Our Counselor is available to help students in the following areas:

  • for personal student counseling
  • scheduling issues
  • scholarship opportunities
  • graduation requirement
  • life skills training opportunities 

Any junior/senior who completes not less than 12 hours of ACT test strategies after-school or during school sessions will qualify the student to be reimbursed for a test fee once during the spring of his/her junior year and once during the fall of his/her senior year. The student must bring a receipt showing payment as well as score a 19 on the ACT. --You must fill out a RCBOE/RCHS ACT Test Reimbursement Validation Form.
The Ritchie County BOE "Book" Reimbursement: Upon graduation from RCHS and upon verified enrollment and attendance at the accredited intuition of higher learning, any qualifying student who has successfully completed at least one of the RCHS ACT Test Prep sequences and who subsequently scored at least a 19 composite ACT score will be eligible for a onetime $400.00 "book" Reimbursement.

The test prep will occur again prior to the Dec. and April Tests. 
The ACT test will be given at RCHS in the months of December and April.

 Below is a link for the WV College Guide, both students and parents will find this helpful when comparing higher education choices:
Here is a link to make sure the college you choose is accredited: 
 Guide to Accredited Online Colleges in West Virginia - 
Here is a job finding site for teens:
The following link is a good place to look for help understanding the Financial Aid Award letter: 
Interested in employment in the finance world please check out the following link for some good information: 
 Accounting Degree Guide-

 Struggling and need help caring for a loved one.  Visit for more information and resources. 

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