Counseling and Career Center

The College and Career Center provides information and assistance with academic progress, course selection, careers, college searches, scholarships, financial aid, and other post-secondary opportunities.  Individual guidance and classroom group instruction are provided to assist students in making educational and vocational/career plans.

Face To Face Meetings

Face To Face Meetings

If you need to meet with your counselor, we will facilitate face-to-face or virtual TEAMS meetings by appointment. Please email your counselor to schedule an appointment today.

Stay Informed

Stay Informed

KEEP UP TO DATE WITH THE COUNSELING DEPARTMENT AND CAREER CENTER

Scholarship tips and Opportunities

Scholarship tips and Opportunities

Check out some scholarship opportunities.

Senior Information 101

Senior Information 101

Check out these quick links to guide you through your senior year!

CHS Course Registration

CHS Course Registration

Click here to see our registration page.

College Visits

College Visits

Recruiter visits to CHS

Campus Visits/Preview Days

Military Recruiters

What you can expect from your Capital High School Counselors . . .

  • POST-SECONDARY PLANNING/COLLEGE, CAREER & LIFE SKILLS!
  • Course Selections & preparing for High School.
  • INDIVIDUAL PERSONAL SUPPORT
  • FAMILY SUPPORT

We use a systematic approach to accomplish these goals with all students and families. . .

  • YEARLY PRESENTATIONS —
    • Class registration and information night
  • OPEN OFFICE/WALK IN TIMES —
    • Counselors keep “open office” time during both lunches for general walk-in questions. Your individual counselor may not be available, but someone in the department will be available to assist you.
  • INDIVIDUAL APPOINTMENTS —
    • Personal Interviews & Post Secondary Planning, general information, scheduling, career/college/scholarship opportunities, personal concerns/referrals, your counselor needs to see you for various reasons, etc. . .

All services provided by your school counselors are free, voluntary and completely confidential, except as required by law to the students, families, teachers and school staff in the Helena Public Schools.

Helena School District has partnered with Intermountain to offer a free mental health screening for its students. The following letter and consent form can be returned to your student’s counselor and a screening with take place.

Recent News from the Counseling and Career Center

Jeramie Robinson

324-2493 jrobinson@helenaschools.org

Responsible for students with the last name beginning: A – D

Dana Meldrum

324-2491 dmeldrum@helenaschools.org

Responsible for students with the last name beginning: E – K

Jamie Bawden

324-2492 jbawden@helenaschools.org

Responsible for students with the last name beginning: L – Ri

Sara Berg

324-2490 sberg@helenaschools.org

Responsible for students with the last name beginning: Ro – Z

Anna Doran

324-2483 adoran@helenaschools.org

Career Counselor (Scholarships, Jobs, Career Search, etc. )

Aspen Herndon

324-2604 aherndon@helenaschools.org

Counseling Secretary