High School Guidance Department


PSAT / NMSQT Registration information

Register for the PSAT/NMSQT Exam

2019-2020 Scheduling Information

Counselors are working on errors only at this time. If you are missing a core class or notice an error with a core class, please let your counselor know immediately.

Elective change requests may be considered only between August 26 and September 10, 2019.  Please use the Schedule Change Request form to submit your requests:
2019-20 Student Schedule Change Request  (Please note that this form will force you to make a copy. Save the copy to your GoogleDrive, rename it with your name and Share to your counselor)

List of Semester 1 Electives by class period  – To view it you MUST use your student email address. This list of electives by period is provided for reference. It does not mean the electives are available. Changes will be facilitated primarily on the basis of elective course availability.

*Honors or AP course requests should be directed to the appropriate Department Chairperson. Please email the appropriate Department
Chairperson with your question as counselors cannot adjust course levels. The Department Chairs can be reached at the following email addresses:

English Department: Mrs. Bulla –                        mbulla@mw.k12.ny.us
Math Department: Mrs. Giza                                sgiza@mw.k12.ny.us
Science Department: Mr. Decker –                      jdecker@mw.k12.ny.us
Social Studies Department: Mr. McElroy –        dmcelroy@mw.k12.ny.us
World Language Department: Ms. Saraceno – msaraceno@mw.k12.ny.us

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Testing Info

Want to prep for SAT or ACT exams? Prep classes are available here.

Testing accommodations for SAT/ACT/PSAT Exams

Students requiring testing accommodations for the ACT and SAT should visit the SAT/ACT/PSAT Exam Information page for information on applying. This information was recently updated and includes the text of a letter sent by Mr. Williams to all families and students.

2019-2020 Guidance Calendar of Events

Table of high school guidance events for 2017-2018 academic year
Month Date Time Event Description
Sept. 5 Welcome back!
Oct. 4 2:00 PM Registration deadline for PSAT/NMSQT exam Registration link
Oct. 4  Mid-point of Quarter 1
Oct. 5 8:00 AM  SAT I and SAT II administration at MWHS
Oct 10 6:00 PM  Parent Financial Aid Workshop
Oct. 10 6:30 PM  College Fair
Oct. 19 8:00 AM PSAT /NMSQT Exam
Oct. 26 8:00 AM  ACT administration
Nov. 2 8:00 AM  SAT I and SAT II administration at MWHS
Nov. 8  Last day to drop a year long class – End of Q1

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