Counseling Center

Mrs. Hainley--8th Grade Counselor
Mr. Homenick--6th & 7th Grade Counselor

Welcome to the Laurel Ridge Counseling Page!

We look forward to partnering with you to help your child over the next three years.

What is a School


School Counselors May See Students For: How Does a Student See a Counselor?  

School counselors make a measurable impact in every student’s life, assisting with academic, career and personal/social development. School counselors are trained in both educating and counseling, allowing them to function as a facilitator between parents, teachers and the student in matters concerning the student’s goals, abilities and any areas needing improvement. School counselors provide services not only to students in need, but to all students

  • Skill building or classroom guidance
  • School related concerns
  • Social support
  • Decision making strategies
  • Success and accomplishments
  • New or difficult situations
  • Peer conflict management
  • Individual or small group counseling
  • Crisis counseling
  • Transitions
  • Coping strategies
  • Family resources and support 
  • Schedules
  • Self referral
  • Parent referral
  • Teacher referral
  • Administrative referral 

8th Grade HS Survey