Counseling & Support

Our school counselors are available to provide support for iSucceed students regarding course selection, academic goals, social/emotional concerns and graduation plans. See below for additional community resources.

Community Support & Resources

Community Resources

Ada & Canyon County Rescue Manual:
http://www.selfrescuemanual.com/

Eastern Idaho Community Resources:
http://www.eicap.org/

North Idaho Community Resources:
http://www.kcgov.us/departments/countyassistance/ResourceDirectory.pdf

Sliding Scale Medical Care: 
http://www.trhs.org/

Central District Health
http://cdhd.idaho.gov/

Recommended Books

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Parenting Resources

Tough Love A non-profit organization dedicated to providing ongoing education and support through empowering parents and youth to accept responsibility for their actions.

Because I Love You BILY, a non-profit organization that provides support for parents with troubled children of any age.

Family Education Parenting information on raising teens, family challenges and discipline.

Idaho Care Line 2-1-1 A free, statewide community information and referral service.

High School Seniors Resources

Next Steps Idaho

Whether you’ve got your sights set on a four-year college, community college, a career technical program, or the military, we’re here to help. Find more information about your Next Steps here: https://nextsteps.idaho.gov/

Scholarship & Grant Information

Career Resources

  • Occupational Outlook Handbook This is nationally recognized guide that is updated every two years and can help assist you in making decisions about your future career.
  • Keirsey Temperament Sorter This is 70 question inventory that can help you discover your personality type, which can then help lead you to discover what careers you are most interested in.  
  • Idaho Career Information System CIS is a helpful tool where you may explore many different careers, training, and education programs. You will also have access to various types of assessments pertaining to financial aid/scholarships, schools, and occupations.
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Senior To-Do List

Fall
(September-November)

  • Start your senior year by finalizing your college list.
  • Now that you have an idea of where you want to go, visit prospective colleges and get a feel for the campuses.
  • Consider options for early action and your recommendation letters.
  • Register for required tests, it’s your last chance to take the SAT, ACT, or SAT subject tests!
  • Fill out and complete your college applications before the deadlines arrive.
  • Make an appointment with your guidance counselor to ensure all your colleges get what they need.
  • Start working on your college application essay; it’s a crucial part of your application.
  • Explore your prospective schools’ financial aid requirements to plan your college budget.

Winter
(December-February)

  • Schedule your college interviews to finish up the admissions process.
  • Complete your FAFSA so you can get the most possible financial assistance for college.
  • Cross everything off this post-application checklist.
  • Continue your hunt for scholarships and apply for scholarships.

Spring
(March-May)

  • Once you’ve received all of your responses from colleges, make your final decision!
  • Verify your financial aid before you make any college budget decisions.
  • Follow our last admissions checklist: Send your final transcripts to your college and meet housing deadlines.
  • Prepare for your AP exams and complete your AP tests before summer.
  • Cross everything off your graduation checklist and graduate!

Summer
(June-August)

  • Start your last ever high school summer job.
  • Attend your college’s summer orientation to get the lay of the land before school starts.
  • Apply for student housing and get matched with a great roommate.
  • There’s no time to waste, being preparing for your college coursework now.
  • Get ready for a new world of student organizations, on-campus living, and college life by learning more about what your school has to offer.