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

Mr. Randy Altman
Grade 9: A-C
Grade 10: A-C
Grade 11: A-C
Grade 12:A-Cum

Ms. Kelly Keane
Grade 9: D-He
Grade 10: D-F
Grade 11: D-K
Grade 12: Cun-G
Grades 9-12: All ELL students

Ms. Laura Ferrante
Grade 9: Hl-Mart
Grade 10: F-Ma
Grade 11: L-Mo
Grade 12: H-Mc

Ms. Jaime Holzer
Grade 9: Mat-P
Grade 10: Mc-Se
Grade 11: Mu-Sh
Grade 12: Me-S

Mr. Richard Weissberg, Team Leader
Grade 9: R-Z
Grade 10: Sh-Z
Grade 11: Si-Z
Grade 12: T-Z

Please note: There are some exceptions to counselor assignments. Counselor assignments appear on the student page in PowerSchool under Demographics; the counselor name will be under Area/Neighborhood.

School Psychologists

Dr. Katelin Burns

Dr. Beth Jaret

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