Senior Parent/Financial Aid Night
Included below are links to the information that was shared on our Senior Parent/Financial Aid night on September 28, 2017. Please follow additional updates on twitter using @wv_counselors.
Wayne Valley Counselors Naviance and Application Process
HESAA - Financial Aid and FAFSA
Freshmen "Coffee with Guidance"
Thank for all those that attended. Below we have included the presentation from the event. Should you have any additional questions please do not hesitate to contact your child's guidance counselor.
Coffee with the Counselor
Dear Parents/Guardians of Sophomores and Juniors:
The 2017 PSAT Test will be administered only once during the school year:
The PSAT/NMSQT measures critical-thinking skills that are important for success in college, including critical reading, math problem-solving and writing skills. Taking the PSAT/NMSQT enables students to:
For the 2017-2018 school year, the Wayne Board of Education will make the test FREE of charge for all 10th grade students. However, all students must complete the registration process outlined below.
We strongly recommend that all college-bound juniors take the PSAT. Juniors who achieve outstanding scores on the 2017 PSAT may be eligible for recognition and awards in 2019 from the National Merit Scholarship Corporation upon meeting their specific criteria.
The fee for juniors to take the PSAT is $20.00.
REGISTRATION AND PAYMENT WILL BE COMPLETED ON-LINE using a service called “Total Registration”: Simply go to the Wayne Valley webpage, click on “Departments & People”, Choose “School Counseling” and scroll down until you find the bulletin names “PSAT Registration” and click on the registration link that is provided or visit www.TotalRegistration.
If you have any questions, please call the guidance office at 973-317-2215.
Financial Aid Process Powerpoint Presentation
Please click here for the Financial Aid Powerpoint Presentation shown at the April 20, 2016 meeting.
PROGRAM OF STUDIES 2017-2018
Please click here for the 2017-2018 Program of Studies.
Help completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
The New Jersey Higher Education Student Assistance Authority (HESAA) runs free workshops designed to assist students and families in completing the FAFSA, and providing information on available financial aid resources. These events will take place at a variety of locations throughout New Jersey from January through June. Visit the website to find information on dates, times and registration. http://www.njfafsadays.org/
If your child has a special education plan (IEP) or a 504 accommodation plan, your child may be entitled to receive accommodations on College Board Exams (AP, SAT, PSAT) or on the ACT. See your child's guidance counselor if you would like to learn more.
Wayne Valley School Profile 2016-2017
Please click here for the 2016-2017 Wayne School Profile.