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     Updated May 5, 2020

     

    As you know, Monmouth Regional is closed.  Counselors are available to you each day from 8:00am-12:00pm through email.  Please reach out with any question you may have.  These are difficult and uncertain times we are navigating, please make sure you are taking care of yourself!  We will keep this page updated with important information, so check back often!

     

    As of now Brookdale is working on the next steps for placement testing.  In lieu of the Accuplacer, Brookdale will be using multiple factors from students' academic history to determine initial placement.  Assessments being used for this include: High School transcript, PSAT, SAT, ACT, and NJSLA scores.  This information will be gathered from your guidance counselor.  Early Bird will be held later this year to account for gathering the above information.  Students will be contacted by the admission department when they are ready to move forward.  

    In addition, for those seniors who have applied to a four year school, visit this site for updates to college admission status https://www.nacacnet.org/news--publications/newsroom/college-admission-status-coronavirus/  

     

    New Information regarding the AP Exams.  Please visit https://apcoronavirusupdates.collegeboard.org/students for more details.  As additional information becomes available this site will be updated.  Please also see AP Test Information with the latest letter sent to all AP students.  In addition, please visit the following sites regarding AP Testing, which begin May 11th!

    AP Student Guide

    https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/pdf/ap-testing-guide-2020.pdf?SFMC_cid=EM305179-&rid=36528968

    AP Exam Day Checklist

    https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/pdf/ap-student-exam-day-checklist.pdf?SFMC_cid=EM305179-&rid=36528968

    For students who continue to have issues receiving emails from College Board

    https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/pdf/ap-student-exam-day-checklist.pdf?SFMC_cid=EM305179-&rid=36528968

     

    SAT test takers; College Board has cancelled the May and June SAT.  At this time we are recommending that you look for an alternate test center in August.  College Board is in the process of gathering information of additional testing sites in September and October.  At this time Monmouth Regional will not be hosting the SAT this school year.

     

    Please also take a look at Mrs. Jarosz's website for some great information https://www.monmouthregional.net/Page/2214

     

    Be well, Monmouth!

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     As always, your child's counselor is not only here to help your student, but also available to answer any questions you may have.  Please reach out to them if you need to.

     Genesis Parent Portal Update:
    Assessment Scores Now Available in Parent PortalGenesis Parent Portal:

    Students' academic progress should be checked using the Genesis Parent Portal. Every parent/guardian and student who has provided an email address has access to this portal. If you are unable to access the Parent Portal, please contact your student's counselor for assistance. Students who cannot access their account may stop by the guidance office for assistance. 

    Affirmative Action

     It is the policy of the Monmouth Regional High School District not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, ancestry, national origin, physical handicap, or social or economic status in its educational program, activities or employment practices. All courses offered at MRHS are open to each and every student, except where academic prerequisites are noted.

    Guidance Department PLC Mission Statement (Why we exist)

    The school counselor's role is to foster personal responsibility in students as they work toward becoming successful 21st-century citizens. The mission of our school counseling program is to support all students through a comprehensive and developmental approach by addressing academic, career, personal/social skills necessary to achieve quality learning and lifelong success as directed by the Monmouth Regional School District and the New Jersey Department of Education.

    Guidance Department PLC Vision Statement (Our plans for the future)

    The MRHS school counseling department strives to continuously improve its role in the school and community as facilitators of change; leaders of school improvement; partners in educational excellence; coordinators of collaborative community efforts and managers of student competency attainment.

    Director:

    Mrs. Amy Kelly x1130

    732-542-6519 FAX

    akelly@monmouthregional.net

    School Counselors:

    Mrs. Danielle Callahan x1215
    dcallahan@monmouthregional.net 

    Mrs. Teresa DiMezza x1129
    tdimezza@monmouthregional.net

    Ms. Katie Toole x1166
    ktoole@monmouthregional.net

    Mr. Daniel Rapcienski x1178
    drapcienski@monmouthregional.net

    Ms. Margaret Ann Russo x1168
    maggie.russo@monmouthregional.net 

    Student Assistance Coordinator:
    Mrs. Dara Jarosz
    732-542-1170 ext. 1142

    Guidance Intervention Specialist
    Ms. Kristen Irwin
    kirwin@monmouthregional.net

    Student Records Office:
    Mrs. Francine Reinecke x1121
    Fax: 732-542-1018
    freinecke@monmouthregional.net

    Guidance Secretary:
    Mrs. Janice Ciancio x1101
    jciancio@monmouthregional.net