Welcome to the NPHS Counseling Page!

NPHS Counselors are divided by the students last name.  Phone 941-423-8558 & Fax  941-423-2842
 Grades 9-11

Nichele Brown     A - Go ext# 66025

Adria Kayser        Gr - O ext# 66028

Pamela Kincaid         P - Z  ext# 66013



Rose Beach           A - L ext# 66024

Lee Thomas          M - Z ext# 66006   


 Guidance Secretary          

Kisha Sims        ext# 66031            


College and Career Center

(Click here to visit website)

Visit the college and career center to see all of the latest scholarship information! 

Contact Information

Jackie Lodge

423-8558 ext#66039



2015-16 Program of Studies & Newsletters



Junior Newsletter
Freshman Newsletter

Help to Succeed!

Managing Your Time

Note Taking Skills

Developing Study Skills

Test Taking Strategies


High School Websites:

NPHS College and Career Center 


College and Career Planning

Sarasota County Pathways (High School Handbook)

Florida Virtual School

Volunteer Hours - Thursdays during lunch in Career Center

Study Skills


College websites:



Florida Bright Futures Scholarship Apply in December

FAFSA - Apply January 1st


Florida Colleges

2 Year Colleges  - Local Colleges are SCF & FSW (formerly called Edison)

All Colleges


Scholarship Scams

 Online Colleges

Career  websites:

SCTI - Now STC - Suncoast Technical College 

Charlotte Tech 

Florida Shines - Career assessments and more!

Occupational Outlook Handbook



* A Parent or Guardian must accompany a student under 18 years of age to register at a school

Florida law requires the following before we can register a student:

  1. Written proof of current residence address. (e.g. recent utility bill, FPL, water/sewer, lease agreement.)
  2. Proof of date of birth. (Certified copy of birth certificate)
  3. Proof of Immunization verified with HRS Form 680. (Blue form)
  4. Physical exam within the previous 12 months signed and dated by a physician. (Note: Proof of physical if previously enrolled in a Florida Public School.)
  5. Proof of Custody. If a single parent is separated, divorced, or if another custodial situation exists a copy of legal residential custody document is required.
    • You should also bring:
    • Name and address of previous school(s) attended.
    • Any available information from previous school(s) such as report cards, transcripts, or student participation in special programs.
    • If your student has been in any Exceptional Student Education (ESE) programs the most recent Individual Educational Plan (IEP) and an appointment with SHS ESE liaison is required 955-0181 ext. 64520.


Transcripts - Current students: Complete a transcript request form in Guidance and submit to Ms. Sims. The first five transcripts are free and $2.00 each thereafter.  Graduates: $2.00 per transcript request.

 Community Service Information:


Community Service - Friendship Volunteer Center representatives meet with students any Thursday during lunches in Guidance. Students are required to meet with a representative prior to earning community service hours. Representatives assist with community service placement. Appointments are not necessary. 75 community service hours equals 0.5 elective credit and is required for the Florida Academic Scholarship, one of the Bright Futures Scholarships. 150 comunity service hours equals 1.0 elective credit.










Register or contact SAT online

Oct 3, 2015

Nov 7, 2015

Dec 5, 2015

Jan 23, 2016

Mar 5, 2016

May 7, 2016

Jun 4, 2016





Register or contact ACT online

September 12, 2015

October 24, 2015

December 12, 2015

February 6, 2016

April 9, 2016

June 11, 2016




Acceptable ID requirements  for preregistered students:  

  • Students must present an official, valid (unexpired), government or school-issued identification that includes a recent recognizable photo. The name on the ID must exactly match the name on the Admission Ticket. Students should be denied entrance to the test center if an acceptable ID cannot be presented or if the validity of the ID is in question.   

























8/30/2016 - VB vs Gulf Coast 6 & 7pm

9/6/2016 - B Golf vs P.Char 3:30

9/8/2016 - VB vs Charlotte 6 & 7pm

9/8/2016 - B Golf vs Imagine 3:30

9/9/2016 - VFB vs Palmetto Ridge (Youth FB Night) 7:30

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