Guidance Office Staff - 518-565-5648
Mrs. Amanda Carter - Counselor (L-Z)
Mrs. Laurie Kowalowski - Guidance Office Secretary
The professional school counselor is a certified/licensed educator trained in school counseling with unique qualifications and skills to address all students’ academic, personal/social and career development needs.
School Counselors are the heart of the school by . . .
Helping create a safe school environment where children can learn.
Working with students and families to improve attendance.
Coordinating referrals to outside agencies.
Helping design interventions to enhance student success.
Developing community partnerships to enhance student career awareness.
Helping teachers create a positive learning environment.
Helping students learn anger management, conflict resolution, and mediation skills.
- Helping all involved learn how to meet the needs of all students.