Important Announcements:

 

1. ”Seniors!? Have you filed your 2017-2018 FAFSA ? Bluestone High School will be hosting a FAFSA event on Wednesday evening, November 30th at 5:00pm. Financial Aid representatives from Longwood University, Richard Bland College, and Southside Virginia Community College will be here to assist you and your parents in completing your FAFSA application! Be sure to bring your 2015 IRS tax return information! Students and parents are suggested to create your FSA ID before the event by following this link:

 
 
Pizza and refreshments will be provided. If you have not already completed your application, you will not want to miss out on this event! Contact Ms. Foster at Bluestone High School for more information!”
 
 
2. SAT and ACT testing dates (links below)
 
 
3. The ASVAB will be administered here at Bluestone High School on November 21, 2016. Students must sign up in Guidance in order to test. Information about the ASVAB can be found here: http://official-asvab.com/index.htm
 
  
 
 Guidance Department

 

Donn Hackney
Guidance Director
Grades 10 and 12, Testing
dhale@mcpsweb.org
 (434) 372-5177   ext 2009

 

Whitney Foster
Guidance Counselor
Grades 9 and 11, Special Programs
wfoster@mcpsweb.org 
 (434) 372-5177   ext 2010 

 

Jacqueline Smith
Guidance Secretary
jasmith@mcpsweb.org
 (434) 372-5177   ext 2008



Crisis Hotline

 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
24 hours/7 days a week

(www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

National Hopeline Network

1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)
24 hours/7 days a week

(www.hopeline.com)

 

www.stopbullying.gov 

** You can always call 911 to ask for help. Tell the operator you are in suicidal danger.


 

Bluestone High School
6825 Skipwith Road
Skipwith, Virginia 23968
 

 

Student Resources

 

Pathway to College

 

Freshman Planner

Sophomore Planner

Junior Planner

Senior Planner

 

Steps in Applying For College Admission

Online College Database

 

 

SAT Scores

Need your SAT scores sent to a college or university?

Unfortunately, BHS does not have the ability to forward your SAT scores as we never receive a physical copy. The good news is, you can always just request your scores from College Board using this site:

Requesting Old SAT Scores

 

ACT Scores

Need your ACT scores sent to a college or university?

Unfortunately, BHS does not have the ability to forward your ACT scores as we never receive a physical copy. The good news is, you can always just request your scores from the ACT site using this url:

Requesting Old ACT Scores

 

After High School

Looking for some direction? These sites can help you get ideas!
Career Cruising
My Next Move

Need some information on a college, university or technical school?
College Board

 

Career Information

Career Path A site for building your career.
Department of Education Useful site prepared by the US Department of Education with several excellent links.
Job Source Top site for jobs.
Occupational Outlook Handbook Nationally recognized source of Career Information.
Virginia View Career Information System for the Commonwealth of Virginia that provide information about educational and career opportunities.
Bridges North America’s leading provider of career information

 

Military Information

Military Careers Descriptions of hundreds of enlisted and officer occupations in all branches of the military services.

Financial Aid

FAFSA Online File you FAFSA online
NASFAA National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
Princeton Review Provides scholarship and aid information, college search information including Best 331 Colleges.
Sallie Mae Online Scholarship Service providing funds for educational loans, primarily federally guaranteed student loans originated under the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP).
Scholarship Gateway Scholarships for minorities.
   

Test Preps

Petersons College search, online practice tests for the GRE, GMAT, SAT, ACT Assessment, ASVAB, and TOEFL, and financial aid.
College Board Plan, search, and apply to college, College Board Test
The new SAT resources Prepare in advance for the SATs—content tips, calculator tips and frequently asked questions about changes to the Math SAT and is a MUST for students to have who are taking the new SAT.

College Resources

College Board A national nonprofit membership association whose mission is to prepare, inspire, and connect students to college and opportunity
College Net Apply to colleges here
College Is Possible Resource for preparing for college, choosing the right college and paying for college.
My Road Online The Internet-based guidance solution from collegeboard.com
Princeton Review Provides scholarship and aid information, college search information including Best 331 Colleges.
SCHEV State Council of Higher Education for Virginia.
Virginia Universities and Colleges Colleges and Universities located in the State of Virginia.