About Student Services

  • The Student Services department provides comprehensive programs and services to promote the academic and social potential of all students within a context that honors each student's cultural, linguistic and intellectual diversity. Student Services professionals are student advocates who work in partnership with other educators, parents/guardians, and community organizations to support the academic and social needs of all students throughout their high school career and help each student prepare for their lives after high school. 

    The primary functions of the Student Services department include:

    • Attendance
    • Child welfare
    • College and career planning
    • Counseling
    • 504 accommodations
    • Foster child and homeless liaisons
    • Health services
    • Home and hospital visitation
    • In-school credit recovery
    • Instruction and support services for expectant students and teen parents
    • Residency verification
    • School registration
    • Social work
    • Student records
    • Substance prevention, intervention and assistance
    • Transcripts
    • Truancy


  • Associate Principal, Student Services
    McKinney-Vento Liaison for Families in Temporary Living Situations 
    Title IX Coordinator 
    Taya Kinzie
    Department Chair, Student Services
    Aracely Canchola
    Assistant to Associate Principal, Department Chair & Lead Counselor 
    Phyllis Pestka
    (847) 424-7575 
    Office Location E125 Building Map
    Attendance (Student Attendance Line)
         (847) 424-7800 
    College & Career Services
         (847) 424-7160
         (847) 424-7580 
    Health Services (Nurses)
         (847) 424-7260 
         (847) 424-7180
    Social Work/Psychologists
         (847) 424-7230
    Student Support Services 
         (847) 424-7070

Office Hours

  • Regular Summer
    Monday-Thursday 8:00am-4:30pm 8:00am-4:30pm