Iowa College Access Network (ICAN)
FREE FAFSA Completion Event for Seniors and their Parent
Sponsored by Citizens State Bank
West Delaware Counseling Office
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
12 noon to 7:00 PM
Please call 563-927-3515 Ext. 308 to schedule your appointment.
This is an optional event by appointment only on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Please allow 30 minutes for your session.
ALEKS TESTING REMINDER
Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) requires any student interested in college credit Statistics, PreCalculus, Calculus, Accounting I or Dosage Calculations have a qualifying ALEKS Math assessment score. As of July 1, 2018 NICC is requiring students to take the ALEKS test in a proctored setting. The dates listed below are courtesy dates for proctored ALEKS testing at West Delaware. If these dates do not work for you, you can set up a time with Holly Maurer at the NICC Manchester Center at your convenience at 563-822-1016. Students are required to preregister with Karen Goebel, High School Counseling Office secretary. More specific information regarding the ALEKS Math test can be found under Academics.
Wednesday, December 11th, 1:30-3:30 PM
Wednesday, January 8th, 1:30-3:30 PM
Wednesday, January 22nd, 1:30-3:30 PM
Wednesday, February 5th (No School Day for Students), 8:30-10:30 AM
Wednesday, March 4th, 1:30-3:30 PM
Wednesday, March 18th, 1:30-3:30 PM
Wednesday, April 1st, 1:30-3:30 PM
Wednesday, April 8th, 1:30-3:30 PM
Wednesday, April 22nd (FINAL testing date and DEADLINE for qualifying score for college credit courses), 1:30-3:30 PM
Sophomores or Juniors interested in Career Learning Link?
Stop by the High School Counseling Office to pick up an application or click here to download one.
CNA Course Offerings:
NICC is offering another CNA course. Click here to learn more.
October CNA information
What West Delaware High School Counselors Do
School counselors are educational specialists who are certified or licensed professionals with a master's degree or higher in school counseling. They help ALL students address developmental needs. Acting as a student's advocate, the role of a school counselor is to provide and deliver a comprehensive school counseling program encouraging all students' academic, career and social/emotional development and helping all students in maximizing their student achievement (American School Counselor Association).
Standards guiding school counseling programs to implement strategies and activities to support and maximize each student's ability to learn.
Standards guiding school counseling programs to help students manage emotions and learn and apply interpersonal skills.
College & Career Development
Helping students 1) understand the connection between school and the world of work and 2) plan for and make a successful transition from school to post-secondary education.