330.689.5300 3227 Graham Rd., Stow, OH 44224

School Counseling

Naviance Family Connection
Naviance Family Connection is an online program for students to request their transcripts be sent to colleges once they have applied. Seniors will be given their Naviance account information early in the school year. Students can begin filling out their college applications without this information but will need their Naviance info to request their transcripts.

NOTE: The correct web address to log in and set up your Naviance account is: connection.naviance.com/smfhs

Click here for step by step instructions for requesting transcripts in Naviance Family Connection.


Seniors should visit the scholarship area in their Naviance Family Connection account for a list of current scholarship opportunities.

Graduation Requirements

In addition to 21 academic credits, the State of Ohio testing requirements for graduation for the class of 2018 and beyond can be found here.

Important Upcoming Events

March 27-31 Spring Break

April 20- Parent/Teacher Conferences 4:30-7:30pm

Senior News

Below are important items that are relevant to the Senior class of 2016:

Important Parent/Student Documents

College Credit Plus
The information below outlines the new College Credit Plus (CCP) program which replaces the Post-Secondary Educational Options Program (PSEOP). Parents should review the information below and make an appointment with their child's School Counselor to complete the College Credit Plus Intent Form. The deadline to complete the intent form for the 2017-18 school year is April 1st, 2017. Students should then proceed to their chosen CCP college of choice and complete the CCP application. Click on the following links to go to the respective college's CCP website: Kent State University, University of Akron, and Hiram College.

Local Scholarships

Each spring, local clubs and organizations offer numerous scholarships to our graduating seniors. Local scholarships for the class of 2017 are listed below. In addition, seniors are encouraged to check the Scholarships section of Naviance Family Connection for other scholarship opportunities.

Becky Artz Memorial

Catherine Galay Menapace Memorial

Charles Monteith- Darrow Street Grange

Class of 1948

Dorothy L. Kistler Music

Echo Hills Elementary PTA- Becky Artz

Echo Hills Elementary PTA- Judith Anderson

Echo Hills Elementary PTA

Fishcreek Elementary PTA

Galvin DePompei Athletic

Haley A. Hopkins Memorial

Highland Elementary PTA

Horn Family Scholarship Trust

I.O. and Mary Frances Forbs Adams

Indian Trail Elementary PTA

Jakob S. Gehring Memorial

James and Ida VanGilder Memorial

James P. and Johann L. Banks

Jean Point Call

Kappa Kappa Iota

Karen Power Memorial (no application)

Katherine McVey Memorial

Kimberly Dailey Memorial

Kimpton Middle School PTA

Kiwanis Pat Saltis Memorial

Kiwanis Raymond A. Swartz

Lakeview Intermediate PTA

McDonald's- Ray A. Kroc

Missy Sue Sadlowski Memorial

Norma L. Watkins

Paul and Mildred Underwood

Randall Mills Memorial

Riverview Elementary PTA

Robert and Barbara Kerscher

Rotary Club Academic and Service

Rotary Club Career and Technical

Rotary Club Francis (Bucky) Burger

SMFHS Athletic Booster Club

SMFHS Band Parents

SMFHS Choir Parents


SMFHS Interact Club

SMFHS National Honor Society

SMFHS Orchestra Parents


SMFHS Student Council

Sprenger Health Care Systems

Stow Excellence in Education (no application)

Stow Firefighters

Stow Lions Club

Stow Masonic Lodge

Stow Schools Foundation at Large

Stow Sunshiners

Stow Teachers Association

Stow Woman's Club

Stow YES

Stow Youth Baseball

Stow-Munroe Falls Classified Employees

Stow-Munroe Falls Council PTA

Stow-Munroe Falls High School Alumni Association- Academic/Career-Technical

Susan Martucci Memorial

Terry Wysmierski Memorial

Thomas O. Taylor Sons of the American Legion

Timothy Beach American Legion

Treva J. Hess Memorial

William and Geraldine Owens

Woodland Elementary PTA

Six-District Compact Tech-prep Programs
Every year, students at Stow-Munroe Falls High School take part in College Tech-Prep Programs that enhance their skills and prepare them for prospective careers. These programs are available to students in grades 10-12 and students are given an orientation to these programs their Sophomore year during scheduling. For more information, students should see their school counselor or apply for the program at the Six District Compact website www.sixdistrict.com.

New Student Enrollment Information
The following information will be helpful for incoming students at SMFHS for the upcoming 2016-2017 school year:

To access the online enrollment page, please select the Parent and Enrollment tabs at the top of the page or click on this link. Follow the three step process:

  • Step 1 - Schedule your enrollment appointment online using Sign Up Genius or call the Board of Education office 330-689-5445 to schedule with the District Registrar, Mrs. Neel.
  • Step 2 - Enter your child's enrollment information online by selecting the Job Router link located on the Enrollment page.
  • Step 3 - Gather your documents as outlined on the Check List printed from Job Router and bring them to your scheduled appointment for copying. Families of High School students - please bring your transcripts from your previous school with you to your appointment.

Please contact the Central Registration Office located at the Board of Education if you have any questions at 330-689-5445.

Career Advising

Click Here for the district Career Advising Policy

Credit Flexibility
Ohio Senate Bill 311 requires every school district in Ohio to offer students opportunities to earn high school credit outside of the traditional classroom experience. Please see below the guidelines and forms related to opportunities for Credit Flexibility at Stow-Munroe Falls High School. Interested students should first review the information found below and then see their School Counselor with any additional questions.

Complete the following application for Credit Flex for 2016-2017 school year.

  • Credit Flex Application 2016-2017
    • Fall semester/All year request deadline - September 15th
    • Spring semester request deadline - December 15th
    • Summer semester request deadline - May 15th

Testing Information
To see 2015-16 test dates and registration information, students should visit www.actstudent.org.
School Code- 364845 Site Code- 216020

To see 2015-16 test dates and registration information, students should visit www.collegeboard.org.
School Code- 364845

Helpful College & Career Planning Links:




College Search


Career Planning


Financial Aid


Scholarship Info

Our Counseling Staff
Last Names A-E
Ms. Wendy Paul, st_paul@smfcsd.org

Last Names F-K
Mr. Tom Martinelli, st_martinell@smfcsd.org

Last Names L-Ri
Mrs. Tina Burdette, st_tburdette@smfcsd.org

Last Names Ro-Z
Mr. Jason LePard, st_lepard@smfcsd.org

School-Based Therapist
Mrs. Sally Dean, st_sdean@smfcsd.org

School Psychologist
Mrs. Diane Peters, st_dpeters@smfcsd.org

Counseling Secretary
Ms. Sherri Leonardi, st_leonardi@smfcsd.org