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Cristo Rey Philadelphia's School Counseling Team aims to aid students in their success in realizing their full potential by:

  • Developing the skills necessary for success
  • Helping to identify and remove barriers to success
  • Celebrating goals that are set and achieved knowing that those goals are aiding in the development of the full student

Who We Are

Mrs. Laura Schmidt, MS

Head of Counseling

Counselor for students with the last names beginning with:

  • Class of 2020: A-C

  • Class of 2021: A-D

  • Class of 2022: A-F

  • Class of 2023: A-D

Ms. Britt DeLine

School Counselor

Counselor for students with the last names beginning with:

  • Class of 2020: D-J

  • Class of 2021: E-J

  • Class of 2022: G-M

  • Class of 2023: E-L

Ms. Sara Siegried MSW, LSW

School Social Worker

Counselor for students with the last names beginning with:

  • Class of 2020: K-P

  • Class of 2021: K-P

  • Class of 2022: N-R

  • Class of 2023: M-P

Dr. Rachel Hodas

School Psychologist

Counselor for students with the last names beginning with:

  • Class of 2020: Q-Z

  • Class of 2021: Q-Z

  • Class of 2022: S-Z

  • Class of 2023: Q-Z

Services Offered

  • Individual Counseling

  • Peer mediation

  • Student, teacher and guardian collaboration

  • Counseling classes

  • Counseling small groups

  • Academic Support

  • Parent Support

  • Referrals to outside agencies and resources

  • Crisis management

  • Educational assessment referrals (as needed)

Referrals to the Counselors

The School Counseling Team is always available to our students and families. Students, parents, faculty and staff may make counseling referrals for any student of concern. Referrals to your counselor may be made in several ways:

  • Email or call your counselor

  • Fill out a referral form located in the Counseling Suite

We encourage students to reach out to any counselor, not just their alphabetically assigned counselor. If you would like to speak to the first available counselor, please email counseling@crphs.org and the first available counselor will contact you.

Helpful Resources

National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Crisis Text Line: text START to 741741 from anywhere in the USA, anytime, about any type of crisis