(845) 563-3400     124 Grand Street, Newburgh, NY 12550
 

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The MH Support Services Team

Mrs. Boone NBCT School Counselor
Dr. Delisfort & Ms.Samuels School Psychologists
Mrs. Inman School Nurse Practitioner
Mrs. Hutchins School Nurse Teacher
Mrs. Smith School Social Worker

 

What we do?

  • Helps create a safe school environment
    where children can learn.
  • Promotes positive attitudes among students
    toward self, family, peers and community.
  • Assists students in learning how school
    performance relates to future opportunities.
  • Supports students by teaching skills for
    achieving success.
  • Counsels students individually and in
    groups.
  • Works with students on attendance issues.
  • Coordinates referrals to outside agencies.
  • Helps design interventions to enhance
    student success.
  • Facilitates conflict resolution and mediation
    skills and helps students learn about anger
    management.
  • Provides assistance to parents, teachers
    and administrators, on various topics.

Why Should Parents Contact Us?

  • Concerns over student achievement
  • Peer Conflict
  • Family/Student health problems
  • New school registration and orientation
  • Test anxiety &/or preparation
  • Discussing special needs of their child
  • Early discussion of potential crisis
  • Family difficulties or concerns
  • Academic planning/scheduling
  • RtI Process &/or 504 plans
  • Parent/Teacher Meetings
  • Parent Education

 

When can I see a counselor?

Mrs. Boone is at Meadow Hill from 8:00am-3:15pm. She can also be reached by calling 568-6626.

 

Where is the counselor's office?

The counselor’s office is upstairs in the 7th/8th grade wing.

School Counselors Can Help...

“I can’t concentrate at school when I fight
with my brother at home.”


“I’m new here and I’m having trouble making
friends.”


“I’m nervous about asking my teacher questions.”


“I study a lot and I’m still not getting good
grades.”


“My friend keeps excluding me from sitting
at the lunch table.”


“My mom and I argue about homework.”


“I don’t feel like I’m part of the cool group.”


“It’s really hard for me to finish all my big
projects.”



QUICK CONTACT

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SCHOOLS

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845.563.8550
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845.568.6425
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845.563.3725
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845.563.6560