Coffee & Conversation for Grade 9 and Grade 10 Families:

On January 31st, 9am-10am, Guidance will be hosting "Coffee and Conversation: A Webinar for 9th and 10th Grade Families" 

Practice SAT and ACT tests for Students: 

Our friends at Revolution Prep are offering a practice SAT and ACT to all students. Practice tests are a great first step for students to identify how they want to tackle preparing for the real thing!

SAT Practice Exam: Saturday, February 4th, 2023 | 9:00AM – 1:00PM EST | Live Online! 

ACT Practice Exam: Saturday, February 25th, 2023 | 9:00AM – 1:00PM EST | Live Online! 

  1. Register here:   
  2. Schedule your consultation to review the score report with a dedicated Revolution Prep team member, who will help you interpret the results and develop a customized plan to prepare for the official exam. You can pre-schedule this Score Report Review here:
  3. Attend the mock exam and get your results immediately with Revolution Prep’s mobile scoring app!

Questions? If you have additional questions or want to learn more about Revolution Prep, you can reach out to Vasilios Kostakis at (781) 916-8668 or by email at


Junior Future Planning Night: 

On Wednesday, January 11th, the Guidance Department hosted the virtual Junior Future Planning Night for juniors and their parents/guardians.

We had admissions counselors from Providence College, UMASS Amherst and Northeastern University available to answer common questions and provide information. 

In our presentation you will find review of the college process, as well as highlight other post-secondary pathways. The event was recorded and posted for students/families who are unable to attend.

AP Exam Registration

If you are currently registered in an AP class, please make sure you have signed up with the class code that your teacher provided you with. Only students that have registered with the class codes will have exams ordered for them, so please double check with your teacher if you are unsure or were absent. If you are not planning on taking the exam please talk with teacher and then email Mr. Brown ASAP at It is the class expectation you take the exam and we will officially begin ordering all exams soon. After November 15th, there is a fee to cancel registrations or to order more tests. You will be charged a fee if you are on the roster and decide not to take the exam in May 2022.

To students not enrolled in an AP class but who want to take the exam; please email Mr. Brown at with your name, grade and which exams you would like to take. We will then create sections and send you the code to register by Friday, November 5th. 

Please note that we do not offer AP exams for classes not taught at Belmont High School (including AP Chinese, AP Government, or AP Music Theory). Additionally, AP Spanish is at capacity.  

All AP exams for 2022 cost $96.00; if you qualify for a fee waiver the cost is 53.00/exam. Payment instructions for exam will be sent on 11/10/21 after all registrations are complete.

Department Contact

Office hours: Mon - Fri 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
Office phone: (617)993-5910
Department Secretary: Ms. Carole Sceppa

CEEB code: 220123

Address: Belmont High School
221 Concord Avenue
Belmont, MA 02478
Get directions here

Guidance Counselors:

Ms. Brittany King
Mr. James Brown
Ms. Stacie Ross
Ms. Sherri Turner
Ms. Meagan Putney
Ms. Krista Urquhart
Mr. Max Xu

Parents/guardians are welcome to make appointments with their child's counselor to discuss concerns about their child.

About Us

Guidance Counselor & Assistant Principal Assignments 2022-2023

Counselors assigned by first letter of student’s last name.

YOG GRADE Ms. Ross Mr. Brown Ms. Putney Mr. Xu Ms. King Ms. Urquhart Ms. Turner
2026 9th A - Chi Cho - Doh Dok - Hsi Hsu - Loc Lon - Q R - Ti To - Z
2025 10th A - Cog Col - Fe Fi - Hua Hul - Li Lo - Pan Pat - So Sp - Z
2024 11th A - Coo Cor - Han   Har - Les Lev - N O - Sh Si - Z
2023 12th A - C D - Ha   He - Lit Liu - N O-Sh Si - Z
Assistant Principal Ms. Gavin Mr. O'Brien Ms. Winn

2024 (Grade 11) 
2023 - (Grade 12) A-Go

2023 (Grade 12)
2025 - (Grade 10) Mina-Z

2026 (Grade 9)
2023 - (Grade 12) Gr-Min