IMPORTANT INFORMATION DURING ONLINE LEARNING DAYS:
PLEASE READ ALL OF THE INFORMATION BELOW.
Many of your questions can be answered by visiting the Lambert Counseling Website
Counselors are working off-campus Monday-Friday between the hours of 8:30-3:30 PM.
Mental Health Emergencies:
Should you or someone you know be experiencing a medical or mental health crisis, please reach out to Georgia Crisis and Access Line (phone #: 1-800-715-4225; this is a 24 hour crisis response available at no cost), call 911, or go to your nearest emergency room. Our School Social Worker, Allyse Russell (email: firstname.lastname@example.org), and School Psychologist, Michelle Garcia (email: MGarcia@forsyth.k12.ga.us), may be available to help support students with specialized needs. Please see the resources below for additional support:
Mental Health Crisis Resources:
Georgia Crisis and Access Line: 1-800-715-4225
Local Emergency Services: 911
National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
The Place of Forsyth: 770-887-1098
Georgia Highlands Medical Services: 770-887-1668
Department of Family and Children’s Services: 1-855-422-4453
REGISTRATION REMINDERS AND INFORMATION:
Course Change Request Waiver:
- The course waiver opens on Monday March 16th at 8am and CLOSES on Monday March 23rd at 4pm. This is NOT first-come, first-served so there is no need to stress.
- This is the ONLY way to make changes to your requested courses for the 2020-2021 school year.
- Please do NOT call or email your counselor regarding schedule changes as a follow-up is not necessary.
- You will be able to see updated course requests between April 15th at 8am and April 17th at 4pm in Infinite Campus. This is your last chance to see it before summer. Please note this is not your final schedule.
Online Course Registration for Fall/Spring (or Summer):
- Please read and follow instructions found here: https://www.forsyth.k12.ga.us/Page/51655
Senior Scholarship Update:
- The link to Lambert’s local scholarships is: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/14yW20VPH_Rydh6UIqiqW9VrWzRQAuJcDLehdp4_4QDI/edit#gid=0
- It would be a great use of time to work on scholarship applications while you are home this week!
- For any questions regarding any posted scholarships or turn-in procedures email Chelsey Bucherati at email@example.com
Applerouth Tutoring at Lambert High School is now available this spring! You will hone the test-taking strategies necessary to master the test, and your tutor will use class data from mock tests to tailor each session to your group's needs.
Applerouth Mock Testing is now hosted at Lambert High School this spring! Full-length proctored tests enable you to see where you stand on the test, without the pressure of an official score.
State School Superintendent Richard Woods is seeking middle and high school students to serve on his 2019-20 Student Advisory Council. These students will meet with Superintendent Woods to discuss the impact of state policies in the classroom, along with other issues related to education, and will serve as the Superintendent's ambassadors to their respective schools. Members will also engage in community service projects to benefit Georgia students and schools.
- Click here to download the application.
- Send applications by August 31, 2019 at 5 p.m. to firstname.lastname@example.org. Late applications will not be accepted.
- Selected students will be contacted via email. All students can visit gadoe.org/studentadvisory on September 16 to see whether they have been selected.
University of Georgia's Vet School for a Day (VSFD) 2019 is on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. This program is open to high school juniors and seniors from GA and SC to educate students about many career opportunities in veterinary medicine.
The application will be available here from August 5 until September 2. There is no cost to apply to or attend the program.
The Georgia Southern College of Education (COE) is partnering with the Professional Association of Georgia Educators (PAGE) to host the annual Future Georgia Educators Day on Thursday, September 26, on the University’s Statesboro Campus. For questions, please contact Michelle Nurse at 912-478-5814 or email@example.com. See the flyer here for more information.
If you are interested in becoming a mentor for students in elementary school, please complete this form by Friday, August 20th.
Offered as part of the Lambert High School Career Exploration Program, the Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) is one of the most widely used, multiple-aptitude tests in the world. The assessment measures your strengths and weaknesses in multiple domains and allows you to learn more about post-secondary options that align with your interests, skills, and work values.
The assessment will take place on Friday, November 1st at 8:25am in room 2146. The deadline to register for the assessment is October 30th. If you would like to register, please see the application here.
When? What? Where? August 29, 2019 @ 6:30pm Senior Parent Night Cafeteria September 5, 2019 @ 6:30pm Freshman Parent Night Cafeteria October 24. 2019 @ 6:30pm Junior Parent Night Cafeteria October 29, 2019 @ 6:30pm Financial Aid Night Cafeteria January 16, 2020 @ 6:30pm Sophomore Parent Night Cafeteria January 23, 2020 @ 6:30pm Dual Enrollment Night Cafeteria March 7, 2020 @ 9:00am Freshman Festival Lambert May 12, 2020 @ 6:30pm Senior Scholarship Night Auditorium May 13, 2020 @ 6:30pm Underclassmen Honors Night Auditorium
The mission of the Lambert high school counseling department is to support students in maximizing their high school and post-secondary opportunities through collaboration with students, faculty, parents, and community in the areas of academics, personal/social, and careers.
The counselors at Lambert High School believe that:
- All students have the right to be treated with respect and have an equal opportunity for success.
- All students have the right to have access to a comprehensive school counseling program.
- All students have the ability to learn and the right to be supported academically.
- All students should be supported in pursuit of their post-secondary goals.
Lambert counselors are here to help every student at LHS succeed. We work with students, parents, and teachers by facilitating conferences, helping to plan schedules, giving curriculum and scholarship guidance, and addressing personal and social needs. We do our best to meet the needs of our students at each grade level.