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Attention Seniors 2021

Please schedule a Senior Meeting with your counselor sometime between now and December. We can discuss your post-secondary plans and answer any questions you may have.

To set up your senior meeting, come into counseling to schedule an appointment. Feel free to invite your parents to join you as well.


Helpful Websites


  • Access Virtual College Visits FOR FREE https://www.youvisit.com/

  • Access Virtual Job Shadow FOR FREE: https://www.virtualjobshadow.com/features/


If you have an urgent mental health situation, please contact one of the following resources for help:


  • In case of emergency, please dial 9-1-1.

  • 24/7 CRISIS TEXT LINE: Text HELLO to 741741

A live, trained crisis counselor receives the text and responds quickly.

  • Colorado Crisis Services: 1-844-493-8255 or Text TALK to 38255

  • West Springs Crisis: 970-201-4299

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255

The Lifeline provides 24/7 free and confidential support for people in distress and provides crisis resources.

The counseling office is open from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m on school days. Students can schedule an appointment with their counselor by stopping in the counseling office before/after school or during passing time.

Families are welcome to make an appointment to see their student's counselor by either calling the counseling office's main number at (970) 254-6600, Press 3 for the counseling office or by contacting the specific counselor directly by email.

Contact Your Counselor


Click this link to request to meet with your counselor.


FMHS Counselors:

  • Jennifer Penick - Last Names A - Cr

  • Sarah Day - Last Names Cu - He

  • Kristen Rutkowski - Last Names Hi - Me

  • Amanda Hawkins - Last Names Mi - Sc

  • Tanya Pearce - Last Names Se - Z


Contact our Registrar - Shauna Burnes

Counseling Secretary - Lori Fante