2019-2020 Youth Leadership Program! A two year program that focuses on giving high school sophmores unique, out-of-the classroom experiences! Click here for your application and more info!Join the Siena College Office of Admissions for an afternoon of insights and answers on April 22. A program designed especially for high school freshman, sophomores, and juniors! Click here to register!For all students!!! The Dutchess County Counselors Association announces the DCCA Achiever Awards for Middle and High School Students! Deadline April 26, 2019. Click here to apply!The Guided Pathway Support Program (GPS) is a college access and success program for African American high school juniors and seniors. Click here for more information and to apply!Red Bandanna project at Dominican College, a week long residential program for leadership, character development and service. Click Here to apply!
Vassar College is pleased to invite local High School Juniors and their families to our free, Spanish/English open house event, "Connecting our Communities" on Saturday, April 27th. Learn about opportunities at local colleges Marist, DCC, New Paltz, and Vassar. Click here to register!ACT & SAT PREP Website:
Check out the newest scholarships in the Guidance Office or on our website. New scholarships are added as soon as they come in, so come on in and check them out!
Community Foundation(General Scholarship Information & Updates):
The Community Foundation is pleased to offer Online Scholarship Applications. We have switched to a common application process where students can complete one application to apply for several scholarships at once. Additional essays and specific letters of recommendation may also need to be completed.
Scholarship Search (search by County/School, etc.):
Application Details and Tips:
College Acceptance Letters:
If you receive a college acceptance letter, please bring it to the Guidance Office and we will copy and display it on our bulletin board.
GUIDANCE DEPARTMENT MISSION STATEMENT
The Beacon City School District Guidance Department's mission is to promote and provide exemplary programs and instruction on career pathways and career planning skills for every student. This will be accomplished in partnership with students, parents, members of the community, and school staff. We will assist students in the recognition and development of their unique abilities by encouraging an individual approach to educational and career goals, respect for diversity, and the development of effective personal/social relationships.
Please visit our PowerSchool Parent Portal for important information.
Visit Naviance Family Connection for college planning and career assessment tools.