Freshman Guidance Seminars (DSB)

The Guidance Department began its seminars with the 9th grade class. Each counselor meets with their own caseload of students which provides the students with an opportunity to gain a greater comfort level with the counselor as a key resource at HHS. The caseload breakdowns are based on last name: Elisa Ventriglia……..A through D Marybeth…

Seniors – December Updates

College Materials Submission: Guidance completed submission of Q1 grades for those students who applied under an early program or requested grades be sent. If a college sends an email to your child indicating that materials have not been received, please: 1) Consider whether the application was submitted ahead of the deadline. Supporting materials from the school can be…

Sophomores – Last Call for HOBY Applicants

HOBY – Hugh O’Brien Youth Leadership is an organization that promotes service, leadership and innovation in communities across the globe. Each year, HOBY hosts a seminar/conference. Schools from across the state send a student ambassador from the Sophomore class. Holliston is looking for its 2017 HOBY Ambassador. State Leadership Seminar (LS) – HOBY’s flagship program…

Seniors – First Quarter Grades and Scholarships

FIRST QUARTER GRADES TO COLLEGES Please check your report cards for accuracy – grades and classes listed. Counselors will begin to submit quarter grades to colleges at the end of this week and early next week. Thursday at 2pm is the deadline to contact your school counselor regarding any errors. SCHOLARSHIPS We wanted to make you aware…

Handouts from Financial Aid Night

We recently hosted our annual evening event on Financial Aid for families with students interested in attending college (2 or 4 year). Please click on the following links for various handouts / information presented last week. mefa-college-planning-presentation-slides understanding-financial-aid internet-resources financial-aid-101-handout

Need help applying for financial aid?

The financial aid process is just as important as the application process. There are a couple of upcoming events that might be helpful to students/parents/guardians. Financial Aid Night at HHS: October 5th in the HHS Auditorium at 7 pm. FAFSA Days: Families can make an appointment to sit with a local college financial aid counselor…