Madison County High School Counseling Department

Welcome to the MCHS Counseling Department

The Counseling Department at Madison County High School is committed to serving the academic, personal, and career needs of all students at our school. Students are seen or a first-come first-served basis or may schedule appointments with a counselor by coming to the Counseling Office before and after school, or between classes. If you are unsure who your counselor is, please visit our counseling staff page. If you have suggestions about additional resources that you would like to see added to our site, please email Angelia Bruce with your suggestions. To learn more about what counselors do at MCHS, please view our Counseling Department Presentation .

College & Military Recruiters

If you are a college or military representative and would like to schedule a lunchroom visitation at Madison County High School, please sign up using our online Lunchroom Visitation Event Registration.

COUNSELING ANNOUNCEMENTS/QUICK LINKS:

Scholarship Information and Other Opportunities

Summer School Information

  • Summer School registration is now available.  For more information and to register, please complete the Summer School Registration Form and return it to the Counseling Office with your payment (cash or check only made payable to Madison County High School).

Registration Information for 2017-18

  • Registration for the 2017-18 school year will be open from February 1st-February 17th at 5pm.  All students will complete the registration process online through their student portal accounts--more information available on the Registration Instructions Sheet .  For more information, please view our Elective Course Offerings Handout and our 17-18 Pathway Selection Sheet .
  • If students need to request a level change, students may submit a completed Level Change Form to the counseling office.  These forms must be signed by a teacher (as specified on the form) and a parent.  Students interested in an AP Study Hall Form should submit a completed AP Study Hall Form to the Counseling Office.
  • GA Virtual School Registration--Any student interested in a GA Virtual School course for next year, should've registered for the course through their student portal account during registration (for World Language courses) or scheduled an appointment with Ms. Bruce.  Students must also complete additional steps to register.  Please view the following documents to understand more about GA Virtual School and complete your registration:  GAVS Registration & Expectations Presentation , GAVS Registration Procedures Handout , GAVS Agreement .  All additional steps in the registration process must be completed by March 31st.

HOPE & Financial Aid Information

MCHS Counseling Department Newsletter & School Profile

MOWR Information

Free SAT/ACT Test Prep Information

  • Free SAT preparation materials are available through the College Board through a partnership with Khan Academy .  For more information about SAT prep, visit the College Board's SAT Prep site .
  • ACTpreparation materials are available on the ACT website .We have also purchased 150 user licenses for ACT prep through Method Test Prep.  If you are interested, please sign up in the Counseling Office.
  • SAT Prep classes are available to students at Madison County High School.  Senior SAT Prep sessions are usually offered before the October and November  SAT Dates.  Students must be registered for the corresponding SAT test date.  More specific information will be announced as it becomes available.

Additional Information

  • Credit Recovery--Ask your counselor about Credit Recovery Options.  This is a great FREE way to get caught up on credits!
  • GA Virtual School is available to students at Madison County High School. For more information about GA Virtual School, please visit www.gavirtualschool.org on contact Angelia Bruce.
  • Move On When Ready Information--This program allows eligible high school students to take some or all of his or her courses at an eligible post-secondary institution (college, university or technical college) and receive high school credits toward meeting graduation requirements. For more information, please contact Angelia Bruce.  For information about MOWR through Georgia Military College, please view this introductory letter from GMC or this presentation.
  • Upward Bound applications are available in the Counseling Office.  For more information, please view the Upward Bound slideshow.
  • Student Handbook -For general questions about the Code of Conduct and MCHS operations.
  • A list of resources available to families and community members is available in two versions:  Madison County Resource Guide (English) and Madison County Resource Guide (Spanish)