High School

College Counseling

Welcome to Linfield College Counseling!

The College Counseling Office provides expert college advising that helps students find post-secondary options that best fit their academic, social, financial, and spiritual needs. We recognize the college research and application process is unique for every student. Our college counselors take a personalized approach, meeting with each student individually throughout their four years of high school in order to develop a plan that meets the student’s goals and aspirations.

Meet Our Staff

Ms. Erica Shen
Director of College Counseling
Mrs. Erin Watson
College Counselor
Mrs. Catie Ortega
College Counselor
Mrs. Toni Moore
Counseling Office Assistant


The path to a college degree starts early. Here’s what you can expect from our counseling services, starting as soon as 9th grade.

Click on a grade level below to view the counseling curriculum and a suggested timeline.

List of 4 items.

  • 9th Grade

    • Course selection meeting and 4-year high school course work planning prior to starting 9th grade
    • Resume building
    • Learning style assessment
    • Guidance on transitioning to high school and on study skills
    • Introduction to standardized testing
    • Access to Naviance, a college and career research and planning resource
    • College fairs
    • Day and overnight college trips
    • Freshman Parent Night
  • 10th Grade

    • Review course selections to ensure students are on track for graduation
    • Advise students on standardized testing including the PSAT, ACT, and SAT
    • Resume building
    • Interest and career assessments
    • Advice on summer enrichment opportunities
    • Discuss course rigor to ensure proper placement in AP and Honors courses
    • College fairs
    • Access to college representatives visiting Linfield
    • Day and overnight college trips
    • Sophomore Parent Night
  • 11th Grade

    • Individual meetings to discuss college selection factors
    • Begin college research process
    • Advice on summer enrichment opportunities
    • Access to college representatives visits to Linfield
    • Day and overnight college trips
    • Junior Parent Night
  • 12th Grade

    • Summer college workshop
    • Individualized meetings to fill out college applications and review college essays
    • Personal letters of recommendations from college counselors and teachers
    • College application workshops
    • College interview preparation
    • College fairs
    • Access to college representative visits to Linfield
    • Senior Parent/Financial Aid Night
    • Introduction to scholarship opportunities

Interested in Linfield?

Find out who we are & what sets us apart and make sure to schedule a visit to our beautiful 100 acre campus. We'd love to tell you more!

31950 Pauba Road
Temecula, CA 92592

Linfield Christian School is a T.K.-12th grade college-preparatory private Christian school located on a 100 acre campus in Temecula, California.

Notice of Nondiscriminatory Policy as to Students

The school admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.