Counseling Department

 

Welcome to the Counseling Department at Fox Meadows High School. Our counselors are here to attend each student’s social, emotional, and academic needs. We highly encourage the involvement of all parents and welcome you to call and meet with our counseling staff routinely throughout the school year. Please contact your child’s teacher(s) directly for questions regarding grades and academic progress.

Counseling Staff

 
Staff Name Position
Phone Number
E-Mail Address
Jason Tobacco School Counselor
(914)248-3668
jtobacco@pnwboces.org
Mark Endres School Counselor
(914)248-3683
mendres@pnwboces.org
Randy Hill School Social Worker
(914)248-3293
rhill@pnwboces.org
Emanuella Howley School Social Worker
(914)248-3678
ehowley@pnwboces.org
Dr. Penny Beckman School Psychologist
(914)607-6772
pbeckman@pnwboces.org
 

Resources

 
HIGH SCHOOL REQUIREMENTS  
Graduation Requirements http://www.p12.nysed.gov/ciai/gradreq/intro.html
   
CAREER EXPLORATION  
Career Zone NY http://www.nycareerzone.org/
Occupational Outlook Handbook http://www.bls.gov/oco
N Y State Department of Labor http://www.labor.state.ny.us/
Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES Tech Center http://www.pnwboces.org/techcenter/tech/index.htm
Employment and Independent Living Services http://www.acces.nysed.gov/vr/
   
COLLEGE/TECHNICAL/TRADE INFORMATION  
PSAT/SAT http://www.collegeboard.org
ACT http://act.org
PSAT/SAT and ACT Prep http://www.number2.com
Find your High School’s CEEB Code http://www.suny.edu/Student/search_highschool/index.cfm
The Common Application https://www.commonapp.org
College Search http://collegesearch.collegeboard.com/search/index.jsp
How to Finance and Succeed in College http://www.gocollege.com
Find colleges that match your needs http://www.collegeview.com/collegesearch/index.js
Directory of Trade Schools http://www.trade-schools.net
Putnam/Northern Westchester BOCES Tech Center http://www.pnwboces.org/techcenter/tech/index.htm
Free Application for Federal Student Aid http://www.fafsa.ed.gov
   
TRANSITION SERVICES  
Employment and Independent Living Services http://www.acces.nysed.gov/vr/
Opportunities for Students with Disabilities http://www.westchesterarc.org/services/career.html
   
SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL ISSUES  
Drug/Alcohol Prevention http://www.drug-rehabs.com
National Eating Disorders Association http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org
Understanding Mental Illness http://www.nimh.nih.gov/index.shtml
Information about Domestic Violence http://www.domesticviolence.org
National Suicide Prevention http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org