Academic Advising

Rising 7th and 8th Grade Information and Resources

Carl Sandburg Middle School Counselors will meet with elementary schools for Academic Advising in the coming months.  Students are expected to input classes before meeting with counselors. When counselors meet with students, they will verify that students are in the correct classes.

Rising 9th Grade at Mount Vernon High School Information and Resources

Mt. Vernon High School and Sandburg Middle School counselors will meet during their Health/PE class periods.  Please refer to the Mount Vernon HS Academic Advising page for additional resources and support. You will find a link to MVHS’s course catalog that will provide you with detailed information for each class offered.  

Rising 9th Grade at West Potomac High School Information and Resources

Counselors from Sandburg MS and West Potomac HS will meet with students during their Health/PE class periods.  Please refer to the West Potomac HS Academic Advising page for more details.

West Potomac HS will be using the online course request feature available in StudentVUE.  Students may login to StudentVUE and begin to select courses by clicking on the “Course Request” tab.  This feature allows students to enter their courses prior to meeting with their school counselor, maximizing the time they have during individual academic advising.