PBL High School Counseling Center

Please click links on the left for pertinent guidance information.

Kristin Oyer (School Counselor) Students A-L
Pat Burns (School Counselor) Students M-Z
Jill Schrodt (Guidance Administrative Assistant)

If you need to request of copy of your transcript to be sent, please contact Jill Schrodt at 217-379-4331 or email jschrodt@pblpanthers.org.  

Juniors & Seniors:  
The filing period for the 2017-2018 FAFSA begins October 1st.  The FAFSA is the application that students must complete to apply for federal student aid, including Pell grants, federal loans and work-study.  In addition, FAFSA is used to determine eligibility for Illinois student aid.  Completing the application is the gateway to accessing funds for college.  


Attention Junior/Senior Students, Parents, and Guardians:

PBL High School presents “College Information Night“ Wednesday, October 25th at 6:00 PM. Mrs. Oyer and Mr. Burns, PBL Guidance Counselors, will go over the following information:  

-College Planning Tips
-College Testing Information
-Student & Parent Planning Resources
-General Scholarship & Financial Aid Information

We look forward to seeing you in the Little Assembly.

U of I College Opportunities

College of Education-October 27, email Dr. Allison Will-awitt1@illinois.edu
Open House-College of Fine and Applied Arts
   Illinois Theatre-October 21
   School of Music-October 26

LOCATION:     Judah Christian School
                            908 N. Prospect
TIME:                6:30-8:30 p.m.

For more information:  ChristianCollegeFairs.com = 260-356-5211


WHEN:      October 26, 2017, 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
WHERE:    Millikin University

Attend an education forum in your area of interest, visit a partnered professional development school, participate in STEAM activities with education professors, and much more!!  Ask about the new overnight option for high school juniors and seniors.

Register at https://www.millikin.edu/webform/tomorrows-teachers-conference-registration.  FREE admission and breakfast & lunch provided.

The College of Education at UIUC is hosting a FREE day-long event for high school students interested in becoming teachers.  They will discuss current educational topics, hear from current students and teachers in the College, and  interact with other countries in this unique opportunity.  Plus, you will be celebrating Illinois' 150th anniversary homecoming by attending the parade and pep rally!!!

Please visit this link to register for the October 27 event and continue to check the webpage for the most updated schedule.  If you have any questions, reach out to Allison Witt (awitt1@illinois.edu).  

Columbia College: has a Dual Enrollment Online Program that is competitively priced.  Please take a look at their website if you are interested!!  http://www.ccis.edu/day/admissions/dual-enrollment.asp

University of Illinois Extension:  Please join us for the 6th Annual Agriculture Career Night!  Monday, November 6th, 2017 5pm-8pm.  Will be held at the Ford-Iroquois Farm Bureau Conference Room, 1381 S. Crescent St. Gilman IL 60938

Augustana College:  Art Scholarship Portfolio Review-November 18, 2017 and January 13th, 2018.  For more information visit augustana.edu/artportfolio.