• Guidance and Counseling Department News! 

    Updated: November 8, 2019
    Next Update: November 15, 2019
     
    Friday, November 8, 2019-First Quarter Marking Period Ends
     
    Upcoming Events    
    Building and Construction Trades Job Fair-Friday, December 13, 2019
    There will be a Building and Construction Trades Job Fair on Friday, December 13, 2019 from 9 am to 4 pm at 322 James Avenue, Jamestown, New York.
    If you are interested, stop by the Guidance and Counseling Department for details.
     
    Class of 2020 Information     
    SAT-Saturday, December 7, 2019
    The registration deadline for the December 7, 2019 SAT exam is Friday, November 8, 2019.
    The cost of the test is $64.50.
    Stop by the Guidance and Counseling Department for registration materials.
     
    ACT-Saturday, December 14, 2019
    The registration deadline for the December 14, 2019 ACT exam is Friday, November 8, 2019.
    The cost of the test is $67. 
    Stop by the Guidance and Counseling Department for registration materials.
     
    SUNY Financial Aid Day-Saturday, November 9, 2019
    SUNY Fredonia is sponsoring a SUNY Financial Aid Day on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 9 am in W101 Thompson Hall.
    If you would like assistance with filing the FAFSA, let the financial aid professionals at SUNY Fredonia assist you through this web based process.
    Register at: https://www.fredonia.edu/admissions-aid/financial-aid/statewide-suny-financial-aid-day
     
    Cap and Gown/Graduation Announcement Sale-Friday, November 15, 2019
    A representative from Balfour will be in the lobby on Friday, November 15, 2019 from 11 am to 1 pm to accept payment for caps and gowns and sell graduation announcements and additional Class of 2019 merchandise. 
    The cost of the caps and gowns is $21.50.
    All payments for the caps and gowns must be submitted at this time!
      
    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.