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 Newsletters

October 2015
June 2015

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

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

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 2015

College Representative Visits

College Scorecard

College Board: College Search/SAT/PSAT

Transcript Request Form

Recalculate Your GPA

Massachusetts Public State Universities Admissions Standards

Mass. Transfer

Financial Aid for College

Financial Aid Night 12/1/15 at 6PM






Colleges & Scholarships Search Site

Websites & Resources

Community Service

EPP State Requirements

MCAS Information

Military Opt-Out

NCAA Eligibility

Testing Schedules - SAT and ACT

Accredited Online Colleges

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