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Course Registration:

8th Grade

2024 - 2025
Course Registration:

8th Grade

  • Select 9th Grade High School classes with PHS Counselors.
  • Students receive instructions in PE on Tuesday, February 13, 2024.
  • AERIES selection Confirmation Schedule
  • Selections due no later than February 23rd, 2024!

8th Grade Links

 
PHS AVID information contact ashleigh.cowan@wjusd.org
 
 
Going to WHS?
Contact your DMS counselor to get WHS information.
7th Grade

7th Grade

  • Select 8th grade classes with DMS Counselors
  • Presentations in PE classes on Tuesday, February 13, 2024.
  • Forms due by February 20th, 2024.

*Only students can access the Form

7th Grade Links

DMS Course & Elective Descriptions
** Electives are subject to change**
 
 
6th Grade

6th Grade

*Only students can access the Form
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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)

 

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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 DMS Counseling:

Relaxation & Meditation

Calming Sounds

College & Career Exploration

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:

EAOP

Early Academic Outreach Program

ETS

Educational Talent Search
 
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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 the form and fill it out
- Include what class you would like to take by browsing the Summer Class Schedule
- Make sure you have a student signature, parent signature, and lastly your School Counselor signature, - Send completed for via email to: wccadmissionsinfo@yccd.edu
 
3. Register at WCC
 

Need more information: WCC Website

Counseling WeBSITE

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Click on image to access site
 

Emergency Resources:

See something, Say something - DMS Anonymous Tip Line
 
  • 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 or www.saysomething.net
DMS Counselors

DMS Counselors

Counselors 2019-2020

Counselor based on student last name:

Mr. Scolari (A - L)

david.scolari@wjusd.org

Ms. Quintana (M - Z)

maribel.quintana@wjusd.org