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Counseling Department

Counseling @ WHS

The WHS Counseling Department includes three academic counselors, our College and Career Center Specialist, School Based Mental Health Therapist,Bilingual Community Liaison and Registrar.  All of us are here to support our students in achieving their goals both during and following high school.

 

This page includes information about how students and families may get in touch with us, as well as our contact information.  Please view our other pages for additional information from our department that may be helpful to students and their families.

 

Contacting Your Counselor

If you are a STUDENT and want to meet with your counselor, you may do any of the following:

 

  • Drop in:  Students may meet with their counselors on a drop-in basis before school, during brunch, or after school.  This method is best if you have a quick question or concern. Counselors are unavailable during Study Hall but alternate during lunch.  Students can see any counselor during lunch.

Lunch: 18-19 School Year

Monday - Mrs. Lindsay

Tuesday - Mrs. Flores

Wednesday - Mrs. Lindsay

Thursday - Mrs. Flores

Friday - Mrs. Lindsay

 

  • Appointments:  Students may make an appointment to see their counselor by filling out an appointment request form in Student Services Center.  This method is best if you think your question or concern might take more time to address. Your counselor will call you in as quickly as possible.
  • Email:  Sending your counselor an email saves students from missing important class instruction and having to wait in line.  Emailing your counselor is a quick and easy way to get answers to your questions and concerns.
 

If you are a PARENT or GUARDIAN, please use the following guidelines:

 

If you have a question about your student's current grade or course content, please contact the teacher directly.  You may use SchoolLoop or AERIES to monitor your student's progress in his or her classes.  The counselors do not have additional information regarding specific classes, so teachers will be best equipped to inform and guide you.

 

If you have a general question or concern for your student's counselor, the most expedient way to contact him or her is through email.  You can also contact your student's counselor through voicemail. Counselors will return phone calls within 24-48 hours (not including weekends or Holidays).  Please keep in mind that if you're calling about a teacher-related issue, we ask that you have communicated with the teacher first.


 
 
Counseling Staff

Diane Lindsay, last names A-G
dlindsay@cuhsd.org

Erika Flores, last names H-O

eflores@cuhsd.org

Miriam Wesson, last names P-Z

mwesson@cuhsd.org

Rene Klaus, College & Career

rklaus@cuhsd.org

Felicia Del Real, Mental Health Therapist (MFT)

fdelreal@cuhsd.org

Norma Sanchez, Bilingual (Spanish) Community Liaison
nsanchez@cuhsd.org

 

Sandy Cotton, Registrar

scotton@cuhsd.org

 

Upcoming Events:
 

August 2019 

8/7/19 8:00am- 8:50am Freshman Parents /New Parent Orientation PAC
8/7/2019 6:00-7:00pm Freshman Parents/New Parent Orientation Library
8/7/2019 6:00-8:00pm 10th grade Parent Night Cafeteria

 

 

September 2019

9/4 & 9/5 - 9th grade classroom presentations

9/10 & 9/11 - 10th grade classroom presentations

9/18 & 9/19 - 11th grade presentations

 

 

October 2019

10/9/2019 6:00-8:00pm 12th  Parent Night/Financial Aid Night 12th grade parents Library(TBD)
10/10/2019 3:00-7:00pm Cash for College(FAFSA Workshop) 12th grade/Parents Library(TBD)
10/23/2019 6:00-7:30pm UC Info Night(CCC) All Grades Cafeteria

 

10/2 & 10/3 12th grade classroom presentations

10/16 - PSAT exam on campus(All 10th graders, 11th graders who pay for test)

 

November 2019

11/6 - College Panel Night @ Prospect High School (Theater) 6:30pm

 

December 2019

Dec 5th- AP Student Panel during Study Hall 

 

January 2020

TBD - FUTURE WARRIOR NIGHT @6:30PM in the GYM

Programming(course selection) Dates

11th grade: TBD

10th grade: TBD

9th grade: TBD

 

February

Counseling Department will be visiting local middle schools first week of February

 

April/May

4/2 College Readiness Workshop- Junior Parents- 6:30pm Library

TBD-Deanza Orientation

TBD-Senior Awards Night

TBD-Future Warrior Night(Incoming 8th grade families)