Counselor

GMS Counseling Department

 

The goal of the Garfield Middle School counseling department is to promote academic success by working cooperatively with students, parents, teachers, staff, and the community. 

Students can complete this Counselor Request form to request meeting with their counselor with academic, personal/social, or future planning concerns. Parents and guardians are always welcome to contact us over the phone, email, or by completing the Counselor Request form.

Counselors (2019-2020)

Laura Hord

7th grade Counselor

lhord@hcsdoh.org

 

Cindy Smith

8th grade Counselor

cismith@hcsdoh.org

 

The counselors also work closely with:

 

  • Katie Hanson Griesser (kgriesser@hcsdoh.org) - Success Program Liaison

Community School Liaisons work directly with parents and guardians of school-age children to help them access needed resources. Click here to learn more about the Butler County ESC Success Program.

 

  • Cheryl Moeller (cmoeller@hcsdoh.org) - School Psychologist






 

Community

 

Primary Health Solutions:

Primary Health Solutions provide School Based Health Services right here at Garfield Middle School! 

Please click on the links to learn more.

Primary Health Solutions general information and a link to the parental consent forms

Parent Consent and Registration Forms - nin English and Spanish

Hours and information about Hamilton's School Based Health Center at Garfield

Interpreting services

Social Services and Resources in Butler County 


 

Academic

ProgressBook  

Study Guides and Strategies 


 

Personal / Social

 

Crisis and Counseling Services - see attached page for updates

 

Mental Health Resources  - link to another page

 

Adolescence & Other Topics - link to other page

 

 

Career / College

OhioMeansJobs

 

Parenting  

PAMF: Parenting Teens

HealthyChildren.org: Adolescence  [Adolescente-en Espanol)]

Kid's Health for Parents

[text to speech and Spanish available]