Counselor of the Month Winners

CCHSCR and the Colorado Department of High Education have formed a partnership to recognize outstanding high school counselors around the state. Counselors are selected based on the following criteria:
• Initiating a unique college prep program
• Community involvement
• Building relationships with the higher education community
• Leadership positions held in education related organizations (CCHSCR for instance)
• Participation in high school activities/sponsorship of programs
• Number of years as a counselor
Principals, peers, students, parents or teachers may nominate a counselor. 
Nominate a Counselor
2018-2019 Counselor of the Month Winners:
October 2018 – Nicole Fassnacht, Rocky Mountain High School
November 2018 – Susan Davis,  The Early College Arvada
Counselor of the Year – Laurie Derickson, Discovery Canyon High School
January 2019 – Violeta Apodaca, Pinnacle Charter School
February 2019 – Lisa Powers, Mountain Valley High School
March 2019 – Angie Zerr, Littleton High School
April 2019 – Sarah Puff, Standley Lake High School

May 2019 – Karen Lavender, Telluride High School