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Social & Personal Development

How do Counselors Help?

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How do Counselors Help?
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Counselors work as a team, partnering up with resources on and off campus to provide students with support. 
Sequoia Support Team

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Sequoia Support Team
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Community Based Organizations

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Community Based Organizations
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StarVista
An organization that focuses on Youth Development on campus but provides outside support for students and families. 
 
 
Boys and Girls Club of Peninsula
A program that provides many services to our students, families, and communities.
  • Academic Support 
  • After- School Programs
  • Summer Programs
  • Mental Health Support
  • Future Grads (10th-12th) 
  • 9th Grade Success Program 
 
 
Acknowledge Alliance 
Acknowledge Alliance serves K-12 schools in the San Francisco Bay Area, integrating resilience into all levels of learning by: mentoring educators, counseling at-risk youth and teaching social emotional learning lessons for the whole classroom. 
 
 
Upstream Project in Collaboration with Life Moves
Provides 1x1 case management services (by the Life Moves staff) to students (and their families) who would benefit from: 
  • support securing stable housing 
  • support accessing mental &/or physical health services
  • support engaging and succeeding in school
  • support accessing county and/or other community services
  • support with budgeting and financial literacy
For more information please talk to your counselor or to Miki Cristerna
 
 
San Mateo Pride Center
Pride Center is the first ever LGBTQ+ community center in San Mateo County. Whether seeking behavioral health services or gathering in solidarity with others to share stories, build relationships, learn, grow, create, and heal together. 
  • Case management
  • Crisis intervention
  • Mental Health services
  • Peer groups