Counseling

La Costa Canyon High School

Junior Parent Night

Junior Parent Night was Wednesday, December 8th at 6:00 pm. It was presented by the LCC COUNSELORS, topics include: Graduation requirements, college admissions, post-high school options, and tips for junior and senior year.

Video Recording of Presentation

Slide Presentation Only

Counselor Availability

Students may drop in at break or lunch time without an appointment. Counselors are available during the school day/class time by appointment only. If you need to see a counselor for something urgent or serious, tell your teacher and come directly to the counseling office. If your counselor is not available, please see the counseling secretary for assistance.

Parents, please make an appointment to come meet with your student's counselor by contacting, the Counseling Secretary, Judy Mendez at 760-436-6136 ext. 6012. Counselors are available by email or phone. Click on the Counseling Team link for contact information.

The LCC Counseling Office is a busy and active place working to assist students. School Counselors spend time meeting with students discussing academics, college and career plans, and assisting with social/emotional needs.

Contacting the Counseling Office

Office hours: 7:15 am - 3:00 pm

Add/Drop/Withdrawal Dates for 2021-2022

The last day to add or drop a class for SECOND semester is Wednesday, February 9th, 2022 without a withdrawal mark reflected on the transcript. Starting Thursday, February 10th, 2022 to Friday, April 15th, 2022 students will only be able to withdraw from a class for an unscheduled period or with approval, a teacher aid/peer tutor/science lab aide. A withdrawal mark will reflect as a "W" listed on the transcript. If you are requesting to add or drop a class, please read the district policy first. Add/Drop Policy per Board Policy 5121/AR. Students should see their counselor directly if they are interested in withdrawing from a class.

Aeries Portal

Aeries contains student grades, assignments, teacher contacts, transcript and graduation status. Use Aeries regularly to monitor classroom performance and address any potential problems before progress reports and final grades. Parents can update their own email addresses in the Aeries parent portal to continue to receive all notices and information from SDUHSD.

College Board Will No Longer Offer SAT Subject Tests or SAT with Essay

The College Board announced on 1/19/21 that they are discontinuing SAT Essay and Subject Exams in an effort to
reduce and simplify demands on students. Students will automatically have their registrations canceled and receive a refund. Students can take the SAT with Essay through the June 2021 SAT administration.


Please review the College Board's recent update and Frequently Asked Questions about this change for more detailed information