Graduation is June 5, 2020
Algonac Jr/Sr High Counseling Staff:
Ms. Karen Blair - counselor for students in grades 9-12
Mrs. Abby Adams - counselor for students in grades 7 & 8
Ms. Elizabeth Remy - college adviser (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Scheduling for 2019/20
Students will get a copy of their schedule for the 19/20 school year at orientation in August.
Transcript Requests (Click HERE) (Parchment for students who graduated in 2011 to the present)
Transcript Requests (If you graduated before 2011, you must email Mrs.Kaminski (email@example.com) Provide your complete name at the time of graduation, year of graduation and address where you would like the transcript sent. There is no fee for transcripts in state schools sent through Parchment when the student is still enrolled at AHS. After you've graduated, Parchemnt does charge a fee. For grads before 2011 that request their transcripts through Mrs. Kaminski, there isn't a fee. Official transcripts are only given to a student if they show valid identification and the transcript is in a sealed envelope.
Seniors looking for the rest of the Local Scholarships please scroll all the way down to the bottom of this page.
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St. Clair Technical Education Center (TEC)
St. Clair TEC - All sophomores will attend a presentation on St. Clair TEC on Friday, February 2020.
Algonac Jr./Sr. High School Student Services Staff
Guidance Counselor - Ms. Karen Blair - all students grades 7-12 -- firstname.lastname@example.org (810) 794-4911 ext 1282. Her office is in the Administrative Services Office. Ms. Blair does all scheduling and planning for course work for junior and senior high school students. Ms. Blair works with students on social as well as educational issues and challenges. She works with Ms. Pederson and Mrs. Adams to provide a comprehensive cousneling program at Algonac Jr./Sr. High School.
College Advisor -- Ms. Elizabeth Remey will work with all students (especially seniors!) on college planning. She will assist with choosing a college, applying to college and financial aid. She will host many college visits throughout the fall and other evening events through "Know How to GO" for students and parents. Her office is located in the Administrative Services Office.
E 20/20 Coordinator/Graduation Coach -- Mr. Loper is in the library working with all students who have E 20/20 classes. He will also work with credit recovery students and their parents making sure students are on track to graduate. He is in charge of all E 20/20 classes (including credit recovery). He does all graudation audits. His email is email@example.com
At-Risk Coordinator -- Mrs. Adams. Mrs. Adams works with all students who are at-risk of not completing school. She is an intervention specialist and works with those students to ensure they have the supports they need to be successful in school. She is also the LINKS coordinator. Mrs. Adams works with Ms. Blair, Ms. Pedersen and Mr. Ranger to ensure that all students receive the services that they need at Algonac Jr./Sr. High School
Know How To Go Event
Blue Water Middle College
AHS Graduation Requirements
22 total credits
- 4 English (English 9, 10, 11, 12)
- 4 Math (Algebra, Algebra II, Geometry & One Math Course Final Year of High School) Algebra I taken in 8th grade fulfills this requirement.
- 3 Social Studies (World History, US History, Government/Economics)
- 3 Science (Biology, Chemistry or Physics & one (1) additional science)
- 1 World Language Credit (Spanish I from middle fulfills this counts)
- 1 Visual/Performing/Applied Art Credit
- 1 Health Education/Physical Education
- 5 Electives
- = 22 Credits
College Information Links
- Michigan Colleges and Universities
- Michigan Post Secondary Handbook
- Michigan Online Transfer Guide (for transferring college credit)
- College Navigator
- Virtual Campus Tours
- Guide to Business Degrees
- "College Bound" - Education Week's Blog by Caralee Adams
- College Week Live - Chat live with college admissions reps, parents and other students
- Colleges That Change Lives
College Savings Plans
Financial Aid Basics
- Scholarships - free money based on merit (grades & community involvement) and/or need
- Grants - typically based on need (family income)
- Loans - student and parent loans for higher learning
Financial Aid Links (Includes scholarships, grants & loans
- Know How to Go - Scholarship List
- FAST Web (Scholarship Search Engine)
- Michigan Financial Aid
- Federal Financial Aid
- Tuition Incentive Program (TIP)
- Michigan Money for College Fact Sheet
- Children of Veteran's Fact Sheet
- Parent Kids and College Presentation by KnowHow2Go
- Searching for Scholarships Handout
- Michigan Tuition Grant Fact Sheet
- Kohl's Cares for Kids Scholarship
- GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
- SAMMY Scholarships from the "Body by Milk" Ad Campaign (Student Athletes)
- Women's Automotive Retail Scholarships
- Rosa Parks Civil Rights Scholarship
- Community Foundation of Southeastern Michigan Scholarships
- American Legion Scholarships (for Veteran's of War and their families)
- ViVon Chapter of American Business Women’s Association
- St. Clair County Farm Bureau Academic Scholarships
- Michigan Oil & Gas Producers Education Foundation
- AES Engineers Scholarship
- Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
- Elks National Foundation 2014 “Most Valuable Student Scholarship"
- MEA (Michigan Education Association) Scholarship
- AXA Achievement Scholarship and AXA Achievement Community Scholarship
- NALS Scholarship
- KFC Colonel's Scholars
- Cargill Salt (keyword - scholarship)
- Jeptha Wade Schureman Scholarship (for fatherless seniors)
- Michigan College and University Scholarship Programs
- Information for College-Bound Students with Learning Disabilities, ADHD, or Other Disabilities
- St Clair County Association of School Boards Scholarship (For Students Studying Teaching)
- Best Buy
- Moody's Mega Math Challenge
- Community Foundation of St. Clair Counrty Scholarships
- Blue Water Chapter of Michigan Society of Professional Engineers
- MI2020 Scholarship Competition
- Financial Aid Video
- Student Aid - Scholarships (US Department of Education)
- Cancer Survivors Scholarships
- NFIB YEF (Young Entrepreneur Foundation) - Deadline Dec 17, 2012
- Society of Women Engineers Scholarship - for women going into engineering
- Mueller Brass Scholarship -- for students in St. Clair County -- click here!
- Buick Achievers Scholarship
- STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) Scholarship click here!
- Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarships for High School Seniors
- Michigan Retailers Association Scholarship
Michigan Insurance Programs
MIChild - For children up to 19 years
HEALTHY KIDS - For children up to age 21 years
PLAN FIRST - For women ages 19-44 years
Do you need health insurance for you or your children? For $10 a month or at no cost. Apply now to see if you qualify! Click HERE! Or for more information contact: St. Clair County Health Department Outreach Programs (810) 987-5300
AHS Local Scholarship Program
Winners of scholarhsips will be notified at the annual Senior Awards Assembly Friday, June 5, 2020.
Click here for link to scholarship info and applications.
*Local scholasrhip application for class of 2020 is NOT yet open. This will be updated as organizations renew their scholasrhips for this year.