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Guidance Team

Welcome to the Monta Vista High School Guidance Department!

Students -  Starting on 9/9 Guidance Counselors will be hosting office hours on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Students can go to their MVHS_Guidance course on Schoolgy based on their graduating year for the zoom link.  It is a drop in type of appointment for quicker questions.

For parents who wish to make an appointment with their students Guidance Counselor, please email them directly.

Monique Balentine


Counselor (A-Gou) 

(408) 366-7615


Jessica Coscia

Counselor (Gov-L) 

(408) 366-7616


Sylvia Lam

Counselor (M-Sha)

(408) 366-7626


Clay Stiver

Counselor (She-Z)

(408) 366-7614

Calendly Appointment Request


McKenna Parfet College & Career Advisor

(408) 366-7618

Calendly Appointment Request

Elaine Hamilton Guidance Support

(408) 366-7623

Richard Prinz, MFT School Based Therapist (Room D204) (408) 366-7638
Ya Huei Chi School Based Therapist (Tuesday in Room A106) (408) 366-7640
Sheila Altmann School Psychologist (Room A106) (408) 366-7664
Glenn Fisher School Psychologist (Room A108) (408) 366-7643