MHS Guidance/School Counseling Department
Office Hours: 7:15am - 2:45pm
(386) 447 - 1575 (ext. 8120 or 8116)

Guidance resource forms or links can be found in the document library or click here to access Guidance documents.




Carue Davis - School Counselor for students (A - E) :  C. Davis meeting request form 

Yasmin Cuevas - School Counselor for students (F - Le and AICE): Y. Cuevas meeting request form

Tammy Sawyer - School Head Counselor for students (Li - Ri): T. Sawyer meeting request form

Karen Feist - School Counselor (Ro - Z): K. Feist meeting request form

All meeting request forms can be found here or in the document library's guidance folder also.


Counseling Support Staff:

Angela Coates - MIS

Kathy Ryan - Registrar

Kathy Summerlot - Guidance Secretary, Upper Spot


Important School Information:

School Code: CEEB#102007


Senior Information:

Scholarship : This application is available online and will be discussed at the senior scholarship information meeting scheduled for October 28, 2020 from 6:30pm-8:00pm in the dining hall. It is also beneficial to check the wall just outside the registrar's office on the 2nd floor in building 5. There are scholarships posted there when they become available.

NextStepU Scholarship Information - A "one -stop shop" for seniors and parents that includes college resources, college match tools, scholarship search tool and a ton of content relating to college.

Senior Information Packet



Additional Information for Students at Matanzas High School:

My Four Year Plan - This form is for 9th graders to help plan out their high school career. 

Community Service Log - Students who complete community service hours please use this sheet to document the time spent volunteering.


College Advising Essentials:

Finding the perfect college, College Entrance Exams, Questions to ask admissions counselors, students and professors, campus visit checklist, application and recommendation letter tips, college essay tips, financial aid fact vs. myth.

College Advising Essentials Handbook


Financial Aid Information:

Take the first step to pay for college - learn how to complete the 2020-2021 FAFSA.

For many students, the first step to getting money for college is completing the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid). Students and parents can attend Mapping Your Future training for completing the 2020-2021 FAFSA. Students planning on attending college in the fall of 2021 need to complete the FAFSA to apply for federal financial aid, as well as some state and institutional aid.

Florida Financial Aid (Bright Futures) Application tutorial quick guide

Dual Enrollment:

Dual Enrollments opportunities are offered through Flagler Technical College, Daytona State College, University of Florida, University of North Florida, and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Please explore this Padlet created by Guidance for more information.