CONTACTS

Lara Eichman

Counselor A-K (9th-11th) / A-L (12th)

(209)257-7353    leichman@acusd.org

Kelli Thompson

Counselor L-Z (9th-11th) / M-Z (12th)

(209)257-7352  kthompson@acusd.org

Anabel Camargo

Itinerant Counselor

Angella Cowan

Registrar

(209)257-7342  angella.cowan@acusd.org

 
COUNSELING FAQs
WANT TO MEET WITH YOUR COUNSELOR?

If you would like to speak to your counselor, you have a few options!

TRANSCRIPT REQUESTS

OFFICIAL Transcripts (signed, stamped and sealed) are available through the Registrar’s Office for $5.00 per copy (cash or check made payable to Amador High School).

UNOFFICIAL Transcripts can easily be accessed and printed through your Aeries Student Portal at any time.  Follow this link for instructions on how to do that:  Unofficial Transcript How to

Link to: OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT REQUEST FORM

For assistance, contact the Registrar:  angella.cowan@acusd.org

WORK PERMITS

Work permits are available in the main office or you can find the form here: Work Permit Request

Reminder this is an application for a work permit not an actual work permit. 

Submit all applications to Angella Cowan: angella.cowan@acusd.org

NEW STUDENT ENROLLMENT

New Student Registration Process

Enrollment for New Students (Amador County Residents)

1. Complete the New Student Enrollment Packet .

2. Return the completed New Student Enrollment Packet, along with the appropriate documentation, to the Registrar’s Office.


The registration forms and the supporting documents will need to be submitted in person prior to scheduling a counseling appointment to select courses.

Questions
For additional enrollment information please email angella.cowan@acusd.org

RECORDS REQUEST

To request records for a student that is enrolling with your school, please email that request to the Registrar: angella.cowan@acusd.org

HOW TO SET UP AN AERIES PARENT PORTAL ACCOUNT

Parents, you can check your student’s grades, attendance, and more online using Aeries Student Information Systems.

In order to access this system, you must first have a valid, active e-mail address. Once you have this email, follow the steps below to create your account.

  1. Go to the following web address: https://amadorcusd.asp.aeries.net/student/LoginParent.aspx?page=default.aspx 
  1. Click on the link that says “Create New Account” found below the email and password boxes. 
  1. Select the parent account option. Click “Next.” 
  1. Enter your valid e-mail address and create a password.

NOTE: An e-mail message will be sent to the e-mail you entered asking you to verify your address. In a separate window check your e-mail and open this email and click on the link that says “Confirm Current E-Mail Address”. Back in the Aeries window, click next.

  1. Enter the following information and click Next.

            Student Permanent ID Number:

            Student Home Telephone Number:

            Verification Code: (please contact Registrar for verification code: angella.cowan@acusd.org / 209- 257-7342)

  1. After you have entered the required information will receive a confirmation email from the system.  Once you have verified your account information you will be able to log in and view your student’s information.

Please note: If the home phone number has changed or is incorrect, you may receive the following message, “The information entered did not match the student you entered.  Please notify the school’s attendance office to update your student’s home telephone”.  

To find your current grades, click on the Grades menu and select Gradebooks. Click on the classes to access your current grades and assignments.

RESOURCES FOR STUDENTS

AMADOR COUNTY 

Emergency – Dial 911

Domestic Violence Help (209)223-2600 (Safe House)

Family Resource Network  (209)472-3674 or (800) 847-3030 (Info for children with special needs)

First 5 Amador (209)257-1092

Health Department (209)223-6407 for Immunization, Family Planning, Pregnancy Test/Referral, STD Testing & Treatment, HIV Testing, Public Health Nurse, Stop Tobacco Use, Car Seats

Homeless Shelter (209)223-9215

Hospice of Amador (209)223-5500

Kene Me-Wu American Indian Resource Center (800) 792-7776

Motherlode Job Training   (209)223-3341

Crisis Intervention Information Referral (209) 223-2600

Amador Pregnancy Help Center (209)223-3813

Amador STARR-Cancer Support (209)267-1246

Amador Transit Bus Service (209)267-9395

Nexus Youth and Family Services: continues to provide support to our students during this time. websitehttp://www.nexusyfs.org/

Amador County Behavioral Health: (209) 223-6412.Toll Free Line (888) 310-6555  (Mental Health, Alcohol/Drug)

California Youth Crisis Line:    Call/Text 24/7 @ 800.843.5200.   Or chat: www.calyouth.org/chat https://calyouth.org/reducing-stress-during-covid-19/

Welcome to Amador High’s

Counseling & Guidance Department! 

We are here to support our students by coordinating participation in our academic program and extracurricular activities to meet graduation requirements and prepare for college or careers after high school.  

 

COUNSELING NEWS:

 STUDENT COURSE SELECTION & ENROLLMENT FOR

2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR IS NOW OPEN!

Link to: Course Catalog 2021-2022

Link to: Course Comparison Chart

  

REGISTRATION

Separate from enrollment, registration is the selection of courses for an academic year. Each student must complete an Amador High Course Selection Form according to their grade level. The counselors are available to help you select courses aligned with your career and/or college objectives.

Link to: 9th Grade Course Request Form

Link to: 10th Grade Course Request Form

Link to: 11th Grade Course Request Form

Link to: 12th Grade Course Request Form

  

A BIG WELCOME TO OUR INCOMING 9TH GRADERS!

Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate students must pass a set of courses, earn 250 credits. The Counseling Center assists students with course selection and test preparation in order to complete the graduation requirements. The courses required for graduation are listed in linked table: Credits Required to Graduate

Additional AMADOR COUNTY Resources

  • ARC (Serves those with developmental disabilities) (209)267-5978
  • Central Sierra Child Support – Toll Free Line (866) 901-3212
  • Child Protective Services (209)223-6550 or after hours (209)223-1075
  • Community Action Agency (209)223-1485 (Energy Assistance, Amador Lifeline)
  • Narcotics Anonymous (800) 240-4956
  • Operation Care (800) 675-3392 or 223-2897
  • Police Departments: Ione (209)274-2456, Jackson223-1771, Sutter Creek (209)267-5646
  • Probation Dept (209)223-6387
  • Sexual Assault Svcs (209)223-2600
  • Sheriff  (209)223-6500
  • Sierra Hope (888) 722-2873
  • Sierra Wind Wellness Ctr (209)223-1956
  • Social Services/Welfare (209)223-6550
  • CA Tribal TANF (209)257-6150
  • Sutter Amador Hospital (209)223-7500
  • Resource Connection (209)223-1624
  • Victim-Witness Program (209)223-6474
  • WIC Women Infant & Children (209)223-7685 *24 Hour Availability  **Collect Calls Accepted

NATIONAL RESOURCES

Alcoholics Anonymous 1 (800) 851-1304

National Alliance on Mental Illness: NAMI helpline: 800.950.NAMI     email: info@nami.org.      Crisis text line: Text “NAMI” to 741741

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800) 273-8255   website: suicideispreventable.org

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