New Lexington Schools will be closed Tuesday, January 25, 2022.


2547 Panther Drive, New Lexington, OH. 43764 P 740-342-3528 | F 740-342-4765
P.O. Box 173, Junction City, OH. 43748 P 740-343-0680 | F 740-343-0683

NLHS Guidance Department

Welcome to the Guidance Department webpage, we are excited to begin yet another successful school year. As part of the guidance department, we would like to let students and parents know that we are here to serve you. Whether it be counseling, scheduling, testing, scholarship questions, Tri-County applications, College Credit Plus information, and college and career planning, we are committed to doing our best so that students succeed to the best of their abilities. Mr. Kline will be working with the 9th and 10th graders, and Mrs. Powell will be working with the 11th and 12th graders. If you ever have questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact us and we look forward to another enjoyable and successful school year!

You can also follow us on twitter: @Newlexguidance 

Guidance Timeline

Guidance Timeline

August 17th: Freshman Orientation at 6:00

August 23rd: 1st Day of School

September 13: Capital University visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

September 15th: Ashland University visiting interested Juniors/Seniors 

September 17th: Mount Union visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

September 20th: Tiffin University visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

September 21st: Rio Grande visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

September 29th: OSU ATI visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

October 1st: FAFSA opens up to Seniors

October 18th: Shawnee State visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

October 20th: End of 1st 9 Weeks

October 21st: FAFSA Night 5-7

October 22nd: College and Career Application Day

October 25th: Wittenburg University visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

October 26th: Hocking College Fair (Juniors & Seniors)

November 17th: Muskingum University visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

November 18th: Ohio University visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

November 18th: Hocking College Social Work Program visiting interested Juniors/Seniors

December 3rd: ASVAB Testing

 December 1st-10th: AIR retests

March 15: Juniors take the ACT


Lesley Powell
School Counselor Grades 11 & 12
Phone: (740) 342-3528 ext. 2008
Luke Kline:
School Counselor Grades 09 & 10
Phone: (740) 342-3528 ext. 2009

Useful Documents

Upcoming Dates

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