Counselor for students’
6th Grade: A-L
8th Grade: A-Z
Phone Number: 915-937-6613
Welcome to Sun Ridge Middle School! I am excited to work with you and your student as we prepare them to be college-bound and career ready. The counseling department will work diligently to meet the social-emotional, academic and career needs of all our students. By working together, we will establish traditions, meet goals, and exceed all expectations as we move towards a successful transition to high school.
Education: Master in Guidance and Counseling- University of Texas at El Paso
Experience: 13 years working in Education 6-12 grade.
Counseling Department Belief Statements
The school counselors at Sun Ridge Middle School believe:
- All students are scholars and they can succeed regardless of background or ability. They can reach their maximum potential which will result in being college and career ready.
- All scholars will have an opportunity to achieve their academic, social and personal goals and be productive members of society.
- All scholars will have an opportunity to access a comprehensive counseling program that is developmental in nature and driven by campus data.
- The role of the school counselor is to collaborate with scholars, teachers, parents, administration and other stakeholders to provide opportunities for personal, social and academic growth.
- Counselors advocate for all scholars by being part of the administration team, thus being leaders, advocates, and collaborators that create equity and opportunity for all.
- All scholars have access to a full-time, certified, licensed professional school counselor and counseling program that has a delivery system that includes school curriculum, individual planning and responsive services and system support that has a direct correlation to student achievement.
- School counselors and other stakeholders use data for planning, managing, delivery and evaluation of program activities.
- Using the ASCA Ethical Standards for School Counselors allows the counselors to make sound decisions-based principles that have the best interest of scholars in mind.