Welcome to WHS Counseling

The mission of the Counseling Department at West High School is to provide a comprehensive counseling program that is aligned with the vision and mission of the Torrance Unified School District and the national standards set forth by the American School Counselor Association.

 Our goal is to support the needs and interests related to the academic, career and personal/social development of all students.


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Upcoming Events/Deadlines

  • Aug 26th - First Day of School
  • Sept 18th - Back to School Night
  • Sept 23rd - Student Free Day
  • Sept 27th - Senior Presentations
  • Oct 1st - CSU Applications Open for Filing
  • Oct 2nd - Freshman Basics 2019 for Students and Parents at 6pm in PAC
  • Oct 2nd - Financial Aid Night at 6pm at THS’ Auditorium
  • Oct 3rd - Coffee with Counselors: 8am in Cafe 4 (College App Process)
  • Oct 7th - Oct 11th - Mental Health Awareness Week
  • Oct 9th - No School
  • Oct 30th - College and Career Day
  • Nov 6th - Mental Health Awareness Night at 6pm in PAC