Dunwoody High School
5035 Vermack Road Dunwoody, Georgia 30338 Phone 678.874.8502 Fax 678.874.8510
Dunwoody High School
Virtual School Counseling Information
Our Counseling Team is committed to continue our support of students during DCSD Virtual Learning Days.
Please contact your counselor for counseling needs.
Please continue reading for more information and how to contact your Counselor.
Community Resource List
Please see the attached list of resources for general help, food assistance, mental health resources, and health services.
Junior Individual Conferences-- UPDATED 3/18/20
Due to the closure of DCSD schools, we want to assure you we are available to answer any questions and provide support via email. In order to disseminate information that has been shared in our
, we have created a
Conference PowerPoint that is posted on the DHS Website under Counseling Department.
Here is the link:
We will continue to conduct our Junior Conferences via conference call. If you have not already done so and would like to schedule a conference, please email your student's counselor.
We will also conduct conferences with the Class of 2021 in September and October.
For your convenience here are the caseload and email addresses for the
Class of 2021: Junior Conference Presentation -- UPDATED 3/17/20
Juniors & Parents of Juniors: Please review the attached presentation from the Counseling Department.
Attention Work-Based Learning Students/Parents -- 3/20/20
Please continue reading for important information regarding students currently enrolled in Work-Based Learning.
Adjustment to the Admissions Requirements for the University System of Georgia
The College Board and ACT have suspended all upcoming ACT and SAT testing dates indefinitely. As a result, the Chancellor of the University System of Georgia has approved a temporary adjustment to the admissions criteria that allows institutions to approve students for admission if they do not have ACT or SAT scores.
Please continue reading for more information.
Fernbank Science Center Advanced Studies
Fernbank Advanced Studies for Rising 10th-12th grades
Want to learn about animal science, crime scene investigations, ecosystems, food science or AP Physics? Advanced Studies courses at Fernbank Science Center may be for you! Please continue reading for more information.
Naviance: Your Questions Answered!
Please see the attached file to find the answers to questions that students asked during the Naviance training. A second training session will be held on
at 3:30 p.m. in room 1505.
Fall Senior Parent Meeting
Class of 2020 Parents: If you missed the Senior Parent meeting, please see the attached agenda. Be sure to check the Senior Information page regularly for important news.
Library Database Tutorials
SAT/ACT/AP Exam updates -- UPDATED 3/20/20
Please refer to the ACT and College Board websites for information on schedule exams.
Library Database Tutorials
Please visit the Library Media Center's
page for more test prep resources, including the DCSD Testing Calendar.
C2 Test Prep
College Information & Tours
NACAC College Admission Status Update During the Coronavirus Outbreak
As a service to students and families, NACAC (National Association for College Admission Counseling) has created a tool that compiles in one place campus changes to college admission due to the coronavirus outbreak. With information submitted by 700+ colleges and universities, the tool includes changes to deposit and decision deadlines, admission events, and more. Please click
to access the NACAC tool
"College Admission Status Update During the Coronavirus Outbreak."
Scholarship & Financial Aid News
Halle Scott Memorial Scholarship--UPDATED 3/23/30
Maura Binkley Memorial Scholarship -- UPDATED 3/23/20
Georgia Student Finance Commission Financial Aid Presentation
Please see the attached Financial Aid Presentation from the Georgia Student Finance Commission.
Additional Financial Aid & Scholarship Resources
Attention Seniors: See Ms. Harris in the counseling office for additional scholarship opportunities. Please click
more financial aid & scholarship resources.
Scholly: Scholarship app
What’s Up Next? -- College Search App
Alpha Delta Kappa Scholarship
The Brian Jordan Foundation Scholarship Program
UGA Sigma Pi Quest for Excellence Scholarship
Ann Key Memorial Scholarship
Atlanta Gator Club Scholarship
US Dreamers Scholarship for Immigrants
Saint Louis University Leadership and Service Award
Catholic Colleges & Universities Scholarship
PB & J Scholarship
Georgia Tech Scholarships
Auburn Fraternity Scholarship
University of Virginia
MG Law Office Scholarship
SACAC Extend the Dream Scholarships
Christian Connector Scholarships
Naval ROTC Scholarships
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation
Southern Methodist University Scholarships
Career & Community Opportunties
Dunwoody PD Teen Police Academy
APEX Leadership Summit at Ole Miss
University of Georgia Pre-Collegiate Summer Institute (PCSI)
University of Tennessee Free Summer Engineering Programs
Georgia Legislature Pages
Entry-Level Career Opportunity
College & Career Visits to DHS
Attention Juniors & Seniors:
See the list of colleges scheduled to visit Dunwoody in the cafeteria hallway, posted in the counseling office and below. The college representative will be located in the front hallway from
11:20 until 1:30
on the scheduled dates. Stop by to visit with them during your lunch period.
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