Did you know?
Summit Counselors stay with the same group of kids all three years of middle school. This helps foster relationships with not only the students but the parents as well.
Summit Counselors work very closely with the teachers to promote student success, both academically and socially.
Summit Counselors change their office every year.
This ensures that the students and teachers are always in close proximity to the counselor.
Two outside counseling agencies come to Summit to provide small group
counseling throughout the school year. Calm Waters
provides grief counseling while Edmond Family Counseling
provides counseling in the area of stress/anger management.
Summit Counselors teach Guidance lessons throughout the year using the research based Second Step
The goals of the Second Step
program are to decrease aggression, violence, bullying, and substance abuse and increase school success. The counselors also provide “Bullying Prevention Mini-Lessons” to the faculty using district provided supplemental materials.
Grade level Counselors for the 2012-2013
school year are:
6th grade: Vallery McLaughlin
7th grade: Susan Kerlin
8th grade: Becky Pitt