• Counseling

    Desert Learning Academy will help students receive counseling and/or referrals for counseling.  Please contact your lead teacher or Counselor Mendoza to get the help you need.

    Ms. Rosie Mendoza


    About Me

    My name is Rosalia Mendoza, I am the school counselor at Desert Learning Academy (DLA). Currently, this is my 3rd year as the school counselor. I received my Associate's Degree in Liberal Studies from San Bernardino Valley College in June 2001. I attended  Cal State San Bernardino and received my Bachelor's Degree in Liberal Studies in June 2003. I took a break I received my Masters in Counseling from the University of Redlands in 2007. I have been working with Palm Springs Unified School District since 2016. I am married and I have a 2-year-old daughter. The students at Desert Learning Academy are the BEST. I love that I get to work with all grade levels. In my free time, I enjoy watching TV and Movies.


    School Counseling Program

    The school counseling program at Desert Learning Academy is to help students feel safe. Some of the services we provide are:

    -Individualized Counseling

    -Classroom Lessons

    -Career Exploration

    -College Exploration

    -Financial Aid Assistance 


    Request to see Counselor Ms. Mendoza