counseling Services

Meet your counselors!

Andrea Goodwin

Senior Class Counselor

Office: 213-480-4614 | Home: 424-298-8483

Susan Ruiz

Counselor, Grades 9-11

Office: 213-480-4605 | Home: 714-752-0473


Cheryl Samson Ramirez

A-G Diploma & Attendance Counselor
213-725-5600 x1784

Irene Yun

Newcomer Counselor

Jacob Wangel-Brown, LCSW, PPSC

Psychiatric Social Worker

j.wangelbrown@lausd.netVIRTUAL OFFICE
213-725-5600 x.1000

What do counselors do?

School counselors are professional school advocates who provide support to maximize student potential and academic achievement. Read more.

Contact your counselor to:

  • Discuss your academic schedule and future college plans.

  • Talk about personal issues that affect your success in school.

  • Inquire about extracurricular activities.

  • Learn about additional support programs like: parent education, mental & physical health, college and career planning.

Counseling Services by Grade

OUR MISSION: To provide a comprehensive, developmental counseling program addressing the academic, career and personal/social development of all students.


  • All students have a right to be heard and treated with dignity and worth.

  • All students have the right to participate in the school counseling program.

  • All students benefit from a rich academic and artistic community.

  • All students’ ethnic, cultural, racial, sexual differences and special needs are considered in planning and implementing the school counseling program.

  • All students shall have access to a full-time, credentialed school counselor.

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