Twin Valley

Community Local Schools

  • 100 Education Drive West Alexandria, OH 45381

HS Counselor

Jane Cottingim
9-12 Grade 
(937) 839-4693 ext. 303
HS Counselor Request Form 
Students graduating in 2018 and beyond are required to take EOC (End of Course) exams in English Language Arts I and II, Algebra, Geometry, Biology, American History, and Government. A minimum of 18 points must be earned along with other criteria for the student to meet graduation requirements. (EX: Min. of 4 pts in Eng Lang Arts I and II, Min. of 4 pts in Alg and Geometry, and Min. of 6 pts in Biology, American History, and Government). Please click on the link to learn more about Ohio's new graduation requirements in regards to end of course exams. Other pathways are also available and listed on the ODE website.
Students are encouraged to take the ACT and/or the SAT. Most colleges typically require one of these tests as part of their application process. Below are links for each test as well as test dates.
Senior Information
University of Dayton Open House
10/20, 11/10
Paying For College
FAFSA-available October 1st 
Remind Text Message System 
If you would like to receive text messages regarding senior news and information, complete the following:
1. Text 81010 and in the message bar type @tvsseniors
2. You will receive a message in which you need to reply with your first and last name.

You are now signed up to receive news specifically for seniors.
Students wanting to request transcripts can do so by filling out a transcript request form online, under downloads, or hanging in the basket on Mrs. Cottingim's door. Please be sure to fill out the exact mailing address of where you want the transcript sent.
CCP Students
CCP 2019-20 Guidelines:
1. Complete Letter of Intent form and Parent Authorization form-due 4/1/19
2. Apply to Sinclair online-click on CCP application
3. Once you are accepted register to take the AccuPlace test, if needed
    *New CCP students will need to take the Accu Placer test
    *Current CCP students do not need to retake the test 
4. Pay attention to registration dates
5. Ask questions!!! 
CCP students are encouraged to sign up for text alerts. Directions:
1.  Text a new message to 81010
2.  In the message bar text @tvsccp
3.  You will be prompted to reply with your first and last name.
4.  You are now signed up to receive alerts specifically for CCP students. 
Popular Colleges
Deadline-postmarked no later than Jan. 14, 2020 
IU East Counselor Scholarship
Deadline-let Mrs. Cottingim know if you are planning on attending by Jan. 31, 2020
Completed application to IU East must be submitted no later than Feb. 15, 2020 
Deadline-must be RECEIVED by Feb. 14, 2020
For athletes NOT playing in college 
Deadline-February 12, 2020 (counselor's office)
Must be postmarked by February 15, 2020 
Deadline-March 1, 2020
Deadline-postmarked no later than March 1, 2020
Deadline-March 6, 2020 
$1,000 awarded to a male and female TVS student
2.5 or greater GPA 
Turn into counselor office
Deadline-March 6, 2020
Deadline-submitted by March 31, 2020 
Deadline-applications accepted Feb. 15-April 15, 2020 
$1,000, renewable up to 4 years awarded to a future college athlete
Turn into counselor office
Deadline-April 15, 2020 
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