Student Support Team
Are you a current HBAS student in need of a little extra support? Our team is ready to help you reach your academic and career goals. They can provide guidance and connect you with colleges, employers and free community resources. Keep reading to find the best fit for your needs:
Counselor – Ashley Nguyen
Are you struggling with school, due to academic or personal reasons? Our Counselor can help you identify barriers to success, find solutions, and access additional resources. Ashley is a great listener and passionate about helping students succeed. No issue is too small or too large to talk to Ashley about. Learn more here.
College and Career Specialist – Valerie Beachley
Are you ready to take the next step on your educational path? Our College and Career Specialist can help you explore your interests, set career goals, and find a school that's a good fit for you. She can also support you through the application process. Learn more here.
Guidance Specialists – Tammy Asaki and Melissa Alarcon
Are you working toward your high school diploma? Our Guidance Specialists offer academic guidance for our diploma students including transcript evaluation, registration, choosing a course of study, and scheduling. Tammy and Melissa can also provide transcripts, letters, and verifications. Learn more here.
Job Developer – Arlene Flores
Are you looking for the perfect job? Our Job Developer prepares students for career success by offering resume assistance, Working Wednesday's, JOB FAIRS, and meeting with students to discuss Employment goals. Arlene also assists students with setting up interviews, interview preparation, job search strategies, and job placement assistance. Learn more here.
Barriers to success
Some students face barriers or obstacles in everyday life. To see if any apply to you, and for a list of resources for each one, click below:
Teacher referral to student support services