Counseling

WCHS Counselors

Parents may contact a counselor through the office at WCHS 735.2851 or email.

Find more information under "Student & Parent Information" Quick-link on the WCHS home page.

 

Counselor for last names A-G  

Dawn Wallace

Email: wallaced@wcsdms.com

Ext. 1002

 

Counselor for last names H-N 

LaCedric Powe

Email: powel@wcsdms.com

Ext. 1008

 

Counselor for last names O-Z 

Yolanda Stewart

Email: stewarty@wcsdms.com

Ext. 1010

 

Mrs. Anna Mills, Lead Counselor

 

 

Join your counselors on Remind 101

Enter 810-10 in the phone number and the appropriate message below.

9th- @9thwchs

10th- @10thwchs

11th- @11thwchs

12th- @12thwchs

 

Dates to Remember

 

Senior Information

Josten's Senior Presentation- September 26th at 9:54 am.

 

The Get2College team partnered with the Mississippi Office of Student Financial Aid to produce this one-minute animation about the HELP grant. 

https://youtu.be/FI02sa-H8bs 

Students with an ACT of 20 or higher may be eligible for this grant.  

 

 

Students who have volunteered over the past year may apply for a 2019 award

spirit.prudential.com- deadline is Nov. 6th

 

 

Scholarships 2018

Visit studentscholarships.org for the largest collection of scholarships on the web!!!

MAS County Employee Scholarship Program

MAS is now accepting applications for the 2019 MAS County Employee Scholarship Program.  MAS will award up to two $500 scholarships per county.  

Applicants must have an immediate family member (parent, stepparent, grandparent, step-grandparent, legal guardian or spouse) currently working for or retired from a Mississippi county to be eligible to apply.  To apply, please visit the MAS website at http://www.mssupervisors.org/scholarship-program

Deadline to apply is March 1, 2019.  You may contact Stephanie Spangler at 601.353.2741 for more information.

 

 

 

ACT Student Champion Award

Applications are open for the ACT Student Champion Award! The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and plan in place. 

ACT Student Champions receive a $500 non-renewable scholarship, certificate, and state-level recognition. 

Please encourage students in the graduating class of 2019 who have taken the ACT who fit the following criteria to apply: 

  • High school seniors who have overcome challenges and can articulate their education and/or career actions 
  • At a minimum students must have a composite ACT score of 22 on a single test date OR a Gold ACT® WorkKeys® National Career Readiness Certificate® 

Applications can be found www.act.org/readinesschampions. Applications are due October 31, 2018, and champions will be notified on or before January 31, 2019. 

 

 

Mississippi University for Women

ACT score of 24 or higher may qualify for Honors Living-Learning Community.  You must apply online to MUW.