Guidance Counseling

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BHS Counseling Center...

"Preparation doesn't guarantee success. but it increases the odds." — Scott Annan

Helpful Links:
If case of emergency contact:
  • 911
  • Helen Farabee Crisis Center (940) 397-3395
  • Text "Home" to 741741 (Suicide Text Line)
  • Call 1-800-273-TALK (Suicide Prevention Lifeline)
  • Texas Department of Family Protective Services:
    COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line:  1-833-986-1919
  • Texas Abuse Hotline 1-800-252-5400 OR

Counselors are available to all students who are on campus or attending virtually. Open virtual office hours are available via zoom on Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. and Thursdays 1 p.m. Email a counselor for the link and login information. 
You can also contact a counselor by email or by completing the following Google Form

Registration for College Board Advanced Placement [AP] assessments will open on September 12, 2022. Students in AP courses should consider registering for the AP exams to earn college credit with a successful score. Students may register for AP exams through

All registration for AP exams must be made through the Total Registration website.

Registration closes November 4, 2022. AP exams are scheduled during May 2023. 

Seniors and parents should review the Senior resource to help them navigate through their senior year so they can create an action plan to follow as they progress through the year. 

Attached you will find the Preparation for Junior Year Resource to guide you through the next two years of high school as you prepare for your plans beyond high school.  This resource will help you focus on the following important areas:- Classes and Grades- ACT, SAT, Texas Success Initiative [TSI]- College Planning- Career Research- Resume and Portfolio Development

Registration for the PSAT is open on September 12, 2022.  PSAT date is Tuesday, October 25th 2022. Students in grades 9, 10, 11 or parents may register for the PSAT through Total Registration at  

Space will be limited, and registration will close when allotted seats are reserved. 


To reach our Guidance Counseling Center, please call
940-569-1411 and dial the appropriate extension. 
Kim Rutledge - Counseling Secretary (ext. 1107)

Renee Blackwell - Counselor (ext. 1110)

Melissa Hardman - Counselor (ext. 1108)

Shannon Johnston - Counselor (ext. 1109)

Adria Perez - LBSW School Social Worker (ext. 1113)

Mark Schroeder - BHS College and Career Coordinator (ext. 1200)