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Dr. Joy Moses Phone Icon 770-651-6533 Email Icon Email
  Sabrina Ellison-Brown Phone Icon 770-651-6537 Email Icon Email

DCHS School Counseling Center

 Welcome Tigers!!

 

Your counselors are:

 

Mrs. Sabrina Ellison-Brown - A-E

 Mr. Christopher Mason - F-La & Alternative Programs

Mrs. LaRosa Johnson - Le-Ri

Dr. Joy Moses, Dept. Chair - Ro-Z

 

 

Mrs. Suzanne Spruill- Records Clerk

 

 Registration and Withdrawals are done from 8 am - 11:30 am Monday-Friday.

Please contact Ms. Spruill at 770-651-6513 if you have any questions.

 

Mrs. Pinky Delagrange - College and Career Center Specialist

 


 Make sure you stay in the loop!

Sign up for your grade level REMIND… 

 

There are a few ways to do this. If you have a smartphone, open your web browser and go to the grade level link (listed below). Follow the instructions to sign up for Remind.

You’ll be prompted to download the mobile app.

 Seniors: rmd.at/2017dchs

Juniors: rmd.at/efg7a

Sophomores: rmd.at/bak2a

Freshman:  rmd.at/9thdch

 

If you do not have a smartphone, you can still get text notifications.

Text the grade level code (listed below) to 81010.

Seniors: @2017dchs

Juniors: @efg7a

Sophomores: @bak2a

Freshman:  @9thdch

 

*If you have any problems signing up, see you counselor.

 

 


 

 

For more information and tips on completing the FAFSA (FAFSA.GOV) go to  http://blog.ed.gov/topic/federal-student-aid/

 

  

 The Senior Parent Night Presentation is available under the "Presentations" link at the top of the page.

  

The powerpoint shown during the Senior Advisement Meeting can be found under the "Presentations" link.

 


 

The Student Brag Sheet is now online!! Click here to access it. All seniors please make sure to complete one and keep it updated.


  

Attention Sophomores and Juniors!

 

For information on how to understand your PSAT scores Click here.

 

 

 


 

What is the FAFSA?  

 

 

 Need help completing your FAFSA? 

 

Look at helpful financial aid videos under the Links button on this page

  


Not sure what career path you are interested in or want to learn more about trades in Georgia? Check out www.gobuildgeorgia.com .

 


 

Take College Classes Now

Are you a high achieving student? Would you like to get a head start on your college classes? Move On When Ready may be a good option for you!! Click here for more information.

 


 

Should you take the SAT, ACT or both?

 

All four year colleges and universities will take either test.  Click on the link below with help deciding which test is best for you.  (Remember, if you qualify for free or reduced lunch you can take both test twice for free while in high school.  See Mrs. Pinky for steps to see if you qualify.)    https://www.kaptest.com/college-prep/test-information/sat-vs-act 

 


 

Important Test Dates

SAT & ACT

2016-2017

 

SAT

(collegeboard.org)

                                                                                             

SAT test date

Subject test   available:

Registration   deadline

Late registration & changes deadline

(late fee required)

Oct. 1, 2016

Yes

Sept. 1, 2016

Sept. 20, 2016

Nov. 5, 2016

Yes

Oct. 7, 2016

Oct. 25, 2016

Dec. 3, 2016

Yes

Nov. 3, 2016

Nov. 22, 2016

Jan. 21, 2017

Yes

Dec. 21, 2016

Jan. 10, 2017

March 11, 2017

No

Feb. 10, 2017

Feb. 28, 2017

May 6, 2017

Yes

April 7, 2017

April 25, 2017

June 3, 2017

Yes

May 9, 2017

May 24, 2017

 

 

ACT

(act.org)

 

ACT test date

Registration   deadline

Late registration deadline  

(late fee required)

Sept. 10, 2016

Aug. 7, 2016

Aug. 19, 2016

Oct. 22, 2016

Sept. 16, 2016

Sept. 30, 2016

Dec. 10, 2016

Nov. 4, 2016

Nov. 18, 2016

Feb. 11, 2017

Jan. 13, 2017

Jan. 20, 2017

April 8, 2017

March 3, 2017

March 17, 2017

June 10, 2017

May 5, 2017

May 19, 2017