School Counseling Office

  • Students and families can contact counselors by email.  Each counselor has students in grades 9-12 divided alphabetically.  Find your counselor in the Counselor/Student Assignments tab.  Click here for HCHS Mental Health Support- school social worker Ms. Mason & district mental health specialist Ms. Threats.

    Virtual Library available for at-home learning.  www.kyvl.org  Click here for instructions.

    2020 Graduates- WKYT wants to honor high school seniors!!  You can send a picture to https://www.wkyt.com/grads2020 

    Henry Clay Counseling is on Instagram.  Check us out!

    Prichard Committe for Academic Excellence Student-to-Student survey- Please complete at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/svtcovid19

     

  • ANNOUNCEMENTS

  • Class of 2020...Fill out your required Senior Transition Survey ASAP!

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  • Please see below for a list of Mental Health Resources:

    • Community Mental Health Resources KVC Behavioral Health Kentucky 859-254-1035 
    • Mountain Comprehensive Care 859-368-8897 
    • New Vista (formerly Bluegrass.org) 859-233-0444
    •  The Ridge Behavioral Health Systems 859-269-2325 
    • Sunrise Children’s Services 859-455-8185 
    • Mental Health Crisis Resources The Ridge Behavioral Health Systems 800-753-4673
    •  Samaritan Hospital 859-226-7000 
    • U of L Peace Hospital (formerly known as Our Lady of Peace) 859-313-3515 
    • New Vista (formerly Bluegrass.org) 800-928-8000 
    • Crisis Hotlines National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233 
    • National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8500
    •  Suicide Crisis Textline Text Help to 741741 
    • Trevor Project Crisis Line for LGBTQ+ Youth 1-866-488-7386 
    • Other Arbor Youth Services 859-254-2501 
    • Salvation Army Homeless Shelter 859-252-7706
    •  FCPS Mental Health Resource Page: https://www.fcps.net/mental Mental Health Resource Library: https://www.galesupport.com/district/fcps
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  • COLLEGE AND CAREER

  • Henry Clay CCR Classroom

    Access the Henry Clay CCR Classroom on Google Classroom for modules to help stay on track with your college and career pursuits.  Use the code tazv53l.  The last digit is a lowercase L.

     

    Attention Juniors and Seniors - TO DO Lists

     

    Seniors

    • submit college admission applications
    • make sure FAFSA is completed
    • check on KEES account balance
    • scholarship searches (Fastweb, KHEAA, CollegeBoard, HC Counseling website)
    • housing application completed/submit housing deposit
    • orientation/schedule college classes
    • look for financial aid package (mail or email)
    • job search/summer job

    Juniors

    • scholarship searches (HC Counseling website)
    • sign up for/study for the June ACT
    • consider enrolling in a college course or pursuing a summer program/internship
    • job search/summer job
    • after school ends, visit colleges if possible
    • start working on your resume

     

    How to Create a Great College List

     

    Scholarships and Opportunities

    Information about Scholarships and Opportunities (tutoring, jobs, summer programs) comes into the Counseling Office on a daily basis.  Please click on the Scholarships & Opportunities link on the left for more info.

    3 main steps to apply for scholarships:

    1. Apply for scholarships on individual college & department websites.

    2. Search HC Counseling Office Scholarships & Announcements.

    3. Use online scholarship search engines.  Click here for examples.

     

    College Visits

    Sign up at the link below to meet with College Representatives when they come to Henry Clay.  There is a list of colleges once you click on the link.  We will take college names down 24 hours in advance of the meeting in order to have time to prepare for the visit.  Please limit your sign-ups to 5-6 colleges.  If you need more, see your counselor.

    College Visits to Henry Clay

    If you are planning a trip to visit a college and will miss a day or more of school, you will need to fill out a College Visit Request Form.  Please click the link below to get to that form.  There are also hard copies in the Counseling Office.

    College Visit Request Form

     

    College 101 Night

    On Thursday, October 10, 2019 counselors held a College 101 Information Night for Junior and Senior Parents.  Click below for the presentation.

    College 101 Powerpoint

     

    PSAT Night

    On Wednesday, January 15, counselors held a PSAT Information Night.  Click below for the presentation.

    PSAT Information Powerpoint

     

     

    Check out TeenLife- Free directory for teen academic and enrichment opportunites-  https://www.teenlife.com/

  • Transcripts

    If you need to request a transcript, click the icon below to get started.

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  • SCHEDULING AND GRADES

  • Program of Studies

    Click the icon below for the Henry Clay Program of Studies, which contains information about graduation requirements, scheduling, course offerings, and more.

     

    Program of Studies Cover

     

    Incoming 9th Grade Scheduling Information

    On December 5, 2019, EJ Hayes held an information session for incoming 9th grade parents.  The Power Point with Henry Clay information from that session is linked here.  Henry Clay will have an information session for all incoming 9th grade parents on January 22, 2020 at 6:00 pm.

     

    Progress Report and Report Card Dates

    Progress Reports are given to students and are for the purpose of showing the student's progress at that point, while Report Cards are mailed home and contain final grades that will be posted to transcripts.

    • 1st semester Progress Report dates:  September 24, November 6
    • 1st semester Report Card mailed home:  January 10
    • 2nd semester Progress Report dates:  February 19, March 27
    • 2nd semester Report Card mailed home:  June 1

     

    Checking Grades and Attendance

    Parents can check students' grades and attendance using Infinite Campus.  If you would like a login to Infinite Campus, please go to https://fayetteky.infinitecampus.org/campus/portal/parents/fayette.jsp and use the IC Parent Support Tool to gain access.

     

     

  • NEW ENROLLEES

  • New students who need to do Online Registration, please click here.