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Banning High School

Pilot College Center!

"College Prepared & Career Ready"


Welcome Pilots! The Pilot College Center is dedicated to servicing all students at Banning. Our goal is to provide services to help students pursue a post-secondary education pathway. Let's embark on your college journey together!

Ms. Fernandez

Office Hours


How to Contact me?

Email: [email protected]
Schoology: Homeroom Class

Pilot College Center Services

  • College Application Assistance
  • Financial Aid Workshops
  • College Visits
  • One-on-One Advising
  • College Peer Mentors 
College Peer Mentors

College Peer Mentors

This year, our Center has 19 College Peer Counselors! College Peer Counselors are current Seniors that work directly with Ms. Fernandez in promoting a college going culture at Banning High School. All peer counselors are trained by College Advisors and are eager to help you with your post-secondary options!
See who your College Peer Counselors are by clicking here!

Class of 2021 Caseloads

Every College Peer Counselor is required to work with a caseload of seniors and provide one-on-one assistance to them. If you have not been assigned to a Peer, fill out this Google Form TODAY and one will be assigned to you!

Outreach Resources

Boys & Girls Club College Bound
Ms. Ingrid Gurrola
College & Career Bound Lead Case Manager and BHS Liaison
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (424) 772-5950 ext. 440
***Due to scheduled meetings and trainings, availability and times are subject to change.


Monday - Friday
11:30am - 1:30pm

College Bound

The Boys & Girls Club College Bound is a program available to ALL students! As a member, you will receive one-on-one case-management and be advised on the correct classes to fulfill High School and A-G university admission requirements. As a member, you will also receive FREE virtual and in person resources and guidance in FAFSA, SAT/ACT preparation and college admissions.
To learn more, please visit our website!
Join College Bound TODAY!
Application Link  

Wilmington Boys & Girls Club

Ms. Karina Dorado
[email protected]
(424) 772-5950 Ext. 445


Mon-Thurs 2pm-6pm by appointment
Friday 12pm-6pm Walk-ins/appointments


2pm-4pm (In person/Virtually)

Education Talent Search (ETS)

Mr. Ricardo Aguilar
ETS College Advisor
Email: [email protected]
Remind: Text Code to # 81010
Class of 2021: @etsbhs2021
Class of 2022: @etsbhs2022
Class of 2023: @etsbhs2023
Class of 2024: @etsbhs2024


Monday & Wednesday
8:00am - 3:00pm
9:30am - 5:00pm

ETS Program

Educational Talent Search is a federally funded program that assists students with the college and financial aid process. To be a member you must submit an application! All grades can apply.
If you would like to claim your spot, please submit a request to ets@csulb or through "Contact" link at csulb.edu/ets to obtain an application for program consideration.
Please download the read information about ETS Recruitment Flyer.