Vision Statement: We are committed to ensuring that ALL students are equitably supported in their academic, social-emotional, and college & career development.

Mission Statement: We provide counseling services that are based on the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) model ( In partnership with students, families, staff and community resources, we aim to provide students with a comprehensive support system that facilitates and encourages academic success, social-emotional health, and college & career readiness.

In an effort to increase communication, the counselors are using Remind and Twitter. Please click on Social Media/Communication in the left column for more information about Remind and Twitter.

About Us:

Room: 104 Phone: 206-252-2304
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 3:50 p.m., Monday - Friday Fax:       206-252-2271

Garfield's 2016-2017 Counselors:
Assignments by Grade and Last Name

A - E 10th-12th Grades Daniel Lee,
Head Counselor ‚Äč
F - K  10th-12th Grades
Ray Willis 206-252-2367
L - Q 10th-12th Grades Chelsey Thomas 206-252-2377
R - Z 10th-12th Grades
Ken Courtney 206-252-2366
9th Grade Kandace Alston 206-252-2280

Counseling Support Staff:

Counseling Secretary Traci Ikegami 206-252-2304
Registrar Missy Chow 206-252-2364
Academic Dean Kris McBride 206-252-2362
School Psychologist Paige Robson
College and Career Center Rachel Collins

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