Central High School Counselors
To contact your school counselor to discuss academic, mental health, and college/post-secondary planning needs, please send them an email.
Bilingual Counseling Assistants (BCAs)
"Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today." Malcolm X
Spotlight on Wellness
Power Hearts at Central
Have you seen some love around our city?
"The Power Hearts are about self-love and positivity, which in turn reaches towards others. They become messages of encouragement, hope, and love for everyone." Amberella
You Are Not Alone
What is Inner Strength?
The Inner Strength Teen Program empowers students with easy to use tools that help manage stress and anxiety and can be utilized on a daily basis, in any setting.
These tools are an effective way to reduce student stress and reactivity, increase focus and well-being, and provide one with life-long strategies for a meaningful and satisfying life.
The program can be of great value to youth at this critically important time in their lives.
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What is CIFWI?
The Philadelphia Chinatown Development Corporation (PCDC) and Hall-Mercer have partnered to develop The Chinese Immigrant Family Wellness Initiative (CIFWI), which aims to introduce mental and emotional health as a key component of health for the Chinese immigrant community. The program is structured around three goals:
Visit the CIFWI website
What is NAMI?
Quick Link Student Resources
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Need Academic Support?
Central Admissions Inquiries
Suicide and Crisis Emergency
If you or someone you know is in a crisis emergency outside of school hours, please call...
The mission of the Central High School Counseling Department is to provide a proactive, comprehensive, and developmentally appropriate program to address students' academic and postsecondary goals in addition to supporting their personal and social needs. This is accomplished through a partnership with parents/guardians, staff, and the School District of Philadelphia to enable all students to become successful, productive citizens, and lifelong learners in a diverse and changing world. The Central High School Counseling Department will empower all students to reach their maximum potential by using comprehensive approaches that address academic, personal/social, and career goals. We will promote an environment to encourage personal inquiry and growth, social responsibility, and academic excellence.
School counselors believe that every student can succeed through the collaborative efforts of school, home, and community leading to responsible and productive citizenship in the 21st century.
Central High School
1700 West Olney Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19141
(215) 400-3590 (phone)
(215) 400-3591 (fax)
School CEEB Code: 393275