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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! 
Office Hours
How to Contact me?
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 
This year, our Center has 19 College Peer CounselorsCollege 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 
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!
Wilmington Boys & Girls Club
Ms. Karina Dorado 
(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
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 to obtain an application for program consideration.