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Counselors/Contact Information


Irvington High School has five counselors to support our 2400 students and their families. Counselors support students that are struggling academically, emotionally, and/or with basic needs and connect them and their families with resources. Counselors support all students' academic and career/college development through student presentations and workshops.

Christine Abogado, College and Career Specialist, oversees the College and Career Center and is an integral part of the counseling team. Please visit her website at:

Students are assigned to a counselor by the student's last name.


Open office hours during lunch and after school. Students should email or loop mail their counselor to ask questions or to make an appointment.


Meetings are by appointment. Please loop mail or email the counselor for an appointment.

Email is preferred. Please allow 2 school days for a response. Counselors do not check email after hours or on school holidays/breaks.

Please review information on the website for answers to many frequently asked questions.

  Counselor   Contact
A-Dh Leticia Velazco *
Di-Kn Wendi Bennett
Ko-Ngo Natalie Mintey
Google Voice: (510) 519-9918
Please only call/text from 8am-3pm
STUDENTS ONLY during the lunch period and after school
*email preferred
Ngu-Sh Leilani Velasquez
Si-Z Veronica Serrano *

* Se habla espanol 



SCHOOL CLOSURE: We understand that this can be a stressful time for students and their families. Please be patient, kind, and take care of one another.

Please see our School Closure Information and Resources page located on this site.