Our Mission: Student Services is committed to supporting the instructional process by identifying and eliminating barriers to learning, advocating for the needs of the whole child, and empowering all students to become lifelong learners in the 21st century.
School Counselor – Deniece Humphrey
Professional school counselors are certified/licensed educators with a minimum of a Master’s degree in school counseling, making them uniquely qualified to address students’ cognitive, socio-emotional and career development needs by implementing a comprehensive school counseling program. They also provide consultation, individual and group counseling, academic advice. In addition, they provide prevention, crisis intervention, and conflict resolution.
School Social Worker – Norma Sloan
School Social Workers are trained mental health professionals with a Bachelor's or Master’s degree in social work. They are the link between the home, school and the community. School social workers provide direct as well as indirect services to students, families, and school personnel, such as monitoring school attendance, promoting dropout prevention, consultation, information and referral, identification of at-risk students, and counseling. In addition, they provide prevention, crisis intervention, and conflict resolution.
Community Resources: Dial 2-1-1 or Click www.NC211.org
EC Case Manager – Pamela JacksonThe EC Case Manager can address concerns about students eligible for special education services. They can verify service implementation and communicate with the student’s team to meet their academic and functional needs. In addition, she can coordinate Child Find. This is a coordinated effort between the Student Services Team and the Exceptional Children Services to locate and identify children and youth suspected of or diagnosed with a disability who might have intellectual, physical, or emotional disabilities and are unable to benefit from the regular school program without special assistance.
Data Manager – Shannon McClenny
Front Office/Discipline Clerk – Michelle Tyndall
Safe Schools Coordinator – Greg Johnson