Guidance News & Announcements
Senior Application Materials
The Guidance Department has prepared materials to assist you during the college application process. Counselors are available throughout the entire application process for personal conferences or telephone calls - NO QUESTION IS TOO TRIVIAL. Please feel free to call us at 201 445 7700 Ext. 8918 and/or sign up for an appointment. Click here to visit the College Application Process page for useful documents and resources.
Procrastination is a senior’s greatest downfall at this time of the year.
The Admissions Game
Glen Rock High School presents … The Admission Game® - An Interactive Presentation of the College Admission Process
On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014, at 7:00PM in the HS/MS Auditorium, the GRHS Guidance Department is pleased to have Peter Van Buskirk, motivational speaker and advocate, address the district parents and students of Glen Rock on “The Admission Game.” Peter Van Buskirk is a dedicated consumer advocate and has extensive experience in higher education. The Admission Game is a resource for educators and families of college bound students. Mr. Van Buskirk is a 25 year veteran of the college admission process and his presentations of “The Admission Game” have benefited thousands of families and educators worldwide. The opportunity to have Mr. Van Buskirk speak to the students and parents at Glen Rock will be a valuable and memorable experience.
Class of 2018 – 8th Grade Parents’ Night
Please see the following important and informative presentation for 8th grade students and parents about taking that next step – welcome to GRHS!
- Parents' Night Presentation
PARCC Informational Presentation
Please use the following link to access a presentation on the upcoming PARCC assessments:
Message from the US Department of Education: “Don’t Leave Money on the Table” – Financial Aid Information
Please use the following link to view an article by Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, regarding the FAFSA and the Financial Tool Kit available by the Federal Government: http://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/USED/bulletins/a78b2d
Parent Portal/School Fusion Registration
If you do not have a Parent Portal account, please print and complete the following form and return it to the HS Guidance Department. Upon verification, you will receive a Welcome Letter with log-in instructions for accessing the Parent Portal
-Parent Portal Account Information
Guidance Department Offers Informational Newsletter
The Glen Rock Guidance Department is pleased to release its district Newsletter, which offers relevant information to all district students and parents. You can find the current Newsletter as well as archived versions under Useful Documents at the bottom of this page.
Guidance Resources & Info
The following pages contain a wealth of information to help students and parents prepare for the college experience. This includes college search, application, financial aid, and other useful information.
Look here for applications, links, and other resources to help with the college financing.
Here you will find information about outside educational programs for teens.
The Glen Rock Guidance Department is pleased to release its district Newsletter, which offers relevant information to all district students and parents.
GRHS School Profile - Class of 2014
This file provides a detailed look at Course Pathways for every subject in High School. This is helpful when planning your course of study.
Ready to begin the post-high school planning process? Click above to see our Power Point on how to take the first steps!
The Program of Studies booklet provides descriptions of all course offerings. This informational guide should answer many of your questions concerning Glen Rock High School's educational program including graduation requirements, scheduling, and the grading system. If you have questions, please speak with Guidance.
Naviance Family Connection Informational Brochure: Understanding the valuable offerings of this powerful and extremely useful web-based system.
Need some direction on how to proceed with your post-high school planning? Click above to see our Power Point on the steps to take to begin the process!