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Student Services - Counseling

Students are assigned to a high school counselor by the student's last name. Student/counselor assignment is as follows:
Bethany Wallace A - LA (grades 10, 11 and 12)
Lisa Godo LE - Z (grades 10, 11 and 12)
Sarah Hester 9th grade students
Career Development Facilitator 
The Counseling Office at South Lyon High School is staffed with three guidance counselors, who work with students individually, or in groups, on matters relating to college, career planning, student scheduling, and personal social adjustment. Students and parents are encouraged to consult with counselors so that plans can be formulated which take into account the students' interests, abilities and achievements. Counselors work closely with administrators, teachers, parents, and students to ensure that the South Lyon High School experience will be a positive one for all involved. 
Please visit the Scholarships & More page (found under the Student Services menu - upper right sidebar) for a list of available scholarships.

Local Scholarships:  Local scholarship applications are now available in Student Services as of March 20, 2017.  Local scholarships are those scholarships that are offered only to SLHS and/or SLEHS graduating seniors by local organizations/sponsors, those thay may have attended SLHS in past years, or may have a family connection to SLHS. 
The application window closes on April 26, 2017; completed applications should be turned in to Student Services no later than this date.

SLHS winners are announced at Senior Honors Night on June 7, 2017.  
South Lyon High School utilizes an electronic transcript service called Parchment.  To request a transcript, current and former students will visit, create an account then place an order for their transcript to be sent to their selected destination.  The "Order My Transcript" button below will take you directly to the Parchment site.  If you would like more information, here is a guide that you might find helpful: Parchment - Quick Start Guide.  

  • Current SLHS Students:
To order an unofficial self-copy or to send an official transcript to a college or university, current SLHS students need to place an order through Parchment (click on the "Order My Transcript" button below to go to the parchment website.)  After first creating an account in Parchment, students can then request to have their transcripts sent to their email address (unofficial) or school(s) of their choice (official).


  • SLHS Graduates:

You may order your transcripts through Parchment (click on the button above to go to the Parchment website) or by faxing or emailing your request to SLHS Student Services.  (Fax:  248-486-4057; email:  When faxing or emailing your request, the following information must be included:

  • Full name (include current name and name you graduated under, if different)
  • Birth date
  • Graduation year
  • Address where you would like the transcript to be mailed
  • Phone number where you may be contacted
In most cases, transcripts are processed within 24 hours.

College and Career

Click here to view Counselor Presentation to Juniors on The College Process

Student/Parent Resources

Student Services Newsletter - October 2017
New!  Welcome to our debut issue of the Student Services Newsletter!  The purpose of this newsletter is to enable a more-informed connection between Student Services and our students and parents.

Future Senior Parent Night -January 11, 2017

Handouts provided at "Future Senior Parent
Night" held at SLHS on Jan. 11, 2017.

Post-Secondary Planning:  10 Things to Start Planning and Prepping for College Application Success


SAT Preparation - Linking your Khan Academy account
Instructions for linking your student Khan
Academy account with College Board for
purposes of SAT preparation and score

SAT/ACT:  Comparison of Major Features of the MI College Entrance Exams


Series:  "Teens Using Drugs:
What to Do & What to Know"
Dawn Farm Outpatient, Community
Corrections, and Youth and
Family Services Program
Free, ongoing 2-part program
offered the first and second Tuesdays
(Part 1 & 2, respectively) during Oct,
Nov and Jan-June, from 7:30-9:00pm.
Location:  St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
Education Center, 5305 Elliott Dr, Ypsilanti.
Contact:  Ray Dalton (734-821-0216;


Information for Teens
Information for Parents 

Information for Parents
Marijuana TalkKit - What you need to know
to talk to your teen about marijuana