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    About the Cleveland Counseling Center

    Counseling is open remote and virtual from 8:40 a.m. - 4:10 p.m.

    Cleveland STEM School Counselors offer academic, career and personal/social support for students.

    This includes:

    • Individual and small group counseling
    • Classroom guidance lessons
    • Intervention for attendance and coursework issues
    • Confidential referrals to outside agencies
    • High school class registration and planning
    • Class changes and waiver requests
    • Post-high school planning through career and college guidance lessons in Naviance
    • Student and Family Events
    • Scholarship and financial aid information
    • Serves on Student Intervention Team
    • Serves on the College Career Leadership Institute
    • Serves on the Building Leadership Team

    Appointments

    • To make a virtual appointment with your Counselor, click on the red box and pick your counselor's name, you will receive an email confirmation.

      Schedule a Counseling Appointment in Bookings 
    • School Counselors:

      Napsiyah Sallee- Head School Counselor, 9th and 12th grade Full-time Running Start Students
      nssallee@seattleschools.org, 206-252-7812

      Claire Abe - School Counselor, 10th-12th grade, School of Engineering and Design (SOED)
      cwabe@seattleschools.org, 206-252-7874

    • Chloe Kimiai - School Counselor, 10th-12th grade , School of Life Sciences (SOLS)
      cbkimiai@seattleschools.org, 206-252-7811

      Kelly Tagupa - Registrar, katagupa@seattleschools.org, 206-252-7814 Room: 2151 (located on first floor)

      Sandra Lopez - Counseling Intern (Seattle University), selopez@seattleschools.org

    District Counseling Forms

    Learn more about the Cleveland STEM High School Comprehensive Counseling Program

    STEM Pathways


    Location

    Building 2 (Across from Attendance) - Room 2002



    Welcome to the Cleveland STEM HS Counseling Center 

    NEW

    August 31, 2020

    Dear Cleveland Families:

    For those who are new to Cleveland, and those who are returning, welcome!  We thank you for your continued patience while waiting for key information about the 2020-2021 school year.  In this letter, we will share information about:

    1. Our laptop distribution event on Thursday, September 3, from 12 – 3 pm.
    2. The special schedule we will be following during “Strong Start Week”—beginning on our first day of school, Friday, September 4, and continuing until Friday September 11. 
    3. Our regular academic schedule during online learning, which will start on Monday, September 14th.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    How will my student get to their first online class on Friday, September 4?

    Your student should check their SPS email for an invitation from their teacher to the virtual classroom.  More information coming soon to help students who are new to SPS email.

    How can my student see their schedule?

    Students can see their schedules on The Source, starting on the evening of Thursday September 3rd.

    In the regular online schedule, how long are classes?

    • All students will spend up to 50 minutes per class with a teacher; there are 4 classes per day.
    • Many classes are “blocked”—two periods with the same teacher. 
    • Students will occasionally spend additional time with teachers in small group conferences. 
    • See the online class schedule below for more details

    Why is the schedule different for the first 5 days—the “Strong Start” week?

    • Our district has set this time aside for connecting with students and families, and providing students dedicated time for social/emotional learning (SEL).  
    • We will also use this time as orientation for students to Cleveland and online learning. 
      • Students will learn the basics of our learning management system, Echo
      • Echo replaces Schoology—there will be more info soon about how students and families can learn this system

    LAPTOP DISTRIBUTION FOR ALL NEW CLEVELAND STUDENTS—9TH-12TH GRADE

    If your student is new to Cleveland, please come to our drive-through laptop distribution on Thursday, September 3, from 12 – 3pm.    

    • If your last name begins with A-L, please arrive between 12:00 and 1:30 pm
    • If your last name begins with M-Z, please arrive between 1:30 and 3:00 pm
    • Walk-ups are also allowed, please wear a mask and maintain 6 feet distance
    • If in a vehicle, please wear a mask and PLEASE DO NOT EXIT THE CAR
    • 9th graders who still have to turn in the laptop they received in 8th grade may do so here
    • If you can’t be present on Thursday, look for upcoming messages about distributions happening the following week.

    WHEN WILL CLASSES BE HELD DURING ONLINE LEARNING?

    View the daily bell schedule