School Counseling Services

  • INCOMING 9TH GRADE COURSE SELECTION INFORMATION

    Welcome to the Class of 2026!

    Students and families are required to attend one of the upcoming course selection events listed below to learn more about Highland and select courses.  Students and families can preview the 9th Grade Course Selection form and Course Catalog linked below.

    Highland Park Sr Registration Nights:  

    Wednesday, April 20th 6-7pm (in-person/Highland Park Sr. Auditorium) *Representative from each department will be presentThursday, April 21st 6-7pm (virtual) *Department contact information will be shared

    9th Grade Registration Form

    Highland Park Senior High School Course Catalog 2022-2023

    Course Selection Slides  (Includes Links on How to Register in Campus for Current SPPS Students and via Google Form for those new to SPPS)

    Recording of Course Selection Presentation on 4/21/22

    Incoming 9th Grade Course Selections are due Sunday, April 24th

    2022-2023 REGISTRATION INFORMATION

    Current 9th, 10th and 11th Graders:

    You will register for next year's courses during the school day on Wednesday, March 2nd.  All of the information you need to do this is below. Everyone should review the 2022-2023 Registration Power Point Instructions. You will also find grade-level registration forms and a link to the course catalog below. 

    Counselors will be meeting with students individually through their social studies classes later this month to review course selections and make changes. Don't worry, the courses you select on Wednesday can be changed later if they are not the correct level class. 

    2022-2023 Registration Power Point Instructions

    10th Grade Registration Form (for current 9th graders)

    11th Grade Registration Form (for current 10th graders)

    12th Grade Registration Form (for current 11th graders)

    Highland Park Senior High School Course Catalog 2022-2023

     

    Licensed School Counselors

     

              Jevita  


              Jo


             


              Kim


              Zimmerman  


    School Social Worker

    • Carissa Franklin (General Education Students)
    • Email: carissa.franklin@spps.org
    • Office: 651-744-6451
    • Google Voice: 612-548-1703

    School Counseling Clerk

    • Xong Her, Clerk
    • Email: xong.her@spps.org
    • Office: 651-744-6616
    • Hours: 7:00am to 3:30pm on school days during the year

     


    College & Career Resource Center (CCRC)

    • Hours: 8:15am to 3:15pm on school days during the year
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    OUR MISSION

    • Licensed School Counselors are uniquely qualified to address all students’ academic, career and social/emotional development needs by designing, implementing, evaluating and enhancing a comprehensive school counseling program that promotes and enhances student success.

    OUR VISION

    • All students are college and career ready.
    • All students have the mindsets and behaviors needed to be successful.
    • All students have advocacy skills.
    • All students and families feel welcomed, respected and valued.
    • All students have access to a Licensed School Counselor in their school.

    OUR GOAL

    100% of SPPS students will graduate with the skills necessary to access their college and/or career aspirations.

     

     

  • HELPFUL INFORMATION
     
     
    Ramsey County Children's Mental Health Collaborative
     
    Ramsey County Children's Mental Health Collaborative
     
    RCCMHC is a diverse community partnership of families and child-serving agencies.
    Together, we work to build an integrated system of care for youth with mental health disorders and their families that supports:
    resilience, recovery and wellbeing!
     

    National Alliance on Mental Illness

    Working to improve the lives of children and adults with mental illnesses and their families.



    Metro Children's Crisis Response Services

    Ramsey County 651-744-7000



    National Suicide Prevention Lifeline



    The Bridge for Youth

    The Bridge for Youth launched its new 24-hour texting hotline for teens and families.  The crisis hotline, (612) 400-SAFE, is staffed round the clock by professional staff and volunteers, trained to de-escalate crisis, provide emotional support, and connect youth and families with critical resources.