Guidance

Pedro Menendez High School Guidance Department
Department Information

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Welcome to Pedro Menendez Guidance Department website! Our guidance team offers a comprehensive guidance program to all students at PMHS. High school is an exciting time, which brings change and sometimes challenges for students and families. We are a resource for students, parents, and teachers and we invite you to contact us at anytime.

Counselors provide the following services:

  • New Student Registration/Scheduling
  • Academic Advising
  • Student Scheduling
  • Parent Teacher Conferences
  • Scholarship Resources
  • College information and planning
  • Career Research
  • Referral for students in crisis
  • Testing Administration
  • Post-secondary planning
  • Dual Enrollment & AP information and registration

Khan Academy recently added video tutorials to their website for help Paying for College. Tutorials cover topics like the financial aid application process, grants and scholarships, work study programs, loans, and financial aid packages.

For Juniors who would like extra help for the Spring SAT and ACT, Kaplan Test Prep will be hosting free online Cram sessions for the New SAT and ACT. Sessions are starting Saturday, February 27th. Space is limited. To sign up, please visit www.kaptest.com/freecram <http://Kaptest.us8.list-manage.com/track/click?u=e16c2b3556f25ac602016e890&id=15b116be5c&e=ba5cb2c31f> .

 


Guidance Counselors

Janice Cushman
AVID and Last Names H-P
janice.cushman@stjohns.k12.fl.us

Heidi Deaton
ESE and Last Names Q-Z
heidi.deaton@stjohns.k12.fl.us

Kathy Hamill
Intervention Specialist/Student Support Counselor
kathryn.hamill@stjohns.k12.fl.us

Stephanie Toffaletti
IB and Last Names A-G
stephanie.toffaletti@stjohns.k12.fl.us

Department Secretary

Pat Giuliani
giuliap@stjohns.k12.fl.us

Provides the following services:

  • New Student Registration
  • Scheduling of parent/teacher conferences
  • Scheduling of student/counselor appointments
  • Testing information
  • Responds to parent inquiries
  • Initiates student withdrawals

Career Specialist

Christine Danner
Academies & Dual Enrollment dannerc@stjohns.k12.fl.us


International Baccalaureate Program Coordinator

Vicki Murphy
vicki.murphy@stjohns.k12.fl.us
PMHS IB website


Testing Coordinator

Meredith Masiak
masiakm@stjohns.k12.fl.us

Computer Operator/Records Clerk

Patrice Shumaker
shumakr@stjohns.k12.fl.us

Provides the following services:

  • Maintains student records
  • Requests student transfer records
  • Coordinates college admissions visits
  • Sends transcripts to colleges
  • Maintains health /shot records