The counseling office holds multiple events throughout the year to assist students and their families as well as to provide them with needed information to navigate through EHS and for life after graduation. Below is a listing of the events and a brief description in order of their dates.
Post-Secondary Planning Night – September 21, 2022
During this program, we had our region’s Higher Education Access Partner from PHEAA, Michael Burke present to families regarding Financial Aid. He provided us with a detailed PowerPoint presentation that can be found here: Mr. Burke’s Presentation on the 23-24 FAFSA. In our second session of the night, families had the opportunity to attend a live demonstration Introduction to Naviance for families of 9th and 10th grade students or a Naviance presentation for parents of 11th and 12th grade students on the college and career research tools in Naviance and the college application process for EHS. The presentation from the 11th and 12th grade family session can be found here: 22-23 11th & 12th Grade Family Naviance Presentation.
FAFSA Completion Night – October 27, 2022
Seniors and their families will have the opportunity to work on their FAFSA with Michael Burke from PHEAA. Information will be sent out to families of seniors regarding how to sign up for this event.
8th to 9th Grade Guidance Information Night – January 10, 2023
This Guidance Information Night is intended to provide eighth grade students and their parents with information that will help ease the transition from middle school to high school. This event is specifically for current 8th grade students and families that are hoping to learn more about Emmaus High School.
Please follow this link to view a recording of the presentation from our 9th grade counselors from the 2021-2022 school year: 2022 8th-9th Grade Guidance Information Night Recording
College Fair – April 27, 2023
Our College Fair is held annually. All students and parents are welcome to attend and interact with over 125 representatives from colleges, military branches, trade unions, and technical schools. Our list of attendees will be posted on our homepage and updated periodically as the fair gets closer.