JLHS Counseling Corner


The James Lick counseling department works to support each James Lick student achieve his/her college & career goals. This includes setting goals based on strengths and interests, making a four year plan, checking on grades, making classroom presentations, using on-campus pre-college resources, such as, The College Hub & iMentor, and using Naviance as our vehicle for communication & information.

Check out these events coming up:

8/20 Monday: Coffee Chats 8:30am, 6pm Parent Center 1304

8/21-8/24 Tuesday-Friday: A/B Day

Thursday & Friday School ID Pictures

8/28-8/30 Tuesday-Thursday Welcome Back Week

8/31: Welcome Back Rally

interesting Opportunities for students

College of the Month

University of california santa barbara

Fun Facts:

Located: Santa Barbara

Founded: 1891

History: Originally founded in 1891 as the Anna Blake School for home economics and industrial arts.

Mascot: Gaucho

Colors: Blue & Gold

  • The campus is located on cliffs directly above the Pacific Ocean
  • One of the only universities in the US with its own lagoon and beach; various walking and bicycle paths across campus
  • Extensive biking system where bicyclists have right-of-way; 53% of students bicycle

Popular Majors: Social Sciences, Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Psychology and Visual and Performing Arts

Campus Organizations & Communities:

  • Over 400 active student organizations.
  • Active Minds - raising mental health awareness
  • Human Rights Group
  • KCSB 91.19 and The Daily News

Famous Alumni

    • Steve Aoki, electro house musician
    • Robby Krieger, The Doors guitarist
    • Jack Johnson, singer-songwriter and former professional surfer
    • Gwyneth Paltrow, actress

Public Institution

    • Bachelor's, Master's and PhD's Degrees
  • Link to University of California Santa Barbara: https://www.ucsb.edu/

your jlhs counselors

Top Left to Right: Ms. Chavez and Ms. Vasquez.

Bottom Left to Right: Ms.Llanos and Mr.Loya

Ms. Chavez



Mr. Loya



Ms. Vasquez



Ms. Llanos-Richards



For suggestions: Email Ruby Chavez: chavezr@esuhsd.org