ACP Counseling Department

Welcome Apaches!

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We are Here to Support You!

We are all available by email and can schedule phone/video conferencing upon request.

Social and Emotional Counseling Services

Dr. Andrea Gonzalez:

Ms. Emily Daniels:

College and Academic Advising Counseling Services

Mr. Steve Perritano:

Mr. Bill Hill:

Weekly Newsletters

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Show us your “Maynicure: May is a time to increase awareness of those living with mental or behavioral health issues and to help reduce the stigma so many experience. Statistics reveal that 1 in 5 children in the United States experience a mental illness. Join with us and paint your nails (one being a different color) to show your support, spread awareness, and reduce the stigma of struggling with a mental illness! Send photos to and/or
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Coping with COVID Video Challenge

Create a silly video on how have you coped with any of the following during the quarantine...

  • Stress

  • Fear

  • Uncertainty

  • Isolation

Videos will be judged by all four counselors on a 10 point scale:

  • 2 pts for clarity of topic in video

  • 2 pts for clear depiction of a healthy coping skill for that topic

  • 2 pts for video appropriateness

  • 2 pts for humor

  • 2 pts for creativity

  • Prizes! The winner of the top video in each grade level will receive an item up to $25 from the Trading Post along with a $25 gift card choice. The deadline to submit videos is midnight on May 11th.

Email your submissions to Dr. Gonzalez,, and/or to Ms. Daniels,

COVID-19 Hierarchy of Needs

We know that school and education are so important during this pandemic. However, we also know that our students cannot be successful in school until their physical, social, emotional, and spiritual needs are met. Please feel free to reach out to us for support as we continue to develop our new normal!

*Adapted from Jay Dostal and Modeled after Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs

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"Virtual" Learning Means a Lot of Emails!

Check out this quick reference on email etiquette:
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Let's Get Organized!

Check out the myHomework Student Planner App to help keep your assignments and schedule organized:
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Time Management Tips for Working from Home

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Tips for Posting on Social Media

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