• Counselor's Corner


    Welcome back, Taft Tigers!!

    2020-2021 School Year

    Stockton Unified School District is continuing distance learning at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. School Counselors will be available remotely between the hours of 7:30 AM to 2:30 PM. You may contact your counselor/your child’s counselor via email (see below). Please allow one business day for response. We appreciate your patience, understanding, and flexibility. 


    School Counseling Mission Statement: 

    The mission of the Taft Montessori School Counseling Department is to provide students with an excellent comprehensive school counseling program that helps all students reach their maximum potential, and become lifelong learners and responsible citizens. The program delivers researched-based curriculum, data-driven interventions, and student-focused activities that promote academic achievement, career development, and social-emotional growth. By supporting and creating partnerships with educators and stakeholders, the counseling program advocates for equity, access, and success for all.

  • Kou Cha


    Mr. Kou Cha, M.Ed, PPS

    School Counselor, Grades 6-8

    Schedule for Taft: Monday, Tuesday, and every other Wednesday

    Hours: 7:30am-2:30pm


  • Please note: Virtual services via email, audio, and video conferencing are not secure for personal issues and pose confidentiality issues.

  • SUSD School Counselor Infogfraphic

  • SSS Helpline

  • If you are experiencing a mental health emergency, please contact our county hotline at 1-209-468-8686, National Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 (or text: 741741), Teen Hotline at 310-855-4673 (or text: 839863), call 911, or go to the nearest emergency room / hospital.