Please click here to go to the Registration page to learn about the process to register A NEW STUDENT - including kindergarteners - for the 2023-2024 school year. Current students will be able to register in July, while new tuition students will register on June 6. For more information, visit this page.

    For parents filling out In-Zone Transfers, please use this link.

    For parents filling out the Pre-K application, please use this link.

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Science Hill Counselors

Science Hill Counselors

Science Hill Counselors (left to right): Joe McPherson, Kim Thompson, Holly English, Ryan Goines, Suzanne Reaves, Seth Douglas and Josh Jarnigan.



NEW! Starting with the school year 2022-2023

A - Carpenter - Joe Mcpherson - mcphersonj@jcschools.org

Carr - Fi - Kim Thompson - thompsonK@jcschools.org

FL - JE - Dr. Holly English - EnglishH@jcschools.org

Ji - Mc - Ryan Goines - GoinesR@jcschools.org

Me - P - Suzanne Reaves - ReavesS@jcschools.org

Q - Te - Seth Douglas - DouglasS@jcschools.org

Th - Z - Josh Jarnigan - JarniganJ@jcschools.org


2023 Senior Signs

Attention Seniors and Parents of Seniors: Graduation is coming up on us fast! Show your class of 2023 pride by pre-ordering at the link here or the PTA will have some for sale on pick-up days while supplies last so don't wait! 

Lindsey Vonn Foundation 

The Lindsey Vonn Foundation provides underserved girls the tools they need to pursue their passion, overcome obstacles, and reach their goals through scholarships, programs, and mentorship. A scholarship from the Foundation is a financial aid option for academics, athletic, and enrichment activities. Scholarship limit amount is $5,000.

NOTE: This scholarship is NOT for college tuition or any associated fees for college.  

Scholarships will be awarded twice each year in the Spring and Fall for both the Lindsey Vonn Foundation Enrichment and Sport Scholarships. In order to apply for a scholarship applicants must follow the applications eligibility and guideline which are as follows: 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • As of January 1, 2023 the scholarships are for girls only

  • Age: 10 to 18 years of age at the time of application

  • U.S. Citizen

  • Financial need based on household income, number of dependents, and location/cost of living

  • Students can only receive ONE scholarship per year, but can receive THREE scholarships in total during their period of eligibility. 

The application requires one letter of recommendation and a written or video essay with extra requirements for LVF scholar winners who reapply. After initial application review, the Scholarship Selection Committee may contact you for a phone or video chat panel interview. 

Fall Application for Winter 2023

OPEN: Monday July 3, 2023 CLOSE: September 29, 2023 at 5pm CT

Click here to apply! Questions? Email the LVF at scholarships@lindseyvonnfoundation.org


Cap and Gown Orders

Seniors, if you have not ordered your cap and gown yet you need to do that as soon as possible.

Jostens would like all orders to be in by Feb 10!

Click on the following link to order now!

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Updated Topper Tutoring

Click here to see the Topper Tutoring schedule   

West Point Summer Leaders Experience 

HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS - APPLICATION PORTAL OPENS FEBUARY 1st - The West Point Summer Leader Experience (SLE) provides rising high school seniors with a week long immersion into the academic, military, and social life of a West Point Cadet. At SLE, students will explore West Point from all angles, including out high-tech educational facilities, team building athletic activities, and realistic military training. You will get a taste of Cadet Life through the entire program, which is led by current West Point cadets. Here are three ways to learn more: Attend our FB Live SLE Information BriefCheck out some highlights from SLE 2022, and Take a look at our SLE Website.

Click here to open up the application portal. 

Internship Opportunities

Science Hill High School – 2nd or 4th block interns needed – Students needed for setting up/cleaning up the coffee shop – ordering supplies, inventory, etc – see your counselor to apply – student attendance and grades will be factored in the application process

JC Convention and Visitors Bureau - (CVB) - This position will provide support to the Visitor Services Specialist at the JC CVB on Buffalo St. The primary responsibilities are: to welcome visitors and provide the information and recommendations necessary to create a memorable visitor experience, maintain the visitor center and support the efforts of the Johnson City Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) as they plan various events in the region.  See your counselor to apply.

Mattern and Craig Engineering and Surveyors - JC branch - 5-6 hours a week that may transition in to an apprenticeship opportunity in the future - more info coming soon. 


2023-24 FAFSA Section-by-Section Videos

The six, 5-minute’ish recordings from the 12th grade family perspective can be found at https://www.collegefortn.org/fafsa/



Click our Scholarship link under "Important Links" to stay up-to-date on the deadlines and information for scholarships. 

Senior Year Guide 

Attention Seniors! If you would like a step by step guide to help you through senior year, then look no further! CollegeforTN.org has created a in depth guide that will walk you through prepare for life after high school. Click here for more details!


Furthermore, CollegeforTN.org is a great resource for many families and the website contains resources for students of all ages! 


College Application and Exploration Month 


With College application and exploration month beginning this week, we wanted to highlight some resources that may be useful to anyone that might need a little help starting this process. Click here to get started!


TN Promise/FAFSA/College Apps/Career Help

If you are needing help with any of these topics then we have a resource for you! Braylee Polson is our Niswonger Care Rep and she is a guru with all of these topics. If you would like to setup an appointment with her (students or parents)  then scan the QR Code below or send Hello to the phone number below and answer the questions to get connected with Braylee. 

Braylee Info



Dates To Know:
  • July 3, 2023: Deadline to complete and submit 8 hours of community service to tnAchieves.org for the fall 2023 term.

Important Links

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Parent Resources

Community Service



Financial Aid


Social/Emotional Learning

Local Job Postings

Governor's School Information

Homebase Videos

Internship Opportunities

Summer Programs

Mental Health Resources


Our Mission:

  • Emphasizing creativity, inquiry, personal responsibility, and cultural awareness, the Science Hill High School counseling department will graduate students who are prepared to pursue their academic, personal, and professional goals while helping students solve real-world problems through teamwork in order for our graduates to compete successfully in the global marketplace.


Our Vision:

  • By developing a rigorous and relevant counseling program and creating an expectation of success for all students, Science Hill High School counselors will facilitate a learning environment that enables students to use up to date information regarding college admissions, financial aid, and career assessment data to adapt to a competitive and changing global society on an academic, personal, and professional level.