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!Bill of Rights Institute - We the Students Scholarship for all students. Submit your essay by February 14, 2019! Click here to apply and get more information!Junior League of Poughkeepsie presents Girls' Empowerment Day! February 23, 2019 at the Marist College Boathouse 10am-2pm. Click here for more information and for your registration form!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.