Your AVHS School Counselors are currently working remotely and can be reached by phone as follows:
Mrs. Kastner: 661-418-7857
Dr. Cobb: 661-418-2491
Mr. Tijani: 818-538-4445
Ms. Heller: 661-434-1933
Mr. Cincis: 661-434-1972
Dr. Haggard: 818-743-9219
Need to make an appointment?
Click on your counselor's link below to book a direct appointment with them. In our current Distance Learning platform, you have the following virtual appointment options: Phone Conference, Google Meet, or Google Hangout Chat.
Mrs. Kastner: https://gkastner.youcanbook.me
Dr. Cobb: lcobb-7.youcanbook.me
Mr. Tijani: https://ktijani.youcanbook.me
Ms. Heller: https://desiree-heller.youcanbook.me
Mr. Cincis: https://ccincis.youcanbook.me
Dr. Haggard: https://chaggard.youcanbook.me
Mrs. Marquez: https://mmarquez.youcanbook.me
**Please note that the AVHS campus is currently closed.**
Counselors are located in both the Counseling office and the Lopes Center (Room 824). Office hours are from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. Students are encouraged to meet with their Counselor, get help from our Pupil Service Technicians (PSTs), meet in small groups, or use the campus computers.
What We Do:
- Academic Support and Planning:
- Education Plans
- Graduation Checks
- Grade level interventions
- College and Career Planning:
- College Applications/FAFSA and Dream Act
- Cookies, Cocoa, College, and Careers - Monthly workshops
- Personal/Social/Emotional Support:
- Individual and small group counseling
- Conflict resolution
- Referrals to School Based Mental Health services
We will gladly do our best to accommodate walk-in appointments, but we strongly encourage you to please make an appointment by phone or email with your student's counselor to ensure adequate time and availability of your student's counselor.