Tappan Zee High School

Counseling Department

Tappan Zee High School’s Counseling Department consists of five school counselors and two psychologists. Each student at Tappan Zee is assigned a school counselor upon entering Grade 9. Through both individual meeting and group activities, department staff work with students on educational and career counseling, college advising, personal counseling. The department also handles school transcript processing.

Naviance supports planning and advising at Tappan Zee High School. Naviance, a customized and secure web-based platform, allows students to conduct extensive searches, compare colleges, and review scattergrams that depict how recent Tappan Zee applicants fared when applying to specific colleges. In addition, Naviance permit students to make a profile, create a resume and create a college list. Each Tappan Zee student is assigned a personal, password-protected Naviance account; passwords can be changed after the student’s initial visit to the website. (Guest user name is: seniors)

Counseling Department Number: (845) 680-1614
Counseling Department Fax Number: (845) 680-1929

School Counselors

Please note: There are some exceptions to student-school counselor assignments.

Mr. Randy Altman
Gr. 9: A-Co
Gr. 10: A-C
Gr. 11: A-C
Gr. 12: A-C

Ms. Kelly Keane, Team Leader
Gr. 9: Cu-Gol
Gr. 10: D-He
Gr. 11: D-F
Gr. 12: D-K

Ms. Kathryn Marks
Gr. 9: Gon-Mark
Gr. 10: Hl-Mar
Gr. 11: G-Ma
Gr. 12: L-Mo

Ms. Jaime Holzer
Gr. 9: Mart-Pen
Gr. 10: Mat-Pun
Gr. 11: Mc-Se
Gr. 12: Mu-Sh

Ms. Glenda Rivera
Gr. 9: Pet-Z
Gr. 10: Ra-Z
Gr. 11: Sh-Z
Gr. 12: Si-Z

School Psychologists

Dr. Katelin Burns
(845)680-1613

Dr. Bradley Hercman
(845)680-1610

School Social Worker

Ms. Jessenia Cursio
(845) 680-1775

School Prevention Counselor

Ms. Ponnu Verghese-John

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