Comet Counseling

Meet the Counselor

Ashley Finley

Ashley Finley

Marionville High School Counselor

417-258-2521
afinley@marionville.us

Welcome Message

Hello! Welcome to the website for the Counseling Department at Marionville High School. The purpose of this website is to share important information about information from the counseling department….whether that be tips for parents, to testing schedules, to making plans for after high school.

Counseling Info

Bullying Incident Form

Suicide Hotlines

Local Resources
  • Center for Life Coaching and Counseling (417) 671-9856
  • Clark Center (417) 476-1000
  • Clark Center Crisis Hotline: 1-800-801-4405
  • Burrell Behavioral Health 1-800-494-7355
National Resources
  • CrisisTextLine.org (24-hour nationwide): text 741741
  • Download “A Friend Asks” App at JasonFoundation.com
  • The Trevor Project (Crisis & Suicide Prevention Lifeline for LGBTQ Youth) 866-488-7386

ACT Testing Dates

Marionville’s School Code: 262-090

The October and April tests are given at Marionville High School!! Fee waivers are available if you are on free or reduced lunch.

Visit www.actstudent.org to register!

Test Date
October 26th
December 14th
Feburary 8th
April 4th
June 13th
July 18th
Registration Deadline
September 20th
November 8th
Janurary 10th
February 28th
May 8th
June 19th

Programs of Interest

A+ Program

To be eligible for assistance you must meet the following requirements:

 High School Students Initial PostsecondaryStudents Renewal Students
  • Be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or lawfully present in the U.S.
  • Enter into a written agreement with your high school prior to graduation.
  • Attend a designated A+ high school for 3 consecutive years immediately prior to graduation.1
  • Graduate with an overall grade point average of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • Have at least a 95% attendance record overall for grades 9-12.
  • Perform at least 50 hours of unpaid tutoring or mentoring, of which up to 25% may include job shadowing.
  • Maintain a record of good citizenship and avoid the unlawful use of drugs and/or alcohol.
  • Beginning with the high school senior class of 2015, have achieved a score of proficient or advanced on the Algebra I end of course exam or a higher level DESE approved end-of-course exam in the field of mathematics.3

http://dhe.mo.gov/ppc/grants/aplusscholarship.php

  • Continue to meet the eligibility requirements for initial students.
  • Maintain a 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 scale and otherwise maintain satisfactory academic progress as defined by your school.4
  • Make a good faith effort to secure all available federal financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)each academic year.  If you are attending a school that does not participate in Title IV programs you must complete the FAFSA4caster,which is a tool for estimating your level of need for federal financial aid.
Marionville High School offers dual credit through OTC, MSU and Drury University. Currently, half of all dual credit tuition is paid by the high school- what an opportunity for our students!

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