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COUNSELING and career center

About the High School Counseling and Career Center:

The Ichabod Crane High School Counseling and Career Center is dedicated to meeting student needs in all areas including but not limited to: post-academic success, course scheduling, social/emotional issues, career counseling, college and scholarship application process, and the wide variety of issues that high school students encounter. The department organizes and implements Freshman and Senior Seminar, college fairs, financial aid workshops, parent and student annual review meetings, and college entrance exam opportunities. For detailed information regarding the High School Counseling and Career Center, please call 758-7575, Ext. 4008.

Naviance Family Connection

We invite you to explore Family Connection by Naviance, our website that allows students to investigate, research, track, and plan for future careers and the college admissions process. Students will be given their own personal Naviance account information during their freshmen year in Freshmen Seminar and will continue to use this program throughout high school. For more information regarding Naviance, click here.

SAT Testing Dates

View the SAT testing dates for the 2017-18 school year here.

ICHS Annual College Fair Oct. 17

(Sept. 27, 2017) Ichabod Crane High School's Counseling & Career Center will hold its annual College Fair on Tuesday, October 17 from 10:15 a.m to 12:30 p.m. in the high school gym. As we have done in the past, New Lebanon (and ICC CTE Students), Maple Hill High School and Chatham High School students will also be in attendance.

The Counseling & Career Center arranges many college visitations at Ichabod in addition to sponsoring other visitations, such as Military Career Day. This is a great opportunity for our students to talk to representatives without having to travel.

Juniors: PSAT Test October 11

The PSAT is administered to Juniors. It is a standardized test that provides practice for the SAT and also gives you a chance to enter National Merit Scholarship Corporation (NMSC) scholarship programs. The cost of the test is $16.00 and can be paid by cash or check made out to Ichabod Crane Central Schools.

October 11, 2017

Please stop in the Counseling & Career Center as soon as
possible to register. Deadline is Wednesday, September 20th.
Bring pen, pencils and a calculator on test day! Facts about the PSAT

ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) Test
October 19

Are you interested in a career in the Armed Forces? If so, you need to take the ASVAB. The ASVAB tests you on your verbal, math and overall academic ability. ASVAB scores are assessed to indicate military careers that match your skills and interests. Your scores may be used for military enlistment up to two years after you take the test.

When: Thursday, October 19, 2017
8:00 am
Where: High School, TBD
Sign up: Immediately in the Counseling & Career Center

SAT Test Prep

Capital District Consulting is offering a six-week session of SAT prep starting Oct. 10 and runs weekly. Times are 7-9 p.m. Classes cap at 25
$150 + $10 Book Fee: $160 total View the flyer

Financial Aid Night Sept. 27

The Ichabod Crane High School and Chatham High School present Financial Aid Night on Wednesday, September 27 at 6 p.m. at Ichabod Crane High School. Students and parents are encouraged to attend!

View the flyer

Scholarship Opportunities

Plenty of scholarship opportunities are posted on the Scholarship webpage. Check back because it's updated frequently!

PARENTS: Check the school calendar for distribution dates of interim reports and report cards. Please stay aware of your child's progress in school. There are many support resources for students who may need to improve their grades, including Homework Center, drag sheets, private home tutor, and peer tutors to name a few. Announcements are made every morning during homeroom regarding dates, activities, and programs. Please make sure your child is aware of the importance of listening to these daily announcements.

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Contact Information

Counseling Dept. Chair
Joan White

School Counselors & 2017-18 Assignments
Amanda DeAloe
Grades 9 & 10 - last names H-O
Grade 11 & 12 - last names G-O

Melissa Vooris
Grades 9 & 10 - last names A-G
Grade 11 & 12 - last names A-F

Michele Evans
Grades 9 through 12 - last names P-Z

Tania Yearwood, Secretary to the Counselors

Teaching Assistant
Penny Barlow Freshman Seminar
Jean Barford, Senior Seminar

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