The purpose of the Guidance Department is to assist teachers, students and parents to function effectively in the educational program of the school.

The Guidance Department handles the following situations:

  • Individual/Group Counseling
  • Enrolling New Students
  • Staffing ESE Students
  • 504 Plans
  • Homebound Students
  • Distribution of Report Cards
  • Maintaining Cumulative Folders
  • Student Scheduling
  • Transfer of Student Grades for New Enrollees
  • Liaison for Elementary and High Schools
  • Career Education/Blueprint Specialist
  • Bus Routes
  • Assistance with Standardized Testing
  • Educational Support Groups
  • Student Success Skills Training
  • Peer Mediation Training and Services

Guidance Counselors

Johnson_Eunice

 Eunice Johnson-Guidance Counselor

for C.A.S.E Academy, STEAM Academy, VET Academy & E2020 students  

Certification:

Education Specialist University of Detroit M.A. University of Detroit B.A. University of Detroit

Philosophy:

I believe the children are our future… I believe each and every child has the potential to bring something unique and special to the world. I will help children to develop their potential by believing in them as capable individuals. I will assist children in discovering who they are, so they can express their own opinions and nurture their own ideas. I have a vision of a world where people learn to respect, accept, and embrace the differences between us, as the core of what makes life so fascinating.

Contact:

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Frier2

 Heather Frier-Guidance Counselor

for CLMS students and ESOL

Certification:

Guidance and Counseling (PK-12), ESE (K-12), Gifted Endorsement, Prekindergarten/Primary Education (Age 3-grade 3), Primary Education (Grades K-3)

Philosophy:

Nothing is impossible, the word itself says “I’m Possible”! – Audrey Hepburn

Contact:

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Gillen_Stephanie

Stephanie Gillen-LEA Facilitator

Certification:

ESE Certified, 6-9 Math Certification Masters in Administrative Leadership

Philosophy:

I believe the children are our future. Teach them well and let them lead the way. Show them all the beauty they possess inside. Give them a sense of pride. Let the children’s laughter remind us how we used to be!

Contact:

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The LEA Facilitator:

  • Monitors and assures the compliance of IEP completion and reevaluations
  • ESE discipline procedures
  • Develops, trains and assists staff in implementing programs
  • Assists teachers in meeting student needs
  • Works with teams in providing the least restrictive environment for learning.

 

Newsletters & Resources

The following documents (in PDF format) contain valuable, district-approved information for parents, students, and staff members.

District Testing Information

Test-Related

FDOE Commissioner Letter

Scholarship Info