Guidance Counseling

"Preparation doesn't guarantee success, but it increases the odds."

Scott Annan

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 11, 2023. 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 3, 2023. AP exams are scheduled during May 2024. 

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

  • Junior Year Experience Guide

Registration for the PSAT is open August 16, 2023.  PSAT is digital this year and students will be scheduled the week of October 16 - 20. 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 September 22 or when allotted seats are reserved. 


To reach our Guidance Counseling Center, please call 940-569-1411 and dial the appropriate extension.


Renee Blackwell

Freshmen Counselor



Shannon Johnston

Counselor (10th - 12th, A-K)



Rachel Sewell

Counselor (10th - 12th, L-Z)



Kim Rutledge

Counselor Secretary



Adria Perez

LBSW School Social Worker



Mark Schroeder

College and Career Coordiantor