Counseling Department


During our school closure, counselors are still available via email and for audio conferencing appointments, if needed.


Counselors will be available for email conversations or will respond during our office hours listed below:

9:00-11:00am & 1:00-3:00pm


Audio Appointments

If you need to make an audio appointment please follow our normal appointment procedures.   1. Click on your counselor's name to view available appointment times. Your must make an appointment with your assigned counselor. 2. Choose an appointment time that works for you by clicking on the calendar appointment slot.  3. If you are not logged into Google with your school email address, please make sure your first and last name are listed in the “What” box when scheduling an appointment. 4. Leave a short description of why you are making an appointment. It is confidential and can only be seen by your counselor. 5. At your scheduled appointment time, your counselor will send you an “updated invitation” with a link to join in Hangouts Meets. This link can be found by scrolling down in your updated invitation and is found under “Joining Info”.

Crisis Information
Dakota County Crisis: 952-891-7171 National Hope Hotline for Youth Crisis and Suicide:
1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) Minnesota Crisis Text Line: Text "Home" to 741741 to communicate with a trained crisis counselor. NAMI Helpline: The #COVID19 outbreak is leaving many feeling anxious, angry, sad, or scared. If you need to talk to someone, text NAMI to 741741 or call the NAMI Helpline at 1-800-950-NAMI (6264)


Simley High School Counselors:

Amy Powers-Johnson (A - G)

Kris DeVries (H - N)

Julie Mollison (O - Z)