1457 Maine Street, Poland, ME 04274
Phone 207-998-5400| Fax 207-998-5060
School Hours 7:40-2:10 (1:10 Wednesday)

Hello Class of 2022!

More info will be posted this spring as we talk more about getting ready for senior year and life after PRHS but in the meantime, check out this super comprehensive guide on beginning your college search process.

It's JUNIOR APPOINTMENT time!  Please email or stop in to see Mrs. Carter to set up a time to meet with your counselor! Please complete this short Junior Appointment Questionnaire to help us prepare for our meeting.

Junior Guidance Update #1:  Introduction! - Video   Slides Only

Junior Guidance Update #2:  Intro to the Common App - Video

Junior Guidance Update #3:  How to Use Big Future to Search for Colleges - Video

Junior Guidance Update #4:  How to Visit Colleges During a Pandemic - Video

Junior Guidance Update #5:  Thinking of Taking a College Class While in HS?  Video    Slides Only

Common Application - the Common App is used by hundereds of colleges/universities across the country.  It allows you to complete one application for several institutions.  You can start your Common App during Junior Year and your info will be rolled forward to the 2021-22 Application (the one you need for applying to colleges as a Senior).  Watch this quick Introduction Video and then check out these video tutorials on completing each section of the Common App.

Check out these "Ask the Expert" videos from Bates College that tackle all sorts of college-related topics and listen to these podcasts from Dartmouth College about the admissions process!


Virtual College Fair - over 80 colleges represented, including many Maine schools.  April 29, 2021 from 2-3:30pm

University of Maine System On Track for College Virtual College Fairs

NACAC National College Fairs

NEACAC College Fairs -  over 180 colleges:  April 14, May 16

Virtual Christian College Fair

New England Area Regional Reps Admissions & Application Bootcamp - weekly beginning March 15 on topics like: building college lists and essay writing

6 Colleges Events (Amherst, Bowdoin, Carleton, Williams, Swarthmore & Pomona) - great for students considering any competitive college:  Junior Jumpstart & Special Session for First Generation & Low Income Students

GEAR UP Maine - virtual campus tours of several Maine colleges/universities

Wondering About How to Pay for College?  FAME (The Finance Authority of Maine) is our state's experts on all things financial aid related! They are offering FREE, online information sessions for families to learn more about financial aid and how to get it!  Watch this quick video to learn more about what the Info Sessions are like and then click here to sign up to attend one of these Zoom sessions:

Tuesday, March 9 at 6:00 PM

Thursday, March 25 at 6:00 PM

Tuesday, April 6 at 6:00 PM

Thursday, April 29 at 6:00 PM 

Wednesday, May 12 at 6:00 PM

Monday, May 24 at 6:00 PM

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