Counseling Department

Vision Statement

To empower all students to become successful emotionally, socially, and academically.

Mission Statement

Building off of our diverse community, we believe that we need to educate the whole student and help all students become lifelong learners and citizens in the global community. We believe in working as a team to help equitably meet all our students’ individual needs.

Important Mental Health Links

In Crisis/Need Help Now?
Bullying Prevention (Information for Parents)

Counseling Staff

Mr. Mark Rooks, Director of Counseling (703.228.5398)
Ms. Carol Thompson, Registrar (703.228.5408)
Ms. Laura Grande, School Testing Coordinator (703.228.5367)
Ms. Jennifer Falbo, Administrative Assistant (703.228.5403)
Ms. Patricia Rojas, Administrative Assistant (703.228.5363)
Ms. Jennifer Webster, Administrative Assistant (703-228-2549)


Ms. Kaitlin Bresnahan Counselor (703.228.5396)
Mr. M.D. Calabro College and Career Counselor (703-228-5383)
Mr. Rafael Espinoza Counselor (703.228.5357)
Ms. Austin Hamill Counselor (703-228-5432)
Ms. Courtney Jaeger Counselor (703-228-5395)
Ms. Juanice Jenkins Counselor (703-228-5353)
Ms. Fatima Pineda Counselor (703.228.5397)
Ms. Jessica Reeve Counselor (703.228.5354)-Mon., Weds. & Friday
Mr. Jeffrey Stahl Counselor (703.228.8744)
Ms. Yuchen Zhang Counselor (703.228.5394)

Important Dates-2017-18

  • March 26-30-Spring Break
  • April 6-End of 3rd Marking Period
  • April 9-Grade Prep Day-No School
  • April 18-Report Cards Mailed
  • May 4-Deadline for Summer School Registration, New Work
  • May 7-18-AP Exams
  • May 18-4th Quarter Interim Reports Mailed Home
  • May 28-Memorial Day  Holiday-No School
  • June 4-Athletic Awards Ceremony, Cafeteria at 7 PM
  • June 7-Academic/Activities Awards Ceremony, Auditorium at 7 PM
  • June 11-15-Final Exams
  • June 14-Graduation Rehearsal, Auditorium at 9 AM
  • June 14-Graduation at DAR Constitution Hall, 3 PM
  • June 27-Report Cards Mailed