Outside Resources & Tutoring 

The Counseling Department acknowledges families who are seeking assistance in various areas. Walled Lake Consolidated Schools (WLCS) provides this information as a source for families to consider when looking for resources. WLCS does not endorse nor receive benefits from any of the agencies listed. WLCS encourages families to thoroughly research potential agencies and programs.

External LinkHow to Find the Right Therapist
External LinkMidcourse Correction - For over 20 years Midcourse Correction has run a weekend outdoor challenge camp for at risk youth. Our primary objective is to help incorrigible youth develop self-confidence and a higher concern for the effect their choices have on others. The goal is to be a preventative wake up call for youth that are on a self-destructive path.

Resources

PDF DocumentAddictions - Agencies assisting with addictions
PDF DocumentDomestic Violence - Agencies assisting with domestic violence
PDF DocumentEating Disorders - Agencies assisting with eating disorders
PDF DocumentEmergency Psychiatric - Agencies assisting on an emergency basis
PDF DocumentFree or Low Cost Serrvices - Free or Low Cost Service Agencies
PDF DocumentGay. Lesbian, & Bisexual - Agencies assisting with sexual orientation
PDF DocumentGrief & Trauma - Agencies assisting with grief & loss
PDF DocumentHelpful Agencies - Agencies assisting with various concerns
PDF DocumentMedical - Agencies assisting with medical issues
PDF DocumentSelf Injury - Agencies assisting with Self injury and body image
PDF DocumentSuicide - Agencies assisting with suicide and prevention

Standardized Testing/Test Preparation

For ACT/SAT test prep and private tutor referrals, please contact Jim Calhoun at 248-956-5007.

External LinkACT Testing - REGISTER EARLY- SPACES ARE LIMITED!
External LinkSAT - register for the SAT
PDF DocumentFree Practice Tests Links

Plan

All 10th grade students have been tested in 2014.  Counselors have reviewed PLAN scores with all sophomores at this time. Please see the following links for information on how to interpret PLAN results:

PDF DocumentSample Student Test Score Report
PDF DocumentPLAN Score Interpretation
PDF DocumentACT vs. SAT Side-By-Side Comparison
External LinkInformation regarding the PLAN and PLAN results

ASVAB TESTING

The ASVAB test will be offered at WLN on Thursday, December 11th. The ASVAB is free, open to current Juniors and Seniors that are interested in joining any branch of the military, and will only be offered on December 11th for students wishing to take it at WLN. Interested students should sign-up with Mrs. Kindervater in the Counseling office. The deadline to sign-up is Thursday, December 4th. Please contact Mr. Morgan at DavidMorgan@wlcsd.org or 248-956-5343 for more information.

 

How to Find a Tutor

The tutoring page is a place to find the type of tutor your child needs. You will be able to request an outside tutor (usually charge a fee) or student tutors looking to earn hours for their honor societies.

Adult Tutors

For an adult tutor you are willing to pay, please contact Community Education at: 248-956-5000. They will be able to provide instructions on how to secure a tutor in the discipline you need.

Student Tutors

After school tutoring will be provided for Northern students by the National Honor Society  every Tuesday after school from 2:30 to 3:30 in the Career Room.