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Twin Valley

Community Local Schools

  • 100 Education Drive West Alexandria, OH 45381

HS Counselor

Mrs. Jane Cottingim
School Counselor, Grades 9-12 
(937) 839-4693 ext. 303
HS Counselor Request Form 
MVCTC Application Update
Sophomores that have applied to MVCTC will receive letters in the near future with their acceptance decision. Please continue to be diligent in your academics to maintain your position. 
Students graduating in 2020 and beyond are required to take EOC (End of Course) exams in English Language Arts I (not 2023 graduates) 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
All local scholarships are on hold for submission at this time. As information becomes available to me I will convey it to all of you through email. If you're wanting to submit a scholarship individually, please email me, and I will send you a transcript electronically. 
Also, if you're needing a transcript sent to a college, please email me and I will take care of it as well. Continue to pay attention to your google classrooms as well as communicate with your teachers. 
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
All CCP testing and scheduling is postponed for the time being.  
CCP 2020-21 Guidelines:
1. Complete Letter of Intent form and Parent Authorization form-due 4/1/20
2. Apply to institution of choice-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!!! 
***For those interested in classes being offered at TVS next school year, dates will be emailed with regard to another Accuplacer test along with a registration day. 
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
All local scholarships have deadlines on hold for now. I will have more information to come. 
For those scholarships that you are wanting to send out individually, please contact me for a transcript.
Deadline-April 2, 2020 
email or mail to address on application 
Deadline-April 10, 2020 (may be revisited)
Deadline-April 10, 2020 (may be revisited)
Dealine-need to be in hands at bureau by April 1, 2020 
Deadline-submitted by March 31, 2020
Deadline-March 31, 2020 
Deadline-to be determined 
Deadline-to be determined
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-to be determined
Deadline-April 15, 2020 
Deadline-to be determined
Deadline-received no later than May 1, 2020
may be mailed or emailed to Mrs. Cottingim at TVS
Deadline-to be determined
Deadline-to be determined
Deadline-must be received by May 1, 2020 
Charlie Voge Scholarship (TVS Band Members)
Deadline-received no later than May 1, 2020 to Mrs. Cottingim 
Deadline-turn into counselor no later than May 1, 2020  
Deadline-May 1, 2020
Deadline-received no later than May 8, 2020 to Mrs. Cottingim 
Deadline-June 15, 2020 
Deadline-April 2, 2020
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