Student Programs » Counseling


Each of our schools employs a counselor to support learning goals at the school. Parents should contact their child's school first with questions. 

Counselor are coordinated at the elementary level by Corrie Anderson, who is based at Sherman Elementary School, and at the secondary level by Jason Hoyt, who is based at Columbia High School. 

Counselors - Elementary

School Phone Counselor Email 
Centennial (208) 468-4627 Abby Stringer
Central (208) 468-4611 Michelle Drinkwine
Endeavor (208) 468-4629 Trista Jackson
Greenhurst (208) 468-4612 Amanda McConnell
Iowa (208) 468-4621 Hazuki Pike
Lake Ridge (208) 468-4626 Dianira Cortez
New Horizons (208) 468-4623 Shirlynn Maddox
Owyhee (208) 468-4616 Amanda McConnell
Park Ridge (208) 468-4622 Tyler Wasson
Reagan (208) 468-4619 Carmel Walther-Major
Roosevelt (208) 468-4620 Tim Sullivan
Sherman (208) 468-4628 Corrie Anderson
Snake River (208) 468-4614 Julia CdeBaca
Willow Creek (208) 468-4617 Christie Peebles

Counselors - Middle School


School Phone Counselor Students Assigned Email
East Valley (208) 468-4760 Kathy Kurns Last Name A-L
Lena Penry Last Name M-Z
Lone Star (208) 468-4745 Nicole Barton Last Name A-K
Jim Holmes Last Name L-Z
South (208) 468-4740 Chelsea Pelton Last Name A-L
Mitzi Musgraves Last Name M-Z
West (208) 468-4750 Christina Martin Last Name A-K
Hillard McMorris Last Name L-Z

Counselors - High School

School Phone Counselor Students Assigned Email
Columbia (208) 498-0571 Lillena Pitcock Last Name A-G
Jason Hoyt Last Name H-P
Mike Chavez Last Name Q-Z
Cassie Talbott College & Career
Nampa (208) 498-0551 Erica Black Seniors
Yvette Melbihess Juniors
Stephanie Parsons Sophomores
Carson Bedke Freshmen
Skyview (208) 498-0561 Margaret Voth Seniors, Sophomores Last Name Go-O
Mandy Petty Juniors, SophomoresLast Name A-Gn
Scott Naugle Freshmen, Sophomores Last Name P-Z
Mallory Essman College & Career
Union (208) 498-0559 Jessica McCarty All Students