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Student Services

Counseling staff provides information about course planning, college planning and financial aid, and a variety of student supports. The Student and Family Advocates are available to support students by identifying and addressing student mental health needs, providing crisis intervention, and teaching social/emotional skill development. 

Course Planning

Registration for courses for the 2022-2023 school year is now closed. Reach out to your assigned school counselor for assistance. If you don’t know who your counselor is, see below. 

Course Planning/Registration Book Information

High School Planning and Career Center

Our Student Services Office provides a comfortable, welcoming planning center for students to manage their high school careers and get guidance and support for planning their post-secondary education and career options.

High School Planning and Career Center Information

Counselor Contact Information Counsels AHS Students (Based on Last Name)
John Burke photoJohn Burke 515-817-0600

12th Grade 2022: N – Z 

11th Grade 2023: S – Z 

10th Grade 2024: Reed – Zmolek

9th Grade 2025: Reddy – Zhu 

EL Students in all grades

Allison DiBlasi photoAllison DiBlasi 515-817-0600

12th Grade 2022: G – M 

11th Grade 2023: H – R

10th Grade 2024: Harsh – Raske

9th Grade 2025: Hathaway – Read

Julie Bryant photo
Julie Bryant


12th Grade 2022: A – F 

11th Grade 2023: A – G 

10th Grade 2024: A – Harris 

9th Grade 2025: Allen – Harvey

Sonja Hayes photoSonja Hayes

Works with students in grades 9 – 12 who receive special education services or who participate in the ALP program.

Department Staff

Catherine Monroe 
Student Services Secretary

The Student and Family Advocate provides individualized student support, promotes student engagement and acts as a liaison between school, parents and community resources to maximize education opportunities to each child. The Student and Family Advocate also serves as a point person to parents and guardians to support them in accessing community resources to address student or family needs.

Jean Muhammad

Kaitlyn Clark

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