Guidance Counseling

Guidance Department Services
Testing Information

PSAT results are in, and score folders will be distributed to students this Wednesday and Thursday. All the information needed to interpret the scores and learn how to access the My College QuickStart program can be found on the College Board’s website here: All Pope John students who took the PSAT have access to the QuickStart program, which provides students with practice tests, a personalized SAT study plan including suggested skill improvement and strategies to improve them, and a full copy of the score report. My College QuickStart also has personality and career aptitude tests and college information. This detailed program is free to all Pope John students; the initial login access code is found on the score report.

AP (Advanced Placement) tests will be administered in the spring to students who are currently taking an AP class and wish to take the test. The AP Exam Schedule for 2014 will be Monday, May 5- Friday, May 16.  

The Hugh O’ Brien Leadership Award is an award given to one 10th grade student each year. This is a highly respected leadership opportunity and is wonderful for developing leadership skills. We will be presenting applications for this award to 10th graders during September  More information on this program can be found at

Parents can contact Mrs. Cox if they need information about other concerns as well.