Astoria High School Counseling Office

Welcome to the AHS Counseling Department!


Semester 2 schedules are ready!
Second semester schedules will be accurate in StudentVUE beginning Monday, January 23rd.

Students who are interested in requesting a schedule change should:

1. Look at the Master Schedule to determine which classes are available during each period.

2. Fill out the Schedule Change Request Googleform to request a schedule change.

3. Continue to attend their scheduled classes until they receive confirmation of the schedule change from a counselor. (Confirmation will most likely be sent through email.)


Students who need support filling out the googleform can stop by the counseling office before school, at lunch, or after school.


Registration for Semester 1 Dual Credit opens on Monday, Jan 9th!

Registration form for Coastal Commitment is linked here.
(Honors US History, PreCalculus, Psychology, Spanish 3 and Calculus)

Registration form for Dual Credit is linked here.

(Intro to Trades & Personal Finance)

Registration is due on Friday, January 20th.



The AHS Counseling Department can assist students and families with a range of services, including:

Academics:

  • New student registration and orientation

  • Educational planning

  • Support for special needs and accessibility

  • Identify post-secondary options consistent with your interests, achievement, aptitudes, and abilities

Career/College:

  • School-to-college and career information

  • Information on community service activities/job shadows

  • Identify personal skills, interests and abilities and relate them to current career choice

  • Develop career awareness and employment readiness

Personal/Social:

  • School adjustment and engagement concerns

  • Wellness, life balance, and stress management

  • Peer difficulties and conflicts

  • Risky behavior and crisis intervention

  • Information and referral to community services, providers, and agencies

Let us know how we can help you!

Who is my counselor? AHS does not assign students to specific counselors. Andrew, Beth, and Meredith are happy to work with all students and families regardless of the type of assistance needed. Jo Wolfe provides school counseling services to Astoria Choice Academy students.

TRIO programs, coordinated by Andrea Gonzalez, require an application. See Andrea or visit the Counseling Department for more information on how to apply.

Tessa Zasta, Clatsop Behavioral Healthcare (CBH) Therapist, is available by appointment only. Please talk with Andrew, Beth, or Meredith for a referral or call CBH directly at 503-325-5722 to schedule an initial assessment.

Andrew Fick
AHS Counselor

afick@astoria.k12.or.us

Phone: 503-325-3911

Google Voice/Text: 971-704-2341


Andrea Gonzalez
Talent Search & Upward Bound Advisor

agonzalez@astoria.k12.or.us

Phone: 503-446-3818

Beth Frausto
AHS Counselor

bfrausto@astoria.k12.or.us

Phone: 503-325-3911

Google Voice/Text: 971-704-1989


Meredith Payton

AHS School Social Worker

mpayton@astoria.k12.or.us
Phone: 503-325-3911
Google Voice/Text: 503-741-9412


Tami Jones
Registrar

tjones@astoria.k12.or.us
Phone: 503-325-3911
Fax: 503-338-3815


Additional AHS Counseling Department Contacts:


Jolene Wolfe, ACOA Counselor, jwolfe@astoriak12.org, 503-325-4197

Candace Chapman, On-Track Coordinator & Leadership/Activities Director, cchapman@astoriak12.org, 503-325-3911

Fa'alaeo Poyer, On Track Engagement Coach, fpoyer@astoriak12.org, 971-264-1262

Aitor Porro, Astoria SD Bilingual Family Liaison, aporro@astoria.k12.or.us, 503-338-9331

Tessa Zasta, CBH Therapist, (503) 325-5722

Misty Bateman, ClatsopWORKS Coordinator, mbateman@clatsopcc.edu