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 Superintendent Cheryl Maloney is pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Marla Schay as Grade 6-12 Guidance Department Head effective July 1, 2015.  Ms. Schay currently serves as a guidance counselor at Weston High School and served as faculty advisor to the Class of 2015.

Prior to coming to Weston in 2008, Ms. Schay worked in guidance at Wellesley High School. Before embarking on a second career in education, she was the founder and principal of InForm, Inc., a design consultancy working with Fortune 500 companies.
Ms. Schay received her Bachelor’s Degree in Design from Yale University, a Master’s Degree in School Counseling from Suffolk University, and a Master’s Degree in Organizational Management from Endicott College. She also has a certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in School Adjustment Counseling from Boston University.
Please join me in welcoming Ms. Marla Schay to her new role in the Guidance Department.
An updated College Data base is now online.  See college application patterns for recent graduates to help you make your college selection.
Parents:  If you missed the College Information Session on Tuesday, September 9,  or Thursday, September 11,  please review the PowerPoint presentation and let us know if you have any questions!.


Junior Parent College Information
Seminar Power Point and Video links
The Info session was held on November 6, 2014
If you missed the Guidance Departments information sessions you can watch the video of the event. Or review the PowerPoint presentation
Topics include an overview of Guidance Seminar 11, standardized testing, application options, the counselor statement, and resources. 
Parents:  sign up for your Naviance Account. It is a useful tool for the college process and all junior parents should have an account. To get an account please email our interns Kira Wong or Julia St. Jean




At this point counselors have met individually with most Freshman. If you have not yet met with your counselor, please stop by to make an appointment.

Guidance Events and News


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Independent Study

information and application.

For students in grades 10-12.

Application deadline is

Friday, September 11, 2015

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Guidance newsletter


Guidance Planning Calendar


July Enjoy Summer Vacation!
August Enjoy Summer Vacation!
September *  Gr12 College Info Session

* Junior PSAT

* Financial Aid Night

* Arts in College Fair

* Arts in College Panel      Presentation

* TEC College Fair

* Canadian College Fair


* Gr 11 College Info Session

* Most early admissions college

applications due


* PSAT returned to Juniors

* Most regular admissions

college applications due


* 9th/10th Gr Parent Info Session

* Curriculum Night

* Gap Year Fair

* FAFSA due for Seniors


* Course reccommendations sent home over Feb break

* Course selections meetings begin

* School break provides opportunity for college visits!


* Course selection meetings continue

* Course override requests due 3rd Friday


* National College Fair

* School break provides opportunity for college visits!


* College deposit deadline 5/1

* AP Exams

* Senior Internships


* Seniors Graduate

* Senior final transcripts sent to colleges

* Final Exams

* Next Year's academic schedules




Information for New Families


Welcome to Weston and Weston High School.  Please browse the sidebar menu to explore what the department has to offer and visit the district page under Quick Links New Student Registration or select New Student Information from the sidebar menu on the left.  


Information Sessions

Group information sessions are held monthly for students and parents interested in visiting Weston High School. One of our counselors will discuss our program of studies, range of activities and other aspects of the school, as well as answer your specific questions. Student ambassadors are available for a tour of the school following the discussion. Please email Chris Wadsworth to arrange a visit.  See schedule.


New Student Registration

Please email Marla Schay, High School Head of Guidance or call  (781) 786-5820 to inform her of your intent to register your son/daughter for school, or if you have any questions about this process..






 Weston High School's CEEB Code is 222-355. 
Our telephone number is (781) 786-5820; fax is (781) 786-5829 

Left to right:

Mr. Chris Shanahan
Ms. Gretchen Gugliotta
Ms. Maryann Shea

Ms. Marla Schay, Head of Guidance

Mr. Richard Escobar (retired)

Ms. Christine Wadsworth, Administrative Assistant

Not pictured:

Mr. Samson Luu, new in 2015

email addresses for Weston scholl staff are last name,first initial @weston.org

(for example escobarr@weston.org)



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