Welcome to the Taconic Hills Jr/Sr High School Guidance home page! Feel free to browse the categories to the right for useful information about graduation requirements, financial aid information, scholarships, etc. Please contact us if you have any questions.

CGCC College in the High School 

College in the HS Process

Fee Waiver Application - Household Income Eligibility Form

Application for College in the HS (FALL 2019)

Course Reimbursement Form - Taconic Hills reimburses costs associated with tuition or testing upon successful completion of College and Advance Placement courses.

Transcript Request Form from Columbia-Greene Community College

Naviance - Naviance is a web-based portfolio that helps you plan and organize your high school career, as well as keep track of your post-secondary application process.    Quick Reference Guide

Dollars for Scholars (DFS) is a local, volunteer, non-profit organization that raises scholarship money for Taconic Hills Graduating Seniors, underclass students for career exploration and skill development and for “Returning Students” as adults to enhance their education.  To date, Taconic Hills Dollars for Scholars, has awarded $1.906 million to 1258 Taconic Hills Graduates, furthering their education at two and four-year colleges or trade schools. See our website for Scholarship Information or how to donate. We are a  501(c) 3 organization and all donations are tax deductible.  

Berkshire Bank Foundation Scholarship will award $52,500 to 35 students.
Who is Eligible? Students with a record of community service who attend a high school in a city or town served by Berkshire Bank.
Application Criteria Includes: High school senior, Minimum GPA of 3.0, Gross family annual income under $100,000, Plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college
or technical school 
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Berkshire Taconic - New Scholarship Application Deadline Is March 15

Community Forum- Social Emotional Support (1/30/2019)  

Shepherd SearchGroup is seeking 10 full time Bilingual Youth Care Worker positions in the child welfare and trauma space for my client in Columbia County
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Paula Riscavage
Guidance Secretary
(518) 325-2861

Susan Oles
Guidance Secretary
(518) 325-2344

Nicholas Purificato
School Counselor (A - L)  

Erin Russo
School Counselor (M - Z)

Ms. Mattson
Counselor, Grades 5-8

Ms. Buonfiglio
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Ms. Manzi
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Ms. Zapf
Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Kevin Reis