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2022-2023 Current Announcements: 

The SWHS School Counselors met with all students in large groups on the first day of school - below are copies of the presentation slides:

Class of 2023 (Grade 12) - Class of 2024 (Grade 11) - Class of 2025 (Grade 10) - Class of 2026 (Grade 9)

Keystone exams will be held on the following dates:
Literature (ONLINE testing): Dec. 7th & 8th
Algebra I and Biology (paper and pencil testing): January 10th & 11th

School-Counseling Department Mission Statement

The mission of the South Western School District counseling program is to provide a comprehensive (K-12) developmental program promoting the academic, career, and personal/social growth of all students.  In partnership with students, other educators, parents/guardians, and the community, school counselors facilitate a support system to ensure that all students have access to the resources necessary to become successful citizens in an ever changing society.
CEEB Code: 391628
Counseling Department Contact Information
To request an appointment with a school counselor CLICK HERE
Office Fax: 717-632-8193

Class of 2023 Class of 2024, 2025 & 2026

A - E - Mr. Jon Zimmerman ext. 21910 A - C - Mr. Jon Zimmerman, ext. 21910

F - Le - Mr. Allen Bittinger, ext. 21912 D - K - Mr. Allen Bittinger, ext 21912

Li - R - Mrs. Amy Devine, ext. 21914 L - R - Mrs. Amy Devine, ext. 21914

S - Z - Mr. Shawn Minnier, ext. 21915 S - Z - Mr. Shawn Minnier, ext. 21915


Career Counselor: Mrs. Rachel Berkebile ext. 21913


Counseling Office Staff:

Ms. Tiffany Ward ext. 21924

Mrs. Melissa Helt ext. 21925



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