Gator Class of 2021

  • Decatur class of 2021, we know this is not the senior year you expected. However, these unprecidented circumstances have shown how strong our Gator community is and the support you have from all of our Decatur staff and classmates. This page will be updated with the latest information and resources to help you with the trasition to your next chapter. If you have specific questions or need support, please contact your Counselor or Ms. Novak from the Career Center. Remember, it is and ALWAYS is a great day to be a Gator! 


    Do you know where you're going after high school and need us to send your transcript over to the institution?


  • Support to Graduate on Time!

    In person Wednesday Support

    Come to Decatur between 10-1 on Wedesdays. Support for both HSBP and academics! No sign up needed. Computers and health attestations will be provided!

    Counselor Drop in  

    Wednesday 10:00-11:30

    Virtual Career Center

    Wednesdays 11:30AM-2:00PM at

    Senior Support Nights with College and Career Readiness Specialists!

    May 27th; June 3rd 5:30-7:30 at

  • Questions about the Graduation Ceremony?


    Watch the Decatur Family Webinar or May 20th Senior class webinar over on Webinar tab

    Keep checking emails, reading the newsletter, and listening to call-outs for more information!

  • Complete your FASFA or WASFA today! 

    Not sure which you need to complete? START HERE 

    Then click either the "Step by Step FASFA" or "Step by Step WASFA" to get the instructions for each step of the process. Contact your counselor or Ms. Novak if you need more support or have questions.

  • Things to Know:

    Be in contact with your counselor if you aren't sure what you need to graduate

    Work on your High School and Beyond Plan in MaiaLearning-this is a Graduation Requirement

    Community service requirement waived for class of 2021

    Many colleges have waived SAT scores for application, be sure you are checking requirements with your college

    Ask for recommendations from teachers EARLY! 

  • Contact Information

    Counseling Last name A-G

    Char Franz


    Phone (816) 708-2075

    Open Office Hours: Wed 10-12:30 (email for Zoom code)

    Counseling Last name H-M + AVID

    Brett Laymon


    Phone: (253) 945-5255 (Mon & Thurs)

    Phone: (816) 708-2042 (Tues, Wed, Fri)

    Open Office Hours: Wed 10-12:30 (email for Zoom code)

    Counseling Last name N-Z

    Janine Weber


    Phone: (253) 945-5219 (Tues &  Fri)

    Phone: (816) 708-1754 (Mon, Wed, Thur)

    Open Office Hours Wed 10-12:30 (email for Zoom code)

    College & Career Center

    Renee Novak


    Phone: (816) 708-2073