Counseling Department

Welcome to the St. Joseph High School Counseling Department. Your Counselors, Ms. Zepeda and Ms. Bennett, are here to help you navigate your way through high school and with your academic, professional, and personal goals.  We all have dreams – this is where you begin making those dreams a reality!

You have questions, and we have answers – but you can also help yourself to lots of information and we’ve provided some handy links below. Just click on the Sharepoints below for helpful information about college applications, admissions, SAT/ACT Test Prep, and various scholarship and career tips.

You can find Ms. Zepeda or Ms. Bennett at the counseling office, or by calling/emailing. Our contact information is below.


Ms. Zepeda

Academic Counselor  Juniors Seniors

Office Hours:


(805) 937-2038 x107


Ms. Bennett

Academic Counselor Freshman Sophomores

Office Hours: Monday 1:00pm-3:00pm (remote), Tuesday 8:30am-3:30pm, Wednesday 12:30pm-4:00pm, and Thursday 8:30am-4:00pm

(805) 937-2038 x116

Grade: Seniors

Content: College application links, application tutorials, college info organizer, GPA calculator, essays in progress template, senior check list, letter of rec. request form and  college essay workshop sign-ups.

Grades: Freshman – Seniors

Content: College/university marketing materials, major specific programs, freshmen applicant requirements and campus viewbooks.

Grades: Freshman – Seniors

Content: Standardized tests resources, practice tests and major/career exploration resources.