• Counseling Office

    Students are welcome to come in before school, after school or during their lunch period. Counselors are also available for students and parents through phone, email and zoom Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30 pm. To find your counselor, click on "Find my counselor" (located above) for their name and contact information.

    Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

    Counseling Office Phone: (210) 356-7625

    Counseling Support Line: (210) 356-7619

    Fax: (210) 650-1146

    For academic advice, questions about CCMR or financial aid, contact:
    Find Your School Counselor
    Guidance & Counseling Department
    For questions about testing programs and preparation, contact:
    Your School Counselor
    Advanced Academics
    For questions about CTE courses, career certificates and industry certifications, contact:
    Career & Technical Education 
    For more information about magnet programs, contact:
    Magnet Programs

  • Counseling Services Updates & Announcements

  • Parent Night Presentations

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  • Course Selection & Endorsements 2024-2025

    MacArthur 2024-2025 Course Selection Kick-Off: Starts on January 17th! Please click link for more information. All 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students will receive course cards and handouts to help with course selections. Throughout the week, teachers and students will discuss the course options to take next year.

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  • College Visit Verification Form

    Juniors and Seniors are allowed two excused absences for college visits. The College Visitation Verification Form must be completed, signed, and dated by an appropriate official from the institute of higher education visited by the student. Please turn in the completed form to the Attendance Office. Forms can be picked up in the Attendance Office.

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  • Scholarships

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  • Dual Credit Enrollment for 2024-2025

    Fall 2024-2025 Apply Texas is OPEN! March 22nd is the Apply Texas & NEISD Google Submission Deadline for Fall of 2024.  

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  • Advanced Placement Exams

    Earn college credits --by taking an Advanced Placement course and scoring successfully on the related Advanced Placement exam, you can save on college expenses: most colleges and universities nationwide offer college credit, advanced placement, or both, for qualifying AP exams scores. These credits can allow students to save on college tuition, study abroad, or secure a second major. AP can transform what once seemed unattainable into something within reach.

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  • Helping You Create the Future You Deserve

    It’s never too early to explore your options for college or career opportunities. This section provides resources to start planning your future.

    MacArthur High School is committed to helping all students prepare for college. Our department works with campuses and other college-related departments to create and support a college and career-ready environment. We encourage all students and parents to start planning early.



  • Useful Links

  • Tap Into Your Academic Resources


    Start to construct your academic plans to achieve your career and life goals.

  • Counseling Services

    Students are welcome to come in before school, after school or during their lunch period. Counselors are also available for students and parents through phone, email and zoom Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30 pm.

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  • College, Career, & Military Readiness

    College & Career Readiness is committed to helping all students prepare for college. Our department works with campuses and other college-related departments to create and support a college and career ready environment. We encourage all students and parents to start planning early.

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    Magnet Programs

    Explore paths beyond core classes. Magnet programs offers students opportunities to approach academics from hands on experience.

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