Hackettstown High School Guidance Department
7:30 AM to 3:30 PM
Phone: (908) 850-6508 Ext. 4

Welcome to the Hackettstown High School

Guidance Department Webpage

"Our children are a living message we will send to a future that we will never see."

Vision of Hackettstown High School

The Guidance Department at Hackettstown High School is the focal point of the school community, serving students, parents, teachers and administration. Students may access services in the guidance office by making appointments with counselors assigned to them. Counselors are available to assist and advise students about personal problems, academic problems, career choices, course selections, college choices and scholarship applications. The guidance department also assists in student orientation information services and standardized testing. The guidance office is open during regular school hours and throughout the summer.
Please visit the Guidance Announcements page for the latest information. 


Helpful Hints for Navigating HHS

School Phone:  908-852-8150    School Fax:  908-852-6214

All emails end in


Main Office:  Ext.  #222



All forms

Working papers

Student drop off & pick up

Lost & Found

General Inquiries

Attendance Office:  Ext. #222


Call to report all absences

Hand in excuse notes

Questions regarding attendance letters

Inquires about total number of absences


Note: student should email teachers directly for missed assignments due to absences

School Nurse:  Ext. #244



Doctor’s notes if excused from PE

Medication (Rx and OTC)

Concussion protocol

Immunization Inquiries

Vice Principals:  Ext. #228


Student ID’s


Dress Code

Parking Permits

Summer Assignments

Guidance Office:  Ext. #230


Counseling services

New student registration

College & career planning



504 plans


Athletic Office:  Ext. #253


Athletics teams & events

Physicals & impact testing

Athletic eligibility

Physical education and driver’s education

Weight room

Driver’s test cards

Teachers:   Use staff directory on phone prompt or see website for individual extensions



Homework & assignments

Tutoring/Office hours

Email directly for homework when absent

Child Study Team:  All students who have an IEP are assigned a case manager. Inquiries related to your child’s IEP, services, or special education classes should be directed to your case manager


 Case Managers:

Dr. Rao ext. #261

Mrs. Stanley ext. #264

Ms. Dolinsky 852-8554 ext. #233

Ms. Cherneski 852-8550 ext. #233

Tutoring Services:


Free tutoring in the library afterschool with certified teachers- schedule will be posted online.

Peer tutoring through honor societies also available- contact the guidance office


Class Activities:


For grade level field trips and fundraisers each grade has class advisors and a website on the “Clubs” tab

Freshman- Mr. Robinson ext. 881 and Mr. Vellucci ext. 847  Sophomores- Mrs. Campiglia ext. 862 and Miss Klie ext. 821
Juniors- Mrs. DeMartini ext. 859 and Miss Kucinski ext. 823  Seniors-  Miss O'Rear ext. 833  




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