• The mission of the Kendyl Depoali Middle School Counseling Program is to provide a comprehensive guidance program to ensure that all students will have the skills and resources necessary to successfully pursue life-long learning, personal well being, meaningful relationships, and a self-chosen career path.  

    COUNSELORS for 2019 - 2020
    6th Grade          Kevin Rutherford                   (775) 852-6700    
    6th Grade          Rachel Foster                        (775) 327-3855            
    7th Grade          Alexandra Carr                      (775) 327-3856  
    8th Grade          Lisi Drake                              (775) 327-3854  
    Need to speak with a counselor?
    Students can sign up to see their counselor any time during the school day by filling out a request slip located just inside the counseling hallway entrance. Counselors will then send a pass for students to come to their office.  
    Parents should email counselors directly for questions or to set up an appointment.   
    Safe Talk For Teens is a Nonprofit Early Intervention and Prevention Resource Center. We offer teens and parents a safe place to talk while maintaining confidentiality. Our services are FREE and our objective is to redirect, assist, guide, refer, and motivate teenagers to make better decisions by focusing on their values and setting goals. 
    FOR MORE INFORMATION, ASK YOUR SCHOOL COUNSELOR ABOUT US AND/OR CALL 775-823-2700 TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT with Joe Dufur, Director/Case Manager.  Joe is bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish.    
    Office Hours: M-F: 8-5 
    • The Washoe County School District website may contain links that lead to resources, video, etc., which is located on servers that are not maintained or controlled by the District. The District is not responsible for the contents of any such referenced websites or for the availability of access to such websites.