ANNOUNCEMENTS

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    Welcome to the ECHS Counselor Website!

     

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    Visit the Local Scholarship Page!

     

     

     

    South Georgia State College

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    Has Waived the

    Admissions Application Fee

    for the 

    Month of March!

    Apply Now

    for

    FREE!

     

    The University of West Georgia

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    Has Waived the

    Admissions Application Fee

    for the

    Month of March!

    Apply Now

    for

    FREE!

     

    East Georgia

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    Has Waived the

    Admissions Application Fee

    for the 

    Month of March!

    Apply Now

    for 

    FREE!

     

    Click Here for a List of Colleges Waiving the Admissions Application Fee for the Month of March!

     

    Drop-Add & Course Override Forms

    Deadline:  April 1 

    Click Here to Submit Forms

     

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    COLLEGE ACCEPTANCE CEREMONY

    MAY 19

    9:00 A.M.

    ECHS CAFETERIA

    Participants should wear their college shirts!

    Parents are invited to attend.

    Questions?

    Contact Mrs. Mimi Hayes

    ECHS College and Career Counselor

    mhayes@effingham.k12.ga.us

     

     

     

    Interested in a Career in Construction?

    Georgia Highway

    Contractors Association Job Fair

    for

    Juniors and Seniors

    March 18

    10:00 A.M.

    Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force

     

     

     

     

    OPTION B

    Informational Meeting

    Thursday, February 3

    6:00 P.M.

    ECHS Cafeteria

    Representatives from Ogeechee Tech and Savannah Tech will be present.  Students and parents interested in learning more about Option B should plan to attend.

    Click Here for More Information

    Questions?

    See Mrs. Aurelia Moss

    11th Grade Academic Counselor

    Dual Enrollment Coordinator

     

     

    Georgia National Guard Eligible Institutions

    Click Here for More Information

    Eligible for the GMC Scholarship?

    Click Here for More Information

     

     

     

     

    Become a

    21st Century Leader!

    Spend a week exploring leadership and careers with diverse, like-minded peers and corporate partners across the state of Georgia!

    This program is open to freshmen, sophomores, and juniors!

    Application Deadline:  March 1, 2022

    Click Here to Apply

    Click Here for More Information

     

     

     

     

     

     FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION NIGHTS

    6:00 P.M.

    ECHS CAFETERIA

    Session One:  Monday, November 15, 2021

    Session Two:  Thursday, January 6, 2022

    Session Three:  Wednesday, April 6, 2022

    Financial aid for college will be the focus of this meeting.  Helpful tips on completing the financial aid application will be provided.  Please make plans to attend at least one session!

     

    FAFSA COMPLETION NIGHTS

    6:00 P.M. 

    ECHS MEDIA CENTER

    Session One:  Monday, November 29, 2021

    Session Two:  Thursday, January 20, 2022

    Sesson Three:  Wednesday, April 20, 2022

    Parents and seniors will be able to complete the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  Be sure to bring your 2020 income tax documents with you.  A representative from the Georgia Student Finance Commission will be on campus to assist you with your online financial aid applications.  Please make plans to attend at least one session!

     

      

     

     

     

    Georgia Apply to College

     

    The colleges and universities below waived their application fees for the month of November! 

     

    ABAC

    Albany State University

    Atlanta Metropolitan State College

    College of Coastal Georgia

    Columbus State University

    East Georgia State College

    Fort Valley State University

    Georgia Gwinnett College

    Georgia Highlands College

    Georgia Tech

    Georgia Southwestern State University

    Georgia Southern University

    Georgia State University

    Gordon State College

    Middle Georgia State University

    South Georgia State College

    University of North Georgia

    University of West Georgia

    Valdosta State University

    Click Here to Apply to College!

    Questions?

    See Mrs. Mimi Hayes

    College and Career Counselor

    mhayes@effingham.k12.ga.us

     

     

     

     ECHS STAR Student and STAR Teacher 

    STAR Student & Teacher

     Congratulations to the 2022 STAR Student

    for Effingham County High School!

    Ethan Sterkeson

    System Winner

     

    STAR Teacher

    Sara Huntley

     

    Students must have the highest SAT score and be in the top 10% of their class!  This student achievement recognition program is sponsored by PAGE.

       

    Interested in Dual Enrollment?

    Click Here for Dual Enrollment Eligibility 

    Click Here for Dual Enrollment Application Process

    Click Here for Frequently Asked Questions

    Click Here for Dual Enrollment Checklist for 2022-2023

    Click Here to View Dual Enrollment Video

     

     

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    Preparing to Participate in College Athletics? 

     

    Click Here to Register with NCAA

     

    Click Here to Register with NAIA

     

     

      Test

     SAT Test Dates at ECHS

    Click Here to Register

    October 2, 2021

    November 6, 2021

    December 4, 2021

    March 12, 2022

    May 7, 2022

     

     

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    ACT Test Dates at ECHS

    Click Here to Register

    September 11, 2021

    October 23, 2021

    December 11, 2021

    February 12, 2022

     

     

     

     

      College admissions representatives held

    INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS AT ECHS

    September through November! 

     

    Please sign up in the counselors' office

    to attend these informational meetings!

    Questions?

    Contact Mrs. Mimi Hayes

    ECHS College and Career Counselor

    mhayes@effingham.k12.ga.us

     The University of Georgia

    September 22

    2:45 P.M.

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    SCAD

    September 28

    9:00 A.M.

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    East Georgia

    October 5

    9:00 A.M.

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    Georgia Southern University

    November 2

    9:00 A.M.

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        Augusta University

    October 19

    9:00 A.M.

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    University of West Georgia

    October 26

    9:00 A.M.

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    South Georgia State College

    November 9

    9:00 A.M.

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    University of North Georgia

    November 16

    2:00 A.M.

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    Savannah State University

    November 30

    9:00 A.M.

     

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    Tips for Parents During COVID-19

    Click Here to View

     

      

    COUNSELING SERVICES IN EFFINGHAM

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     DATA CLERK

     

     If you do not have a portal account, please see the school data clerk, W. Bennett, or email her at wbennett@effingham.k12.ga.us  to set up an account.

     

    THE REGISTRAR

     

    Please contact the registrar for information regarding transcripts, registration forms, withdrawal forms, and school records.  

    Registrar:  Kaleigh Perry kperry@effingham.k12.ga.us

     

    THE COUNSELORS

     

     

    9th Grade Academic Counselor:  

    Caitlyn Fears


     College and Career Counselor & 10th Grade Academic Counselor: 

    Mimi Hayes 

     

    11th Grade Academic Counselor: 

    Aurelia Moss

     

     12th Grade Academic Counselor: 

    Tara Lamb


     

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