About Counseling

 

IMPORTANT: Despite the school closure due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), you can still request to contact the Counseling Office if you have any questions.

If you need to reach your counselor at this time, please complete the Counseling Request Google Form, and we will respond as soon as we can. Click on the "About Distance Counseling" link on the right for more information.

 

MISSION

The mission of the San Lorenzo High School Counseling Department is to provide a comprehensive program which supports academic achievement; opportunities and support for personal/social/emotional growth, and to provide guidance and resources for college and career planning. As counselors, we are advocates for all students to reach their highest potential. We collaborate with other educators, parents, and members of our community to assist all students to become successful members of the 21st century society.

 

COUNSELING

Appointments are recommended for parent meetings or individual student one-on-ones. Crisis counseling does not require an appointment. Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 am -3:15 pm

 

  • One-on-Ones for academic, college and career planning and personal/social
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Student/Teacher Meetings
  • Parent Meetings
  • Classroom Presentations for academic, college and career planning and personal/social
  • Counselor facilitated groups, meeting the needs of our students:
    Example: 9th Grade Transition Group
  • College Night
  • College Workshops
  • PSAT administration
  • Financial Aid Workshop

COUNSELORS

Student Name

Counselor

Extension

A- D

Ms. Katricia Manalo 

AVID Counselor

kmanalo@slzusd.org

x 3129

E- Lop

Ms. Alice Yu

AVID Counselor

ayu@slzusd.org

x 3133

Lor- Roc

Ms. Monica Starr

LLC Counselor

mstarr@slzusd.org

x 3128

Rod- Z

Ms. Debra Corrales

BADA Counselor

dcorrales@slzusd.org

x 3130

CONFIDENTIALITY STATEMENT

When discussing personal matters, beyond the scope of academics, the information between a student and a counselor is confidential. Exceptions to when counselors will share the information about a student with someone else are as follows:

  • If the student asks the counselor or if the student and the counselor agree to tell someone else
  • If the counselor believes the student is in some danger from others or that the student presents a danger to others or self

 

OFFICE STAFF

Office Manager - Yvette Olivas, (510) 317-3134, yolivas@slzusd.org
Registrar - Marlene Garcia, (510) 317-3131, mgarcia@slzusd.org

  • This office maintains all report cards and cumulative records.
  • This office also handles homework requests, weekly progress report distribution, and fulfills transcript requests.
  • College materials (such as SAT and ACT registration packets/info) are distributed from this office.