Guidance & College Counseling

 

Counselors and Academic Advisors are available to meet your son’s total educational support needs. Counselors work with students on a regular basis to explore educational, career, and college decision-making and personal concerns.

Our college counseling program is a multi-year resource that is designed to produce the strongest possible application for each student.

Services We Offer

Career/College Counseling & Exploration
Career information & counseling
Career assessment and interpretation
College major decision-making
Occupational exploration
Resource: Checklist for College Planning (PDF)

Special Services
Consultation with Birmingham Intermediate School District
Coordination of reasonable accommodations for extended test-taking time for standardized tests
Supportive services for students with disabilities
Classroom student advocacy

Educational Meetings & In-Services
Coordination of speakers for families
Teacher in-service training speakers
Extracurricular educational opportunities for students

Personal Counseling
Crisis intervention and referrals
Short-term counseling and assessment
Referrals for long-term counseling
Counseling groups, as needed

Testing Information

ACT test

2016/17 ACT test dates and registration deadlines click here

2016/17 SAT/SAT Subject Test dates and registration deadlines click here

SAT test

Khan Academy has excellent resources for PSAT preparation click here to get started.

Getting to Know the New SAT: Side-by-Side Comparison ACT/SAT click here.

Please contact our staff for more information.

College Representative Visits

Representatives from a variety of Universities visit Brother Rice every year –  check out our calendar of visits.

Other Links

Academic Resource Center (ARC)
Teacher Recommendation Request Form
Transcript requests
Suicide Prevention Resources