Welcome to the Portola High School Counseling Department!

(949) 936-8221

Staff Member Position Email  
Melissa Gibson Head Counselor (Last Name A-G) MelissaGibson@iusd.org  *Department Chair
Ryan Itchon Counselor (Last Name I-P) RyanItchon@iusd.org  
Nicole Jackson Psychologist NicoleJackson@iusd.org  
Laura Manriquez Records/Counseling Clerk LauraManriquez@iusd.org  
Maureen Muir Wellness Coordinator MaureenMuir@iusd.org  
Debby Dodd Counselor (Last Name Q-Z) DebbyDodd@iusd.org  


PHS Course Catalog
2018-19 Course Offerings Guide


Coastline ROP Course Schedule
Current Course Schedule


Department Interventions
2017-18 Department Interventions


PHS Counseling Newsletter
Paw Print - Fall 2017


AP Exam Information
IUSD Advanced Placement Exam Information
2018 Advanced Placement Exam by School Site


PHS Counseling Parent Presentations
9th Grade Parent Counseling Information Session - Fall 2017
10th Grade Parent Counseling Information Session - Fall 2017


PHS Counseling Student Presentations
9th Grade Student Information Session - Fall 2017
10th Grade Student Check List- Fall 2017


Graduation and College Requirements
Graduation Requirements - English

Graduation Requirements - Mandarin


2017-18 10th Grade Course Selection Resources
Course Selection Presentation from Advisement
Course Selection Planning Form
10th Grade Course Descriptions
Portola High School Graduation Requirements
Marching Band and Color Guard Summer Camp Information
Health Requirement Options
2017-18 9th Grade Course Selection Resources
Orientation Packet and Course Selection Planning Form
Marching Band and Color Guard Summer Camp Information
Family Night Parent Presentation
Family Night Student Activities Presentation
Family Night Student Athletics Presentation
Family Night Student Orientation Presentation
Family Night Student Spirit Presentation



Contact Us:

Portola High School
1001 Cadence
Irvine, CA 92618
Office: (949) 936-8200
Fax: (949) 936-8209
PHS CDS Code: 30-73650-0133405