DHS Counseling Department



The mission of the Dexter High School counseling department is to provide high quality, comprehensive school counseling services to all students. Our program, as guided by the ASCA National Model, is designed to help all students develop and enhance their academic, career, and personal/social strengths in order to become responsible and productive citizens. There is a commitment to individual uniqueness and the maximum development of human potential. Through the skillful use of strategic, timely, and personal interventions, counselors customize educational experiences in order to enhance capabilities, close achievement gaps among high and low performing groups and support positive choices.

Read more about our guiding principles, services, standards, and focus areas in our School Counseling Mission Statement.

Counseling News

PowerSchool Mobile
Posted 03/01/2016 12:00AM

PowerSchool is now accessible from the palm of your hand!

Some of you have already found your way to PowerSchool's free mobile app, but we wanted to draw everyone's attention to this handy program. Parents and students report finding the interface very easy to use. 

All the information you need to sign up is on our website under the Student and Parents resource tab. Click here for a quick link:  PowerSchool Mobile


The Scoop From PowerSchool:

Mobile Anywhere Access to Real-Time Student Data for Parents and Students

Conveniently portable and powerful, the all-new PowerSchool Mobile app gives parents and students access to real-time information on grades, attendance, assignments, scores, and comments. With a clean, easy-to-use interface and intuitive design, the app allows parents to monitor their child’s proficiency on standards and register to receive immediate alerts specific to their child.

Features of PowerSchool Mobile App:

  • Access from iOS or Android mobile devices

  • Access student homework assignments

  • Real-time grades and attendance

  • Teacher comments

  • See all of your children under one parent account

  • Daily bulletin board

  • Course schedule

  • Integrated family calendar

  • Fee transactions and balance

  • Automatic email messaging

  • Instant push notifications for attendance or grade changes

  • Track each student with grade trends


    PowerSchool Mobile is available to Parents and Students to download for free as a combined Parent and Student app from the App Store for the iPhone®, iPad®, iPod touch® and Apple Watch, or on Google Play for Android devices. 

You have brains in your head. You have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself, any direction you choose.” - Dr. Seuss

Contact Us

  • DHS Counseling Office
    2200 N. Parker Rd.
    Dexter, MI 48130
  • School Hours
    M-F 8:00am - 2:51pm
    Half Days
    8:00am - 11:25am
    Office Hours
    M-F 7:30am - 4:30pm
  • (734) 424-4240 option 2
    (734) 424-4252 fax
  • Department Chair
    Geraldine Brady-Holmes
    Department Secretary
    Megan Stehley-Landrum
  • Dexter Community Schools  734-424-4100
  • 7714 Ann Arbor Street,
    Dexter, MI 48130 
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