High School Counseling

Course Catalog | Hours | Naviance | Transcript Request | Meet the High School Counselors

The Shaker High School counselors are committed to delivering comprehensive, developmental counseling services. High school years are full of growth, promise, and challenges. Our school counseling program is dedicated to helping all students realize their full personal potential, set appropriate academic and career goals, and ultimately graduate to become contributing members of the world community.

In addition to meeting with students during the school day, our School Counseling Department offers several quality evening programs for parents and students. Please check the High School Calendar for dates and times of evening programs.

Course Catalog

Learn more about academic offerings at Shaker High School by viewing our High School Course Catalog.

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Our counseling center is open from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Please stop in our email the Counseling center to set up an appointment.

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Learn more about Naviance Student, a web-based service designed especially for students and parents. Naviance Student is a comprehensive website that you can use to help in making decisions about colleges, and careers. You can access it by signing into Class Link and clicking on Naviance.

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Transcript Request

Electronic transcript request procedure for former graduates/former students:

  • Former graduates can utilize the Google form once they receive a Shaker High School diploma.
  • Former students are students who withdrew from Shaker High School prior to graduating should utilize the Google form.

Note: Current students should not utilize this link; their transcript activity must be recorded in Naviance, which automatically sends their transcript to their college choice and maintains the information for critical statistical and reporting purposes.

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Meet the High School Counselors

Pamela Birnbach

Michael Bruni

Jackie Coughlin

Lavaughn Garland

Phone: 518-785-5511 x3460
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Arnel Joyner

Erin Larkin

Patricia Russell

Caroline Testa

Phone: 518-785-5511 x3342
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Office of Counseling & Mental Health

Tricia Doyle
Director of Counseling & Mental Health Services

Phone: 518 785-8591 x 3124

91 Fiddlers Lane
Latham, NY 12110

North Colonie Central Schools Comprehensive School Counseling Plan