Welcome to the online home of Sandy Valley High School / Middle School Guidance. Use the top menu to navigate.
SENIORS…. the Financial Aid process has changed significantly! Don’t get left behind when it comes to $$$ for college! Plan on attending Sandy Valley’s Financial Aid Night October 5 at 6:00 PM to get expert information.
The Wendy’s Heisman Scholarship is now available for top Senior scholar-athletes! Deadline is October 3rd!
Be sure to check out the new OhioMeansJobs Career-Planning and Career Guide page, a resource for career exploration, college searches, scholarship opportunities, and more!
The Stark County Crisis Center has created a new text support line! Crisis Center: Crisis Text Line has been serving young people in any type of crisis, providing them access to free, 24/7, emotional support and information they need via the medium they already use and trust Help Line 330-452-6000 Text Line text 4hope to 741-741
Please check the Scholarship Page regularly or stop by the Guidance Office to review available scholarship information.
New Graduation Requirements are available on the Ohio Department of Education website, including information on new state assessments and pathways to graduation.
A) End-Of-Course Exams (earn a combined score of 18–each test is worth 5 points)Must earn at least 4 points from the following * English 9 * English 10 Must earn at least 4 points from the following * Algebra I (or Integrated Math I) * Geometry (or Integrated Math II) Must earn at least 6 points from the following * Physical Science or Biology * American History * American Government Advanced Level = 5 points
Accelerated Level = 4 points
Proficient Level = 3 points
Basic Level = 2 points
Limited Level = 1 point Students who have earned high school credit in one of the tested subjects prior to July 2014 (in Middle School) will automatically be awarded 3 points in that area. Students would be allowed to take that subject’s test to improve their score, if they so choose.
B) College Admission Exam (earn a remediation-free score on a test such as ACT or SAT)
C) Job skills assessment (ACT WorkKeys) AND earn a State Board of Education-approved career/industry credential or license
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