Student Support Services

Sarah Fitzherbert-Velasco
Student Services Specialist
858-538-5478 ext. 3331
Room 331
9:00 am - 3:00 pm daily
Instagram: mvms_student_services

Student Services Specialists support students around:

  • Brief social/emotional needs
  • Peer relationships
  • Conflict mediation
  • Academic concerns

Our Student Services Specialist also provides:
  • Social Emotional Learning (SEL) lessons along with our School Counselors
  • Tobacco Use Prevention Education (TUPE) and Stop Vaping lessons for 7th Graders
  • Brief interventions for Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs
  • Mental health awareness education

Our Student Services Specialist is an Advisor for:

  • Club Live! at lunchtime
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