News from the HN Guidance Office
The Mission of the Hardin Northern guidance office is to: encourage high academic performance; assist students in developing career goals; provide information on college preparation and enrollment; track student progress toward graduation; and assist students and parents in overcoming personal, school, and social problems.
To enroll a new student in grades 7-12, please call Mr. Wilson and set up an appointment between August 2 and August 15 or to enroll a new student in grades K-6 call Mrs. Thiel. Phone number is 419-759-2331. You will need original copies of the students birth certificate, social security card, shot records, custody papers and proof of residence in our district or open enrollment forms.
To Nominate an alumni for the Hardin Northern Hall of Distinction, click this link, fill out the form, and submit it (all done electronically). https://docs.google.com/a/hardinnorthern.org/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dE5kTWZ0WHJRMGFxZjBBODYzRlgxTEE6MQ#gid=0
Click here for a list of scholarships available in the guidance office. Updated 3/18/19
Click here for the HN Community Scholarship Application
Click here for the Polar Bear Legacy Scholarship Application
Click here for the Norma Bibler U. of Findlay Scholarship Application.
Click here for a writeable version of the Hardin County Hall of Fame Scholarship applicaiton.
Click here for a writeable version of the Elks Teen of the Year Applicaiton.
Click here for a copy of the PE Waiver form. Students participating in 2 varsity sports, 2 high school cheeleading seasons, 2 marching band seasons, or any combination of 2 can waive one PE course.
***Click here for a list of the new graduation requirments, a description of the Next Generation of Assessments, and the schedule for the those tests.***
Click here for a copy of the Elks Teen of the Month Application.
Click here for a college application powerpoint
Interested in Donating to the Hardin Northern Scholarship Foundation? Click here for more information.
click here for a list of Ohio Colleges
Click here for a College preparation timeline, starting in the 8th grade!
Click here for a list of things seniors need to know.
Click here for College visit forms
Click here for Job Shadowing forms
Click here for a list of things juniors need to know.
Questions or to
request a transcript (if requesting transcript, please include maiden name,
year graduated, and address you want transcript sent to)
NOTE: Summer Transcript Requests should go to Teressa Combs at extension 1207 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Scheduling for 2019-2020
|HN course title||College course title||College credits|
|Literature Appreciation||U. of Findlay ENG 150||3 semester hours|
|Calculus||U. of Findlay MATH 141||4 semester hours|
|Spanish IV||U. of Findlay SPAN 220||3 semester hours|
|Written Communications||U. of Urbana ENG 120 and ENG 320||8 semester hours|
|Graphic Design||Rhodes CPT 2700||3 semester hours|
|3D Animation||Rhodes CPT 2770||3 semester hours|
|Multimedia||Rhodes CPT CPT 1580||3 semester hours|
|Video Editing||Rhodes CPT 2760||3 semester hours|
|American Gov't DC
|Rhodes POL 1010
Rhodes CPT 1250
|3 semester hours
3 semester hours
|American History DC to 1877
American History DC from 1877
|Rhodes HST 1610
Rhodes HST 1620
|3 semester hours
3 semester hours
|Total hours offered at HN||42 semester hours|
To take these courses, a student must register for the Hardin Northern course (must meet the prerequisites for the course). There is no cost to the student/parent unless the student fails the course. Student must meet the Universiy's enrollment criteria.
Students interested in pursuing a degree in technology would be best served by taking Written communications (8 semester hours), Graphic Design (3 semester hours), 3D Animation (3 semester hours), Multimedia (3 semester hours), and Video Editing (3 semester hours) for a total of 20 sememster hours toward a degree in technology.
Students interested in pursuing a college degree would be best served by taking Written Communications (8 semester hours), Lit Appreciation (3semester hours), Calculus (4 semester hours), Government (3 semester hours), Spanish IV (3 semester hours), 2 American History Courses (6 semester hours), and at least one Technology course (3 semester hours) for a total of 30 semester hours toward a degree (transfer).
In addition, as always, students can go TO the college campus and take courses there (large variety of possibilities). This was called Post Secondary Option in the past but is now called CCP. To participate in CCP, students/parents must fill out paper work by March 30 and submit to Hardin Northern for approval. Once approved, students must then apply to the univeristy of their choice for admittance. See Mr. Wilson for more details.
Click here for a letter from the state describing CCP and resources at your disposal.
Colleges Visiting HN
|September 12||Bowling Green|
|October 17||Ohio University|
|September 24||Youngstown State|
|October 23||UNOH Seniors only|
|October 19||Ohio State|
Testing Schedule and Information
Class of 2018 and beyond, click here for graduation requirments.
The next opportunity to take End Of Course Exams is in December of 2017
NOTE: All 11th graders will take the ACT test in April at no cost to the student. This is a state mandate and could provide an alternative route to graduation.
|ACT Test Date||Registration
|SAT Test Date||Registration
|September 9||August 4||October 7||September 8|
|November 4||October 5|
|December 9||November 3||December 2||November 2|
|February 10||January 12||March 10||February 9|
|April 14||March 9||May 5||April 6|
|June 9||May 4||June 2||May 3|
Note: For a list of colleges that require or recommend the Optional Writing Component of the ACT, go to www.act.org/aap/writingpref
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