Counseling Department

Barbara Martin, Resource Counselor
240.740.2420

The Poolesville High School Counseling department has a google site with updates, lessons, contact information along with parent and community resources. The link for the site is: https://sites.google.com/mcpsmd.net/phscounseling/home

Staff

                                                          Last Name Begins With:
Greg Hand, Counselor                                A - Diz
Melissa Nagy, Counselor                            Dj - Kil
Barbara Martin, Resource Counselor         Kim-Md
Ramon Snow, Counselor                            Me-Shez
Nelly Boishin, Counselor                            Shi-Zz
Jason Boteler, Pupil Personnel Worker
Lisa Fedders, Secretary
Susan Hornburg, Registrar - 240.740.2417
• Registrar's Corner Website
Rosalie DeOto, Career Counselor - 240.740.2449
• College and Career Center Website

Waymaking: The Role of School Counselors (English Video and Spanish Video)

Student Mental and Emotional Health Resources

College Night was held March 10.

The video includes the presentation from Mr. Ryan Clear, admissions representative from University of Maryland and the presentation from current seniors and alumni from PHS. If you have any questions please reach out to your child's counselor.  
Advice from High School Seniors
 

 

Class Of 2021 Senior College Process and Video

Click HERE to view presentation from September, 2020.

Click HERE for the College Video from September, 2020

The MCPS College Admissions Talk show, "Navigating the College Admissions Process During Covid 19",  youtube link is:.   https://youtu.be/TXYdIAh6gvY

Rising Senior Self-Evaluation and Parent Questionnaire

Please email the completed forms directly to your Counselor!

Student Self Evaluation Parent Questionnaire - College Process

 

College & Career Planning for Juniors Presentation

 

Class of 2025 8th Grade January 26,2021 Parent Night Recording

Class of 2025 Course Selection Presentation 

Course List for 2021- 2022

Instructions for Registering for 2021-2022

News

COLLEGE NIGHT ZOOM

Wednesday, March 10th

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

AUDIENCE: JUNIORS AND THEIR PARENTS

AGENDA

Mr. Ryan Clear - UMD Representative

Planning for College, An Insider’s View

PHS SENIORS and ALUMNI

Tackling the College Application Process

Join Zoom Meeting

https://mcpsmd.zoom.us/j/81807729931?pwd=TDBoQUpyOVFpcDNFYWRidFVFSi8yUT09

Meeting ID: 818 0772 9931 Passcode: 944489

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Meeting ID: 818 0772 9931 Passcode: 944489

Find your local number: https://mcpsmd.zoom.us/u/kcMLNT6RTb

NACAC(National Association for College Admission Counseling) will be sponsoring a virtual College Fair on March 21st. The Fair will take place from 1:00pm-7:00pm. There will be over 600 colleges represented at this event.

Please visit the link below to register and see which institutions will be in attendance.

https://virtualcollegefairs.org/events/43/exhibitors

YOUTH TOWN HALLS SPONSORED BY
CHILDREN’S NATIONAL HOSPITAL, RODHAM INSTITUTE, AND
BLACK COALITION AGAINST COVID-19
COVID-19 & BEYOND SERIES
Wednesdays from 12pm to 1pm
Join us for a series of town halls for teenagers and young adults!

Advanced Registration Required: https://bit.ly/34YeUiF

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Virtual Family Nights- Grief Support

Please join us for virtual Family Nights on Zoom!

       Winter Session Virtual Family Night

School Nominated Scholarships: 

Belk, Jefferson and Park Scholarships:

*Check requirements for scholarship and admission to the college to ensure fit

*Fill out google form and  answer essay questions in a separate document

‚ÄčSend them to Ms. Deoto by September 24 by noon 

https://forms.gle/JXAUovyRt7AB5mUh7

College Night Presentation, March 2019 "The College Application: An Insider’s View

Questions with Answers from the audience of The College Application: An Insider's View

Fall 2020 9th grade parent presentation (Updated 10/01/20)  Watch Video Presentation

10th Grade Parents: Understanding PSAT Scores, College Readiness and Using Naviance Student, (UpDated 10/19/2020)

12th grade Parents: College Application Process  Presentation, (Updated 9/9/19)

Financial Aid Presentation, September 2020 (2020-2021)