Category Archives: Counseling Department

Dual Enrollment Informational Meeting




New Scholarship Opportunities

Check out many general eligibility scholarships on the following blog post.


The Horatio Alger Scholarship.  Information can be found at


HomeSecurityList Smart Home Scholarship.  Information can be found at

Summer Opportunities

Here are links to many great summer experiences for grades 10 – 12.

Are you interested in a career in science of engineering?

If so this STEM program might be for you!

If you are interested in a pharmacy profession, the the Dean Stuart Feldman Summer Science Institute might interest you!

Are numbers your thing? Finance?

Then this accounting program from UGS could be just the ticket.

Or maybe this one from NABA will be your ticket to something new.

Be aware that many application deadlines are coming up quickly.  Check out these opportunities to explore different careers.

Changes are coming to the SAT

Attention all students:

There are aspects of the SAT that are changing starting with the March 2016 administration.

Be sure to see what is different here.

GA State to Offer a Q&A Session

On Thursday, November 15, 2012, Georgia State is participating in a free online event hosted by CollegeWeekLive. This event is devoted to answering studentss questions about their admissions process, program information, and student life.
If your student is interested in attending Georgia State, encourage them to log in from 4:00 – 9:00 p.m. to speak to an admissions counselor. Students may log in to the live chat by clicking here<>.

GHS Market Place is here this week!

featured marketplace

April 2- 6 and April 9-13

GHS/FBLA Entrepreneurship students will be running their very own small business. Over the past month students have been planning their business making sure to consider inventory, pricing and profit, customer service, management skills and marketing. Dominoes Pizza, Chick-fil-A, Subway, Chinese Food and Sweet Desserts will be offered for sale. This is their 3rd year in Business classes and are culminating a real world project!

Please enjoy and your feedback is welcomed!

GHS begins registration for 2012-2013

Griffin High School is beginning the registration process for the 2012-2013 school year.  Below are documents that describe the courses offered as well as course selection guides.  This information will also remain available on the green menu bar under “Important Information”.

GHS Hosts Its First Academy Fair


Thursday, January 26, Griffin High School held its first Academy Fair.  The purpose of the fair was to showcase each career academy and its electives.  Griffin High’s Freshman Academy as well as eigth grade students from Cowan Road, Carver Road, and Kennedy Road Middle Schools were able to learn about their elective options from student representatives.  Griffin High School counselors will be conducting on-site registration at the middle schools the week of Jan. 30 – Feb. 3 and at Griffin High from Feb. 6- 17.

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