Mrs. Bridges, College & Career Counselor
bridgeak@pwcs.edu
703-743-3712
Office Hours: 7:30am-2:30pm M-F

(Admissions Reps: BHS is registered on RepVisits Naviance or email DrzewiEM@pwcs.edu)

College and career counseling is a process designed to help students better know and understand themselves and the world of work in order to make career, educational, and life decisions.  This is a lifelong process filled with personal changes, situational changes, and unique experiences.

The goal of career counseling is to empower students to make decisions and share knowledge while highlighting personal skills/talents to help students make future career and life decisions. 

Announcements:
College and Career Counselor is available to all students.   

Transcript process:
Step 1: Sign and submit FERPA to counseling office. The secretary will enable your permission to request transcripts on Naviance Student
Step 2: Submit electronic transcript request in Naviance Student. Click "Colleges -> "Colleges I'm Applying To"-> "Request Transcripts" (red plus circle top right corner)
Step 3: Complete "Official Transcript Request Form" and turn it into the counseling secretary. Make any necessary payments. (15 school day processing window begins at this point)

Review the College Application Check List

College & Career Visits

Any student interested in attending a college or career visit at Battlefield during the school day must register electronically through Naviance Student to get a pass. No passes will be written the day of the visit. Please plan ahead and coordinate with your teachers for any missed work.

The college visit schedule will be updated as we are contacted by additional representatives. DON'T MISS THESE OPPORTUNITIES!

Please check Naviance Student for updates throughout the year.  Visits are typically held in Lecture Hall 1 (by the auditorium).

Naviance Student
Naviance Student is a free, online resource for all of PWCS high school students. Students can assess their strengths and interests, explore career options, search for colleges, apply for scholarships, sign up for college visits at BHS, create resumes, order transcripts, and much more!

Each student has a Username: PWCS student ID number  
Initial Password: birthday MMDDYYYY 
Please make sure to change this initial password after successfully logging in for the first time.

Enrichment Opportunities

Are you looking for an enrichment opportunity? Do you want to find something to do over the summer? You can now find information regarding these opportunities in one location! Please visit Naviance Student and click on the "Colleges" tab. 

Once there you'll see a link to"Enrichment Programs" where you will find a list of opportunities and information regarding the application process, cost, contact information, and more.