College Readiness

SJ23 Counseling

SJ23 Counseling

The Guidance and Counseling Department strives to encourage individuals to grow in awareness of their potential and to become lifelong learners with the capacity to be successful in a rapidly changing world. As a department, we seek to empower students to examine their possibilities during the high school years and to set personal and academic goals that will lead to success. Our vision is to enhance the life of our students by assisting in the realistic and mature decisions they will make about academic, college and career goals, as well as assist students resolve any personal counseling issues that may arise at, and outside, of school.

Counseling Staff

List of 5 members.

  • Victoria Cuellar 

    Academic & Social/Emotional Grades 9-10
  • Kate Reddy 

    Academic & Social/Emotional Grades 11-12
  • Amanda Gray 

    College Counselor
  • Alex  Pepe 

    Counseling Assistant
  • Brenda Nitsch 

St. John XXIII
Counseling Department
CEEB Code (High School) – 443742

Each year, nearly 100% of SJ23 graduates are accepted and choose to attend a four year college or university. St. John XXIIII College Preparatory strives to prepare its students, heart and mind, for the college years. Naviance is a key software our College Counseling department uses to help our students.
St. John XXIII College Preparatory forms the hearts and minds of young men and women in a Christ-centered community dedicated to academic excellence, the pursuit of virtue, and service to others in the Tradition of the Catholic Church.