Pendleton County Middle High School


Counselors Corner

Academic Information    •   Financial Aid/Scholarships   •   ACT & SAT Resources

Welcome to the Counselors Corner

Ali Judy, 9th-12th School Counselor


Phone: 304-358-2573

Fax: 304-358-7701

Marsha Keller, 7th/8th School Counselor


Phone: 304-358-2573

Fax: 304-358-7701


Graduation Requirements

Pendleton County High School Graduation Requirements for the Class of 2022 and After

9th Grade

  • English 9

  • World Studies

  • Algebra I or Algebra I & Support

  • Earth and Space Science

  • Physical Education

  • One Fine Arts Elective

10th Grade

  • English 10

  • US Studies

  • Geometry

  • Biology

  • Health

11th Grade

  • English 11 or AP Literature

  • Contemporary Studies

  • Algebra II or Advanced Math Modeling 

  • Additional Lab Science*

12th Grade

  • English 12, Transitional Senior English or College English

  • Civics

  • Senior Math*

Four additional electives (Minimum of 22 credits needed)

**Fine Arts: Art, Photography, Guitar, Piano, Theater, Band, Chorus, Music Appreciation

*Senior Math Options (Not required if you already have four math credits) College Transitional Math, Trigonometry/Pre-Calculus, Calculus

*Additional Lab Sciences: Chemistry, Forensic Science, Physical Science, Environmental Science, AP Biology, AP Chemistry



College Foundation of West Virginia

This is a great site for 7th – 12th grade students. It has tools to help with planning for high school, careers, college and financial aid.

ACT Website

SAT Website

Graduation Ceremony
Students in a Science Class


This is a complete overview of Pendleton County High School Scholarships. Students may download the following document for a personal list of scholarship information.

PLEASE NOTE:  Some deadlines & applications are still being added.

Please check back frequently for confirmation.

Cheryl Dahmer Mills Memorial

Primary consideration will be given to a student enrolled in an accredited college pursing a degree in the field of education.  Applicant should rank in the upper ¼ of the graduating class.  (Deadline March 31, 2021)

Leo Slusher Award

Students pursuing education at a college / university or trade school.  Consideration will be given to the student’s interest / participation in athletics, community service involvement, and academic record in good standing. (Deadline March 31, 2021)



Jason S. Simmons Memorial Scholarship

Students who plan to pursue a college education.  Consideration will be given to the student’s extracurricular activities at school and in the community. (Deadline March 31, 2021)

James "Jim" Bailey Scholarship

Students planning to enroll in a one or two year vocational or technical school, GPA of at least 2.5; have a financial need; good attendance and have participated in community service.  (Deadline April 15, 2021)

Pilgrim's CCP Team Scholarship

Student must have a parent who is an employee or grower for Moorefield Pilgrims.  (Deadline April 15, 2021)

South Fork Ruritan Scholarship

Student must be a South Fork resident enrolled in a post-secondary institution.  (Deadline April 15, 2021)


Pendleton Community Bank Scholarship

Students who plan to pursue a career in Business, Accounting or Finance. (Deadline April 16, 2021)

Par Mar Stores Scholarship

Students who plan to enroll in college or a technical school full-time to earn a degree or certificate. (Deadline April 30, 2021)

PB&J Scholarship

Students planning to attend a 2 or 4-year college.  Interested in those who have experienced challenges in their life and have a drive to succeed.  (Deadline May 31, 2021)

American Legion Post 30

Student must be a descendant of a veteran, pursuing a degree from a college or technical school. (Deadline April 30, 2021)

Eastern WV Community & Technical College

Student should plan to attend Eastern full-time and have a GPA of 2.5 after 1st semester of senior year. (Deadline April 23, 2021)

Grant Memorial Hospital Auxiliary

Students planning to pursue careers in medical fields and have a GPA of 3.0 or above. (Deadline April 30, 2021)

Grant Memorial Hospital

Students planning to pursue a healthcare related career through a college/university.  (Deadline May 3, 2021)



H.Pink Bowers Memorial Scholarship

Primary consideration is student-pursuing degree in the field of education.  May also consider those pursuing a degree in the medical or health related field, ranked in the upper ¼ of the class. (Deadline May 1, 2021)

Larkin Ours Scholarship

Student must be entering into a WV certified nursing (RN) program.  Must have 3.5 minimum GPA. (Deadline April 23, 2021)

National Wild Turkey Federation

Student should have a current hunting license and be a NWTF member. (Deadline March 31,2021)

Pendleton Community Care Scholarship

Student pursuing a degree in a medical field of study (i.e. medicine, nurse, pharmacy, etc.). (Deadline April 7, 2021)

Pendleton Co. Committee for the Arts

Student must be ranked in top ½ of the class, plans to attend post-secondary school full-time with a major, minor or concentration in the arts (broadened to include journalism, creative writing), and have demonstrated proficiency / talent in any of the arts.  (Deadline April 27, 2021)

Pendleton Co. Emergency Rescue

Student enrolling in a four-year college or two year technical center. (Deadline April 30, 2021)

Pendleton Co. Fire Association 

Student enrolling in a four-year college or two year technical center, have a family member in the fire department (April 10, 2021)

Pendleton Manor Scholarship

Student pursuing a career in nursing, ranked in top ½ of the class. (Deadline May 1, 2021)




St. John's Academy Scholarship

Student must be a descendant of a graduate from the academy which was in Petersburg from 1921 – 1933.  They have a book with names of all of those who attended, if you would like to check. (Deadline April 30, 2021)




SKSRT Anual Scholarship

Parent / Legal Guardian must be members of Spruce Knob Seneca Rocks Telephone, Student must be ranked in upper 1/3 of the class and be accepted as full-time student in post-secondary school.  (Deadline April 20, 2021)

South Branch Ruritan Club Scholarship

Student must be a Upper Tract/Franklin area resident and pursuing degree from college or technical school. 

(Deadline April 30, 2021)


Shentel Foundation Scholarship

Student from Pendleton or Grant County who plans to attend Eastern WV Community and Technical College and has a 3.0 or higher cumulative grade point average. (Deadline June 1, 2021)


Pendleton County Emergency Rescue Associate Scholarship

This scholarship is open to any PCHS senior that is a member of PCER or is a child, step-child, or foster child of a PCER member. (Deadline April 30, 2021)

Athletic Scholarships

(Deadlines May 6, 2021)

Pete Botkin - Planning to attend WVU

Kristi Jones - Female athlete

Guy Propst



Pendleton County Middle/High School

PO Box 40 | 409 Maple Avenue

Franklin, WV 26807

Phone (304)358-2573 | Fax (304)358-7701

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College Student


The resources you need to achieve your dreams

College Library


FASFA Info, The Promise Scholarship

& the WV Invests Grant

Updates on Promise Scholarship Deadline & Financial Aid Info


Download the following guide

for assistance.


View & Apply to the Scholarships awarded at Pendleton County High School.

PLEASE NOTE: Not all deadlines for applications have been added. Check back frequently for updated info.

Female Students