The Counseling staff welcome new and returning students and their families Maple Grove High School. The Counselors are trained help students four broad areas: ¾ Personal - chemical use, eating issues, stress, depression, etc. ¾ Social - family concerns, friendship or issues, etc. ¾ Academic - study skills, tutors, scheduling, transcripts, etc. ¾ Career/College - future planning, test preparation, applications for schools, etc. Students and/or parents may schedule appointments their counselor by contacting Sue Ihli, the department secretary. Students are assigned counselors based on their last names (see below). We make every effort return phone calls within 48 hours and accommodate requests for appointments in less than one week. During very busy times, such as the beginning of the school year and during the registration process for the next school year, it may take longer for a response.

Darwin Kreft A-Da 763-391-8723
Matt Malakowsky De-H 763-391-8724
Sarah Vander Pol I-Me 763-391-8715
Heather Hernandez Mi-Sa 763-391-8744
Linda Byers Sc-Z 763-391-8738
Andrea Keys Student Assistance Counselor 763-391-8726
Sue Ihli Secretary 763-391-8705


Support Groups

PSEO Information


The Career Resource Center (CRC) is a great resource for students and parents at MGSH. It is located inside the Media Center (adjacent to the front lobby/entrance). The CRC provides assistance to students as they begin their post high school planning. Areas in which the CRC can help include careers and career exploration, colleges (transcripts, college reps, panels), financial aid and scholarships, testing (ACCUPLACER, ACT/SAT, PSAT, AP), military and employment and internship services. The CRC produces weekly newsletters that you don’t want to miss! This newsletter has information on college and military reps coming to our school, volunteer and work opportunities, ACT and NCAA information and a thoughtful article on a relevant topic. If you would like to receive this newsletter by email please contact Mrs. Bri Allen at The CRC is also on Twitter, and we would love for you to follow us at @MGSHCRC. In addition, the CRC hosts college representatives/presentations throughout the year. Please visit our webpage at to learn more about upcoming dates and presentations.

Mike Vecellio Career Counselor 763-391-8761
Bri Allen Career Support 763-391-8760

School Info

Maple Grove Senior High
9800 Fernbrook Lane N
Maple Grove MN  55369

School Hours
7:30 am - 2:00 pm
Office Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm

Phone & Fax

School Office

Safe Schools Tip Line

General Fax

School Leadership

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