Our mission as a counseling department is to provide a comprehensive, age appropriate, and sequential school counseling program that aligns with the American School Counseling Association’s national standards.
The program at Newark Charter Jr/Sr High School focuses on supporting all aspects of the student experience at NCS: academic development, personal/social development, and career development.
7th and 8th Graders: Ms. Stacey Chambers
9th and 10th Graders: Mrs. Kris O’Connor
11th and 12th Graders: Mrs. Penny Halfen
College Counseling: Mr. Mitchell
How to Schedule a Meeting
Drop/Add form – This form available here (or in the main office) must be filled out completely in order to have your request considered. Student, parent/guardian and teacher signatures are required, and the form should be turned in to the guidance bin in the main office.
Block form – This form available here (or in the main office) must be filled out by students who wish to have an AM or PM block. This form must also be signed by a parent/guardian.
Teacher Assistant Form – This form is only given out by the counselors and cannot be accessed online. Please see your counselor to obtain the TA form.
Meeting Request Form – This form is available here (or in the main office) and must be submitted to the guidance bin in the main office.