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Meet your Guidance Department staff

Welcome to the Monticello High School Guidance Department. To reach us, please call 794-8840, ext. 10951. Extensions for all Guidance staff members are listed below.

Guidance Counselors

The following guidance counselors are here to help students (assigned by first letter of a student's last name):

9th Grade A-G: Ms. (Mary) Truesdell, ext. 10960
9th Grade H-Z:
Miss (Katherine) Truesdell, ext. 10953
Mrs. Manz, ext. 10959
E-L: Ms. Steinberg, ext. 10961
M-Ri: Mr. Seidl, ext. 10957
Ro-Z: Mr. Mannino, ext. 10958

School Psychologist

Dr. Debbie Edwards, ext. 10956

school social workers

Mrs. Rasmussen, ext. 10955

guidance secretary

Ms. Yewchuck, ext. 10951 

guidance assistant

Ms. Brianna McIlroy , ext. 10963

"REMIND" text and email system gives students and parents ongoing updates about college visits and scholarship opportunities

The Guidance Department has instituted a new method called "Remind" to ensure parents and students are aware of visits from college admissions representatives, as well as scholarship opportunities. “Remind” is a one way, confidential text messaging and email system. Phone numbers family member's personal information will remain confidential. CLICK HERE for information on how to sign up for the service. All students and parents are encouraged to take advantage of this notification method.

SAT prepOnline SAT preparation program offered

Attention Students and Parents: There is an online SAT Preparation program available to Monticello students that and can be accessed at any time. Students may log into their Castle Learning account and select Method Test Prep-online SAT/ACT Preparation. Beginning on February 10, after school support will be available on Tuesdays, Wednesday, and Thursdays, 2:30-4:30, for SAT preparation as well. Interested students should report to Ms. Truesdell in guidance. Questions should be directed to Katherine Truesdell, Guidance Assistant, at (854) 794-8840 extension 10953.