Guidance

The Guidance Department offers a wide variety of services including:  personal counseling, registration of classes, curriculum planning for students, career assessment, college selection, scholarship information and testing services.  It is our goal to equip students with positive approaches in decision-making and problem solving.  For academic or scheduling questions students with the last name starting with A-G see Mrs. Brown; H-O see Mr. Finch; P-Z see Mr. Bachman.
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Ron Bachman
Director
Malinda Brown
Counselor
Garry Finch
Counselor
Tina Winkler
Secretary

Learn more about our Guidance Team by clicking HERE!

Announcements:

Transcript Requests
To make it easier for you to request transcripts, MTHS has partnered with Parchment to provide secure online transcript ordering available 24/7.  For most colleges, this process is free.  If you request a transcript and it costs money, please feel free to contact Tina Winkler (twinkler@mths.us) and she will gladly send a hard copy via mail.

Parents & Students: Please join us Wednesday, April 26 at 6:00-7:00pm for a FAFSA College Financial Aid presentation in the MTHS Library. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) must be filed to be considered for state and federal financial aid programs (this includes student loans and grants); in addition, many colleges require it for financial aid and scholarships. Highly recommended for seniors, juniors and parents but anyone is welcome.

 

2017 Summer Credit Recovery Program Application. Wed., May 24 – Wed., June 21, 2017. The program meets Monday through Friday 8:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. See guidance or click here for the application.

 

October 1: Seniors going to college next year need to fill out the FAFSA-“Free Application for Federal Student Aid.” All students must fill this out to be considered for state and federal financial aid programs (this includes student loans and grants).  Colleges also use this to determine financial assistance and scholarships.  Apply online at https://fafsa.ed.gov/​

Upcoming College Visits are scheduled in the Guidance Office with Miss Tina. Please stop by the Guidance Office as soon as possible to sign up to receive a pass to visit with a representative from their college admission offices on the dates below. The reps will meet in the Guidance Office with interested students to discuss topics such as academic programs, campus life, financial aid and admission procedure of their college. Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors are welcome to meet with the college reps.

The following Colleges and Universities will be at MTHS:

 

Bradley University – Mon., March 20 – 9:00 a.m.

Eureka College – Tues., March 21 – 9:00 a.m.

Illinois College – Tues., March 21 – 10:00 a.m.

Monmouth College – Mon., April 3 – 9:00 a.m.

Illinois Central College – Thurs., April 20 – 9:00 a.m.

Also see below for campus virtual tours:

http://www.youvisit.com/colleges

Bachman, Ron
Director

Business:  309-367-4151 x550
bachman@mths.us

 

 

Brown, Malinda
Counselor
Business:  309-367-4151 x552
mjbrown@mths.us
Finch, Garry
Counselor
Business:  309-367-4151 x553
gfinch@mths.us

 

Winkler, Tina
Secretary
Business:  309-367-4151 x551
twinkler@mths.us