Counseling Office

 

Welcome to the BHS Counseling Office!

 

Please scroll down on this page for information regarding registering a new student at Belchertown High School (or see New Student Registration tab), obtaining transcripts, and other important information.

If you have any questions or need additional information, please do not hesitate to contact Lynn Drawec, Counseling Office Administrative Assistant, at 413-323-9351, press 4 or at ldrawec@belchertownps.org.

 

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Transcript Request for Colleges 

 

Transcripts for college admission can now be requested via Google Forms by clicking on the link below.  You must use your BHS google account to access this form. 

 

Transcript Request Form 2021-2022

 

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INSTANT ACCEPT DAYS COMING SOON!

 

Springfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Community College will be holding Instant Accept Days right here at Belchertown High School in January - STCC on January 26 and HCC on January 27.  This super easy process involves seniors signing up in the School Counseling Office and completing the online application to either STCC or HCC or both.  There are no fees.  The Counseling Office will provide transcripts. 

 

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Scholarship List 2021-2022

 

The list of scholarships for 2021-2022 is now available and is updated every time a new scholarship becomes available.  Keep checking back!  In order to view the Scholarship List 2021-2022 you must be signed into your belchertownps.org account.  Click on the link below to view the list to see what scholarship opportunites are available.

 

Scholarship List 2021-2022

 

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Class of 2022 Local Scholarship Application

 

Local Scholarships are scholarships awarded to Belchertown High School graduating seniors by benefactors and groups from Belchertown or the surrounding areas or who have ties to Belchertown High School.  Some local scholarships require that the Local Scholarship Application be attached to their forms.  The Local Scholarship Applicaton may also be required for some of the chosen scholarships (those scholarships chosen by a selection committee).  The Local Scholarship Application must be completed and submitted to the School Counseling Office by Friday, March 4, 2022, at 2:10 pm.  No Local Scholarship Applications will be accepted after this time - No Exceptions. 

 

Class of 2022 Local Scholarship Application

 

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Work Permits
 

Work permits are issued in the Superintendent's Office at the Belchertown Public Schools Central Office, 14 Maple Street, Belchertown.  The hours of operation are 8:00 am to 4:00 pm.  The phone number is 323-0423 extension 100.  Please click on the link below for more information.  You must have a job prior to obtaining a work permit.  

Work Permit Application Process

 

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2021-2022 PROGRAM OF STUDIES AND COURSE SELECTION SHEETS

Program of Studies 2021-2022

Course Selection Sheet 2021-2022

Grade 9 Course Selection Sheet 2021-2022

 

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2021-2022 School Counselor Student Assignments are listed under the "Contacts" tab or at the link below.

 

2021-2022 School Counselor Student Assignments

 

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RMV Documents for Learner's Permits and Driver's Licenses

Documents required by the Registry of Motor Vehicles can be obtained by calling or emailing Ms. Drawec, the Administrative Assistant in the School Counseling Office.  She can provide students with the necessary documents that are accepted by the RMV – Official Enrollment Verification Letter and Official Transcript.  You may contact Ms. Drawec by phone at 413-323-9351 or by email at ldrawec@belchertownps.org.  You will need to provide the student’s name, an email address where these documents can be sent, and a phone number in case there are any questions.

 

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NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION

Registration for new students is now being processed by Mrs. Christina Aponte in the Superintendent's Office.  Please click on the link below for access to the Student Registration Packet.  If you have any questions, you may contact Mrs. Aponte at 413-323-0423 extension 100.

Student Registration Packet

 

The following documents are required to register a new student at BHS:
 

Birth Certificate

Custody/Guardianship Documentation (if applicable)

Current Physical Exam (within 1 year)

Immunization Record

Two (2) Forms of Proof of Residency

Transcript of Grades

Final or Current Report Card

Grades-to-Date of Leaving (if during school year)

Discipline Record/Statement

Attendance Record

MCAS/Standardized Test Results

Special Education Records/504/DCAP (if applicable)  

 

** School Choice inquiries must be made to the Superintendent's Office at 413-323-0423 extension 100. **

 

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NEED TRANSCRIPTS?

If you are a graduate of BHS/attended BHS and you need a copy of your transcript,
you can either email (preferred) the Administrative
Assistant at ldrawec@belchertownps.org or call the BHS School 
Counseling Office at
413-323-9351 Press 4.  

You must provide your name (clearly spelled),
your graduation year or years of attendance, the complete
address or an email of where you would like your transcript sent,
and a telephone number where you can be reached
(in case further information is needed).  

 

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2021-2022 School Profile

BHS School Code = 220115

(for CollegeBoard testing/ACT testing/The Common App.)

 

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