Mental Health Assistance:

 If you are experiencing a crisis or mental health emergency call 911 or utilize the crisis response numbers below. Do not email or text school personnel for urgent or emergency situations. 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline – Call 800-273-TALK (8255) 

Crisis Text Line – Text NAMI to 741-741 

Please email your counselor for assistance. If you would like information, resources or support with non-emergency mental health, see SVUSD Mental Health Resources.

School Counselors are available to support students with academics, college & career planning and social-emotional concerns during regular school business hours.

Need To Talk With Your School Counselor?


Counseling Team

7th Grade Counselor (Wed-Fri) - Ms. Karley Blake ext 232011,

8th Grade Counselor (Mon-Fri) - Mrs. Tamara Bean ext 232008,

We are the School Counselors at Serrano Intermediate School. Our hours are 7:45AM - 4:00PM. The best way to contact us is by e-mail, since most of our time is spent with direct student contact. We do our best to return all phone calls within 24 hours. Please encourage your child to utilize us as a resource.

Student Services Technicians (according to your child's grade)

7th grade: Mr. Julie Dickelman, ext 232009,
8th grade: Ms. Susan Trehy, ext  232010,

These ladies can assist you with any questions or concerns you have regarding:

  • Enrolling your child at Serrano
  • Dis-enrolling your child
  • Change in your address or phone number
  • On-line grading
  • Your child's schedule

Contact Information

Ms. Karley Blake

Ms. Karley Blake

7th Grade School Counselor
Mrs. Tamara (Tami) Bean

Mrs. Tamara (Tami) Bean

8th Grade School Counselor
Ms. Susan Trehy

Ms. Susan Trehy

8th Grade Student Services Technician

Hours: 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Final Exam Dates/End of each Trimester:

Trimester 1 - November 21st & 22nd, 2019

Trimester 2 - March 5th & 6th 2020

Trimester 3 - June 10th & 11th 2020