Jennings County High School
Committed to Excellence, Expecting Success
Wide view of graduation speaker giving a speech to graduates and their families

Guidance

We’re here to serve our student community by providing the information and resources they need to achieve their academic and career goals. We encourage all students to meet regularly with their counselor; we’re armed with information you need and happy to help. Please feel free to contact us. 

Guidance Office Phone: (812) 346.5625
Guidance Office Fax: (812) 346.3712

Ordering Transcripts

Attention Seniors:
To order official grade transcripts, you must first create a Parchment account. Please go to Order My Transcript, click “Sign up,” and follow the onscreen instructions.

Work Ethic Certificate

The JCHS Work Ethic Certificate is an opportunity to create a partnership between Jennings County Schools and our local business community. This partnership will open our students’ eyes to the industry and businesses that are looking for employees who possess the skills outlined in the WEC. This will also help to educate our students on many of the businesses in our community and what opportunities are available to them post-graduation. 

Our goal is that the WEC will benefit the student body through a better understanding of local employment opportunities and an incentive to strive for their best during their high school experience. We also hope that the WEC will help our local business community identify the best of our student body for post-graduation employment.

Student Opportunities

    • Cummins school-to-work positions are now available. To learn more, please visit the Cummins website.
    • The Plumbers, Steamfitters & HVAC Service Technicians Local 440 J.A.T.C. is now accepting applications to their apprenticeship program. Applications are available Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 3747 S. High School Road, Indianapolis, IN 46241. To learn more, please stop into the Guidance office and see Miss Cardinal.
    • Nacel Open Door is announcing the Congress-Bundestag Vocational Youth Exchange program for the 2019–2020 program year. This program allows graduating seniors to spend a year in Germany with a host family participating in a school or training program and getting hands-on work experience through internships with German companies. Please download and complete the exchange program application and email your completed application by January 15, 2019.
    • Indiana 4-H is hosting an Experience 4-H at Purdue: Science of Games event for youth in grades 7-12 on December 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Purdue University in West Lafayette. The youth's parent/guardian needs to register online.

    Our Counselors

    Mary Lynn Whitcomb
    Counselor A–C
    Send Email

    Susan Taylor
    Counselor D–J
    Send Email

    Edward Ertel
    Counselor K–Q
    Send Email

    Nicole Cardinal
    Counselor R–Z
    Send Email

    Stephanie Boswell
    Secretary
    Send Email