Counseling & Guidance Department
Valerie Feit, Ed.D.
Co-Director of Counseling & Guidance Services/Enrichment
Co-Director of Counseling & Guidance Services/Chief Information Officer
SOUTHERN WESTCHESTER TO HOST COLLEGE CONFERENCE
How to Use the Course Catalog
Focus Electives - 2017-2018
Elective Courses 2016-2017
Representatives from more than 275 two-year and four-year colleges, nursing schools and business schools will participate in the Southern Westchester College Conference to be held at the Westchester County Center in White Plains on Monday, April 24th from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. For a listing of participating colleges and schools, please visit www.westchestercollegefair.com
The Guidance Department receives many scholarships for Rye Neck seniors. They are listed on the Scholarship link of the Guidance Department page on the Rye Neck school website. We continually add to the list so check back often for new ones. They are also posted on the Scholarship Bulletin board outside the Guidance Department office. Please see Mrs. Kane in the Guidance Department for applications or if you have any questions. Click HERE to view the current scholarships.
Scholarship searches are an important part of the college process.
This link is a valuable resource for you and your family.
FEDERAL STUDENT AID (FSA) AND THE FINANCIAL AID TOOLKIT
Resources available in the Financial Aid Toolkit atFinancialAidToolkit.ed.gov/resources include:
• Outreach resources such as financial-aid-night materials, fact sheets, videos, infographics, and PowerPoint presentations;
• Suggested messages for social media in the form of tweets, Facebook posts, and blog posts;
• Information on embedding videos and infographics in your website;
• Sample articles for organization newsletters and sample e-mails; and
• FSA publications
You can also subscribe to an RSS feed to receive notification when resources are updated or are added to the website.
CHANGES TO THE SAT TEST COMING IN THE SPRING OF 2016
Click here for a comprehensive summary outlining the full set of changes to structure and content of the new SAT coming in the Spring of 2016.
NEW YORK STATE HESC INTRODUCES COLLEGE FINANCIAL AID AWARD LETTER COMPARISON TOOL
The Financial Aid Award Letter Comparison Tool helps you evaluate your financial aid packages and determine the bottom line cost – the difference between the cost of attendance and your financial aid package – for each college. To access this tool please click on College Financial Aid Award Letter Comparison Tool.
AP CREDIT POLICY SEARCH
Find colleges and universities that offer credit or placement for AP scores.
Click HERE for the web site.
UNIVERSITY/COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVE VISITS TO RYE NECK HIGH SCHOOL
Approximately 95 Directors of Admissions and Assistant Admissions Deans are coming to the Counseling and Guidance Department. College representatives provide information and an important opportunity for students to ask questions and speak with the people who may read their applications.
Click here for the listing of university/college visits.
Please check the portal regularly to avoid surprises, and discuss what you see with your child. If you are unsure how to use the Parent Portal, please view this prezi to answer any questions you may have.
RYE NECK HIGH SCHOOL PROFILE 2016-2017
Click HERE to view the HS Profile.