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Phone:  (816) 736-7046

Fax:  (816) 736-6711

Family Connection

For more valuable information related to career development, college planning, ACT test prep, and scholarship opportunities, check out Family Connection by Naviance.

 

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  • Students - Use your district-provided user name and password
  • Parents - Contact the LHS Counseling Office to receive your personal registration code

Mission Statement

The Liberty High School Counseling and Social Work Department is dedicated to fostering the successful academic, personal, and post-secondary growth of every student. Students are given the opportunity for individual guidance and encouragement to achieve his or her unique potential toward becoming a successful member of the community.

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Top News This Week!

Sophomores and Juniors- New program for next year!

Are you interested in the manufacturing industry?  Would you like to learn about robotics, blue print reading, CAD (computer aided design), or welding?  Northland Career Center's new program for juniors and seniors, Production Technologies, offers all of these areas of study and more! Possible career options include Machinists, Maintenance Mechanic, HVAC Installer, Drafters and Engineering Technicians.  Earn college and high school credit!  Transportation provided every day!  Learn more by registering HERE to attend the Liberty Hour session on Thursday, March 30 in the counseling office.  See Ms. Wiederholt, LHS Counselor, for your questions. 

 

 

Juniors! ACT Prep Options!

Area Career Center ACT Bootcamp, April 4.

  • Test taking tips and strategies will shared.
  • Ride the 7 AM Career Center bus for this FREE workshop
  • 7:45 AM - 2 PM.
  • Lunch available for $5
  • Permissions slips available in the Counseling Office

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Private ACT Workshops

ACT Testing for ALL JUNIORS!

The ACT will be given to ALL juniors on April 19th. It will include the writing portion. A student does NOT have to go online and register. Every LHS junior is pre-registered through the school.  

Looking for a Summer Job?

Hire KC Youth - powered up, powered on and ready for summer 2017!  Students who are least 16 years old are eligible to apply for a for a summer job through Hire KC Youth – This will offer youth more access to immersive and seasonal job experiences. Students can apply now at www.hirekcyouth.org

 

Seniors!

The last day to verify the spelling or your name for your diploma is April 1. For questions, please contact the Counseling Office at 816.736.7046.

 

Seniors & Parents

Still need to complete your FAFSA? (Application for Federal Student Financial Aid)  Note:  ALL students hoping to qualify for the A+ program must file the FAFSA!

 

The University of Missouri School of Medicine would like to extend an invitation for your rising juniors and seniors to participate in Mizzou MedPrep: Medical Explorations workshop.

The workshop is a 2-week online course and one-day visit to MU’s campus. The students will explore careers in healthcare, enhance self-awareness through personality assessment, and connect with peers, students, staff and faculty in healthcare. Please encourage your students to register online: http://medicine.missouri.edu/medprep/medical-explorations.html.

Online workshop: June 23 – July 7, 2017

Campus visit: July 7, 2017, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Shelden Clinical Simulation Center – 1 Hospital Drive, CSE CE 617, Columbia, MO 65212

Fee: $50 – Financial Assistance Available

For more information, contact Andrea Simmons (573) 884.6375   mizzoumedprep@health.missouri.edu

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Counseling Center Contacts

Scott Gillespie - Counselor (9th Grade ) 736-7043

Greg Casel - Counselor (A-F, Grades 10-12) 736-7045

Brenda Wiederholt - Counselor (G-K, Career Center, ELL; Grades 10-12)  736-7049

Melanie Crawford - Counselor (L-R, SPED; Grades 10-12) 736-7058

Trilaina McCallum - Counselor (S-Z, Gifted;  Grades 10-12) 736-7042

Cathy Mendez - Social Worker  736-5336

Kris Boyle - Social Worker (SPED)  736-2660

Nancy Laven - Registrar 736-7076

Lois Magnuson - Administrative Assistant 736-7046

Melissa Allshouse - Administrative Assistant 736-7061

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Recommendation Letters: Important Deadlines

Students requesting a letter of recommendation from counselors and teachers will need to follow specific steps and deadlines.  Please click HERE for deadlines.  Please click here to watch a video on how to request letters on Family Connection. 

AP Parent Night Information

AP Information Night Information!

The presentation for the AP Parent Night on January 12 can be viewed by clicking HERE.   Click HERE to learn more about AP courses and the scores required by specific colleges for credit and advancement.