Student Wellness & Resources

Student Support

Student Support Resources Support Staff
Individual Class Support
Students can contact their teachers directly; whether in person or through email if they have questions about a class. Learning to self-advocate is a valuable skill for high school & beyond!

Teachers

You can speak with your teachers before/after class, during tutorial and/or during their office hours. You are welcome to email your teachers to get the conversation started.

Study Buddy Society (SBS)

Study Buddy Tutoring is a peer tutoring program for students earning a C- or lower in an academic class. Students meet with a tutor two times a week; usually Mondays & Wednesdays or Tuesdays & Thursdays.

 

SBS Coordinator

Rebecca Kan
(408) 366-7658
MV Library

College & Career Center (C&CC)

You will find helpful resources for: college research, summer programs, volunteer opportunities, scholarship research, resume building and career information. Students may visit the C&CC anytime; parents must make an appointment.

C&CC Advisor

McKenna Parfet
Room A102
(408) 366-7618

Academic, Social & Emotional Concerns:

Student Assistance Team (SAT)
The SAT is a multidisciplinary team made up of our four guidance counselors, a school psychologist, the student advocate, an administrator, teachers, and lead resource specialist. The SAT meets weekly to collectively brainstorm strategies to support students who are struggling academically, socially and/or emotionally. For more information, you can contact your Guidance Counselor, Student Advocate or School Psychologist

Student Advocates

Richard Prinz, LMFT

(408) 366-7638 

 

YaHuei Chi, LMFT (Tuesdays)

(408) 366-7640
 

Sheila Altmann, School Psychologist
(408) 366-7664 

Guidance Counselors (GC’s)

High school academics, four year planning, college exploration, course selection, interest inventories, career assessments, transcript evaluation, progress reports reviews, student/family appointments, guidance presentations, social & emotional support.

Guidance Counselors

A-Gou: Monique_Balentine@fuhsd.org (408) 366-7615
Gov-L: Jessica_Coscia@fuhsd.org (408) 366-7616
M-Sha: Sylvia_Lam@fuhsd.org (408) 366-7626
She-Z: Clay_Stiver@fuhsd.org (408) 366-7614

Assistant Principals (AP’s)

AP’s work closely with their partner GC to support students in a variety of ways. You can talk to your AP about academic and/or social and emotional concerns

Assistant Principals

A-Gou: Michael_Martinez@fuhsd.org (408) 366-7603
Gov-L: Nico_Flores@fuhsd.org  (408) 366-7609
M-She: Janice_Chen@fuhsd.org (408)366-7607
She-Z: Mike_White@fuhsd.org (408) 366-7647

Health & Safety

Student conflict resolution & missing property on campus. Students who become ill while at school.

Campus Supervisor

Thomas Michaelis
(408) 366- 7661


 

Health Aide
Javier Margarito
(408) 366- 7631

Community Resources

FUHSD SCHOOL LINKED SERVICES REFERRAL FORM

Monta Vista High School staff can refer a student to the District's School Linked Services Specialist for referrals to community resources by filling out this form.

Student Assistance Team

The Student Assistance Team (SAT) is a multidisciplinary team made up of our four guidance counselors, a school psychologist, the student advocate, an administrator, teachers and lead resource specialist. The SAT meets weekly to collectively brainstorm strategies to support students who are struggling academically, socially and/or emotionally. For more information, you can contact your Guidance Counselor, Student Advocate or School Psychologist. Please email SAT referrals to Monique Balentine.

Richard Prinz, LMFT (408) 366-7638 Student Advocate
YaHuei Chi, LMFT (408) 366-7638 Student Advocate
Sheila Altmann (408) 366-7664 School Psychologist