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Student Services

The Student Services Office is open Monday-Friday from 7:45am to 3:45pm. Services provided center on academic, college/career, and personal/social student counseling needs. Counselors are assigned to students alphabetically by last name. To meet with a counselor, students must schedule a meeting through the Student Services Secretary. Stop by the Student Services office before school, during lunch or after school to make an appointment.

To set up a parent conference, please contact:

Heling Aguilar, Guidance Secretary

Student Services Staff 

Students with Last Names     A  -  Ce     Contact Ms. Lindsay Hopson
Students with Last Names     Ch  -  G     Contact Ms. Hillary Nichols
Students with Last Names     H  -  Mb     Contact Ms. Marcee Smith
Students with Last Names     Mc  -  R     Contact Ms. Maria Laylock
Students with Last Names     S  -  Z     Contact Mr. Daryl Harris
Student Services Secretary     Contact Ms. Heling Aguilar   phone: 770-721-3000  fax: 770-926-2376



Student Services Resources:


Graduation Requirements and Grade Level Information  -   Graduation Requirements and information specific to seniors, juniors, and underclassmen. This includes, but is not limited to: Timelines, advice, parent night presentations, grade level newsletters and other guidelines for successfully completing each year.


Credit Recovery Programs  Students have a variety of options for making up courses they fail: On-line Options (done at home), Credit Connect (taken before and/or after school at WHS), Summer School (a three-week program in June, held on the WHS campus) and Polaris Night School.


How to Read Your Transcript- Important information related to your high school transcript. 


SENIORS- College Planning/Applying to College- Step by step directions on how to apply to college, how to send your transcripts, test scores, rec letter, etc.


College Resources  Resources include: Colleges and Career Planning, HOPE and Zell Miller Scholarship info, FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) and NCAA info.


Scholarships  -  This page will be updated frequently with new scholarship information when it becomes available. Included are other avenues for students and parents to travel when looking for scholarship opportunities. CHECK BACK OFTEN!


Testing  -  Our testing page is broken down to give you detailed information and direct links to the End of Course Tests (EOCT), the SAT, and the ACT.


Dual Enrollment - Information about Dual Enrollment opportunities, deadlines and admission requirements.


Career Planning- Career assessments and resources.


Sign up to take the ACT


Sign up to take the SAT



Save the Date

NACAC National College Fair

Sunday, March 15, 2020


Georgia International Convention Center