San Diego County High School Counselor of the Year!

CONGRATULATIONS MS. ARAKI

Ms. Christine Araki, Launch Virtual Academy’s counselor has been selected as “2022 San Diego County High School Counselor of the Year!“.

Excerpt read at her award celebration:

“Ms. Araki is one of the finest school counselor leaders in the Sweetwater Union High School District (SUHSD).  She brings a plethora of experiences to her craft as an educator and school counselor.  Ms. Araki is a natural leader and demonstrates a unique ability to connect with students, staff, and families… Most recently Ms. Araki has embarked on a new endeavor for SUHSD as Head Counselor for the district’s newest 7th to 13th grade virtual academy. Ms. Araki is leading the way in creating a school which gives students choice and the opportunity to learn at their own pace in an online environment, while having all of the benefits and the supports of a comprehensive school.”

From the entire Launch Virtual Academy Team – CONGRATULATIONS MS. ARAKI!