Mrs. Groom, Guidance Counselor

Mrs. Groom
Guidance Counselor ~ 572-6441 ext. 109
All 6th Graders & 7th graders on Team 72

After School Hours Thursdays until 3:20 p.m. & by appointment


  • Academic counseling
  • Personal/social counseling
  • Career exploration/development 

Our mission is accomplished through the design, development, implementation, and evaluation of a comprehensive, developmental, and systematic school counseling program which includes: 

  • School Guidance Curriculum in the Classroom

    • Academic skills support
    • Organizational, study and test-taking skills
    • Education in understanding self and others
    • Coping strategies
    • Peer relationships and effective social skills
    • Communication, problem-solving, decision-making, and conflict resolution
    • Career awareness, exploration and planning

    Individual Student Planning

    • Goal-setting/decision- making
    • Academic planning
    • Career planning
    • Education in understanding of self, including strengths and weaknesses
    • Transition planning

    Responsive Services

    • Individual and small group counseling
    • Individual/family/school crisis intervention
    • Peer mediation
    • Consultation/collaboration
    • Referrals