Redwood Counseling

  • Never a failure. Only a lesson. You are supposed to make mistakes. That's why pencils have erasers. Making a mistake and learning from it is called growth!

News & Events

  • 2023-24 School Choice Information

    School Choice Information and Dates for 2023-24 School Year - Click HERE


    Redwood's EDGE Program

    Informational Webinar Recorded Presentation (3/10/21)  Click HERE

    Informational Q & A Webinar Recorded Presentation (3/22/22)  Click HERE


    Academic Petition Form 2023-2024
    (Priority Deadline for Petitions is May 6, 2023)

    Click HERE for form


    District Honors Criteria/Consideration for Honors Placement

    Click HERE for Criteria Listing


    Incoming 6th Graders Presentation for 2023-2024

    Click HERE for Presentation


    6th Grade Course Request Form 2023-2024

    6th Grade Course Request Form (Click HERE for English)

    6th Grade Course Request Form (Click HERE for Spanish)


    7th/8th Grade Course Request Forms 2023-2024

    6th Grade Going into 7th Grade Form (English / Spanish)

    7th Grade Going into 8th Grade Form (English / Spanish)


    Records Request

    If you need assistance with Redwood Middle School records, please contact:
     Meridith Knapp, Registrar/Counseling Secretary, at (805) 497-7264 Ext:1020 or email at

Helpful "How-To" Information

  • Contact Information Changes

  • Enrollment & School Choice Information

Redwood Counselors

  • Bill Zasadil
    (A - K)
    (805) 497-7264 ext 1006 

    Tracy Sims
    (L - Z)
    (805) 446-1962 ext 1008 

    Meridith Knapp
    Registrar/Counseling Secretary
    (805) 497-7264 ext 1020

    *Please note that emails sent after business hours will be responded to the following school day.  If you are experiencing a personal emergency, please call 911. If you, or someone you know, are having suicidal thoughts, please reach out to another trusted adult and/or call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255  or text HOME to 741741 (crisis text line)  or reach out to the Ventura County Health Care Agency 24/7 Hotline 1-866-998-2243*

    **As professional school counselors, we work with students on an individual basis, in small groups, and in their classrooms. The focus of the Redwood Counseling Program is to build upon our students' academic, personal/social skills, and career awareness.**