MHS Guidance/School Counseling Department
Office Hours: 7:15am - 2:45pm
(386) 447 - 1575 (ext. 5118 or 6109)


Add/Drop Form
Add/Drop Period is from August 27, 2020 to September 7, 2020.



Carue Davis - School Counselor for students (A - E) 

Pat Trimmer - School Head Counselor for students (F - Le and AICE)

Tammy Sawyer - School Counselor for students (Li - Ri)

Karen Feist - School Counselor (Ro - Z)

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


Counseling Support Staff:

Angela Coates - MIS

Kathy Ryan - Registrar

Kathy Summerlot - Guidance Secretary, Upper Spot


Important School Information:

School Code: CEEB#102007


Senior Scholarship Information:

Scholarship - Information regarding scholarship opportunities for Seniors. 

Senior Scholarship Application Information - This application must be filled out (typed) and returned to Ms. Summerlot in Guidance to be eligible for local scholarships. 

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.


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 2019-2020 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 2019-20 FAFSA. Students planning on attending college in the fall of 2020 need to complete the FAFSA to apply for federal financial aid, as well as some state and institutional aid.