Update: April 11, 2014
The next update will be Friday, April 25, 2014.
Class of 2014 Information
The FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) is available online at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
Both parent/guardian and student will need a PIN number.
To register for a PIN number, go to www.pin.ed.gov then complete the FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov.
There will be a mandatory parent and student meeting for all seniors going on the class trip on Monday, May 5, 2014 at 7 pm in the LGI.
Class of 2014 and Class of 2015 Information
It is highly recommended that juniors who are interested in attending college after graduation from high school take the SAT at least two times; once in the spring of their junior year, and once in the fall of their senior year. Students can use a variety of materials to study for the SAT, including the PSAT, SAT test prep books, and internet sites such as www.collegeboard.com. Cost is $51.
Regular registration deadline for the June 7, 2014 SAT is Friday, May 9, 2014.
It is highly recommended that juniors who are interested in attending college after graduation from high school take the ACT once in the spring of their junior year or in the fall of their senior year. Check out www.act.org for more information. Cost is $52.50 (ACT plus WRITING).
Regular registration deadline for the June 14, 2014 ACT is Friday, May 9, 2014.
Westfield Academy and Central School High School Information
Jamestown Community College
A representative from Jamestown Community College will be in the lobby on Friday, April 25, 2014 from 11 am to 1 pm to provide students with information about their academic programs, scholarship opportunities, and campus life.
Course Selection Complete
If you would like a copy of courses your student selected for the 2014-2015 school year, please contact the Guidance and Counseling Department by Friday, May 2, 2014.
Just a reminder, students should be working on their community service hours for graduation. ALL students will need 10 hours of community service by Friday, May 16, 2014. For a list of approved organizations, logs, and additional information about WAVE, check out www.wacs.wnyric.org and look under the programs banner.
If your student needs working papers for the summer, please stop down to the Guidance and Counseling Department by Friday, May 16, 2014 to process the appropriate paperwork.
Students interested in playing a sport at a Division I or Division II college or university must complete the NCAA Clearinghouse Application located online at www.ncaa.org. Transcript requests for the NCAA Clearinghouse must be turned in at the Guidance and Counseling Department.
Have you moved or changed your telephone number?
If you need to update your address or telephone number, please contact the Guidance and Counseling Department. It is extremely important that we have updated and correct information.
Student Data Sheets
Maintain a student data sheet of activities you have participated in during your high school career. If you would like a student data sheet, pick one up in the Guidance and Counseling Department.
If you have any questions, please contact the Guidance and Counseling Department or call 716/326-2151.