Providing counseling services and outreach that strengthen the personal growth, academic achievement, and future goals of our scholars.

The Hopkins High School Counselors provide support to students and families by promoting academic achievement, college and career planning, and personal/social development. Students are assigned to a counselor according to last name and work with the same counselor during all three years at the high school. Find your school counselor in the list below.

Four students walk down aisle at College Fair.

Meet Our School Counselors

HHS Counselor, Denise Colicchia, M.S.

Denise Nohlquist, M.S.

Class of 2025 

Sophomores Last Names A-K







Serena Schmidt, M.S.

Class of 2025

Sophomores Last Names L-Z


HHS School Counselor, Xeev Xwm Vang, M.S.

Xeev Xwm Vang, M.S.

Class of 2024

Juniors Last Names A-K


HHS School Counselor, Correne Larsen, MA

Correne Larsen, M.A.

Class of 2023

Seniors Last Names A-K


HHS School Counselor,  Jeff Matchette, M.A.

Jeff Matchette, M.A.

Class of 2023

Seniors Last Names L-Z


Janelle Gillis, M.S.

Class of 2024

Juniors Last Names L-Z


Student Information Specialists

  • Kathy Nelson: 952-988-4521

Other Important Numbers 

  • Counseling Office Fax: 952-988-4623
  • Hopkins High School 
    CEEB Code: 241-153

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