Kim Allen is Student Assistance Counselor at Nottingham

Kim Allen is Nottingham’s Student Assistance Counselor, offering students an opportunity to meet and talk about any personal, peer, family or school situation that may be giving them difficulty.  These may include relationship issues, divorce, coping with loss and grief, teen issues, dealing with stress, school pressures, anger management, pregnancy/sexuality issues, suicidal thoughts, depression, anxiety, alcohol and other drug use, conflict resolution, developing social skills, lack of motivation and other personal concerns. Also discussed, are issues that coincide with the normal developmental tasks and pressures of adolescence, though they may not be identified as “problems” necessarily.

Meeting with Kim is free, voluntary and confidential.

To contact Kim or to learn more about available services, call 435-4380. If she is unavailable, please leave a message and she will return your call. Her e-mail address is kallen2 [at] scsd [dot] us

More information about this program is available here:  student-assistance-program


Spirit Week is September 26-30

Hey all you Bulldog Fans!  Stand Up and Clap Your Hands!

It’s Spirit Week at ‘Ham, so check what you’re wearing this week:                        Monday: Color Day
Freshmen wear yellow
Sophomores wear green
Juniors wear red
Seniors wear black
Tuesday: Pajama Day
Wednesday: Decades Day
Thursday: Twin Day
Friday: Spirit Day. We want to see your orange and blue.

Pep rally is Friday and the Homecoming game is Friday night, beginning at 6:30. Let’s go, Bulldogs.

SAT Prep Underway at Nottingham

The in-school October SAT for ALL seniors will be held on Wednesday, October 19. Seniors will register with their guidance counselor; this test is FREE for students, regardless of income.
If you are a senior, you may also want to take advantage of the FREE SAT prep classes being held on Saturdays at Nottingham from 10 am – 2 pm. Sessions (for seniors only) began this past Saturday and will continue every Saturday until the test. There is still time to register. Contact your guidance counselor or e-mail Vice Principal Ken Baxter at kbaxter [at] scsd [dot] us for more information.
Starting in November, SAT prep classes will be offered to juniors as well as seniors.
If you are graduating in June and thinking college, take advantage of these opportunities as college application deadlines loom.