SHS Counseling

Virtual School Counseling

Welcome back SHARKS!

​The objective of Santiago High School’s Counseling Department is to continue to virtually provide all students with a strong foundation in the academic, personal/social, and career areas of development. Please do not hesitate to email your counselor. We are available and ready to support you. We are all in this together! ♥
SHS Counseling

SHS Counseling Team

Visit our website for counseling forms, A-G requirements, financial aid information and much more. Click Here

Join Your Counselor's Google Classroom

You can join your Counselor's Google Class in 2 ways:

  • Enter a class code— You sign in to Classroom and enter your Counselor's Google Classroom code.

  • Accept an invite—Your Counselor sent you an invite. You can accept the invite in your email or in Classroom.

After you join a class on one device, you're enrolled in that class for all devices.

Be sure to sign in to Classroom with your CNUSD student account.

Join with an invite

  1. Your Counselor sent an invite to your CNUSD student email to join his/her Google Classroom.
  2. Go to
  3. Make sure to sign in with your CNUSD student account.
  4. On the class card, click Join.

Join with a class code

1. Copy your Counselor's Google Classroom class code:

  • Mariana Nunes - 3ekwgcc
  • Johnny Campos - 2gte5vh
  • Christine Berg - sh3g6co
  • Nathan Theune - lopmhn6
  • Maritza Partida - uhxt5io
  • Carlos Estrada - hslbwq3
  • Kristen Matsumoto - ihaapnv
  • Valencia Applegate - n537z6h

2. Go to

3. Make sure to sign in with your CNUSD student account.

4. At the top, click Join class + and paste your Counselor's code.

How do I request a class change?

Your parents MUST agree to the change. If you would like to request to change a course please submit your request using your counselor's Google Form:

Mariana Nunes -

Johnny Campos -

Christine Berg -

Nathan Theune -

Maritza Partida -

Carlos Estrada -

Kristen Matsumoto -

Valencia Applegate -

Social Emotional Resources

CNUSD Intevention Counselors

A safe space for students, parents and staff.

Student/Family Request for Assistance Form

For students and families to report student concerns.

Staff Request for Assistance Form

For CNUSD staff to report student concerns.

Connects millions of people to help every year. To get expert, caring help, simply call 211 today.

CNUSD Virtual Calming Room

We are operating in uncharted territory right now that nobody could have possible imagined or prepared for. Your CNUSD School Counselors want you to know that your feelings are valid, no matter what they are. You might feel scared, confused, overwhelmed, angry, alone, grateful, or completely calm. You might feel many things at once, like being upset that an event was cancelled, but happy that you can wear pajamas all day. Your feelings are normal; the situation is not. Don't forget to breathe.

  • Learn the life-changing skill of meditation.
  • Get more restful sleep and wake up feeling refreshed.
  • Video lessons on mindful movement and gentle stretching.

Character Lessons

  • Mindfulness
  • Anxiety
  • Kindness
  • Meditation
  • Growth Mindset and much more!

Social Emotional Learning Communities

The Collaborative for Academic, Social, and Emotional Learning (CASEL) is a trusted source for knowledge about high-quality, evidence-based social and emotional learning (SEL). CASEL supports educators and policy leaders and enhances the experiences and outcomes for all PreK-12 students.

Crisis Hotlines:

  • National Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255
  • HELP Line 951-686-4357
  • Crisis Line text CNUSD to 741-741
  • Safe house text SHHELP to 274-637

California Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response


  • Students will learn and engage in research-based practices that have been shown to boost wellbeing, strengthen resilience, and even increase happiness! The strategies they will learn also strengthen social-emotional competencies such as self-awareness, self-management, social awareness, and positive relationship skills.
  • From now until June 30, 2020, you can get it for FREE with code BREATHE20


College & Career Resources

College Board Coronavirus Updates


ACT is offering digital learning and workforce resources to assist students, teachers, schools and workers impacted by COVID-19

NACAC (National Association for College Admission Counseling)

This webpage provides information, resources, and links for students and families.


For most students planning to attend college or career school, financial aid is essential. We’ll walk you through how financial aid works, resources to pay for college, and loan repayment options.


If you’re a senior in high school, you probably have a lot of questions about how the coronavirus (COVID-19) could affect college admissions and financial aid. California colleges and financial aid providers know you’re worried. They’re responding and making changes as fast as they can to make sure you can still launch your plan.

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Virtual College Presentations

Coming in September! Look out for information on how to join a zoom meeting to meet with various college admissions advisors. They will be posted here in the Friday Finale and on our Instagram @SHS_COLLEGE_CAREER


Khan Academy

Khan Academy schedules for school closures

AP Online Classes & Review Sessions

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