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/

9 months ago

In an effort to streamline social media at school, I will be only using the main Lowndes Academy Facebook page. I will still be posting pictures, events and updates to the Lowndes Academy page. If ... See more

9 months ago

10/30/17

Today is the start of the Alabama College Application Week Campaign. We had several seniors boys that applied to many different colleges all over the state of Alabama. Keep up the good work ... See more

9 months ago

10/28/2017 - Saturday

Avery and Madolynn played in the AISA All Star Volleyball Game. They both did an awesome job. They did a wonderful job representing Lowndes Academy. Congratulations ladies!

9 months ago

There are 36 different colleges/universities that will be waiving their application fee for the Alabama College Application Week Campaign next week (October 30 - November 3). Below is a list of the ... See more

9 months ago

Next week is Alabama College Application Week Campaign (ALCAC). If you have a senior, this is a great time for them to apply to college. I have a list of 24 colleges that will be waiving their ... See more

9 months ago

10/26/2017

These two ladies will be participating in the All-Star Volleyball game on Saturday, October 28th. The game will be held at Lee-Scott Academy in Auburn at 2 pm. Congratulations Madolynn ... See more

9 months ago

10/24/17

Fall Festival was a huge success! Everyone had a blast!!!

Thank you to the Art Club for putting on the event. Thank you to everyone that came out.

9 months ago

Reminder: the Fall Festival will be tonight in the gym from 6 to 8. Bring your friends!

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!!!

9 months ago

10/23/2017

The 4th grade did an awesome job this year on their log cabins for Mrs. Pam's class.

9 months 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!!!