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The Guidance Department assists students in dealing with academic decisions, career plans, personal problems, social skills, and other areas in preparing the student to take her/his place in our society. The Guidance Department is located behind the main office area.

During the school year, the counselors have group meetings and individual conferences to address the issues of each year of high school and to help students make good decisions. Counselors meet with juniors and seniors regularly to begin the college orientation process. They provide support to all students throughout the year, and have a wealth of information that will help students plan their future. Students should feel free to make appointments with their counselor when they need advice on any problem. 

AP Exam Registration
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Belmont High School is excited to announce that all advanced placement students will order their AP exams through Total Registration – a tool that allows you to register and pay for AP exams online. 

Online Exam registration will begin on Monday, January 28th, 2019 at 8:10 AM and end on Tuesday, March 5th, 2019 at 3:00 PM. In order to register, students should click on the link provided on the school website or visit www.TotalRegistration.net/AP/220123 to register.  To complete registration, students must answer all of the required questions. Registration is not complete until students have printed the pdf of the confirmation page that is provided at the end. We know that parents may desire to register their students for exams. We strongly recommend that parents and students are both present while registering to ensure that the correct exams are ordered.

Belmont High School is excited to offer families the convenience of paying exam fees online at the time of registration. Upon the completion of registration, the student will be prompted to pay either by credit/debit card online or by mailing payment to Total Registration. No money will be accepted by Belmont High School. Students who want to pay by mail should mail their payment to Total Registration by March 5th to ensure payment is made prior to the deadline.

Here are the important dates for the registration process:

  • Mon, January 28th, 2019 at 8:10 AM - Registration Begins
  • Tue, February 26th, 2019 at 8:00 AM - Registrations and payments after this date will incur a $10 late fee per registration.
  • Tue, March 5th, 2019 at 3:00 PM - Registration Ends
  • Tue, March 5th, 2019 - Last day to cancel an exam and receive a full refund.
  • Fri, March 8th, 2019 at 3:00 PM - Registrations that have not been paid for will be cancelled and exams will not be ordered.

Please contact Ms Brittany King, bking@belmont.k12.ma.us, if you would like to register for an exam not listed or have any questions.

Financial Aid Night School Year 2018-2019
Junior Future Planning Night School Year 2018-2019

All presented materials at the Junior Future Planning Night on December 6th are available here:

Department Contact

Office hours: Mon - Fri 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
Office phone: (617)993-5910
Fax: (617)993-5919
Department Secretary: Ms. Carole Sceppa

CEEB code: 220123

Address: Belmont High School
221 Concord Avenue
Belmont, MA 02478
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Guidance Counselors:

Ms. Brittany King
Ms. Stacie Ross
Ms. Sherri Turner
Mr. James Brown
Ms. Jessica Truslow
Mr Matthew Ruane

Parents/guardians are welcome to make appointments with their child's counselor to discuss concerns about their child.

 

Guidance Counselor & Assistant Principal Assignments 2018-2019

Counselors assigned by first letter of student’s last name.

YOG Ms. Ross Mr. Brown Mr. Ruane Ms. King Ms. Truslow Ms. Turner
2019 A - Che Chi - Ga Ge - K L - Mon Moo - Se Sh - Z
2020 A - Car Cas - Di Do - I J - Mi Mo - Sm So - Z
2021 A - Cm Co - E F - H I - Man Mar - R S - Z
2022 A - Cl Co - Fe Fi - J K - Mc Me - Sa Sc - Z
Assistant Principal Mr. O'Brien               Ms. Hurtubise Mr. Bruno
 YOG 2019 (I - L) & 2020 2019 (A - H) & 2021
2019 (J - Z) & 2022

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To excuse a student’s absence, the parent/guardian must call the high school attendance office the night before, or the day of the student’s absence.

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