• Welcome to the NPHS Counseling Page! 

    NPHS Counselors are divided by the student's last name and grade.
    Phone: (941) 423-8558 
    Fax: (941) 423-2842

    Mrs. Drew Grissell
    9th - 11th Grade Students
    A - D

    Ms. Shannon McDougall 
    9th - 11th Grade Students
    E - K 

    Ms. Brittany McKeith    
    9th - 11th Grade Students
    L - Q 

    Ms. Jessica Rutherford
    9th - 11th Grade Students
    R - Z 

    Mrs. Christine McKay
    AICE 9th - 11th Grade Students
    A - L

    Ms. Adria Kayser
    AICE 9th - 11th Grade Students
    M - Z

    Mr. Lee Thomas
    12th Grade Students
    M - Z

    Mrs. Jennica Thomas
    12th Grade Students
    A - L

    Guidance Administrative Assistant         
    Ms. Kisha Sims ext. 66031

    AICE Administrative Assistant



    We provide students with the resources they need to reach their full potential. That’s why we’ve established the Student Success Center. At a Student Success Center, you can work closely with an advisor to learn more about the pathway you wish to pursue after high school. You can also attend financial aid nights and workshops on college- and career-related topics such as SAT preparation, writing resumes, and many others.

    If you need assistance at any stage of the college admissions process or if you’re looking for the right career field or branch of the military, you can find answers and invaluable guidance. From meeting college admissions officers or local business owners to learning how to write a stronger college essay, great things happen at the Student Success Center.

    Becky Halbert - College and Scholarship Coordinator, ext.66040, becky.halbert@sarasotacountyschools.net
    Ryan Coulson - Career Advisor, ext. 66039, ryan.coulson@sarasotacountyschools.net