• News/Updates will be added as new information is received, check back often to see new information! 

    Last Updated March 13th

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    Students in the Class of 2023 should be logging into Naviance at a minimum of once per week to see if they are eligible to apply for scholarships. Ideally we would like students in the Class of 2023 to check daily for scholarships! All students have a Naviance username and password. Scholarships are updated often!  Please see Mrs. Peach with any questions.

    Screencastify Videos

    Videos are able to be viewed if you go to Screencastify Videos on the School Counseling Page

    * Video on how to complete course selection in Aspen

    * Video on how to set up parent notifications in Aspen and check for published reports (Progress and Report Cards)

    Incoming Student Information

    No information at this time.

    Household/Family Resources

    Flying Starlings - flyingstarlings.com


    For Families + Children


    1279 Reed Road, Dartmouth MA 508-961-8018

    Flyer 2023

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    Child & Family Services 

    Open Access - Screening and intake center

    Service Options: Screening & Intake Assessments, Family Partner, Mental Health & Substance Use Counseling, Group Services, Case Management & Care Coordination Services

    Telehealth options are available

    New Bedford: Referral Line 508-742-1611  Main Line: 508-996-8572

    Fuel Assistance Program

    The online application for Fuel Assistance is now open and can be found on the PACE website.  Fuel Assistance is part of a federal program that helps eligible individuals and families with heating costs during the winter months.
    For families residing in Dartmouth or New Bedford, you can learn more about the eligibility guidelines and find the application on the PACE website:  https://paceinfo.org/programs/fuel-assistance/
    For families residing in Westport,  you can learn more about the eligibility guidelines and find the application on the Citizen's for Citizen's website at http://cfcinc.org/programs/fuel-assistance-program/

    Free/Reduced Lunch Application

    Parents/ Guardians are encouraged to complete the free/reduced lunch application for their child. If your application is approved for free or reduced lunch, this could potentially qualify your child for additional fee waivers for ACT exams, SAT exams, Advanced Placement exams, College Application Fee waivers. To complete the Free/Reduced Lunch Application Click here!

    • The entire process will take 15-30 minutes, depending on the size of your household.
    • What you will need to provide during the application process:

      • The names and incomes of every member of your household
      • The school, grade, birthdate of every student in your household
      • Your social security number and electronic signature
      • (Optional) A valid email address or phone number for district communication about the status of the application.

    Dual Enrollment Updates

    None at this time

    College Updates

    None at this time

    College Fairs

    None at this time


    MEFA (Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority) Updates

    Financial Aid 101 webinars - Families can view webinar dates and times and register at Click to register. Webinars will be recorded and posted online for families who are unable to attend a live event.

    MEFA Events - free informative webinars and virtual community events on a range of topics. Click to view events!

    If your families aren’t yet signed up for MEFA emails, encourage them to do so. Our content is modified based on the ages of the children in the family, and contains key tips, news, and resources on all aspects of college planning. Parents won’t want to miss our timely and informative updates. Click link to register!


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    Social/Emotional Support Information

    Balanced Learning Center (Fall River)

    Part of the mission at Balanced Learning Center is to make services accessible for everyone- which involves providing low-cost services and supports to our community. From our comprehensive LGBTQ+ support through our Joanie's Place program to our various social empowerment and play-based groups, we make sure there's a place for everyone. 

    Click to view webpage that list free groups!

    Dartmouth High School Social Workers - 508-961-2700 and ask to be connected to your child's social worker

    • Contact one of the social workers for social/emotional support for your child while in school
    • Help families with outside of school resources
    • Connect Dartmouth families with the Youth Advocate (if needed)

    Dartmouth Youth Advocate - Deloris Joseph  508-910-1851

    Military Service Branches Updates

    None at this time