Thank you for visiting the GHS Counseling webpage! Please use the links on the left to find valuable information for parents and students. Upcoming events can be found below. If you need further assistance, counselors are available by appointment, Monday through Friday from 8am to 3pm.



Score reports are available for parents and students to view by logging into your College Board account.  To help families make sense of their reports, Test Prep Gurus have created a comprehensive video, Understand Your PSAT Report.  Also check out Kaplan’s Journey to College and learn how they can help you and your student navigate the path to college with free parent events, free prep weeks, and more.


The program helps students gain a greater understanding of how nonprofits create impact in the community and helps develop them as the next generation of community leaders through two components:

  • A summer eight-week paid internship with a nonprofit organization selected by the bank.  

  • The week-long, all-expense paid Student Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. from July 8-13, 2018.

Students can apply by going to www.bankofamerica.com/studentleaders.  The application deadline is February 2, 2018, no exceptions.

SENIORS:  APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID NOW!  The Cal Grant Deadline is March 2, 2018.

Counselors shared important financial aid information with seniors in their Government/Economics classes during the month of October.  Please click here for the presentationPlease click here for some quick tips.


Take advantage of free assistance with applying for financial aid!  Please click here to pre-register.  Please click here for the flyer listing documents you should bring with you to the workshop.

Wednesday, January 17th from 5:30pm-8pm at Helix High School 7323 University Ave. La Mesa, CA  91942

Saturday, January 27th from 9am-12pm at the IDEA Center 1600 Cuyamaca St. El Cajon, CA  92020

Saturday, February 3rd from 9am-12pm at San Ysidro High School 5353 Airway Rd. San Diego, CA  92154

















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Grossmont Union High School District programs and activities shall be free from discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on age, gender, sex, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, nationality, ethnic group identification, ethnicity, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation or the perception of one or more of such characteristics. (GUHSD Board Policy 5145.3)