School Counselor

Julie Phillips, M.Ed., NCC
School Counselor
Lowndes Academy
215 South Broad Street
Post Office Box 99
Lowndesboro, AL 36752
Phone: 334-278-3366
Fax: 334-278-4476
Email: counselor.lowndesacademy@gmail.com

Counseling Department
The Guidance and Counseling Program is comprehensive and is designed to meet the developmental needs of all Lowndes Academy students. Its purpose is to contribute to the success of student learning and overall planning.

Our program adheres to the National Standards for School Counseling Programs.

The Standards are based on providing success through activities designed to ensure students’ academic, career, and personal/social development.

The program is delivered through individual counseling, small group counseling, large group guidance, consultation, and coordination.

The Mission of the Counseling Department is as follows:
To support and encourage every student to make choices which will promote a positive transition into adulthood.

To advocate on behalf of each student according to individual needs and circumstances.

To encourage and support students as they set and meet goals that reflect high expectations for educational achievement.

Links:

ACT – http://www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act.html

FASFA – https://fafsa.ed.gov/

SAT – https://collegereadiness.collegeboard.org/sat

College Application, Scholarship and Financial Aid Guide Book – http://fairopportunityproject.com/book/guide.pdf

The Common Application – http://www.commonapp.org/

The 10 best sites to search for scholarships – http://college.usatoday.com/2016/01/06/best-scholarship-resources/

3 hours ago

We will be having our Fall Festival in the gym tomorrow, October 24th. It will take place between 6 and 8 pm. The tickets are $0.75 a piece or eight tickets for $5.00. Everyone is invited!!!

2 days ago

"Live your dreams by setting and taking action on your goals; this will prepare you to live the life that you once only dreamed of." - Catherine Pulsifer

10/20/17

Our upperclassmen were visited ... See more

3 days ago

10/19/17

This morning we had the Honors Breakfast for our students the made all As and A/B honor roll for the first 9 weeks. It is wonderful to see students recognized for their hard academic work. ... See more

3 days ago

I am so proud of these three seniors. Between these ladies, they have already received over $250,000 in scholarships. Congratulations!

Keep up the great work LA Class of 2018!

5 days ago

Reminder we will be taking sports pictures tomorrow. This will include all football and cheerleading. Remember to bring your uniforms to school. We are aware that elementary will be on a feel trip ... See more

6 days ago

10/16/17

Our Lady Rebels leaving to go play Autauga. Good luck ladies! Beat the Generals!

1 week ago

The Lowndes Academy Varsity Volleyball team will be playing Autauga today. The game will start at 4pm and will be at Autauga Academy. Good luck Lady Rebels!

1 week ago

10/13/17 - 'Pink Out Patrician'

Today is the last home football game of the year against Patrician. We wore pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Several members of our faculty had some ... See more

1 week ago

We will be having a fundraiser this weekend for the 10th grade Washington DC trip. Come out and eat some yummy food in support of these great students.

1 week ago

The Lowndes Academy Pee Wee football game will start at 6pm on Monday night at Hooper. Go Rebels!