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 Guidance Counselors are specialists within a specific grade level for a given year, which provides a specialized and focused knowledge base for students

Student Guidance Counselors are as follows:


Freshmen (Class of 2020):       Kassie Mendez       cmendez@rjuhsd.us

Sophomores (Class of 2019):   Jim Alstot                jalstot@rjuhsd.us

Juniors (Class of 2018):            Don Allen                dallen@rjuhsd.us

Seniors (Class of 2017):            Denise Burns         dburns@rjuhsd.us

Intervention 9th,10th and EL: Marcelina Zamora    mzamora@rjuhsd.us

Intervention 11th & 12th:  Carey Bussey      cbussey@rjuhsd.us

Special Education Coordinator: Karen Hummel   khummel@rjuhsd.us
College and Career Technician: Janelle Lott      jlott@rjuhsd.us 


Guidance Adm. Assistant:  Sandy Alexiou salexiou@rjuhsd.us   (916) 771-6565 ext 4020


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WHS counselors assist with student achievement in the following areas as prescribed by the American School Counselor Association


Individual Student Planning:
  • Academic plans
  • Career Plans
  • Comprehensive use of Naviance to connect academics to college and career planning
  • Problem solving
  • Education in understanding of self, including strengths and areas for improvement
  • Transition plans for post-secondary goals

Responsive Services:

  • Individual counseling
  • Individual/family/school crisis intervention in personal/social areas
  • Peer facilitation
  • Consultation and collaboration with teachers, parents and students
  • Referrals

System Support:

  • School Climate improvement
  • Positive Behavioral Intervention System (Woodcreek Way)