The Guidance Department provides the assistance and the resources necessary for the students of Holyoke High School to prepare for and to pursue higher education and/or a rewarding career and to function as responsible citizens in a diverse society. Holyoke High School counselors will develop and deliver counseling programs and services that provide all students with the requisite knowledge and skills for success in the academic/technical, workplace readiness, and personal/social domains.
Our goal is to ensure that every student has these necessary skills for school and future success.


Guidance News


Academic Programs & Information

Academic Support Services

Course Selection Guide

Graduation Requirements/
Requisitos para la Graduación

Marking Periods & Issuance of Progress Report Cards

Renaissance - Academic
Incentive Program

School Calendars

School Profile

College Planning & Financial Aid

Financial Aid Night 12/1/15 at 6PM

Accredited Online Colleges

Avanza 2 College free support program for college bound students and their families

Applying to College: Timeline & Requirements 10/15/15

Career Choices—Find the Right Program for You! 11/4/15

Start Near, Go Far-Transfer Opportunities 12/10/15

Financial Aid and Scholarships 1/14/16

Filling Out Your FAFSA 2/11/16

Last Chance: Apply to College, FAFSA & Scholarships 3/16/16

College Acceptances 2014-2015

College Representative Visits

College Scorecard

College Board/SAT/PSAT

Especialmente Para Latinos

FAFSA Help Available

Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FASFA)

Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA)


Testing Schedules - SAT and ACT

Transcript Request Form

Your Plan for College
(Parents/ students will need to contact their guidance counselor for their login information).

Websites & Resources

Community Service

EPP State Requirements

Mass College Resources

Mass. Transfer Options

MCAS Information

Military Opt-Out

NCAA Eligibility

500 Beech Street
Holyoke, MA 01040
Phone: (413) 534-2020
Fax: (413) 534-2098