confirm attendance on your end, at the conclusion of the meeting I will be emailing all registered attendees a certificate of attendance. With that being said, all desired STUDENT (all registrations should be in the students name) attendees MUST register for the information session they wish to attend in order to receive a certificate. Find the invite/registration information below and feel free to email out or use on your various social media platforms.

College Credit Plus Information Session #1, January 14, 2021:

Hi there, You are invited to a Zoom meeting.

When: Jan 14, 2021 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJUocu2orjkvH9Qp2IyttgOTN6UmeAvjQ5UY

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

College Credit Plus Information Session #2, February 11, 2021:

Hi there, You are invited to a Zoom meeting.

When: Feb 11, 2021 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Register in advance for this meeting:

https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYucOqspzgpH9aJu7qW6P2mcp34CrIpyOgB


11/6/2020 - A Letter From Your Counselors About Quarantine


Class of 2021 and 2022 Graduation Requirements

Class of 2023 and Beyond Graduation Requirements

Industry-Recognized Credentials and WorkKeys information for graduation.

College & Career Readiness Testing information for graduation.


COMMUNITY RESOURCES

Soles for Students - This is a LOCAL charity designed to enable
students from our school to receive vouchers from area shoe stores.
Please click on the link for the form, complete, and return to Mrs.
Mangus. Applications are also available in the guidance office.

Stephen Barcus Memorial Shoe Scholarship  - Need help paying
for specialty shoes for sports? Click on the link to complete an
application for a $100 voucher to purchase shoes for sports.
Applications are available outside Mr. Teeter's office.


Reminder to male students: You must register with the selective service when you turn 18. If you are taking a CCP course here or at SSCC or Chatfield, you must register within 30 days of your 18th birthday or you will have to pay for the course and books. Yikes! It is an online registration process - very easy - go to https://www.sss.gov/Registration/Register-Now/Registration-Form Make a note of your number in case you need it later.


FAIRFIELD LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS

Lynnette Kiesling Memorial Scholarship
Fairfield Community Scholarship 
The Cassner Scholarship is one of the largest local scholarships
available to our students. It is a renewable $3,500 scholarship.
 


FAFSA

https://fafsa.ed.gov
For help completing the FAFSA,  Visit FAFSA Help OH


OMJOhio Means Jobs is a one stop website for scholarship search, college search, job search, free ACT prep, free PSAT prep, free SAT prep and many industry credential assessment practice tests at:  https://jobseeker.k-12.ohiomeansjobs.monster.com/seeker.aspx


FEE WAIVERS

The Guidance Office has fee waivers for ACT, NAIA, NCAA, and college application fees.
Students who receive free or reduced lunches are eligible for the waivers. If there are extenuating circumstances and paying fees is a hardship, students may be eligible.  


ACTRegister for the ACT at www.actstudent.org  
Fairfield’s school code is 362915.

 

ACT PREP
Free online test prep at Khan Academy
Free practices tests on Ohio Means Jobs 
Free test prep and  practices tests sponsored by the U.S. Army. March 2 Success is free and has 7 timed ACT tests. Anyone may enroll by clicking on the registration button. Students will need to answer a few questions to complete the registration. Registration is valid for 45 days and can be extended. March2Success
STUDENT ATHLETES


 NCAA - To be eligible to participate in NCAA athletics at a Division I or II college, students must pass a required amount NCAA certified classes and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.30 and register with the NCAA Eligibility Center.   Learn more at  http://www.ncaapublications.com/productdownloads/CBSA17.pdf

Register on the NCAA Eligibility Center during the junior year of high school at ncaa eligibility Center at https://web3.ncaa.org/ecwr3/

List of courses the NCAA has certified are listed in the table below.  Student athletes with a disability may not have to take all these and should see the Guidance Counselor if interested in NCAA DI/DII.

CP ENGLISH I CP ENGLISH II CP ENGLISH III CP ENGLISH IV
CP ALG I CP GEOMETRY CP ALG II PRECALCULUS
CALCULUS CP PHYS SCI CP BIOLOGY ENVIRO SCI
CHEMISTRY ZOOLOGY ANATOMY PHYSICS
MARINE BIO WORLD ST AM STUDIES PSYCHOLOGY
WRLD GEOGRAPHY SPANISH I SPANISH II SPANISH III
SPANISH IV

EUROPEAN HISTORY

   


   NAIA - In order to participate in college sports at an NAIA
school student athletes must meet two of three criteria:

1. Minimum 2.00 cumulative GPA
2. Rank in the top 50% of graduating class
3. Earn a composite score of 18 or higher on the ACT
Register at http://www.playnaia.com/psaRegister.php
Read more about NAIA college athletics at http://www.playnaia.org/d/NAIA_GuidefortheCollegeBoundStudent.pdf 

 

Add'l Info

Mrs. Erin Goddard
Counselor
erin.goddard@fairfieldlocal.org 

Ms. Vickey Leasure
HS Guidance Counselor
vickey.leasure@fairfieldlocal.org


2020-2021 Course Catalog

Credit Flexibility

Community Service Documentation Form

Transcript Request Form


SSCC CCP APPLICATION 

LINK TO CHATFIELD COLLEGE ONLINE CCP APPLICATION
CCP - Southern State Community College
CCP - Pathways - Chatfield College
CCP - University of Toledo 


COLLEGE VISITS
Students may miss up to four days of school during their high school career
for college visits. These days are excused if the following procedure is met.
1. Bring a note from home to Mrs. Jones stating the date of the visit. 
2. Ask the college representative for confirmation of attendance.
3. Upon returning to school the confirmation must be given to Mrs. Jones
for the visit to be an excused absence.


COLLEGE SEARCH
Ohio Public University Search - Information of each of Ohio's 14 Public Universities.
Ohio Private College Search - Information on Ohio's 51 Private Colleges. 
Ohio 2 year college search -Information on Ohio's 23 two-year colleges.
Ohio Public 4 and 2 year Interactive College Map