Tyrone Area School District
701 Clay Avenue Tyrone, PA 16686
Phone: 814-684-0710 FAX: 814-684-8408

High School Counseling Office

The HS guidance counselor is available to meet with students in individual and group sessions in order to address personal/social, academic and career needs.  Other resources and services are available as well including, but not limited to:

  • Student Assistance Program where students are matched up with a weekly counselor from an outside agency.  Parent permission is required for this service. 
  • Academic support (voluntary) and Academic Detention (assigned) used to assist students who are struggling with understanding /completing their school work.  This is available Monday- Thursday from 3:15-4:15 in room 213
  • Project safeguard-a team of counselors/administrators review students grades, attendance and discipline and discuss appropriate interventions on a weekly basis
  • Guidance staff is available to assist with SAT registration/College application submission daily

Peer tutoring is a guidance program where High School students are linked to elementary and middle school students as both a tutor and a mentor. Students in this program are graded and given credit.


Guidance Counselor:

Tiffany Johannides

(814)-684-4240  ext. 3705


Guidance Secretary

Karen Raling

High School


ext. 3704


Guidance Links:

Bridges Transitions-Choices Planner

College Planning Calendar

Scholarships for Seniors

Making it Count!

PSU High School Course Requirements for Admission
NCAA Website for Student Athletes

(NCAA Application Instructions)

The Challenge Program

Other Helpful Links:

www.collegeboard.com (Register for the SAT)

www.fafsa.ed.gov (Federal Student Aid)

www.fastweb.com (Scholarship Search)

www.educationplanner.com (Planning for Future Education)

www.careerbuilder.com (Job Search)

www.pacareerlink.state.pa.us (Commonwealth Workforce Development System)



Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency Information letter



Parents we regret the FASFA workshop will not be rescheduled, but please utilize the info below as needed.


Filing the FAFSA adds up to $$ for college. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the key to accessing most financial aid for college. Learn everything you need to know about the FAFSA in less than an hour without leaving your home. With this webinar, you'll gain a better understanding of each section of the FAFSA so you can best help your student complete it as well have an opportunity to ask questions. Registration is required.

Wed, Feb 12, 2014 12:00 PM EST

Wed, Feb 12, 2014 6:00 PM EST

Thu, Feb 13, 2014 12:00 PM EST

Thu, Feb 13, 2014 6:00 PM EST

Please direct parents/students to the following website

or visit www.pa529.com and click "webinars"






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