Notre Dame School Counseling Department

Mrs. Emily Swancott  (Students  A-K)
(315) 724-5118 x 27

Mrs. Christy Harlander  (Students  L-Z)
(315) 724-5118 x 28

Mrs. Laurie Cardone - Secretary
(315) 724-5118 x 11


Any student taking an Advanced Placement course must pay for and take the corresponding AP exam on the specified exam date and time.  Please note that we will be collecting the fee for the exams on or before       February 16, 2018.  The fee for each exam your son or daughter takes is $93 to be turned into Mrs. Cardone in the Guidance Office.  There is a reduced fee for students receiving free or reduced lunch, which is $15.


Test Prep

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Please be sure to check our Scholarship Information Page                 

New scholarships will be posted daily as they arrive 


  What do we do?

  • Assist students with academic, social, emotional and behavior concerns
  • Monitor attendance to ensure student success
  • College and career counseling
  • Research, organize and nominate students for scholarships
  • Active role in Instructional Support Team
  • Help coordinate an easy transition for new students
  • Liaison between parents and Notre Dame staff as well as outside agency
  • Communicate with local colleges  to establish connections for students
  • Schedule and organize College and Military Recruiters visits for Juniors and Seniors
  • Administer the PSAT tests and review results with Juniors
  • Have in depth individual meetings with 10th, 11th and 12th graders for post-high school planning
  • And SO much more!

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Graduation Requirements