Guidance

Tim McAfee, High School Counselor, tmcafee@nacs1.org, 594-3966 ext. 3008

Academic Resources:

  • CAP Courses – How to earn college credit in high school. Courses offered: English, Government and Economics, Calculus, French, and Spanish
  • Graduation Requirements- General education and diploma requirements. Students need 5 H.S. credits to be in 10th grade homeroom, 10 credits to be in 11th grade homeroom, and 15 credits to be in 12th grade homeroom.
  • National Honor Society- The national NHS site
  • Regents Prep - For practicing regents questions
  • Diploma Types- A link to New York State Diploma Types

Programs for Students 9-12:

  • Champlain Valley Educational Services -CV-Tec -Check out Career and Technical Programs at CV-Tec in Plattsburgh including programs in Aviation and New Visions Medical program. Also links to adult programs and online course offerings.
  • Upward Bound – A program focused on serving first generation college students which has a six week summer component, tutoring, college visits and community service opportunties. For more information go to www.ubplattsburgh.org
  • Career Resources
  • Job Interview- Review sample questions, tips, and techniques for a job interview
  • Resume-Information on how to create a resume, provides templates