Presentations and Videos

  • Presentations and Videos

    Presentations
    Below you will find PowerPoint Presentations and other important information for most of the evening programs presented by the Rush-Henrietta Sr. High School Counseling Department. If you have any questions regarding these, please feel free to contact Tim Shafter

    Financial Aid Night
    Financial aid night is one of our evening programs that helps parents and students understand the financial aid process, as well as the FAFSA. This is the presentation given by Jerome St. Croix, Director, Student Financial Services, Monroe Community College.

    NYFSAAA High School Counselor Workshop
    Presented by Janice Scheutzo, Associate Director of Financial Aid, Nazareth College

    Junior Parent Night (ppt file - 436 KB)
    Your post-secondary planning process starts now! This presentation is a quick overview of timelines and important information you will need to know in the coming months. Use the Preparing for Your Future Publication for more in-depth information.

    Success for Sophomores (ppt file - 412 KB)
    Want to be successful during your sophomore year? Use this PowerPoint for some tips and ideas! 

    Videos
    The Rush-Henrietta Central School District is pleased to make videos, produced by the Office of Community Relations, available for online viewing. You may click here to be taken to the video player, along with an accompanying list of videos. Or you may select from the following choices specifically related to Counseling Services:

    Academic Intervention Services (AIS) - View!

    This video briefly explains the concept of Academic Intervention Services. Academic Intervention Services (AIS) mean additional instruction that supplements the instruction provided in the general curriculum and assists students in meeting the state learning standards and/or student support services which may include guidance, counseling, attendance, and study skills needed to support improved academic performance. AIS is intended to assist students who are at risk of not achieving the state learning standards in English language arts, mathematics, social studies and/or science, or who are at risk of not gaining the knowledge and skills needed to meet or exceed designated performance levels on state assessments. (7 minutes)
     
    Drug and Alcohol Abuse - View!
    Talking about student  drug and alcohol abuse is never easy, but Mark Head, LCSW-R, CASAC, Rush-Henrietta's Drug Prevention Coordinator, breaks down everything a parent needs to know in this informative video. Find more resources on drug and alcohol abuse here. (7 minutes)
     
    Pursuing a Regents Diploma With Distinction - View!
    Parents often ask about the difference between a Regents Diploma and a Regents Diploma with Advanced Designation. This video provides a quick overview of the differences between the two, and encourages students to aim for the highest possible level of achievement. (4 minutes)
     
    Understanding the College Applications Process - View!
    Watch as Bradley Rosenbaum, a counselor at the Senior High School, conducts a sample senior interview. From test scores to letters of recommendation, this video provides an overview of the many important aspects of the college applications process. (15 minutes)

    More Resources
    Federal Student Aid You Tube Channel     
    View videos on student financial aid including understanding the financial aid process, applying for aid, borrowing responsibly, repaying your federal student loans, and more on the Federal Student Aid You Tube Channel.

    FAFSA Overview
    A basic overview of the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) from the Office of Federal Student Aid.

    Financial Aid Process
    A basic overview of the financial aid process from the Office of Federal Student Aid.

    EMCC Programs
    A closer look at the programs offered at Eastern Monroe Career Center (EMCC) at Monroe #1 BOCES in Fairport, NY.