From the Desk of Ms. Valentina
Welcome West Wind Wildcats!
My name is Ms. Valentina. I am your new School Counselor here at this amazing school! I feel I have the best job in the world, helping students learn and succeed. This website will provide resources and activities that will help promote social, emotional, and academic development. I am also available via email to speak with students and families. To contact me, please click one of the icons below and fill out the School Counseling Referral Form.
***If you have immediate concerns for a child's safety, believe they are victims of abuse, or feel they are a threat to self or others please contact the Department of Children and Family Services at 1-800-540-4000 or call 911.
West Wind Happenings
Lancaster School District Websites to Know
Other Mental Health Resources
If you need to talk outside of office hours, please call:
Crisis Text Line: Text "HELLO" to 741741
National Suicide Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
Trevor Project Lifeline (Available 24/7;
Confidential Suicide Hotline for LGBT Youth):
Emergency Situation: 911
Confidentiality for students:
Please note, that confidentiality cannot be guaranteed via phone conferences. The school counselor will make every effort to ensure a confidential conversation, and as always, appropriate persons will be notified if any of the following come up in our conversation:
Someone is hurting you
You want to hurt someone
You want to hurt yourself
*Counselors are mandated reporters