Bexley High School seeks to provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program addressing the academic, career and personal/social development of all students. A district-wide counseling plan guides the program. Some of the academic supports and programs available to BHS students are listed on a page titled How We Support Students.
Current Announcements & Important Dates
Practice ACT & SAT Test Registration: Students interested in taking one or both of the free practice test on November 6th (ACT) and November 7th (SAT) must register online by going to:
Graduation RequirementsPlease click on this link to learn about requirement for the class of 2018 and beyond. A video about the graduation requirements is available also.Educational Options
The Educational Options program brings educators, students, parents and others together to provide opportunities for students to learn in an independent or individual setting based on the student's academic goals and/or need for flexibility with their schedule. Educational Options programs can include distance learning, educational travel, independent study, internship, mentorship, project portfolio, study abroad program or a tutoring program.
Students interested in pursuing an Educational Options program should meet with his/her assigned school counselor to discuss the option and next steps if they decide to move forward and submit a proposal and request. The school counselor can provide information on how to formally submit a request using the online Educational Options Form. Read more here: Ohio Department of Education Credit FlexibilityMental Health ProfessionalsA team of Nationwide Children’s Hospital mental health professionals is available to help Bexley students K - 12, as supported by a grant from ADAMH (Alcohol, Drug and Mental Health Board of Franklin County). Two clinicians are based at the Cassingham Complex during regular school hours, handling workshops, drug and alcohol prevention education and other counseling duties.
For more information about this support or to seek a referral, see a school counselor or health clinic or office staff member.College and Career Readiness
Click on either of the following links to learn more about how the School Counselors support Bexley students in learning more about individual interests, abilities and skill sets:College & Career Readiness Overview for Grades 9-12
Some of the resources available are: Career Key, Glassdoor, Ohio Means Jobs and Roadtrip Nation.
Emergency Resources24-hour Teen Suicide Hotline(614) 294-3300OSU Wexner Medical Center Harding Hospital Intake
behavioral healthcare(614) 293-8205Huck House - for Youth in Crisis(614) 294-5553(740) 687-8255Nationwide Children's Hospital Emergency Department(614) 722-2000OhioHealth SARNCO Rape & Assault Helpline(24-hour) (614) 267-7020
School CounselorsDavid Leland CounselorFor students whose last names begin with A - L(614) 231-4591 ext 4190Carrie Washburn Counselorfor students whose last names begin with M - Z(614) 231-4591Sarah Lynch Secretary/Registrar(614) 231-4591