As a precaution, all schools will be closed beginning Monday, March 16th through March 31st due to the cases of COVID-19 in our state.
Counselors will be accessible via email during this time.
In response to this closure, the ARHS School Counseling Department would like to provide resources to students and families covering social/emotional, academic, and college/career topics that can be found below.
We appreciate your patience and understanding during this unprecedented time. Take care of yourself and each other!
*Please contact your student's teacher to address concerns with assignments.*
The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) has created a list of current institutions that have changed their candidate reply date from May 1 and deposit deadline, canceled visits and accepted student programs, and/or closed Admission Offices to visitors.
The South Carolina Department of Commerce has put together numerous resources for students to have access to during COVID-19. Resources can be found here.
Please refer to the School Counseling website for any additional resources or information.
If you, or someone you care about, are feeling overwhelmed with emotions like sadness, depression, or anxiety, or feel like you want to harm yourself or others call:
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) Disaster Distress Helpline: 1-800-985-5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746. (TTY 1-800-846-8517)