Junior/Senior News

Academy Night 2018 - Hosted by Congressman Steve Chabot

If you are interested in learning more about admission to the United States Military Academy, Naval Academy, Air Force Academy, Merchant Marine Academy or Coast Guard Academy, please join representatives from each academy for this information meeting at Walnut Hills High School - Recital hall, 3250 Victory Pkwy. on  Tuesday, March 27, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. Contact David McCandless at 513-421-8704 with questions.

Young Women in Business Day

Juniors girls! Interested in business? Young Women in Business Day is being hosted by Xavier University on Saturday, March 24th from 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Learn about different business majors in college and post-grad career opportunities, discuss female role models in the business world, practice using business software and much more. This workshop is free and lunch is provided. Click here to sign up.

St Bernard Woman's Club Fashion Show

Attention Seniors - St Bernard Woman's Club is look for Senior students, who live in St Bernard, to participate in their annual Fashion Show. Girls are asked to model their prom dresses and boys to be servers. Proceeds go to their scholarship fund. The event takes place on May 5 at 11 a.m. at the St Bernard Municipal Building. If interested, please see Mrs. Peters in Guidance.

Service Academy  Information Nights

Listen to and meet representatives from the Naval, Military, Merchant Marine, Coast Guard, and Air Force Academies. Applications for Rep. Warren Davidson's packet will be available. The meeting for this area will be Tuesday, March 27, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Hamilton High School 1165 Eaton Avenue, Hamilton, OH 45013. Questions and RSVP to 513-779-5400 or Sharon.Hughes@mail.house.gov

DVS Day Trip to John Carroll University

DVS will be offering a free day trip to John Carroll University in Cleveland, OH on Wednesday, April 11, 2108. This is open to high school Sophomore and Junior students with a minimum of 3.0 GPA and/or 20 ACT. Information packets can be found int he Guidance office.

DVS Day Trip to Eastern Michigan University

DVS will be offering a free day trip to Eastern Michigan University on Thursday, April 12, 2018. This is open to high school Sophomore and Junior students with a minimum of a 2.8 GPA and/or 18 ACT. Information packets can be found in the Guidance office.

17th Annual Southern College Tour

Sisters Youth Organization presents 17th Annual Southern College Tour, March 25-28, 2018. Visit Kentucky State Universtiy, Fisk University, Tennessee State University, Spelman College, Alabama State University, Morehouse College, Clark Atlanta University, Tuskegee Institute.  Trip includes a roller skating party, mall visit, T-Shirt, 4 meals and more. Cost is $425. Non-refundable deposit due ASAP. For more information contact Bro. Bo at 513-227-8216.

Wave Foundation at Newport Aquarium

WAVE Foundation at Newport Aquarium’s new Career Exploration Initiative is bringing STEM careers to life! Our three CEI Programs will give you a peek behind the scenes at the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math at work every day in Newport Aquarium. If you are ready to immerse yourself in hands-on STEM activities to help prepare you to make informed career and education choices, check out the information here and carefully fill out the registration form.

Procter & Gamble Apprenticeship - Seniors

Students selected for an apprenticeship with Procter & Gamble will have an opportunity to work Full-time for 8 weeks in the summer. You'll receive business training, perform tasks that are a match with your skills, have a real "hands-on" experience and own significant responsibilities. You'll receive coaching and experienced managers will evaluate your performance. Also, you will have an opportunity to meet former apprentices from local high schools and be a part of social and community service activities. 

Interested in applying? Click here.

Questions? Contact Devan Woods (woods.dl@pg.com) or Stephen Afadapa (afadapa.s@pg.com) 

Accounting Careers Awareness Program (ACAP-Ohio)

The Accounting Careers awareness Program (ACAP-Ohio) is a week-long program for racially and ethnically underrepresented high school students interested in exploring careers in accounting and business. Spend a week this summer exploring amazing career opportunities to get the future you want, June 17-22, 2018, all expenses paid at The Ohio State University. Applications are due March 30, 2018. Click here for more information. 

Colleges of Distinction Find the Best US Colleges and Universities here.

US Representative Brad Wenstrup's office has several opportunities for students. US Service Academy Nominations for motivated students to US Service Academies. Congressional Art Competition for students to have their art work on display in the US Capitol for a year, winners will receive air fare to travel to Washington DC for a special recognition ceremony. Internship positions for college students in Washington DC and Cincinnati District Offices. To learn more about all of these opportunities visit Wenstrup.House.gov.   

If you live in Butler or Preble county and are interested in nomination to a US Service Academy, see your guidance counselor for an applications. Applications are due October 31, 2017 for those seeking admission in the summer of 2018.                                                                                                                    

College Fairs

Spring College Fair at Xavier University

The 18th Annual Cincinnati College Fair is Tuesday, April 24, 2018 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at the Cintas Center. Explore college options with more than 150 nationally recognized universities. The Spring College Fair is free, open to the public and there is no need to RSVP. Click here for more information. 

College Applications

If you are applying on-line, be sure to submit a transcript request and any other required forms from the college or university to the Guidance Office. If you are submitting a traditional paper application, please submit your completed application to the Guidance office. Please pay attention to college application and scholarship deadline dates. Many colleges have set December 1st as their deadline date for scholarships.


The test schedule for 2017-2018 is available on the Guidance webpage and bulletin board.

ACT-SAT Tutoring

Townsend Learning Center - Gary Bohnlein (513) 742-5510

Kathleen Kahn - (513) 385-5196

University Tutor - www.universitytutor.com find a tutor in your area.

Wyzant Tutor - www.wyzant.com find a tutor in your area.

LEAP: Learning Enrichment & Assistance Program,LLC - www.LEAProgram.com

TutorMe: Online ACT prep


Open Houses

Click on the school listed below for more information, dates, and registration forms.

University of Dayton
Carnegie Mellon University - Information Sessions
Marian University - San Damiano Scholars Preview Day
Transylvania University at Newport Aquarium
SCAD - Savannah College of Art and Design
Eastern Kentucky University Spotlight Days
Eastern Kentucky University - Cincinnati Open House
Congregation of Holy Cross
Seton Hall University
Wheeling Jesuit University
North Carolina State University
Discover Duke
Wichita State University
University of Lousiville - Think College Now! Open to Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors
Loyola University Maryland
Bryn Mawr
Suffolk University - Boston
Skidmore College
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Youngstown State University
UC Blue Ash 
Ball State University School of Art

College Visits

Seniors have two college visit days and Juniors have one college visit day allowed this year. Click here for the form requesting a college visit day. Forms are also available in the Guidance Office and must be turned in to Mr. Zlatic one week in advance of the visit.

Service Hours

This is a friendly reminder to get the documents and signatures required and submit them to Ms. Moors Dressing or Fr Roger in the Outreach office by the due dates.