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Guidance Department Home


Welcome to the Homestead High School Guidance Department!

The Guidance Office is open from 7:30 am – 4:00 pm


Guidance Counselor Hours are:

Marisa Amezquita (A-Fh): M-W 7:30-3:10; Th 7:30-1:30; Fri 7:30-3:00 pm

*Lillie Arranaga (Fi-Lia): 7:15-3:00 pm

*Sub for Nicole Deatherage for Second Semester ~ January 3rd - June 1st

Wilma Wu (Lib-Rh): 8:00-3:30 pm

Leslie Ogawa-Boon (Ri-Z): 8:00-3:30 pm



Guidance Counselors are generally available for student drop-in appointments during brunch or lunch. Appointments are recommended for other times during the day as Counselors are often in classroom presentations and are required to attend meetings and conferences, which may pull them away from the office at various times. 

All Staff members attend collaboration meetings on Monday mornings until 9:00 am and are unavailable for appointments during collaboration meeting time.



Please allow at least 24 hours for any/all documents

that need to be signed by the Guidance Office.

This includes De Anza/Foothill College Concurrent Enrollment Forms and Waiver Forms

HHS Digital Summer Mailer 2016-2017

Homestead High School is now providing access to all summer mailer documents onlineThe full summer mailer is available here. 


Guidance Newsletters

Guidance Department Staff Directory





John Rodriguez

Assistant Principal, Guidance

(408) 522-2510

Brooke Martinez

Guidance Support Specialist

(408) 522-2505

Marisa Amezquita

Guidance Counselor (A-Fh)

(408) 522-2550

Nicole Deatherage

Guidance Counselor (Fi-Lia)

(408) 522-2517

Wilma Wu

Guidance Counselor (Lib-Rh)

(408) 522-2544

Leslie Ogawa-Boon

Guidance Counselor (Ri-Z)

(408) 522-2520

Mary Lund

College and Career Advisor

(408) 522-2521

Heidi Parrish

School Data Processing Specialist

(409) 522-2504

Steve Schmidt

Student Advocate

(408) 522-2533

Eugenia San Cristobal


(408) 522-2503