330.689.5300 3227 Graham Rd., Stow, OH 44224

School Counseling

Naviance Student
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: student.naviance.com/smfhs

Click here for step by step instructions for requesting transcripts in Naviance Student.


Seniors should visit the scholarship area in their Naviance Student 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

November 14th, 6:00 p.m.- Junior Parent Meeting

December 4th, 6:00 p.m.- College Credit Plus Meeting

December 14th, 17th, and 18th- Midterm Exams

February 7th, 6:00 p.m.- 8th Grade Orientation  

Senior News

Information regarding senior events and activites can be found HERE.

Senior Parent Presentation- 9/6/18

Financial Aid Presentation- 10/10/18

Important Parent/Student Documents

College Credit Plus
The information below outlines the College Credit Plus (CCP) program. CCP informational meetings were held 1/26 and 2/1. If you were unable to attend these meetings, please review the information below.  Any student interested in the CCP program for the 18/19 school year must complete the CCP Intent Form by April 1st, 2018. After reviewing this information, students/parents must set up a time to meet with their respective high school counselor to sign the form. 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 2019 will be released in February 2019. Seniors are encouraged to check the Scholarships section of Naviance Student for other scholarship opportunities.

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 2017-2018 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:

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

Testing Information
To see 2017-18 test dates and registration information, students should visit www.actstudent.org.
School Code- 364845 Site Code- 216020

To see 2017-18 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
Ms. Cassie Mason, st_cmason@smfcsd.org

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