Counselor's Corner

Our Purpose In the office of Advanced Academics, the counseling department is here to ensure and fulfill the needs of students through helpful services ranging from new student enrollment to counseling and guidance. As our counselors help students reach their greatest potential, they also provide comprehensive information and advice to students in regards to future decisions like college admissions, financial aid, and careers. In addition, our counselors work closely with parents, teachers, and administrators to assure overall development and address issues among students.


Valarie Griffin   DECHS Logo
Valarie Griffin DeSoto Early College High School Counselor 600 Eagle Drive, DeSoto Texas 75115 (972)-230-0726 x1700 valarie.griffin@desotoisd.org