Guidance News

Visits from Colleges

When colleges visit SCC Juniors and Seniors are welcome to attend.  Visits are held in the Guidance Office. Scheduled visits are listed in Naviance. Students who wish to attend a college visit must sign-up in Naviance and if you are scheduled for class, get permission from the teacher whose class you will be missed.

SAT Prep Course

Kaplan offers an SAT Prep Course at SCC beginning each January. The course is 10 sessions, cost is $629, sign-up at or call 1-800-KAP-TEST (527-8378).  The course is currently only being offered to SCC students.  Contact Mrs. Barnes if you would like the information flyer emailed to you.


Middle School/High School

 The Violet Richardson Award Honoring Young Women for Volunteer Action

A you woman between the ages of 14-17 who volunteers in their community or school. See Mrs. Barnes for an application, Deadline December 1, 2014.

Juniors and Seniors

 The College of Saint Rose High School Essay Contest

Deadline December 3, 2014, see Mrs. Barnes or Mrs. Crowther for more information.


2015 GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

The nation program awards college scholarships to high school seniors who embody the characteristics of President Ronald Reagan at school, in the community, in the workplace, and at home. Apply at Deadline January 8, 2015.

The Fireside Essay Scholarship

SCC can select 1 essay to submit for this scholarship. If a senior is interested please see Mrs. Barnes for the essay information. Anyone applying for this scholarship will need to turn in his or her essay to Mrs. Barnes by Monday December 1, 2014. A selection committee will select the essay that will by submitted for SCC.

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award

A graduating senior who operates their own small business is eligible to receive a 2015 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award. For more information visit apply between October 1 – December 18, 2014.