Phone Number: 719-852-3586 Ext: 2013
Room Number: B013
Lara Gordon has been the guidance counselor at Monte Vista High School for eight years. Before that, she was a middle school counselor for seven year for a total of 15 years of education. She got her Bachelor's degree in Secondary Education and Master's degree in Secondary and Secondary-Post School Counseling from UNC in Greeley, Colorado. Her dad was a LT. Colonel in the Air Force therefore; Lara has had the opportunity to live in many places. Lara really likes living in the Valley and enjoys the small town living. She enjoys spending time with her family in Oklahoma, friends in Monte Vista, and her doggies, Wendy and Dee. It really makes Ms.Gordon happy to get to know students and parents on a personal level. Lara likes working with students on a daily basis and wants every student to have a post-secondary plan for after high school. She says she loves Monte Vista High School and this is the best school she has ever worked in! As Ms.Gordon always says, "We have a great staff and we always try to do to what is best for our students." If you ever have any concerns or would like to speak to Ms.Gordon, her door is always open!