School Counseling Department


Contact Information

Wadsworth High School
Guidance Office
625 Broad Street
Wadsworth, Ohio  44281

Phone:  330.335.1386; FAX:  330.335.1376
Hours:  Monday-Friday, 7:10 AM - 2:55 PM

By clicking on the staff member's name, you will open a direct e-mail link.

Kelly Rapp School Counselor (Names beginning A-D)
Laurie Freund School Counselor (Names beginning E-K)
Jodie McInnes School Counselor (Names beginning L-Rh)
Lauren Ross School Counselor (Names beginning Ri-Z)
Michele Adams   Secretary
Candi Weber Records Clerk



Attention Incoming Seniors!!!

The Ohio Department of Health has issued additional Meningitis vaccine requirements for students entering 12th grade for the 2019-2020 school year.  In order to pick up your schedule, you will need to provide proof of your Meningitis vaccine.  The Department of Health will be here for a Vaccine Clinic on August 13, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. for those students who need to get this vaccine. Click HERE to view the flyer with more information.


WHS Academic Resource Center (A.R.C.)

More information will be provided in the fall.


Graduation Requirements 2019

Ohio Department of Education 2019 Graduation Requirements 

Honors Diploma Checklist 2019


College Planning Links

Naviance Student- sign in for select links and resources

College Planning--Senior Naviance Workshop

What You Need to Know About Applying to College- Senior Packet

WHS Senior Boot Camp Presentation 2018 

Junior College Planning Presentation 

College Planning Handbook for Juniors 

Big Future

College Week Live provides live tours and chats


College Fairs 

NCAA ClearinghouseA or (information for student athletes planning on participating in Division 1 or II NCAA athletics) or NCAA ClearinghouseB (same information but in a different style

NAIA Clearinghouse (information for student athletes planning on participating at an NAIA college)

NCAA/NAIA (provides answers to common questions concerning the collegiate athletic recruiting process for high school student-athletes and their parents)

NCAA Presentation



PE Exemption Form

College Application Transcript Request Form/Record Release

Student Profile 

School Profile


College Testing Links

Test Prep:  Choosing the ACT or SAT  Peterson's article, which discusses information about the ACT and SAT, includes advice on selecting which test is best for you.

ACT/SAT Score Comparisons

ACT Registration & Test Dates

SAT Registration

SAT Practice

ACT/SAT Study Guide

ACT Prep Information


Financial Aid/Scholarship Information

Financial Aid Presentation WHS 

Federal Student Aid website

College Now Sign up

FAFSA (Complete/submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid online.)

Military Tuition Support Programs

Scholarship Search Engines: and Fastweb

High Five Scholarships

College Scholarship Program






Additional Info



Upcoming Events


Class of 2020 Senior Boot Camp and Schedule Pickup

August 13, 2019 - Boot Camp @ 9:00 a.m.                      Schedule Pickup at 10:00 a.m.

Junior Schedule Pickup

August 14, 2019 - 9-11 a.m.

Sophomore Schedule Pickup

August 14, 2019  - 12-2 p.m.

Freshman Orientation/Schedule Pickup

August 15, 2019 - 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

New Student Scheduling Dates

August 7, 2019 - 6:00 p.m. or                                          August 9, 2019 - 10:00 a.m.                                                    Click HERE for more information





Parents who did not attend the meeting: click on the link below and please review the presentation. After reading, please email the Guidance secretary at to request required forms. 

College Credit Plus Presentation Slides

Additional CCP Information from The University of Akron

Naviance Student Login

College Now Appointments (click here)

Secondary Academic Opportunities for Students

Helpful Guides

Curriculum Guide 2019-2020

PSAT Powerpoint

PSAT Score Results Information 2018


AP Testing

AP Practice Tests



Understanding the PSAT Results

Grizzly Course Registration 2018-19

Grizzly Course Registration 2019-20

Medina County Community Resources Referral List

Medina County Coalition for Suicide Prevention


Scheduling/Course Selection 2019-2020

Course Selection Powerpoint from Parent Meeting on 1/23/19

Course Selection Powerpoint for 9-11 Grades 

Course Selection Powerpoint for 8th Grade


New and Notes

News & Notes: Class of 2018 and Beyond--New Graduation Requirements



Guidance Dept. Calendar 2018-2019


Career Planning

Four Cities Educational Compact

Occupational Outlook Handbook


2019 Summer Camps/Experiences (click here)