DSA Counseling Department

DSA Counseling Monthly Newsletter

September 2020
October 2020
November 2020
December 2020
January 2021
February 2021
March 2021
April 2021
May 2021


Middle School

Gary Lubell
720-424-1716
gary_lubell@dpsk12.org
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday
Counseling for all middle school students
No Place for Hate

HS A-F

Brie Bredenberg
720-424-1707
brianne_bredenberg@dpsk12.org
Monday, Tuesday, Friday
High School – last names A – F

HS G-L

Gina Subudhi
720-424-1737
gina_subudhi@dpsk12.org
Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
High School – last names G – L

HS M-Z

Kristy Jaramillo
720-424-1729
kristen_jaramillo@dpsk12.org
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
High School – last names M – Z

9th Grade

Maia Learning

  • Career Exploration! Counselors will come into your class for various career exploration activities.
  • Log into Student Portal to complete the My ICAP survey for your grade level

9th Grade To-Do List

10th Grade

Maia Learning

  • Career Exploration! Counselors will come into your class for various career exploration activities.
  • Log into Student Portal to complete the My ICAP survey for your grade level

10th Grade To-Do List

11th Grade

Maia Learning

  • College Planning! Counselors will meet with you in small groups to discuss future planning.
  • Log into Student Portal to complete the My ICAP survey for your grade level

11th Grade To-Do List

SAT Class
Junior Website

All juniors are enrolled in a mandatory SAT independent study class.  Please check the junior SAT site for details:

12th Grade

Maia Learning

  • College Planning! Counselors will meet with you in small groups to discuss future planning.
  • Submit transcript and letter of recommendation requests
  • Log into Student Portal to complete the My ICAP survey for your grade level
  • Complete your Senior Exit Survey

12th Grade To-Do List

Senior Website

  • Take or retake the ACT or SAT test
  • Take the most rigorous classes you can handle (Honors or AP)
  • Identify colleges that match your goals and interests
  • Attend college fairs, visit college campuses
  • Attend your Senior Brown Bags in September
  • Complete college applications for:
    • 1 Reach/Dream school – a school that may be a stretch
    • 2-3 Target schools – schools that you are on track to be admitted to
    • At least 1 Safe school – academically and financially safe
  • Complete FAFSA to be considered for all types of Financial Aid
  • Helpful Resources for Seniors