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Counseling Services

Counseling Services

Academic Resources

Falling behind on assignments?

Need a Test Retake?


Step #1:     Homework ClubHomework Club

Where:   DMS Library

When:    Mondays, Tuesdays & Thursdays
              2:45pm  - 3:45pm

What:    Help on assignments, teachers are available.


Step #2:     Teacher Help

When:    After school or during lunch

What:     Talk to your teacher, or email them, to schedule a time and day to get help!!



Step #3:     Academic Advising

Still having trouble?    See your Counselor to help you: get organized and create academic goals.

Where:     Counseling Office ( Inside the Main Office)

When:     Stop by at lunch or after school (you can also email us)




Club Lion Information: 


Academic Awards Information (ie Presedential Award Criteria) available in Student Planners pg. 22

Personal Guidance

Lets talk:

Students are encouraged to visit with counselors for personal guidance and social / emotional concerns.

Topics include:

  • Grades, careers, & academic information. (4 year plans, course selection, etc.)

  • Home, school, or social concerns.

Email your counselor to schedule an appointment.

Mr. Scolari for Student with Last names A - L 
Ms. Quintana for Students with Last names M - Z
Links to Counseling site for:

Relaxation & Meditation

Calming Sounds

College & Career Exploration


Douglass Middle School partners with two seperate college readiness programs. You can join one, if you are not currently a part of another college readiness program like AVID.

To find out more about these programs:


Early Academic Outreach Program


Educational Talent Search

Community College

Take classes at WCC. Here's how:

1. Apply to WCC - Only if you are currently in 8th grade
- Online application and orientation
Apply to WCC as a Current High School student using OpenCCC.
2. Complete the High School Recommendation Form
- Download and fill out the form, parent signs it, School Counselor signs it, and you send it via email to:
3. Register at WCC

Need more information: WCC Website

Counseling WeBSITE

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Click on image to access site

Emergency Resources:

  • 24-hour Suicide Prevention hotline- 1-800-784-2433 or text 741741
  • Yolo Co - Suicide prevention hotline (530) 666-7778
  • Yolo Co - ASK Teen Crisis line (530) 668-8445
  • Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741
  • The Trevor Project - Saving Young LGBTQ Lives
    • 24/7 Support 1-800-488-7386
    • Trevor Chat - Text START to 678678
  • See Something, Say something - 1-844-729-669
DMS Counselors

DMS Counselors

Counselors 2019-2020

Counselor based on student last name:

Mr. Scolari (A - L)

Ms. Quintana (M - Z)