Counselor Corner

Its okay to have fun once in awhile

Mr. Nathan Wiest

Black Butte High School


307-352-3290  ext 2404

Student Correspondence

This is a perfect opportunity for you as a student to share what is going on in your world and comment about your day if you want.  Click  HERE.  This  will get things started. 


 BBHS EARLY RELEASE FORM.docx   As a student, you will need to fill this out and return it before you graduate if you plan to finish in the middle of a year.  Can be picked up from the counseling office.

 Transcript Request.docx   As a student, you will need to fill out this form if you are wanting a transcript sent.  Can be picked up from the counseling office.

 2022-23 FAFSA Checklist.pdf   Information and checklist you will need when you attend the FAFSA workshop.   You will need to enroll here first before you can register for Dual Enrollment classes at WWCC.  Be sure to check pre-requisites and age waiver if needed.  Upon registration, you will be able to utilize the site and choose the classes you would like.  You will then be approved or denied depending on whether you meet the guidelines.


Scholarship Opportunities and FInancial Information

Hagan Scholarship

Requirements:  US Citizen, High School Graduate, 3.75 GPA. 

$48,000 over 4 years with other benefits.

VIsit for complete details.



Scholarship search engine

VIsit to get started


WWCC Scholarship Page

VIsit to get started


Financial Literacy


Wyoming Community Foundation

Various scholarship opportunities available based on individual requirements  


Wyoming School Resource Officer Association Scholarship

WYSROA would like to offer two, one time scholarships in the amount of $500 each to well deserving high school seniors intending to pursue a degree in the fields of Education, Law, or any related field at any Community College or University within the state of Wyoming.  For an application, see Mr. Wiest.  Deadline Januarry 31, 2022.


Wyoming Trucking Association

The Wyoming Trucking Association Scholarship Fund is pleased to offer Transportation Scholarships ranging from $500 to $1000  to a Wyoming High School graduate attending a Wyoming college, university or trade school.  For application, see Mr. Wiest.  Deadline February 4, 2022.


Horatio Alger Scholarship

Rewarding students who possess the character to succeed in life.  For Juniors. 








WWCC Senior Day (Event has passed)

(October 20, 2021 from 10 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.)

Register for this event here.


FAFSA Workshop (Event has passed)

October 6, 2021 from 6-8 p.m. @ BBHS 

Go to Forms to see what you need to bring.


Did you miss the BBHS FAFSA Workshop opportunity?  You can still meet with Amber Taylor the EOC coordinator

She would love to set up an appointment with you to work through the process.  She has an office at WWCC.

Please feel free to contact her at:

307-220-2232 or at

You can also call the Financial Aid Advisor Bill Fomanek at:

307-382-1653 or at


Army Flight Simulator exhibit (Event has passed)

The United States Army will have a flight simulator at Rock Springs High School on November 1, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  They would like for you as students to experience flying in style. 


WWCC Student Ambassador

Are you graduating from BBHS and attending WWCC next fall?  Are you interested in becoming a student ambassador?  Find out more by contacting Rylee Easton in Admissions.

Call 307-382-1647 or email her at