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Guidance Home


Welcome to the Pacifica High School Guidance  Department website. Our mission is to provide  educational, personal, and career guidance for all students. We strive to develop effective programs and strategies to meet the many needs of our students.

Pacifica High counselors focus on fostering a sense of social and academic empowerment, career development awareness, and responsible decision making in our students.


Ms. Campos
Ms. Faviola Campos                      A - De    
Academic Counselor
  • Cal Grant Lead
  • CAASPP Coordinator
  • College Boost
  • Financial Aid 
  • Master Schedule Support
  • Senior Info Night
  • Summer School
 Sara Williams
Ms. Sara Williams                         Df - J
  • APEX Coordinator
  • CAASPP Support
  • CCGI Coordinator
  • Freshmen Info Night
  • PCHS Lead
  • PSAT Support
  • Mental Heath Lead
  • Seal of Biliteracy Coordinator 
Mrs. Ana Alaniz                           K - Ngo
Lead Counselor
  • AP Coordinator 
  • Community College  Info Night 
  • Honor Roll Coordinator 
  • Master Schedule 
  • Sophomore Info Night
  • Registration 
Mr. George Ocean                        Nguyen - Sch
Academic Counselor
  • Community College Liaison
  • ELC
  • GATE Coordinator 
  • NCAA Coordinator 
  • PSAT Coordinator 
  • Scholarships
  • Senior Awards Night
Ms. Esther Wu                              Sd-Z
Academic Counselor
  • AP Support
  • AVID Liaison
  • College Reps Coordinator 
  • College Signing Day
  • Dual Enrollment 
  • Junior Night 
  • SAT/ACT Coordinator 
  • Senior Survey 
Ms. Clara SantaCruz
Guidance Clerk
Ms. Letricia Thomas


Counselors can be reached at (714) 663-6575


Students will receive:

High school course planning to meet college entrance requirements
Opportunities to meet with college representatives on the high school campus and at the District College Information Night
Testing Information (PSAT, ACT, SAT, AP, CAASPP)
Financial aid / scholarship information
Assistance with applications, scholarship and admission recommendations
College information appropriate to individual goals
Regional Occupational Program advisement and enrollment
Community college program information
Trade, technical and vocational school information
Military service information

Students and parents can also expect the following services: 

Development of a personal academic plan
Pre-enrollment orientation to include the scheduling process and graduation requirements
Registration, scheduling, and program adjustments as needed
Test results interpretation
Parent conferencing, parent-teacher conference arrangements
Counseling assistance and community referral information for special needs
Special grade reports provided upon request
Transcripts and graduation status reports provided twice yearly