School Counselor Corner

Navigating the Counseling Page 
Welcome to all things school counseling at Walker High! This main page will have important updates and helpful information for students and parents. 
 
The tabs on the right will lead you to more specific information like Meet your Counselors, 20-21 Course Guide, Scheduling Info, Scholarships, Transcript Requests, Letter of Recommendation Request, etc. Take a look around, and if you have any questions, email your counselor at the email listed below.   

If you need to reach your school

counselor, use the emails below: 

Important Updates:

 

Seniors

  • Complete the FAFSA asap-Must have completed for graduation                  

  • Remember to complete the 21/22 FAFSA and forward the confirmation email to your counselor 

    • 1. Create FSA ID​

    • 2. Complete FAFSA 

    • 3. Register for $1,000 FAFSA Completion Scholarship at Lela.org 

    • 4. Forward FAFSA confirmation e-mail to your counselor

  • Apply to college (Universities, Colleges, Community Colleges, Trade Schools, etc.) 

    • Fill out Letter of Recommendation Request tab ("Brag Sheet")  

    • Add your counselor's e-mail to your Common App if you create an account  ​

  • Check Scholarships tab for updated scholarship opportunities. Updated weekly.  

Juniors, Sophomores, and Freshmen

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The scheduler has closed. If you have any questions about your schedule for next year, email your counselor. 
If you are interested in Jumpstart, please email your counselor ASAP before schedules are fully submitted. 

APPOINTMENTS FOR PARENTS AND STUDENTS 

You may make an appointment by phone (225-271-3210) or email (see the counselor emails above). 

 

Students may see their counselor before or after school, during their lunch shift, or during a scheduled time.

 

Students: When possible, please e-mail your counselor and let them know you that you want to meet and what it concerns. 

LPPS JUMPSTART SUMMER 
Click on the link below to apply for Jumpstart summer classes. They run May 28th- June 25th, M-F, 8 a.m.- 3 p.m. 
You can earn a summer wage of $1,000 plus an opportunity to earn a $500 bonus. You must apply and be accepted. 
 
DEADLINE : Wednesday 5/5/21 

Check out the Guide to Healthcare Careers at the link below: 

Illustrated Jaguar

(Updated 4/20/21)

Grading Scales

Honors

101+           A+

90-100       A

80-89         B

70-79         C

60-69         D

0-59           F

Regular

101+           A+

93-100       A

85-92         B

75-84         C

67-74         D

0-66           F

Guidance Office Contact:

  Monday - Fridays

(excluding breaks and holidays)

7:00am - 3:00pm

phone: 225-271-3210

fax: 225-664-8338