College & Career Center

  • NEW! MUST READ! October 2020 College & Career Center Newsletter

    September 2020 College & Career Center Newsletter 

    SENIORS: If you have questions about the process of completing all of the steps for starting your college courses in the fall, please contact Laurie Tezak at

    Welcome to the Aragon High School College and Career Center! We look forward to working with students and families to plan for life after Aragon. The College and Career Center is located in the Counseling Office within the Administration Building.

    The College and Career Center provides information for students, families, and staff about post-high school plans, including:

    • investigating careers:
      • part-time job postings
      • work permits
      • student volunteer opportunities
    • finding a college fit:
      • college placement testing
      • college representative visits and career guest speakers
      • college applications
      • financial aid forms and scholarship information


Career Opportunities

  • Companies and organizations looking to hire high school students, please email Helen O’Brien with the description, salary, hours needed and frequency of work. Please send any flyers in a PDF format. NOTE: SMUHSD cannot refer students for work inside private homes due to safety concerns.


    Community Members! Are you interested in speaking to Aragon students about your career path, your career and the company or organization you work for?  For more information, email Helen O’Brien.

NACAC College Admissions Status Tool

  • To help students and families navigate through all the changes as a result of the outbreak, National Association of College Admissions Counseling has created online tool complete with updated information.


College & Career Staff

  • College & Career Advisor

    Laurie Tezak

    (650) 558-2918


    Financial Aid & Scholarship Advisor

    Caroline Moala

    (650) 558-2917


    Career Technical Education (CTE) and Career Coordinator

    Helen O'Brien

    (650) 558-2960

Aragon School Code (CEEB):

  • 053163