MHS Counseling Department

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    Phone: (609) 466-7602      Fax: (609) 466-7689
    MHS Guidance

    PSAT/NMSQT Exam Registration for Grade 11 students ONLY

    Registration will begin on Monday, November 30th, and will end on Sunday, January 10th. Registration is $17.

    IMPORTANT!! If MHS is still following the virtual instruction model on January 26th, the PSAT will be canceled, and students will receive a full refund of their registration fee. The PSAT/NMSQT is the qualifying exam for the National Merit Scholarship Program.  If a grade 11 student cannot test due to a school closure or other circumstances but would like to be considered for the National Merit Scholarship, please reference CollegeBoard’s Alternate Entry to the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program.

     Webinar for Parents of Sophomores 



    "College Admission in the Era of COVID 19" by Peter Van Buskirk


    Class of 2021
    College Application Process Webinar



    AP Exam Registration Information  

    For the 2021 AP exams, students at Montgomery High School will be registering online. Online Exam registration will begin on Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 7:00 AM and end on Mon, Nov 2, 2020 at 11:59 PM. The AP exam registration process is two steps, but both can be completed in one sitting when the student and parent/guardian do this together. Even if you do not plan to take the AP exam, you need to complete both steps to access the College Board’s AP resources.

    Both steps must be completed in order to have AP exams ordered:

    Step 1: Begin the process by registering at Here you will indicate both the AP courses you are taking this year and the exams you wish to take. You will receive your join codes and directions to complete the second required step. Any exam fees will be paid online so be sure to have a debit card or credit card available before beginning registration. 

    Step 2: Use the join codes provided at the completion of step one to enroll the student's AP courses and exams in the College Board's system.


    This year each AP exam costs $100.00.

    Tue, Sep 8, 2020 at 7:00 AM - Registration Begins


    Mon, Nov 2, 2020 at 11:59 PM - Registration Ends


    Tue, Nov 3, 2020 - Registrations that have not been paid for will be cancelled and exams will not be ordered.


    Mon, Nov 16 2020 - Sun, Feb 28, 2021 - Late registration period. Exams ordered during late registration will cost $150.


    Sun, Feb 28, 2021 - Last day to cancel an exam and receive a full refund.


    2020-21 Counselor Assignments 

     Virtual Job Board

    Here we will post job opportunities for MHS students as we receive them.


    The People Project


    Managing Anxiety Tip Sheet!!


     Resources for Montgomery Families during Distance Learning 

    Freshman Guidebook for School Year 2020-2021


    MHS Counseling/Guidance Department

    8th Grade Parent Orientation

    View the presentation (accessible on the high school main page)



    Junior Parents - College Process Webinar
    January 10th, 2020







    Past events:

    November 11College Series Financial Aid Presentation

    Many thanks to Jane O'Brien from TCNJ for the presentation and to all the parents who attended.



    (NOTE: If you are looking for District Counseling presentations, such as the new Parent Education Series, please visit the District Counseling Page.  


     FREE! SAT Prep Classes After School
    Free SAT Prep classes are offered after school at MHS for both Math and Verbal
    SAT Prep classes will once again be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
    For SAT Verbal Prep classes will run from 2:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m..  It is open to sophomores, juniors and seniors, however priority will be given initially to those seniors who need to take the seniors-only test in October.  In the event of large enrollment, underclassmen will be asked to be patient for several weeks while seniors prepare. 
    The Google Class Code is xqakcg6.
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Last Modified on January 5, 2021