Mission

"It is the mission of Harwood Union High School to provide an educational and creative environment in which every person is valued as an individual, challenged as a learner and inspired to contribute to a democratic society. As a professional learning organization of all academic departments, we are prepared to work together in order to provide a unique and personalized learning experience for all students."

School Counseling News

Jan 03 2018 Erin Dezell

Registration is open for SAT prep this spring at Harwood. The course is a brief-term SAT overview, now updated for the structure of the new SAT.  The course will meet one afternoon per week, for five weeks, for a total of approximately 13 hours.

  • Session I  will occur Mondays, March 12, 19, 26th ; Mondays, April 2 and 9th.It aligns with the test dates on May 5 and June 2nd.
  • Session II will occur Mondays, April 23, 30, May 7,  14th, and May 21st. This prep session aligns with test on Sat. June 2nd, 2018.


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Jan 03 2018 Erin Dezell

Vermont high school students will have the opportunity to learn more about Gap Year options at the 2018 Burlington Gap Year Fair on Tuesday, January 16 from 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. at Burlington High School. The fair, hosted by USA Gap Year Fairs, opens with an informational talk and then offers students the chance to meet with volunteer, travel and internship representatives from scores of international and domestic organizations. For more information, visit usagapyearfairs.org.


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Dec 04 2017 HU WebApp

Attention Parents of College Bound Seniors! The VSAC Financial Aid Forms Night is Tuesday December 5, 2017 from 5:30-7pm at Harwood. This night is designed to help you fill out and any questions regarding the FAFSA, CSS, and/or the Vermont grant application. Please bring the following information:

  • College Board username and password
  • Parent/Guardian & student social security number
  • Copy of 2016 Federal Tax return
  • FAFSA ID
If you have any questions about the VSAC forms night, please call Erin Dezell in the school counseling office 802-882-1115

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Nov 13 2017 Erin Dezell

There are number of upcoming events and opportunities at Vermont Tech available to students.  They include Try a Major Day where students can experience first hand what it will be like to be a VTech student, and the Entrepreneurship Institute, a hands-on program where students learn to develop an entrepreneurial mindset.  Please continue reading to learn more!

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Nov 10 2017 Erin Dezell

Attention 9 - 12 graders! The Governors Institute of Vermont (GIV) Winter Weekend schedule has be released. GIV Winter Weekends are a fun hands on way to learn more about topics that interest you with other students from around the state, on a college campus! Applications can be submitted beginning in December, check the website often for updates on the application deadline. Please note some programs will fill quickly.  Click here to learn more about GIV and Winter Weekend

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