Counseling

**College Representatives please contact Maripat Moloney-Johnston to schedule visits**

Click here for the 2018-19 calendar

Staff Members: These staff members proudly represent our Counseling Department:

Counselor Student Breakdown
Ms. Elza Aaa-Buq
Ms. Jimenez  Bur - Er
Ms. Rossini  Es - Her
Mr. Favazzo  Hes - Lua
Mr. Mullaney  Lub - Me
Ms. Gaston  Mf - Qt
Ms. Lyon  Qu - Sta
Mr. Rivera  Stb - Zzz
 Ms. Fetzer-Munoz ESOL

Secretary: Ms. Cross 
Office Phone #: 240-740-3620
Office Fax #: 301-840-4767

 

Class Registration Information

The 2019-2020 Class Registration period has begun at QO.  All the information you need to help you through this process is listed below including links to presentations to the students, links to presentations to the parents, and quick links to the Course Catalog/Bullein, Signature Pathways, and Articulation booklet.  Counselors will be meeting with current QO students in the next few weeks to distribute materials and discuss registration.

AP Registration

It is that time of year again!  Registration for AP Exams is about to begin.  Students who are enrolled in an Advanced Placement (AP) course have received this letter with instructions for registering and paying for their upcoming AP Exams.  Registration for the exams will start on Sunday, February 10th. Students can register and pay online at: https://user.totalregistration.net/AP/210564.  Please note that any exam registration that is cancelled by the close of registration on March 22nd will receive a full refund.  If an exam is cancelled after the close of registration on March 22nd, you are entitled to a refund of the exam fee minus a cancellation fee of $20.00 (per exam cancelled).  If you have any questions or concerns, please email either Ms. Lyon at Victoria_Lyon@mcpsmd.org or Mr. Rivera at Douglas_A_Rivera@mcpsmd.org.

 

Enrollment

There are NO walk-in enrollments accepted.  Please call Ms. Cross in the Counseling Office in order to schedule an enrollment appointment (240-740-3620).  Additional information can be found on the Enrollment Information page

504 Plan Information

Course Registration Information

AP Exams

This year’s AP Exams will be held from May 6th through May 17th, 2019. Please Note: All students are expected to take the AP exam(s) for every AP course(s) in which they are enrolled. In an effort to make the registration process more manageable for students, parents, and school staff, we will be utilizing online registration and payment for AP exams. The cost for each exam will be $98.00. Online registration will open on Sunday, February 10th and close on Friday, March 22nd. Students who qualify for Free and Reduced Meals (FARMs) will also qualify for reduced exam fees. If you meet one or more of the guidelines listed on the attached Fee Assistance Application form, please fill out the application and return it directly to either Ms. Lyon or Mr. Rivera by February 15th. 

Incoming Freshman - Welcome Info

College Application Process and Information

  • 9th and 10th Grade College Discussion Presentation
  • Juniors:
  • Senior Packet and Senior Packet Review  
  • Financial Aid Information PowerPoint
  • Tips for Applying to Arts Colleges
  • Transcript Information -  Want to Request your Transcripts? - You need to see the Registrar  
    • Transcript Release Form 
    • Mid-Year Reports Information - Mid-year transcripts, which include your mid-year final grades, will need to be sent to your colleges and universities. Mid-year transcripts will be available after report cards are distributed in February. You may obtain a blue Midyear Transcript Request Form from the Registrar, Ms. Gregg, beginning February 12. Please return your form to the Registrar. If the Registrar had to mail in your initial transcripts (postage stamp school), please submit an addressed stamped envelope with your request form. Otherwise, your transcripts will be sent electronically.
    • End of Year Report/Final Transcript Information - Available April 27th and due back by May 22nd - To send your final transcript to your college or university, you will need to complete the final transcript request form and return it to the registrar’s office with $1.  Final transcript forms are available in the registrar’s office before school, during lunch, or after school.  When the final transcript is available, it will be mailed to your school.  If you have any questions, please contact the registrar’s office.
  • Senior Parent Meeting: The Application Process

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