COLLEGE COUNSELING - General Information

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Christian Brothers High School provides a college-preparatory education in the Catholic and Lasallian traditions. The CBHS college counselors are committed to helping students navigate the college search process to find a higher education institution that best meets their needs and abilities: academically, socially, philosophically, and economically.

 

SERVICES OFFERED

- Individual college counseling

- Small group college counseling and college presentations by grade level

- Parent/family college counseling

- Parent college meetings by grade level

- Test preparation opportunities

- Jump Start to College program for seniors

- College Knowledge program for juniors

- College Road Trips for academically qualified students

- Career Day

- Lunchroom and small group college representative visits

- College fair


NAVIANCE

Naviance, a comprehensive portal for college planning, provides a central location for everything associated with self-assessment, goal setting, building a resume, college research, standardized tests, and the college application process, including electronic submission of transcripts and recommendations from teachers and counselors. Naviance also serves communication tool for counselors, students, and parents.  Each CBHS student has a personal account, which can be accessed through a computer, tablet, or smartphone app. Junior and senior parents have the opportunity to access Naviance as well as the college planning tools provided.  Emails will be sent to all junior and senior parents with account access.



College Counseling Team

James Callicott

College Counselor & College Recruiter Coordinator

jcallicott@cbhs.org

901-261-4915

 

Cindy McRae

College Counselor

De LaSalle Scholar Coordinator & Allies Advisor

cmcrae@cbhs.org

901-261-4912

 

Paula Mistretta

Director of College Counseling

AP & Dual Enrollment Coordinator

pmistretta@cbhs.org

901-261-4917

 

Sherry Orians

Records Secretary

Records & Transcripts

sorians@cbhs.org

901-261-4910

 

Jim Pletcher

Athletic and Academic Counselor

jpletcher@cbhs.org

901-261-4923

 

 

If you are a COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVE

Please utilize RepVisits to schedule a visit to CBHS. If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact James Callicott at jcallicott@cbhs.org or 901-261-4915.