Guidance

ACADEMICS 

How to apply to College!
1) Check out requirements
of the schools/training programs you are interested in!
www.montanacolleges.com/ or ​https://mus.edu/
2
) Take the ACT and other entrance exams
NOTE:  ALL juniors will take the ACT 
www.act.org/content/act/en/products-and-services/the-act.html
3
) Apply to the College https://mus.edu/
4
) Complete Free App for Student Aid by Dec 1st
https://studentaid.gov/h/apply-for-aid/fafsa

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Guidance Counselor k-12 : Mrs Bartoletti
Life is an adventure!  The Bartolettis have 4 children, all graduates from Sheridan High School.  They have also hosted over 25 foreign exchange students with the hopes of broadening our world view and experience.

      On these pages you will find information to open doors to your own adventures of work, careers, college, and financial assistance to pursue your goals. 
      Mrs. Bartoletti is also available for academic, personal-social, and career counseling.
      Sheridan Schools has a comprehensive counseling team including Mrs. Emily Pierson and Mrs. Carolyn Hamilton.  They provide therapy and support for students and families through AltaCare
      Contact us at Sheridan High School:  842-5302 or via email laurie.bartoletti@sheridan.k12.mt.us

RESOURCES FOR FAMILIES

Family Resources
Office of Public Assistance (Butte):  1-888-706-1535   or       https://apply.mt.gov
 (General help, apply for SNAP, TANF Health Care)
WIC:  406 – 433-4298    (supplemental program for women and children (up to 5 yrs.)
Action, Inc:  1-406-533-6855    and/or    www.butteassistanceprograms.org    (low income assistance programs)
Social Security:   1-888632-7068     and/or     https://www.ssa.gov
Consumer Protection – Debt Relief Options :  https://dojmt.gov/consumer/debt-relief
Madison County Community Resources:  https://madisoncountymt.gov
Ruby Valley Food Pantry:  Open Saturdays (10-Noon) – Sheridan Valley Assembly Church
 
Health Care
Healthy MT kids:  1-877-543-7669     https://dphhs.mt.gov/MontanaHealthcarePrograms/MemberServices
Ruby Valley Medical Care:  842 - 5453
Madison County Public Health: 843- 4295
 
Parenting
Butte 4cs:    https://www.butte4cs.org/about_us    and/or    406-723-4019
Parenting k-12 children!  https://parentingmontana.org
Parenting young children:  https://www.pbs.org/parents
Confidential Crisis Txt Line:  Text HOME to 741741 
 
Work
Small Business:  https://www.sba.gov
Job Seekers:  https://montanaworks.gov
Seniors Citizen Center:   Sheridan 842-5966  / Twin Bridges  684-5175

​Coronavirus Resources for Parents
www.mlive.com/public-interest/2020/03/8-tips-to-keep-parents-and-kids-sane-and-safe-during-the-michigans-coronavirus-outbreak.html

STATE AND LOCAL SCHOLARSHIPS
SCHOLARSHIPS/FIN AID​"CLICK PURPLE!"'

APPLY FOR GOVERNMENT ASSISTANCE USING THE FREE APPLICATION FOR FEDERAL STUDENT AID = FAFSA
FAFSA.ED.GOV/