Counseling & Mental Health


Vision Statement: Empowering all students to build meaningful life choices by participating in comprehensive programs promoting academic, career and social/emotional development. 



Graduation Requirements

Counseling Resources

College Guidance

Running Start


FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) The new 2020–21 FAFSA form is here! Some states and schools have limited funds, so don’t delay! To begin your application, select the “START HERE” button on the FAFSA homepage or download the myStudentAid app for iOS and Android.

RHS 2019-2020 Scholarship Opportunities Looking for scholarships? makes it simple.
We connect Washington students of all types with Washington scholarship providers….for FREE.

Western Undergraduate ExchangeWUE is a regional tuition-reciprocity agreement that enables students from WICHE states to enroll in some 145 participating two- and four-year public institutions at 150 percent of the enrolling institution's resident tuition.

Columbia Basin Community College Scholarship


Transcript Requests

Request Transcripts

High school transcripts for current and former students are available through each high school's counseling office. Hanford and Richland High students and graduates may also request a transcript using the online portal below. Students seeking a transcript from Delta High School should contact their original home high school.

Click here for an Online Transcript Request



Tri Tech-Skills Center

SAT/ACT Test Dates

SAT Test Date

Registration Deadline

Late Reg. Deadline

August 24, 2019

July 26, 2019

August 13, 2019

October 5, 2019

September 6, 2019

September 24, 2019

November 2, 2019

October 3, 2019

October 22, 2019

December 7, 2019

November 8, 2019

November 26, 2019

March 14, 2020

February 14, 2020

March 3, 2020

May 2, 2020

April 3, 2020

April 21, 2020

June 6, 2020

May 8, 2020

May 27, 2020

Register for the SAT here! 


ACT Test Date Registration Deadline  Late Reg. Deadline
Oct 26, 2019 Sept 27, 2019 Oct 13, 2019
Dec 14, 2019 Nov 8, 2019 Nov 25, 2019
Feb 8, 2020 Jan 10, 2020 Jan 17, 2020
Apr 4, 2020 Feb 29, 2020 Mar 16, 2020
Register for the ACT here!     


PSAT Information

If you took the PSAT this school year at Richland High School create a collegeboard account to see your PSAT score report.  Once you create an account you can also find scholarships, create customized college searches, and sign up for future SAT/AP testing.  Go to to create your account. 

Jill Falkner
Counselor for  A-C, 12 grade AVID, and 12 grade running start.

Wendi Hendricks
Counselor for D-H, 2 year seniors, and Foreign Exchange Students

Mitch Kochis
Counselor for S-Z

Chandra Markel
Counselor for I-M, and 10th grade AVID

Denise Reddinger
Counselor for N-R, 11th Running Start, 11th grade AVID