Guidance & Counseling

Mission
The School Counseling Department strives to fully uphold the mission of North Catholic High School by forming Christ-centered young adults and providing support in the content areas of academic, career, and personal/social development.

 

Services
Our support and services are aimed to fully benefit the development and preparedness of all students.

These include:

  • Individualized academic support
  • Parent meetings at the beginning, middle and end of year for all students with accommodations
  • In-School Standardized Testing Opportunities (PSAT 8/9, PSAT NMSQT, SAT School Day and ACT Practice Test)
  • In-class Junior and Senior workshops on the college application process, Naviance tools and scholarships
  • Coordination of college admission representatives to meet with students in school
  • Individual college preparation meetings for parents
  • Collaboration with the Career Development Program
  • Support for students with barriers to learning and social/emotional needs through our Student Assistance Program

Important Links

To register for a Saturday SAT, PSAT, or to check and send test scores:  www.collegeboard.org

To register for an ACT or to check and send test scores: www.actstudent.org

To register with the NCAA Eligibility Center if you are interested in playing a sport in college: www.eligibilitycenter.org

 
 
SAP Program
 
What is SAP?
SAP or the Student Assistance Program, is a program that assists students experiencing personal stressors that can impede their school performance and negatively impact their social and emotional well-being. More information can be found in the SAP Brochure listed below or by contacting Brittany Buzzard, Midwestern Intermediate Unit IV Counselor, at bbuzzard@northcatholic.org
 
How is a Referral made?
Please see the NCHS SAP Referral Form. This form can be completed by any person with a concern regarding a student at North Catholic High School. The information provided in the form is confidential and will only be utilized by the SAP Team.
Additional information regarding SAP can be found HERE.