Welcome to the Nipomo High School Counseling Department!

Policy Update on Weighted Credit: Lucia Mar has recently approved transferable level academic college courses to receive weighted credit. If you have taken an approved course and would like your transcript to be adjusted, please complete the request form. For a complete list of approved courses, or if you have any questions, please see your school counselor. Seniors who would like to update their transcript must complete the form by Friday, December 20th. Seniors will be processed first. Junior, Sophomore, and Freshmen requests will be processed at the beginning of next semester. 
School Counselors
Meet Our Counseling Team
Jamie Lattimer
Admin Secretary
474-3300 Ext. 3270
Susy Nunez
Counseling Secretary
474-3300 Ext. 3250
Shannon Hirase
School Counselor
11th and 12th Grades
(Class of 2021 & 2022)
Jess Hawley
School Counselor
9th and 10th Grades
(Class of 2023 & 2024)
Career Tech
Trisha Oksner
Career Center Technician
Jensine Xiong
Student Support Advocate
Moses Molino
Moses Molina

School Counseling Services:

The Nipomo High School Counseling Department is committed to preparing students who are successful, healthy, responsible, and productive citizens, to be globally competitive in the 21st century. Counselors work with students individually and in small groups to provide personalized assistance to students in the areas of: academic planning, post high school and career planning, and personal/social development. The NHS Counseling Department adheres to the standards and best-practices set forth by the American School Counseling Association to implement a comprehensive and data-driven school counseling program.


NHS Counseling Department Goals:

  • Deliver individualized support and small group guidance lessons in academic, personal/social, and career domains
  • Create a safe school environment that promotes high levels of student learning
  • Promote university/college and career readiness for all students
  • Assist all students in attaining their highest level of academic potential
  • Serve as a liaison between students, families and community agencies
Location, Hours, Scheduling Appointments:

We are located in the Administration Building on the Nipomo High School campus. We are open Mondays - Fridays, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm. Please contact Mrs. Susy Nunez, the counseling secretary to schedule an appointment or you may use the booking links on this page.