PHS Counseling

School Code:  052533
Office Hours:  Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. by phone or email
Phone: (858) 748-0245 
Fax:  (858) 748-1132

Welcome to the PHS Counseling Office. Counseling is your gateway to college and career readiness at PHS. Counselors are available to students during break, lunch, before and after school. Parents please make an appointment by phone or email directly with your student's Counselor.
Position: Name & Email: MAIN NUMBER:
CALL FIRST: 858-748-0245
Counselor (A-Dag) Karly Wardwell 5124
Counselor (Dah-Hoc) Jerrah Smith 5127
Counselor (Hod-Mcg) Tanya Ibrahim 5128
Counselor (Mch-Rue) Blanca Arreguin 5136
Counselor (Ruf-Z) Jerilyn Padua Reyes 5123
Counselor/CTE/Intervention Kyle Levesque 5133
Counseling Assistant    
Career Guidance Tech Jaime Brown 5135
Registrar Michelle Bourget 5130
Student Data Tech Jodie Hughes 5119
Student Services Specialist Sharon Struck 5394
Mending Matters Therapist Edgard Watson 5393

See below for the latest copy of our Counseling Newsletter:

Thanks for visiting the Poway High School Counseling site! As a comprehensive Counseling Department, we work hard to impart specific skills and learning opportunities through academic, career, and personal/social development experiences in a proactive and preventive manner for all students. We promote and enhance the learning process by being actively committed to helping students understand that the choices that they will make will affect their future educational and career options.

Poway High School is committed to ensuring your student has access to the best possible education. We work hard to help students reach their academic goals for college and career readiness when they graduate. Our department is dedicated to serving students and preparing them for life after high school. In fact, we have doubled our efforts in helping students meet the UC/CSU A-G requirements.

We hope that all of our students have an enjoyable and successful school year!

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The Poway Unified School District (PUSD) is an equal opportunity employer/program and is committed to an active Nondiscrimination Program. PUSD prohibits discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, nationality, immigration status, ethnicity, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression or association with a person or a group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. For more information, please contact: Title IX/Equity Compliance Officer, James Jimenez, Associate Superintendent of Personnel Support Services, Poway Unified School District, 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128, 1-858-521-2800, extension 2121, For students, you may contact Title IX Coordinator/ 504 Coordinator Jamie Dayhoff, Director of Attendance and Discipline, Poway Unified School District, 1-858-521-2840,

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