Dr. Christopher Wojeski


27 School Street

Mayfield, NY 12117



leaf bullet Senior Checklist


  • Outline ideas for your college admission and scholarship essays

  • Register to re-take the SAT, SAT II or ACT

  • Students interested in playing Division I or II college sports will need to obtain the NCAA Guide for the College bound Athlete and register for the NCAA Clearinghouse. These are available in the guidance office or online at www.ncaaclearinghouse.net

  • Check for specific admission requirements at your colleges of interest, such as portfolio or interview requirements, early decision deadlines, etc.

  • Visit www.fastweb.com for available scholarships



  • Check to see if your college of interest requires the CSS Financial Aid Profile and register with them online or by phone. Forms are available in the guidance office.

  • Utilize the resources in the guidance office to help you with your future plans

  • Take the October or November SAT or ACT



  • Ask two or three teachers if they would be willing to write you a college or scholarship recommendation. Talk with them about your future plans and give them a copy of your resume. Give them sufficient time to write it and make sure you let them know what do to with it when they are finished (i.e. pick it up from them or have them return it to the guidance office – it’s helpful to keep a copy in your file)

  • Give your guidance counselor any “Secondary School Reports” from your college application packets.

  • Attend the Financial Aid Workshop at FMCC to become familiar wit the financial aid process



  • Complete all of your college applications and mail them

  • Please notify the guidance office where your transcripts need to be sent.

  • Fee waivers are also available to cover the cost of college application fees. See your guidance counselor for them.

  • Follow up on any scholarship opportunities available

  • Check for the “financial aid priority” deadlines at your college choices



  • Fill out the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) as soon as possible after January 1st. Forms are available in the guidance office or online at www.fafsa.ed.gov  Specific FAFSA school codes are available in the guidance office.

  • Make a copy of everything you send to schools, as well as the date it was mailed/transmitted

  • If you are male and eighteen years old you need to register for the Selective Service in order to complete your FAFSA. You are not eligible unless you are registered.

  • Access the financial aid hotline with any questions. It is available through the entire month of January.

  • LAST chance to complete college applications. If you are still unsure about future plans, please see your counselor for assistance.



  • Complete and mail in your FAFSA. If you plan on attending a New York State college you will be sent a TAP (Tuition Assistance Program). Follow the directions to make sure HESC (Higher Education Services Corporation) has sent it to the school or your choice.

  • Continue checking in the guidance office and the school website for scholarship opportunities that may arise.

  • If you have not visited your colleges of interest, schedule to do so during the Mayfield vacations.



  • Review your financial aid award letters to select the best deal for you.

  • Contact the financial aid office if your financial situation has changed in any way since the previous year

  • Ask colleges about specific payment plan options for paying your college bill



  • Notify the college of your choice of your intent to enroll

  • If you’ve been “wait-listed,” talk to the college admissions counselor about how you can strengthen your application/portfolio

Upcoming Events

Thur, Apr 27

PTSO Meeting; 6 - 7:30 p.m., lower library

Tues, May 2

Spring Band Concert; 6:30 p.m., Auditorium

Tues, May 9

Capital Project Bid Opening; 2:30 p.m., upper library

Board of Ed meeting/Public Hearing; 7 p.m., Upper Library, 6:30 p.m. Executive Session, District Office

Thur, May 11

Senior Pictures; HS Gymnasium

Fri, May 12

Hope & Wellness Day

Tues, May 16

Annual Meeting/Budget Vote; 12 Noon - 8 p.m., HS Gym Lobby

Thur, May 18

Brainstorm Coffeehouse; 6 - 8 p.m., HS Cafe

Fri, May 19

Senior Class Trip; Leave at 12 Noon, Darien Lake Amusement Park

Thur, May 25

Spring Choir Concert; 6:30 p.m., Auditorium

Mon, May 29

Memorial Day; Schools Closed

Sat-Sun, June 3-4

Post Prom; 11 pm - 4 a.m., HS Various

Fri, June 9

Senior Class Banquet; 6 p.m., St Patrick's Masonic Lodge, Johnstown

Mon, June 12

Mandatory Class of 2017 graduation rehearsal; 11 a.m., Auditorium

Tues-Fri, June 13-23

Regents Testing; No classes at Jr/Sr High School

Thur-Fri, June 15-16

Half-day dismissal for Elementary Students; 12:20 p.m.; Full day faculty and staff

Fri, June 23

Last Day of School

Grade 6 Graduation; 10 a.m., Auditorium

Elementary Student Dismissal; 10:50 a.m.; Full day faculty and staff

Senior Awards; 5:30 p.m., Auditorium

Baccalaureate; 7 p.m., Mayfield Presbyterian Church

Sat, June 24

Class of 2017 Graduation; 11 a.m., Athletic Fields