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Counselors are available for students on a drop-in basis before school, at lunch, and after school.

"Request to See School Counselor" Forms are available for students to request individual meetings during the school day.

Students in CRISIS, may come directly to the Counseling Center for immediate support.

Parents are encouraged to make an appointment.

Hours 7:15 am - 2:45 pm 

Phone (760) 901-8031

Fax (760) 722-0449

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Counseling Department Support Staff

Maggie Duenas

Counseling Secretary
Ext. 8031
Email

 

Bonnie Robinson

Guidance Technician
Ext. 8039
Email

 

Rosa Flanagan

Guidance Technician
Ext. 8040
Email

 

Caitlin Degrafft

College and Career Center
Ext. 8051
Email

School Counseling Center

School Counseling  Academics, Social-Emotional, Post-secondary

The ECHS Counseling Center provides a vital link to academic, career, and personal social development for all students. Our professional school counselors are credentialed educators uniquely trained in school counseling, who ensure equity and access to programs and services. ECHS School Counselors help all students in the areas of academic achievement, college/career and social/emotional development,  so that they develop the skills necessary to become well-adjusted, productive adults of tomorrow. 

School Counselors spend their time directly servicing students. Assisting them with academic planning, post-secondary exploration and planning, and provide social/emotional support.

Meet your School Counselor

Counselor

Student Caseload

Ext.

Socorro Ruiz

Email

Last Names: A, B
ELD 1-2
Foreign Exchange
SpEd: (Garrison, Lish, Lopez, Lyon)
x8034

Kelley Brinkerhoff

Email

Last Names: C, D, E
SpEd:  (Crone & Keo)
x8033

Sada Felix

Email

Last Names: F, G H, I  
SpEd: (Gibba, S. Olsen, Diekemper)
x8042

Kathleen McCann

Email

Last Names: J, K, L, W, X, Y, Z
SpEd: (Dreisbach, McPherson
& Poplawski)
x8041

Lori Tauber

Email

Last Names: M, N, O   
Simon Scholars
SpEd: (Broberg)
x8037

Elizabeth Cruz

Email

Last Names: P, Q, R  
SpEd: (Barnes, Lavender, 
A. Olson & Vallete) 
x8035

Liz  Hunter

Email

Last Names: S, T, U, V
Department Lead
SpEd: (Rawlins)
x8036

 

OUSD School Counselors follow the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) National Model to develop a comprehensive, data-driven school counseling program.

Learn more at www.schoolcounselor.org