Announcements from the Counselor

GCS College Night

Greensboro Coliseum Pavilion, 1921 W. Lee St., Greensboro NC
5:00pm - 8:00pm

Guilford County Schools and Kiwanis Club of Greensboro invite all students and parents to attend College Night 2014. More than 110 Colleges/Universities will be represented at this event. College Foundation of North Carolina will offer financial aid mini-sessions at 5:45 p.m. and 7 p.m. to discuss scholarships, grants, loan programs and tuition payment plans. 

Benton Convention Center PSOS College Fair

Benton Convention Center, 301 W 5th St, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
5:00pm - 8:00pm

The WS/FCS System along with CACRAO sponsors a college fair each fall called PSOS. (Post-Secondary Opportunities Session) Approximately 110 colleges/universities are represented at this fair. The date of the 2014-2015 college fair is Monday, October 6 from 5:00-8:00pm at the Benton Convention Center. The college fair allows students the opportunity to interact with admission reps from North Carolina colleges as well as out-of-state colleges. Explore the many options available to you. Develop a list of questions you wish to ask the reps regarding course offerings, admission requirements, and college life on their campuses. You may even meet the rep who will review your application! Learn about special campus visitation days, application deadlines, and new programs. Visit the Winston-Salem Foundation's table to learn about scholarship opportunities.

Project Shade Tree

NEW Special Incentive


We have a new project! Phase I of the courtyard will be completed on October 4 & 11...and we need YOUR help to make it possible.

The classrooms/homerooms with the highest goal percentage will get to enjoy watching their TEACHER work in this TREE COSTUME!!!!

Step up/Stand Up with the NCLA for Bullying Prevention

The NCLA is committed to stopping bullying of all types.

Because of this commitment, we are excited to have a team forming for the Step up/Stand Up walk for bullying prevention. The event is open to families in schools and the community and is scheduled for October 11, 2014 at the BB&T ballpark. Registration starts at 8:00 am. To sign up, please fill out the information on the link. Dalymar Ortiz and her mom Ana will be our schools team captains. If you would like to participate in this event please fill out the link and let me know that you have signed up. We would like to come together one afternoon and make some posters to take to the event. Parents, will be responsible for their own kids during this event. We know this will be a great opportunity for our students and their families. 

For more information, check out this link, for signing up, you can use the forms here.