• Guidance and Counseling Department News! 

    Updated: September 13, 2019
    Next Update: September 20, 2019
     
    Upcoming Events... 
    Western New York College Fair-Friday, September 20, 2019
    The Western New York College Fair will be held in the cafeteria on Friday, September 20, 2019 from 9:15 am to 10 am.
    All high school students are invited to attend and talk with admissions counselors from over 15 colleges from Western New York.
     
    LoGuidice Center Open House-Tuesday, October 15, 2019
    The LoGuidice Center in Fredonia will sponsor their annual Open House on Tuesday, October 15, 2019 from 5 pm to 7 pm. 
    During the Open House, parents and students can take tours and learn more about the outstanding Career and Technical Education (CTE) programs the LoGuidice Center offers!
     
    Class of 2020 Information
    ACT Test Takers-Saturday, September 14, 2019
    Attention students taking the ACT on Saturday, September 14, 2019.
    Please make sure that you have your admissions ticket, two forms of picture identification, two #2 pencils, and a calculator.
    If you have any questions, stop by the Guidance and Counseling Department.
     
    Financial Aid Night-Monday, September 23, 2019
    The Guidance and Counseling Department will be sponsoring a Financial Aid Night on Monday, September 23, 2019 at 6 pm in the Auditorium.
    The Financial Aid Director from Jamestown Community College will describe the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), the financial aid process, as well as answer any questions you may have.
    Both students and parents should attend this meeting.
     
    Jamestown Community College Instant Admission Day-Monday, October 21, 2019
    An admissions representative from Jamestown Community College will be in the Guidance and Counseling Department on Monday, October 21, 2019 from 8 am to 2:30 pm to provide our seniors with the opportunity to apply and be conditionally accepted to Jamestown Community College. 
    The application process will take about 20 minutes. 
    Seniors can sign up for an appointment in the Guidance and Counseling Department.
     
    Class of 2021 and Class of 2022 Information
    PSAT-Wednesday, October 16, 2019
    It is highly recommended that all Juniors and Sophomores interested in attending college take the PSAT on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 8 am to 12 pm in the Large Group Instruction Room.
    The cost of the test is $17.
    You must bring two #2 pencils and a calculator.
    Please sign up in the Guidance and Counseling Department by Tuesday, October 8, 2019.
     
    Class of 2022 Information
    Career and Technical Education (CTE) Presentation and Field Trip-December 4, 2019 and January 7, 2020
    On Wednesday, December 4, 2019, members from the LoGuidice Center will be having a presentation about the Career and Technical Educational (CTE) opportunities at BOCES from 9:15 am to 10 am in the LGI. 
    Parents are invited to attend.
     
    On Tuesday, January 7, 2020 the Guidance and Counseling Department is sponsoring a field trip to the LoGuidice Center for sophomores interested in Career and Technical Education during their junior and senior years. 
    The bus will leave Westfield Academy from the bus loop at 8:30 am and will return at 11:15 am. 
    At the LoGuidice Center, sophomores will see first-hand the career and technical education courses offered, their content, and the facilities available to them.
     
    To attend the event, interested sophomores must sign up in the Guidance and Counseling Department by Tuesday, December 17, 2019.
    Permission slips will be available in the Guidance and Counseling Department.
     
    Westfield Academy and Central School Information
    Registration Form
    Please update the registration form for your student and return it to the Guidance and Counseling Department. 
    It is extremely important that we have updated and correct information. 
    We will need these forms returned even if there are no changes.
     
    Parent Portal Information
    If you need the username and password to set up your parent portal account on Power School, please contact the Guidance and Counseling Department. 
     
    Student Data Sheets
    During your high school career, involvement in extra-curricular activities is important, as colleges, universities, and employers wish to see well-rounded students who have participated in a variety of activities. 
    Please get involved in your school and community.
    Maintain a comprehensive list of all your school and extra-curricular activities. 
    Student Data Sheets are available on the website. 
     
    Guidance and Counseling Department Contact Information 
    If you have any questions, please contact Scott Cooper in the Guidance and Counseling Department at 716/326-2151 or scooper@westfieldcsd.org.