School Counseling Department


The school counselors at PCTI are here to serve as advocates for the students and provide the vital link between the school, home, special services, and outside agencies. Through the School Counseling Department, students are provided with assistance and information related to course selections, college and career planning, and personal/social development.

See Guidance Counselor assignment by vocational area here.

Nick Bucci
Director of Pupil Personnel Services


Have a question for Mr. Bucci or a suggestion for the School Counseling website or School Counseling Twitter page? Click here.


Announcements

Attention Class of 2018 Paterson Residents


Passaic County Mental Health Film Festival Contest


Americanism Essay Contest


The Animation Career Review "Aspiring Animation Professional" Scholarship.

  • This $1000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing an animation related degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit AnimationCareerReview.com to find eligibility information along with an online application. This is the seventh year we have offered this scholarship.
  • The deadline for the scholarship is June 1, 2018.

The Fashion Schools "Aspiring Fashion Professional" Scholarship

  • This $1000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit Fashion-Schools.org to find eligibility information along with an online application. This is the fifth year we have offered this scholarship.
  • The deadline for the scholarship is June 1, 2018.

The Online MBA Report "Aspiring Business Professional" Scholarship

  • This $1,000 scholarship is awarded annually to a student interested in pursuing a business degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college. Interested students can visit OnlineMBAReport.com to find eligibility information along with an online application. This is the third year we have offered this scholarship.
  • The deadline for the scholarship is June 1, 2018.

The Janet Logan Daily Foundation Scholarship

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College Online Fairs Dec. 11-18

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The Honorable Nicholas G Mandak Memorial Scholarship

  • For students planning to study law, criminal justice, paralegal education, and courses for Police or Sheriff’s officers.
  • View Details Here

Attention Seniors!

  • College Application Review/On-Site Event
  • November 21, 2017 NJIT
  • November 30, 2017 WPU, Ramapo, FDU and more
  • View Details Here

Scholarships for Trade Schools and Career Colleges

View Details Here

New Jersey College Scholarships and more!

View Details Here

2017 College Financial Information Night Presentation

View the Presentation Here

Class of 2018 Scholarship Oppurtunites:


Fall 2017 College Open Houses


Wellness Day



Request a Transcript

Please note: Requests should be submitted at least ten (10) school days prior to the deadline by which the transcript is required. The Transcript Release Form is available here.

Virtual College Tours

Virtual College Tours available here.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Help
HESAA Hotline: 609-584-4480 or 800-792-8670
Monday –Thursday 8am to 8pm, Friday 8am – 5pm



Guidance Counselors
 
Sara Abdelhadi
Applied Technology (A-L)
Communication Arts (A-L)

(973) 389-4220
  Nicole Christian
Construction Technology (M-Z)
Performing Arts (M-Z)

(973) 389-4149

Lauretta Cregar
Finance (A-L)
Business (A-L)

(973) 389-7236
  Bertha Hannigan
Information Technology (A-Z)
Education & Human Services (M-Z)


(973) 389-4240
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Debra Lewis
Information Technology (A-Z)
Education & Human Services (A-L)

(973) 389-7223
  Mariann LoBue
Finance (M-Z)
Business (M-Z)

(973) 389-4238

Katrina Najem
Applied Technology (M-Z)
Communication Arts (M-Z)

(973) 389-4176
  Catherine J. Nolan
Medical Arts (A-Z)
Cosmetology (A-L)

(973) 389-4286

Miguel Orejas
Automotive Technology (A-Z)
Pre-Engineering (A-Z)

(973) 389-4150
  Stacey Pinto
Culinary Arts (A-L)
Service Careers (A-L)

(973) 389-4157

Alima Pudup
Construction Technology (A-L)
Performing Arts (A-L)

(973) 389-4237
  Laura Vacca
Medical Arts (A-Z)
Cosmetology (M-Z)

(973) 389-4241

Rolando Watley
Culinary Arts (M-Z)
Service Careers (M-Z)

(973) 389-4233
   


Student Assistance Coordinators
 
Ray Branca
Student Assistance Coordinator (SAC) Grades 9-12

(973) 389-4266
  Jennine LaCorte
Crisis Counselor/Student Assistance Coordinator

(973) 389-7235