Our mission is to provide all students with the opportunity to gain the attitude, knowledge, and skills for academic, career and personal development in a safe, supportive environment. Our comprehensive school counseling program will educate and empower a collaborative community of learners to achieve academic success and prepare to meet the challenges in our ever-changing global community.

       COUNSELING OFFICE HOURS                                                                                                              To IHS 

       Mon, Tues, Thurs & Fri: 7:40 am - 3:20 pm                                                                                            To College & Career Center

       Wed: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm                                                                                                                          To IHS Activities                   
                                                                                                                                                                         Counseling Staff   
                                                                                                                                                                         Who do I Contact?

IHS Counselor Assignments:

Below is the breakdown of our alpha split, and you can find our contact information on the Counselor Staff page of our website.


Hanine Castro


Emily Tuttle


Jennifer Martinson


Samantha Wren


Jennifer Schwarz


  • For College Applications: Senior class size 590 and Issaquah High School's CEEB code is 480500
  • High School and Beyond Plan - link to directions posted by the College and Career Center here - you must 87% complete by December 1, 2017.
  • IHS College and Career Night (10/10/17) General Session Presentation 
  • Presentation: On 9/26 an IHS counselor visited senior English classes to share relevant information regarding transcripts, how to order official versions of that document for college application purposes and the general steps to follow to complete applications for a variety of post-high school programs.   
  • Transcripts for NCAA: It is the responsibility of the student athlete to be sure to take care of all tasks required by the NCAA Eligibility Center as you enter into your senior year. Please visit their website directly to do so. 
  • Senior Information page: reminder of important dates/details for senior year.


  • High School and Beyond Plan - link to directions posted by the College and Career Center here - Due December 1, 2017.
  • Presentation: On 9/27 an IHS counselor visited your US History or APUSH class to share information regarding the PSAT exam and other junior year milestones. All juniors are expected to take the exam on Oct. 11th during the school day. These results will generate personalized SAT prep materials from College Board and could qualify you for the National Merit Scholarship Competition as a senior. 
  • Consider registering now for Spring SAT & ACT dates: or Issaquah High School's CEEB code is 480500



  • High School 101: Your Guide to Success at IHS This presentation provides 9th grade students with the beginning knowledge and skills they need to reach their high school goals and begin preparing for their future. We encourage you discuss the presentation as a family, along with what strengths your student already possesses, and what new skills they can put into practice this year. 
  • High School and Beyond Plan - link to directions posted by the College and Career Center here - Due December 1, 2017.