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Long County High School | 1844 GA HWY 57 | Ludowici, GA  31316 | 912-545-2135 | 912-545-2041
Official Website of Long County High School
H O M E    O F    T H E    B L U E    T I D E

Long County High School
1844 Georgia Highway 57, Ludowici, Georgia  31316
Tel:  (912) 545-2135 / 2041  l  Fax:  (912) 545-2136

Counseling Department
COUNSELING DEPARTMENT
Tel:  (912) 545-2135
Fax:  (912) 545-2136

Dr. April Sikes-Brown
A - J  Counselor
apsikes
@longcountyschools.org


Lisa Kuhaneck
K - Z  Counselor
lkuhaneck
@longcountyschools.org
Counseling services offered by the school are designed to assist the student in making adequate choices and plans.  Among the services offered by this department are:

   - educational, vocational, and personal counseling
   - standardized testing
   - scheduling of classes
   - classroom guidance
   - student and parent information sessions
   - college and career readiness planning
   - crisis counseling
   - small group counseling
   - consultation and collaboration
   - referrals to community agencies

Others services offered to students, parents, and faculty members, may include, but are not limited to,

   - exploring career opportunities;
   - assisting in college or technical school selections;
   - giving information on grants, loans, and other financial aid;
   - providing achievement and aptitude testing;
   - meeting with seniors during first semester to check transcripts and making sure that graduation requirements are being met;
   - and meeting with freshmen to formulate a four-year plan of study.
GRADUATION CHECKLISTS
Graduation Checklist - Class of 2017
Graduation Checklist - Class of 2018
Graduation Checklist - Class of 2019
Graduation Checklist - Class of 2020


APPOINTMENTS
Students and parents may make appointments with the assigned counselor as needed.

Students:
Students who would like to make an appointment to see their counselor should click here.

Parents:
Parents that would like to meet with Dr. Sikes-Brown or Mrs. Kuhaneck may call 912-545-2135 or by clicking “Make an Appointment” below.  Parents that would like to meet with all their student’s teachers may also contact the respective counselor to do so.  Students are assigned to counselors by last name:

Dr. April Sikes-Brown - Last name A-J – Make an Appointment
Mrs. Lisa Kuhaneck - Last name K-Z – Make an Appointment


ANNOUNCEMENTS

    ATTENTION STUDENTS AND PARENTS:
Sign up for the LCHS Counseling Department Remind!  It is a free, safe, and simple messaging tool that helps educators share important updates and reminders with students and parents.  Subscribe by text, email, or using the Remind app.  All personal information is kept private.  The counselors will never see your phone number, nor will you see ours. Click on the link below by grade level for instructions on how to subscribe.
         >   9th Grade Remind Counseling Department
         > 10th Grade Remind Counseling Department
         > 11th Grade Remind Counseling Department
         > 12th Grade Remind Counseling Department


MOVE ON WHEN READY (MOWR) PROGRAM
Move on When Ready (MOWR)
MOWR Student and Parent FAQs


HOPE CHANGES
Preserving HOPE and Georgia Pre-K for Future Generations


FINANCIAL AID AND SCHOLARSHIP RESOURCES
Fastweb
Financial Aid Myths
Free Application for Federal Student Aid
GAcollege411
GAfutures
Scholarships.com


SAT AND ACT INFORMATION
SAT Practice on KhanAcademy.org
ACT
ACT Dates
ACT Preparation Book
SAT Brochure
SAT Preparation Book


COLLEGE INFORMATION
East Georgia State College
Georgia State University
University of West Georgia


COLLEGE CAMPUS VISITS
    - Savannah College of Art and Design - September 1, 2016
    - East Georgia State College - September 7, 2016
    - Coastal Pines Technical College - September 13, 2016
    - Armstrong State University - September 15, 2016
    - Brenau University - September 21, 2016
    - Shorter University - September 22, 2016
    - University of Alabama - September 22, 2016
    - Georgia Southern University - September 27, 2016
    - Savannah State University - October 18, 2016

Students interested in attending must email Dr. Sikes-Brown at apsikes@longcountyschools.org.


University of Georgia at LCHS!
Mr. Ben Lanier, Admissions Recruiter, University of Georgia, will be making a special visit to LCHS on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.  He will be meeting with registered Juniors and Seniors to discuss topics such as academic programs, financial aid, campus life, and admission procedures.  This is an EXCELLENT opportunity for our students! Students must pre-register by Monday, September 19th in order to attend.

Students should use the following link to reserve their spot at this exciting event: https://docs.google.com/a/longcountyschools.org/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdy6-Dxicod2M4PMSPLZgsiVJRcQJo6UnuDUTfaX3QmR1Tnqg/viewform


EVENTS
Andrew College - Preview Days
Brewton-Parker College - Open House
CSRA College Night Event
Duke University
East Georgia State College - Statesboro - Open House
Emmanuel College - Preview Days
Fort Valley State University - Open House
Migrant Education Program - College Experience Day
Mississippi State University - Fall Preview Days
Mississippi State University - Scholars Recognition Day
NACAC National Fair
Peach State Tour
SCAD Savannah - SCAD Day
South Atlantic Regional Conference College Fair
South Georgia State College Preview Day
U. S. Air Force Academy Candidate Orientation Program


2016 - 2017 SCHOLARSHIPS
A New Beginning Church Scholarship
Altamaha FCU Scholarship
Andrew College - Regenerative Agriculture
Annie B. Givens College Scholarship 2017
APCA Scholarship Program 2017
Bernard Ramsey Honors Scholarship - UGA
Brigadier General Robert H. Anderson Camp #1919 Scholarship
Canoochee EMC Round Up Scholarships
Clayton State University Presidential Scholarship
Deep in the Heart Scholarship Program
Dye Foundation Scholarship Application (Waycross Campus of South Georgia State College)
Emmanuel College Diversified Agriculture Scholarship
Extend the Dream Scholarship
First Baptist Church Scholarship 2017
Ford Georgia FFA Scholarship
Foundation Fellowship - UGA
Georgia Compensatory Educational Leaders Scholarship
Go Build Georgia High Demand Career Scholarship
Graduate Culmination Committee Scholarship & Banquet Application
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Interstate Credit Union 2017 Scholarship
Jesup VFW Scholarship
Joe Phillips Scholarship.doc / Joe Phillips Scholarship.pdf
Kidz Etc. 2017
Ladies of the Dove Scholarship
LC Dr. Martin L. King, Jr. Observance Committee Scholarship
Long County PSA Scholarship
Ludowici Bank Scholarship
Marcus Scott/Canzola Scott scholarship
Mercer University - Engineering Scholarship
Omega Psi Phi Scholarship
Pitts Academic Scholarship
Rayonier Scholarship
Roddy's Rockstar Scholarship
Sigma Alpha Scholarship Application 2017
Society of Women Engineers Scholarship
State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship
Tanya Andrea Burdette Scholarship
The David Skinner / Georgia Development Authority Scholarship
The Fourteen Black Men of Glynn Scholarship
Tourism Leadership Council Scholarship
United States Senate Youth Program
University of Georgia
UGA Triangle Achievement Award
Voice of Democracy