602 F Street
LaPorte, IN 46350
Phone: 219-362-3102 Fax: 219-324-2142

Principal: Mr. Ben Tonagel
Associate Principal: Mr.Scott Upp

Guidance Office News & Updates

LPHS Counseling Calendar
(Updated 10/26/2016)

Financial Aid Planning Powerpoint
(Updated 9/28/2017)

Please see the attached powerpoint from the Financial Aid Meeting given on September 27.

Financial Aid Planning Powerpoint

Follow us on Twitter for important updates!
(Updated 9/7/2017)

Wells Scholar Information
(Updated 9/7/2017)

Seniors interested in applying to be a Wells Scholar at IU Bloomington for the 18-19 school year need to pick up information in the Counseling Office by next Thursday, September the 14th.
Interested students should have
  • Shown exceptional qualities of character and leadership
  • Been significantly involved in extracurricular activities
  • Demonstrated a concern for their community
  • Excelled in terms of class rank, grade point average, and performance on standardized tests

In the past, successful Wells nominees have typically:

  • Ranked in the top 5 percent of their class
  • Compiled a GPA of 3.9 or higher on a 4.0 scale
  • Scored 1400 or higher on the combined SAT Critical Reading and Mathematics tests, or 32 (composite) or higher on the ACT
  • Shown a pattern of serious commitment to one or more activities outside of class

Financial Aid Meeting, Sept. 27
(Updated 9/6/2017)

Senior Parents:

Learn more about Financial Aid on the night of Parent/Teacher Conferences.

Attend our Financial Aid Night, September 27 at 6 p.m. in the auditorium.


See attached flier!


Senior Financial Aid Night

Why Take PSAT 8/9?
(Updated 9/5/2017)

Parents and students:


Take the time to read this powerpoint about PSAT 8/9 from College Board.

Testing date is October 11.



Why take PSAT 8/9?

Why take PSAT/NMSQT?
(Updated 9/5/2017)

Parents and students:


Take a moment to read this powerpoint about PSAT from College Board.


Test date is October 11.  

Why take the PSAT/NMSQT?

Military Service Academy Night
(Updated 9/1/2017)

Please see attached flier for details of the event on September 19 sponsored by Congresswoman Jackie Walorski. 

Service Night

Next Generation Hoosier Educators Scholarship
(Updated 9/1/2017)

Please read. Deadline is November 1, 2017.

Next Generation

2017-18 Counselor Structure
(Updated 8/31/2017)

Please find the attached division of counselors for students. 

LPHS Counselors

2017-2018 Junior Checklist
(Updated 8/30/2017)

2017-2018 Junior Checklist

2017-2018 Senior Checklist
(Updated 8/30/2017)

2017-2018 Senior Checklist

2017-2018 Dual Credit & AP Offerings at LPHS
(Updated 8/30/2017)

2017-2018 Dual Credit & AP Courses

PE Proficiency
(Updated 8/30/2017)

Please find 2017-2018 PE Proficiency paperwork.


Skyward Login & Instructions
(Updated 8/29/2017)

Please click on the link below to login to Skyward. If you are unsure how to login, please follow the instructions listed in the attached word document. 

Skyward Link

Skyward Login Instructions

New Web and Digital Communications Pathway
(Updated 1/24/2017)


Slicer Support Services
(Updated 9/7/2016)

Slicer Support Services

NCAA Eligibility Center
(Updated 7/16/2015)

Students interested in playing sports in college should visit the NCAA Eligibility Center at  http://eligibilitycenter.org. For information on eligibility rules, also see attachment. 

Eligibility Rules

(Updated 5/17/2007)

Have you ever thought about how to help your son or daughter in planning for their post-high school life? Do you wonder what you could be doing to assist your child as he/she makes decisions regarding college? If so, help isn't too far away.

Parents and students can now access a very helpful site that provides a step by step guide through the college planning process AT EVERY AGE.

For more information and for interacting with the web site, Trip To College, visit http://www.triptocollege.org

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