Welcome to the Goshen High School Guidance page! We hope you will find lots of valuable information on this page to help your high school student find success in high school and beyond! If you need to contact us for any reason please see the staff link with email addresses and phone numbers.
Our Guidance Department:
Mrs. Kerri Mantz: Grades 11 - 12 Guidance Counselor
Mrs. Kelly Royal: Grades 9 - 10 Guidance Counselor
Mr. Scott Mohler: College Planning/Financial Aid Advisor
Mrs. Margie Hadley: Guidance Secretary
NEED A TRANSCRIPT?
Goshen High School uses a transcript request online service called Parchment. Please click the blue box to the right which says "Order Records" with the link to Parchment to place a transcript request. You will set up an account and can order transcripts and have them sent to your desired location. This form of transcript request is for all current students as well as Goshen High School alumni.
CHANGE POINT PROGRAM FOR 10TH GRADERS:
On Friday, December 1st ALL 10th grade students at GHS will be participating in a program called Change Point which addresses some mental health concerns which are impacting a large percentage of high school teenagers. This program will take place bells 1-7 and will also provide the students with a pizza lunch on that day. Students will bring home a refusal to participate permission form on Monday, November 20th. Please have your student return this form to the guidance office if you DO NOT want your student to participate in this program on December 1st. If you have any questions please contact John Turpening or Kelly Royal through the GHS guidance office.
WANT TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE GREAT OAKS CAMPUSES?
Please click on the tab to the right to learn more about the Great Oaks campuses, programs offered, and the process for applying for current sophomores.
INTERESTED IN DOING AN INTERNSHIP?
Are you interested in doing an internship this fall, spring, or next summer? Goshen High School has teamed up with a wide variety of businesses and organizations in order to allow for our students (juniors and seniors typically) to gain some hands-on experiential learning in a variety of fields including:
o Physician Assistant (Beacon Orthopaedics)
o Physical Therapy (Drayer Physical Therapy)
o Athletic Training (Drayer Physical Therapy)
o Park Naturalist (Clermont County Park District)
o Aviation (U.C. Clermont/Sporty’s Pilot Shop)
o Business (U.C. Clermont Dean’s Office)
o Graphic Design (U.C. Cermont)
o Interior Design (Lopez Studio Group)
o Architecture (Lopez Studio Group)
o Human Resources (HR) (Lykins Energy Solutions)
o Information Technology (IT) (Lykins Energy Solutions)
o Accounting (Lykins Energy Solutions)
o Petroleum Engineering/Fuel Procurement (Lykins Energy Solutions) o Petroleum Transport (Lykins Energy Solutions)
o Marketing (Lykins Energy Solutions)
o Meteorology (National Weather Service)
o Web Development (Primax)
o Software Engineer (Siemens)
**If you are interested in a different area than listed above or have a contact for an internship placement please let us know so we can help you arrange your internship!
If you would like to apply for one of these internships, please complete the Internship application and turn it in to the guidance office by the deadline on the application (deadline date depends on whether you are applying for fall, spring, or summer). The application can be found in the guidance office as well as listed under important forms to the right.
SCHEDULE CHANGE INFORMATION:
All schedule changes occur between days 5 - 10 of each semester. Classes cannot be dropped during the semester outside of this window without earning a WF on the student's transcript.
Schedule changes for 2nd semester:
Year-long classes - you may complete a schedule change request form for YEAR LONG CLASSES ONLY beginning on Monday, December 4th. Please turn these forms into the guidance office and wait to be called down for a conference.
Semester classes - you may complete a schedule change request form for semester classes after the 5th day of 2nd semester. The forms will be available on Tuesday, Jan 9th and must be turned in NO LATER THAN Thursday, Jan 18th.
UPCOMING ACT INFORMATION:
Next ACT Bootcamp dates (each are Saturdays from 10 am - 12 pm):
Next ACT test date:
- Saturday, December 9th
- Registration deadline is Nov 3rd
- Late Registration deadline is Nov 17th (additional fee applies)
Reminders for ACT test day:
- Arrive no later than 7:55 am
- Bring a calculator (check approved calculator list to make sure your calculator is allowed), pencils, photo I.D., and ACT ticket
- Even if you are a Goshen student, you will not be allowed into the test without a photo I.D.
Go to www.actstudent.org
to register. If you qualify for free or reduced lunch you can qualify for a fee waiver to cover the cost of the test ($62.50 with writing, $46.00 without). See the guidance office for the waiver.
COMMUNITY SERVICE REQUIREMENT:
All students are required to completed 12 hours of community service in order to participate in the graduation ceremony. Community service forms must be completed (see link to your right) and submitted to your student's class advisor.
9th Grade - Mrs. Bryant or Mrs. Grimmett
10th Grade - Mrs. Cook or Mrs. Wilder
11th Grade - Mrs. Huening
12th Grade - Mrs. Mantz or Mrs. Royal
FRESHMAN ORIENTATION INFORMATION:
Please check out the slideshow below from Freshman Orientation night and contact Mrs. Royal with any questions!