Counseling Center

Counseling Staff

Jordan Stray

Assistant Principal

360-426-4471 ext 16013

Julie O'Hara Freshmen Counselor 360-432-2132

Shawn Ames

A-G Counselor


Diana Gerla

H-N Counselor


Carol Benek

O-Z Counselor


Aaron Joseph

Counseling Secretary


Victoria Beeber

Social Worker


If you would like to enroll your student at Shelton High School, please

  1. Turn in an enrollment application.  The paper version is available in the office or on the website here: Enrollment Forms
  2. Shelton High School will request student records from the previous school.  If you are able to provide a copy of your student’s transcript and/or current schedule and grades, please contact the Counseling Secretary.
  3. Your student will meet with their SHS counselor to schedule classes, tour the campus, and answer any questions before their start date.  This meeting can be in-person or by phone or Zoom if necessary.

For enrollment questions, please contact:

Counseling Secretary: Aaron Joseph, (360) 426-4471 ext 16003 or direct (360) 432-2134, [email protected]

Spanish/Mam/Q’anjob’al: Veronica Lawrence, (360) 426-4471 ext 16711, [email protected]

Mental Health:


Consejo - Shelton 

627 West Franklin St, Shelton, WA 98584 

P (360) 763-5610 

Language: English, Spanish 

Behavioral Health Resources (BHR) 

110 West K Street, Suite A, Shelton, WA 98584 

P (360) 704-7170 


Catholic Community Services (Family Behavioral Health Services)

601 W Franklin Street, Shelton, WA 98584

P (360) 878-8248


Cielo Shelton

1212 Connection St, Shelton, WA 98584 

P (360) 709-0931 

Hours: 10AM-6PM, Monday-Thursday 

[email protected]

Crisis Text Line - Free, 24/7 

Text HOME to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor 

The Crisis Clinic of Thurston & Mason Counties - 24/7 

Find a counselor - Psychology Today 



Saints Pantry Food Bank 

205 W Cota Street, Shelton, WA 98584
P (360) 427-8847

Food distribution: Tuesday-Wednesday, 9:30am-11:45am 


The Student & Family Resource Center
550 E K Street, Shelton, WA 98584
(360) 462-2498
Eligibility requirements: Must have a child enrolled in the Shelton School District

May receive food once a month

Appointment is required


Matlock Food Bank

216 Matlock-Brady Rd, Elma, WA 98541 

Hours: Wednesday, 12pm-2pm 

P (360) 463-7284

Eligibility: Must reside in the Mary M. Knight School District 

Hood Canal Food Bank
331 N Finch Creek Road, Hoodsport, WA 98548 (Behind the Hoodsport Fire Hall)
(360) 877-0085 or (360) 877-6507
Food distribution: First & third Monday of each month, 12pm-2:30pm
Eligibility requirements: Must reside in Hoodsport, Union, Lilliwaup, Skokomish Valley, and North to the Jefferson County Line

Must provide a piece of mail with your current address

Must be able to show a birth certificate, insurance card, or school ID for every child receiving food

May receive food twice a month


Housing Assistance/Emergency Shelters:


Community Lifeline

218 N 3rd St, Shelton, WA 98584 

P (360) 462-4439 

Crossroads Housing  

71 Sargison Loop, Shelton, WA 98584 

Hours: Monday-Friday, 1PM-5PM 

P (360) 427-6919 

Haven House - Shelter/crisis center for teens 12-17 

P (360) 754-1151 

Turning Pointe Domestic Violence Services - Domestic Violence Shelter 

Call for location 

Hours: 24/7 

P (360) 432-1212 



Mason Transit Authority (MTA) - Dial-A-Ride and routed bus services
601 W Franklin Street, Shelton, WA 98584
(360) 427-5033

Patty Wagon
(360) 427-0202



The National Domestic Violence Hotline: 24/7 

P (800) 799-7233 or (800) 787-3224 (TTY) 

Teen Dating Violence Hotline: 24/7 

Text loveis to 22522 

P 1-866-331-9474 or 1-866-331-8453 (TTY) 


211 - Free, confidential community resource databank

Dial 211 

Concern for Animals - Pet food bank, financial assistance for veterinary care, etc. 

1414 State Ave NE, Olympia, WA 98506 

Hours: 9AM-4PM, Monday-Friday 

P (360) 456-8176: Assistance Program inquiries 


Love Inc. - Mason Co. - Resources 

221 W Railroad Ave, Suite 10, Shelton, WA 98584 

Hours: 10AM-3PM, Tuesday-Thursday 

P (360) 462-5683 


Designated Crisis Responders – Available in a crisis to determine if a person presents a harm to self/others/property, or is gravely disabled and is at imminent risk, or if there is a non-emergent risk due to a substance use disorder or mental disorder, or is in need of assisted outpatient behavioral health treatment.  Available 24/7 for ANY client in crisis, regardless of funding. 

Olympic Health & Recovery Services for Grays, Lewis, Pacific, (800) 803-8833 

Olympic Health & Recovery Services for Thurston, Mason, (360) 754-1338 


County Crisis Resources:

Grays Harbor 

Columbia Wellness ( Phone: (360) 532-4357/(800) 685-6556 


Cascade Mental Health ( Phone: (800) 803-8833/(360) 807-2440 


Willipa Behavioral Health ( Phone: (800) 884-2298/(800) 803-8833 


CCS Children’s Crisis Stabilization ( Phone: (360) 480-5721 


Suicide Prevention Lifeline ( Phone: (800) -273-8255