Welcome to the Hillsboro High School Counseling Team’s Website

MNPS COLLEGE FAIR

MNPS College Fair: The 2017-18 MNPS College Fair will be Thursday, September 21st at Tennessee State University- Gentry Center from 3:30-7:00 pm. We are expecting to host approximately 200 college or career organizations. The college fair is open to ALL students and families, in any grade level.  For more information: MNPS College Fair 2017

SENIORS!  It’s time for Tennessee Promise! 

The TN Promise registration is now open for the Class of 2018! Seniors can apply online at www.tnpromise.gov. The application deadline is November 1, 2017. It is important to note that a student must create a TSAC student portal prior to complete the scholarship application. Simply creating a TSAC student portal and not completing an application will not register a student for TN Promise.

ACT Prep 

See more information about Free ACT Prep at the YMCA: YMCA ACT Prep Flyer Fall 2017

SENIORS!  It’s almost time for FAFSA! 

The 2018-2019 FAFSA will open for completion at www.fafsa.gov on 10/1/17. For TN Promise scholarship eligibility, students are required to complete the 2018-2019 FAFSA by January 16, 2018. We encourage students to complete the FAFSA as soon as possible as there are several scholarships and grants that are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

SENIOR COUNSELING NEWSLETTER

Please see the newsletter from our Senior Student and Parent Meeting for important counseling news about college, graduation requirements, and credit recovery. Senior Newsletter from Senior Parent Meeting August 22 2017

The Tennessee College and Career Planning System

The refreshed Tennessee College and Career Planning System, powered by Kuder® is now live at www.planningyourdreams.org! With Tennessee-specific education resources, an updated graduation planning tool, improved career assessments, and a range of job preparation resources, it’s never been easier for Tennesseans to dream big and plan accordingly!

Send your transcript to colleges on Parchment

If you need to send your transcript to colleges, follow these directions: How to send your transcript with Parchment or watch this video.

Infinite Campus & Family Portal

To access Family Portal, either visit the Family Portal Website or download the “Campus Mobile Portal” app on your phone.  Our district ID is XYPFWS

If you are having issues with Family Portal, please complete this Family Portal Help Form . We know how important it is to be connected with your student progress, and will do our best to help with the information that has been provided to us. If you have questions, please contact Dr. Patel (Shreyas.Patel@mnps.org).

College Visits @HHS

College Visits at Hillsboro are going on now!  Click the link to see the list of colleges and sign up to reserve your spot.

 


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The Hillsboro High School counseling department helps all students explore life issues, develop problem-solving skills, and graduate as empowered young adults equipped with the tools to succeed in higher education, work, and life in a global environment. Through collaborative efforts with parents, teachers, administrators, and the community, the Hillsboro counselors hold students to high academic standards, help them become lifelong learners, and encourage them to be positive contributors to society.