Hello and welcome to my webpage. I am Whitney Frack and I am the school counselor at Kernersville Elementary for Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade. Cindy Jolly is our school counselor for 3rd, 4th and 5th grades.
I graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill with a BS in History and Psychology and from UNC-Greensboro with my MS and EdS in Counseling and Educational Development. I have been working at KES for 12 years. My husband, Seth, and I live in Winston-Salem and have two daughters and a black firstname.lastname@example.org
What Are School Counselors?School counselors are helpers in the school who work with students, parents, and teachers. We help kids learn about things like solving conflicts, making friends, understanding feelings, and practicing good study skills. School counselors have at least a masters degree in counseling, and have been specially trained to work with school aged children.
What Can School Counselors Do?
- Talk with individual students
- Meet with students in small groups
- Teach classroom guidance lessons
- Help parents become better equipped to help their child succeed
- Coordinate programs throughout the school that help maximize student development
Counseling Mission Statement: The counselors at Kernersville Elementary are educational leaders who are committed to promoting all students' academic, personal/social, and career development. By working collaboratively with students, staff, and parents and guardians, we strive to promote a safe and positive school environment that fosters self-confidence, self-discipline, respect, and appreciation for all individuals.