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Welcome to HMS Counseling

Harden Middle School Counseling Program Mission

Our Mission is to support students in the discovery and development of skills necessary to reach their highest academic, social/emotional, and career potential.

Academic Counseling Services
  • Student Schedules
  • Academic meetings with students and parents 
    • Student Academic Improvement Plans 
    • Citizenship Contracts (8th grade)
  • Promotion eligibility Meetings
  • High School/College & Career Exploration
Social/Emotional Support 
  • Social-Emotional regulation strategies 
  • Crisis-Intervention
  • Mental Health Referrals
  • Refer student to group support services  

Career Development  
  • High School /College and Career exploration
  • School-to-Work: Connecting Schools and Career Decision-Making

To schedule a meeting with your school counselor: 

Students can schedule a meeting with their school counselor by: 
  • Emailing Counselor
  • Requesting a meeting during breaks or lunch 
Counselor will follow up with student pending availability 

Parents can schedule an appointment with their student”s counselor by: 
  • Requesting meeting with Counseling Secretary via phone call or walk-in
  • Emailing Counselor 


To speak with a counselor or to request a parent, teacher, student conference, please call and/or email the counseling clerk at the number below.

Counseling Clerk:
Anahi Soto
831-796-7300 ext. 8227


Last Names (A-Fernandez)
Elizabeth Gonzalez
Last Names (Fierro-Maldonado)
Irene Bailey
Last Names (Malicdem-Rangel)
Cameron Morse
Last Names (Rashe-Z)
Lorena Avila

Migrant (A-Z)
Julia Barragan