Welcome to the Guidance Department!

    We have used this site to provide resources to help you plan for your high school years as well as you future beyond FCHS.  You will find tabs to the left which will bring you to additional information for maximizing your time as a student at FCHS and for assisting in developing plans for after your graduation.  We hope that you find the information on these pages useful and encourage you to contact one of the counselors with any questions. 


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    Weighted GPA and rank is available at the bottom of the page.  Information is organized by year in school and listed by student number.

    Upcoming Events



    September 6                              College Visit - McKendree University

    September 7                              Early Dismissal

                                                       Registration deadline for October SAT

    September 8                              ACT - national test date

    September 10                            College Visit - Lindenwood University in Belleville

    September 13                            College Visit - Eastern Illinois University

    September 14                            25% of 1st Semester completed

    September 19                            College Visit - University of Alabama in Huntsville

                                                       College Visit - Indiana State University

    September 25                            College Visit - Vincennes University

    September 27                            College Visit - Illinois College

    September 28                            Registration deadline for October ACT

                                                       College Visit - Illinois State University

    October 1                                   Picture Re-takes

    October 1                                   Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) opens for 2019-2020 school year

                                                       College & Career Fair @ Red Bud High School 

    October 2                                   College Visit - Westminster College                                                      

    October 4                                   College Visit - Quincy University

                                                       Early Dismissal

    October 5                                   Registration deadline for November SAT

    October 5                                   No School - teachers institute

    October 6                                   SAT - national test date

    October 8                                   No School - Columbus Day

    October 10                                 PSAT/NMSQT - optional test for juniors

                                                       College Visit - Western Illinois University

    October 11                                 College Visit - Southeast Missouri State University

    October 12                                 50% of 1st Semester completed

    October 18                                 College Visit - MacMurray College

    October 22                                 Parent-Teacher Conferences

                                                       College Visit - State Techinical College of Missouri

    October 23                                 College Visit - Fontbonne University

    October 24                                 Parent-Teacher Conferences

    October 25                                 College Visit - Southwestern Illinois College

    October 26                                 No School

    October 27                                 ACT - national test date

    November 2                               Registration deadline for December SAT

    November 2                               Registration deadline for December ACT

    November 3                               SAT - national test date

    November 9                               Early Dismissal

    November 12                             No School - Veteran's Day

    November 16                             75% of 1st Semester completed

    November 21-25                       Thanksgiving Break

    December 1                               SAT - national test date

    December 8                               ACT - national test date

    December 20                             Early Dismissal

    December 20                             End of 1st Semester

    December 21-January 2           Winter Break

    January 11                                Registration deadline for February ACT

    January 18                                 Early Dismissal

    January 21                                 No School - MLK, Jr Day

    February 1                                  25% of 2nd Semester completed

    February 8                                 Registration deadline for March SAT

    February 9                                 ACT - national test date

    February 15                               Early Dismissal

    February 18                               No School - President's Day

    March 8                                      Registration deadline for April ACT

    March 8                                      50% of 2nd Semester completed

    March 9                                      SAT - national test date

    March 15                                    Early Dismissal

    March 16-24                              Spring Break

    April 5                                        Registration deadline for May SAT

    April 12                                      50% of 2nd Semester completed

    Apri 13                                       ACT - national test date

    Apri 18                                      Early Dismissal

    April 19-22                                Easter Break

    May 3                                         Registration deadline for June SAT

    May 3                                         Registration deadline for June ACT

    May 4                                         SAT - national test date

    May 21                                       End of 2nd Semester

    May 22                                       Last Day of School (if no snow days are used)

    June 1                                        SAT - national test date

    June 8                                        ACT - national test date

    June 14                                      Registration deadline for June ACT

    July 13                                       ACT - national test date

    Mrs. Anne Meinert                                  Mr. John Young

    Junior & Senior Counselor                        Freshman & Sophomore Counselor

    phone: 539-5533                                   phone: 539-5533

    email:                     email:




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