Guidance

Telephone (330) 868-4134
Guidance Office Fax (330) 868-3275

Guidance Counselor
Mrs. White
whitej@minerva.sparcc.org


CCP & Testing Coordinator
Mrs. Smith
smithj@minerva.sparcc.orgW 


Guidance Office Secretary
Mrs. Fankhauser
fankhas@minerva.sparcc.org

 

Guidance Office News:

We have many college representatives present in the lunch room.  Students are encouraged to speak with them about any questions they may have concerning college and the application process.

 

College Credit Plus (CCP) Information Night
will be held in the high school Auditeria at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, November 14th.  Local college representatives will be there to answer your questions.  
There will also be refreshments and giveaways!
 

RG Drage Career Day is November 21st!
We will be taking all sophomores to RG Drage for a day of exploring the career opportunities available there.  Lunch will be providied and we will return to the high school at 2:25 pm.  Any questions, call the guidance office.

8th grade Parent Meeting....
Following is the slide show from our 8th grade parent meeting.  If you have an incoming freshman, some of the information covered will be:  scheduling, honors courses and grades to name a few.  
Incoming Freshman Informational Meeting

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New Student Enrollment
Phone the guidance office for an appointment to enroll.  The following documents are required:

  • Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • Immunization Record
  • Proof of Residency
    • copy of deed, rental agreement, current utility bill or payroll statement
  • Custody Documentation
    • court-ordered, signed and stamped document from the court stating parental responsiblilty

Transcripts
Transcripts are available by calling the guidance office and leaving the following information:

  • Date of birth
  • Year of graduation
  • If you want to have it mailed, please include address
  • Please allow 3 business days

ACT Information

  • Register online at the www.actstudent.org
  • Minerva High School code # 363-470
  • It is recommended you take the writing portion of the test at least once, as most colleges now require it
  • If you have any questions, please contact the guidance office

FAFSA Information

This link is a step-by-step guide for filing the FAFSA:
https://blog.ed.gov/2017/09/8-steps-to-filling-out-the-fafsa-form/

  • Completing the FAFSA is FREE
  • the website is www.fafsa.ed.gov
  • Most financial aid is based on financial need
  • Parents and students must complete the FAFSA in order to be eligible to receive any federal or state funding or campus-based funds
  • ALL parents/students must complete the FAFSA, even if you think you will not be eligible to receive any financial aid
  • Colleges will not award any campus-based aid without the information provided on the FAFSA
  • Financial aid is generally awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis 
  • If you wait too long to complete the FAFSA, you may not receive aid, regardless of financial need
  • Colleges recommend that you complete the FAFSA (by estimating) as soon as possible.
  • There is a very helpful phone number that allows you to talk with a representative for any questions concerning the FAFSA, 1-800-4FED-AID

Contact Us

Minerva High School
501 Almeda Avenue
Minerva, OH 44657

Fax: 330-868-5973