High School Counseling Department


Are you a senior who plans to apply to SUNY Orange? Then be a part of

SUNY Orange Instant Admission Day!

Join us during your lunch period in the classroom section of the library on Friday, May 19th. An admissions representative will be present to assist with completing your application, we will provide your official transcript and the application fee is WAIVED. It is just that simple!


Flyer to post selfie of student with college acceptance under hashtag mw2017

It’s College Acceptance season!

SENIORS! As your college acceptance letters arrive and you decide where you will attend school this fall, share your good news with us!

Take a selfie in your college gear or holding a sign showing where you will attend school this fall and #MW2017 on your Instagram or Twitter account. The Guidance Department will find it and post your picture in the #MW2017 senior mural. Then wear your college gear on May 1st

Congratulations on your hard work and earning your acceptance! We are proud of you!


calendar of guidance events for the 2016-17 year

10 Ways School Counselors Help Students Everyday:

  1. Facilitating relationships between students, teachers, parents and administrators.
  2. Supporting the individual needs of each student.
  3. Assisting students in selecting courses that align with graduation requirements educational/career goals, teacher recommendations and parental approval.
  4. College application process and scholarship information.
  5. Career education through classroom activities and individual guidance meetings.
  6. Post-high school planning and transition planning.
  7. Counseling for decision-making, goal setting and academic success.
  8. As part of a team in both 504 and Committee on Special Education meetings.
  9. Counseling in family and peer relationships.
  10. Counseling students with personal/social problems.