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Welcome to the Counseling Office


Governor's Scholar Program application deadline is December 6th @ 4:00.  Applications must be submitted to the guidance office by this time.

       Full Tuition Scholarship at UK     Scholarships available to GSP Alumni

Need help applying to GSP??  Click GSP Info Guide 


Gatton Academy

The Gatton Academy          Craft Academy


Upcoming Events


SCHS is hosting an ACT Bootcamp starting December 6-9 after school from 4:00-5:30.  Sign-ups are in the Counseling Office.







GC will be hosting an Application Drive starting tomorrow, Tuesday, November 16 to Friday, December 3.

Any seniors that apply online at and are admitted by Friday, December 3, will receive a special, limited-edition, gift!


Junior Leadership Scott County is a six-week leadership program tailored to juniors and seniors. The mission is to foster current and future leadership by offering opportunities to develop leadership skills and to broaden knowledge of the Scott County community.  Click here for more information about the program and the application process.

  • -Build leadership skills
  • -Practice professionalism
  • -Meet community leaders
  • -Learn about a variety of community-relevant topics
  • -Network with other young leaders

*Cost: $50
*Applications due by December 10th



Military CARD Talks


A recruiter from the Marine Corp will be here December 2 during CARD time to talk about specific jobs in the Marine Corp, the Naval Reserves Officer Training Corp Scholarship and some of the band opportunities available. If you are interested please stop by the counseling office and sign up.

A recruiter here from the National Guard will be here on December 6 during CARD time to Discuss the benefits of joining the National Guard, one being they pay 100% of your college tuition.  If you are interested please stop by the counseling office and sign up.



Google Classroom Platform Link

Google Classroom Codes: 9th Grade Counseling: Class Code: loscoy5

                                                           10th Grade Counseling: Class Code: o44oogh

                                                           11th Grade Counseling: Class Code: b3npbyq

                                                           12th Grade Counseling: Class Code: 3ydbjas


SCHS Counselor Remind:               Dual Credit Remind:

text @schs1080 to 81010           Text @cardsdc to 81010


Stay Connected

Twitter @ScottCounselors

For Scott County High School Counselors Facebook Page click here.



College Info

Click here for a full list of upcoming College Visits!!


Please click on the link above to learn more information about FAFSA and its benefits to students wanting to & attending college.

Florida Institute of Technology

Covering interests ranging from drones and theater to philanthropy and video games.  Click on the link above for more info.  Click here for contact information and social media links.

General College Info

Students and Parents who need help with the college application process now have access to several helpful presentations.  Click on the link above.

McDonalds Higher Education

An Opportunity to work at McDonalds and earn up to $2500 in college tuition.

Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps

This is a program that helps young students find solutions to the high cost of college.  You can receive tuition and other financial benefits worth up to $200,000.  For more info and to apply click on the link above.

Southeast Missouri Show Me Days

Southeast Missouri state University is hosting 3 "Show Me Days" on October 2, November 13 & April 2.  Click the link above to learn more.

Trinity College Dublin

For information on Trinity College Dublin, please click on the link above.  Interested in a Dual BA Program between TCD and Columbia University click here.

UK College of Arts and Sciences

During the fall and spring semesters, the College of Arts and Sciences offers a variety of information visits and information sessions. Check out the Link above for more information.

UK School of Information Science

If you are interested in pursuing a career as a school Librarian click to join a Library Science Information SessionIf you would like more information about the program click Library Science Program Information. The School has set aside Scholarship funds to be awarded for the fall semester. Up to $1000 may be awarded for an individual student.



Gifted and Talented

Click here for some good G & T enrichment from the Kentucky Association for Gifted Education.




Make it easy to start ordering your transcripts from the link above.  SCHS has partnered with parchment to order & send your transcript and other credentials securely.  Click here for directions on how to set-up your parchment account.


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                   Credit Check Document

          SCHS Graduation Requirements




STUDENTS Important Info


Click on the above link for a question and answer document about our AP program for students and parents.

American Legion Auxiliary Kentucky Girls State

This program is designed to provide young women with the opportunity to learn about government via the first hand experience of establishing a mock government.  Click on the link above for the brochure, or come by the guidance office and pick one up.

BCTC Educational Talent Search

A federally funded program designed to help and support students dreams of going to college.  Click here for application.

Commonwealth Honors Academy

Murray State University presents CHA, an exciting 3-week academic enrichment program for outstanding high school students who have completed their junior year, maintained a 3.5 GPA and received a minimum composite ACT score of 25.  Click on the link above for more info. Student application deadline is March 1, 2022.

Computer Science

Interested in a career in Computer Science?? has put together a list of the top careeers in the Computer Science field.  There are also some great resources provided.  Click on the link above.

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program / CBYX FAQ's

A full scholarship exchange program that offers 250 students the opportunity to attend a German High school for an academic year.

High School Student Congress

Applications are now open for the Henry Clay Centers student congress summer program.  Click on the link above to learn more about this program, and click here to apply.

Kentucky State Police Academy

Are you interested in becoming a Kentucky State Trooper?  Then this is your opportunity.  Click on the link above for more info and how to apply.

NSLI For Youth

If you are an excellent student with an interest in languages, you have the opportunity to study abroad for FREE.  Click on the link above for more info and how to apply.

Youth Salute

The 21-22 Youth Salute application is now open.  Click here to apply online.  For more information, including eligibility and benefits of the Youth Salute program click on the link above.  Application deadline is December 12, 2021.




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