We hope that our site will provide you with answers to your
questions and information for helping young people pursue
The mission of the Newport News Public Schools
Guidance Services Department is to provide a structural comprehensive
program that is preventive and proactive in nature and focuses
on each student's potential for growth within the context
of his or her individual, family, and multicultural perspective.
We do that with the assistance of certified,
professional guidance counselors who assist students, parents,
school staff, and outside agencies daily in each of our schools.
A vital goal in the performance of our duties
is to provide the highest quality assistance, counseling,
and direction to our students. Therefore, we want our site
to provide answers for students, parents, and anyone with
questions about helping young people strive for and achieve
their highest goals and aspirations.
Feel free to browse the many links our site
has to offer. As you explore the various pages, we welcome
your e-mail comments and suggestions that you might have.
Aid / Scholarships -- Search for scholarships and
loans, estimate your financial contribution, calculate your
need, research the best loans, find the best way to finance
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Early College Program
Prepare for higher education and earn college credit during high school.
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School Counselors -- These are the counselors who work on a day-to-day basis
with NNPS students. Contact them for appointments, questions,
or to provide additional information about your student which
might be helpful to them.