The Walton School Counseling Department holds several informational sessions for students and parents throughout the school year. All presentations will be posted here after each session.


Freshman Advisement

May 4, 2021

This presentation includes a discussion over graduation requirements, grade promotion requirements, HOPE Scholarship and an overview of how to create an Individual Graduation Plan (IGP). 

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Walton 101:
A Parent-to-Parent Conversation

May 2021

PTSA Presentation for parents regarding everything Walton-related.


NCAA Spring Presentation

April 21, 2021

Presentation given by NCAA to any student who wishes to play NCAA sports in college.

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Junior Classroom Advisement

April 14 - 15, 2021

Presentation given to all juniors regarding post-secondary options, college admissions information, financial aid & HOPE, testing, Naviance, and Senior Recommendation Packet.


8th Grade Articulation

March 11, 2021

Dr. Mallanda and Mrs. Santoro give an overview of Walton High School and discuss a variety of topics including graduation requirements and the registration process to rising 9th graders and their families.


10th Grade Planning For Success Family Presentation

March 3, 2021

Please fast forward for five minutes to begin watching the 10th gpresentation. The 10th grade presentation reviews graduation requirements, promotion requirements, understanding students’ transcripts, HOPE and Zell Miller requirements, Dual Enrollment, and using Naviance as a tool in career and college exploration.


Dual Enrollment Information Session

January 21, 2021

Required Dual Enrollment session for all students and parents interested in learning more about and participating in Dual Enrollment


Junior Advisement

October 20 - December 11

Junior Advisement PowerPoint presentation - required to view video or PowerPoint before setting up your Junior Advisement appointment. For more information, visit


Freshman Parent Meeting

September 10, 2020

Presented by Dr. Mallanda


Freshman Student Presentation

September 9, 2020

Presented by Counseling Department

9th grade students - learn important information such as how to use Naviance, log service hours, and review graduation requirements and grading


Senior Parent Night - Session 2

August 24, 2020

Session 2 - highly selective colleges


Senior Parent Night - Session 1

August 24, 2020

Session 1- reviewing the application process, college essay writing tips, review some recent college statistics, and other important information with our senior families. 


Senior College Informational Session

August 19, 2020

Senior students were invited to join the counseling team for a presentation on the college application process, how to send a transcript, teacher recommendation, test scores, and more.