Department Contact:

Telisa Brown

Director
(682) 867-7534
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Department Contact:

Priscilla Acosta

Secretary
(682) 867-7534
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Department Contact:

Jodie Dunn

Elementary Specialist
(682) 867-7507
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Department Contact:

Terri Cheek

Secondary Specialist
(682) 867-7507
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The Guidance and Counseling Department supports campus school counselors with the implementation of a comprehensive guidance counseling program that focuses on social and emotional wellness, academic achievement, and college and career readiness. School counseling programs are designed to include the four components:

MISSION

The mission of the Arlington ISD Guidance and Counseling Department is to empower and advocate for all students through a high-quality comprehensive, developmental counseling program that inspires students to strive for their maximum potential in academic, career, and personal/social domains.  In a collaborative partnership with all district staff, families and community, the school counselors will support all students to become self-directed productive responsible citizens and lifelong learners.

VISION

The Arlington ISD Guidance and Counseling Department will empower all students to become socially and emotionally competent citizens who positively impact the world.

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Read our latest blog post for the top five safety tips you need to know before students go back to school. We want everyone to stay healthy, so here are the protocols to keep students and staff safe. https://www.aisd.net/district-news/know-before-you-go-safety/ #ArlingtonISD

AHS Counselors are back in person on campus! Please use the office numbers and emails rather than our google voice numbers.

(A-B) Kevin Nute knute@aisd.net 682-867-8123
(C-D) Susie Hargrove shargrov@aisd.net 682-867-8188
(E-Ha) Claudine Kemp ckemp@aisd.net 682-867-8185

Arlington ISD high school students: Virtual College Night hosted by UTA is scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 24 from 6 to 8 p.m. More than 250 colleges have been invited to attend! Register now at https://falltacrao.swoogo.com/2020virtual/begin.

The Arlington ISD guidance and counseling team is excited to announce XELLO! It’s a new tool to help students prepare for the next steps in their journey toward college and career. Learn more in our latest blog post. https://www.aisd.net/district-news/students-plan-their-future/