Del Norte Counseling
DNHS CEEB School code: 054351

Del Norte High School
Student Services

Michelle Castro, Student Services Specialist
Located in G118
858-487-0877 Ext. 6149

 Student Services staff is available for individual and/or group support in a confidential setting. 
Call or email Ms. Castro to schedule an appointment.


Student Services is open to all Nighthawks Monday-Friday during student break and lunch. 

Services offered include the following:

  • Daily social/emotional support for students. When you are feeling anxious, overwhelmed, stressed out, or just need to talk, we are here for you.

  • Crisis Intervention and Conflict Mediation- We are available to work with students having conflicts with others (peers, parents, teachers, etc.).

  • Drug, alcohol, and tobacco intervention and/or education for students.  

  • Spirit Wear/Prom & Homecoming Dress/Graduation Regalia (Cap & Gown) collection and distribution.

  • December Gift Drive Coordinator in conjunction with teachers, families & community to assist families during the holiday season.

  • Connection to community organizations, government agencies and individual volunteers to help provide basic assistance to families in need. 


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Donations are always welcome!  We have an ongoing need for healthy, individually wrapped snacks, spirit wear and school supplies. If you are interested in helping our students, please contact me!

Student Services supplies are 100% funded/provided by private donations

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