Oregon Online School Counselors

Oregon online school counselor on the phone

ORCA's full-time, licensed counselors are dedicated to helping students reach their full potential, assisting with:

  • Academic goal-setting, scheduling, and planning
  • Personal and social development
  • Career planning
  • College planning

Helping students succeed

With Master’s degrees and specialized training our online school counselors in Oregon are skilled at helping students address the personal, social, and academic issues that can affect their success in school and in life.

At ORCA our counseling program is built on relationships, so our counselors are readily accessible to students and families—online, in-person, and by phone. With the additional support from our national Connections Academy office and its collaborative network of school counselors across the US, our counselors bring both individual attention and national expertise to our students and families.

Preparing students for college and career

Beyond their daily counseling activities, our online school counselors offer services designed to help high school students prepare for college and career with:

  • Personal Learning Plans focusing on post-graduation goals
  • Interactive, online LiveLesson ® sessions connecting Connections Academy families across the country with real-time information on: financial aid and scholarships, college application processes, entrance requirements, and more.
  • College test preparation courses for the SAT examinations
  • One-on-one counseling with seniors to provide resources and assistance with post-secondary planning, including: career options, vocational training, and selecting the right college.
Meet Marci Cammann

Marci Cammann, Manager of Counseling Services, holds a B.S. in Psychology from Linfield College and an M.S. in Counseling and School Counseling from Portland State University. Marci loves working with young people and is specifically responsible for working with students in grades 11–12.

Marci is a strong supporter of our students and online education, saying, “At ORCA, I have the opportunity to work with an extremely wide variety of students, all of whom have the courage to pursue their educations in a unique setting. It's exciting!"

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