Counselor's Corner

As you have concluded your spring break, it's time to positively adapt to a new school schedule, environment, and form of communication with your counseling department! 



Hours of Communication


All Achieve counselors will be available from March 23rd, 2020 to April 10th, 2020 during normal school operational hours. Communication with counselors during non-school Achieve operational hours and weekends will be answered, to the best of the counselor's ability, on the next working business day. 


Student Emergencies 

If a student were to have a personal emergency, during non-school AECHS operation hours &/or weekends, were the student communicates this to the school counselor via any form of electronic or verbal communication, the counselor will contact the local Non-McAllen ISD police authorities of that student's city of residence to conduct a welfare check and local Non-McAllen ISD police authorities will determine the next & best course of action for the student's well being. 

Counseling Staff:
Academic Counselor
Adriana Salazar
College Specialist
Sonya Carrera
Letty Castillo
To contact our counselors click on each counselor's email address to send an e-mail.
Please include your child's name in the subject line.
Call 956-618-6098 to reach the McAllen ISD Counseling Department for any questions or concerns. 
Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri. 8 AM - 4 PM. 
Any calls after Fri. 4 PM. will be followed up on Monday. 
Call 911 for emergencies.

Para preguntas o inquietudes llame a nuestro Departamento de Consejeria al 956-618-6098.

Horas de trabajo: lunes a viernes 8 AM - 4 PM.

Toda llamada recibida despues de las 4 PM  del dia viernes  sera atentida el proximo lunes.

Llame al 911 para emergencias.

Important Links:
The Champion Project - Focus Area 7 Emotional Intelligence :
Emotional Intelligence English Lessons for Parents:
Lecciones de Intelligencia Emocional para padres: