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Pines Middle & High School - Guidance Department


Welcome to Franklin Academy’s Guidance Department. Our counselors are here to assist students in the areas of Academic, Personal/Social and Career Development. We are committed to helping each student reach his/her personal goals.


GUIDANCE COUNSELORS

Counselors are assigned by the first letter of the student’s last name:


UNIVERSITY INFORMATION


COLLEGE ENTRANCE EXAMS


Most colleges use both SAT and ACT test results to help determine admission eligibility. Both tests are widely accepted. We recommend students take both tests in order to determine which test is better for them.​


COLLEGE FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE


SCHOLARSHIPS


OTHER

  • Graduation Requirements
  • Community Service Hours
    • 40 Hours are Required to Graduate!!!
    • You must ensure that you are performing your hours with a non-profit agency
    • For opportunities and acceptable locations ask your guidance counselors or check-out Hands On Broward
    • More hours are required for the Bright Futures Scholarships
    • 100 hours for Florida Academic Scholarship
    • 75 hours for Florida Medallion Scholarship
    • ​​Student Service Volunteer Hours Log Sheet


Please consult with your counselor for more information.