This is Counselor Appreciation Week at Mary Bethune!

Dr. Virginia Young, the staff and students took time out today to celebrate Ms. Denise Smalley, the counselor at Mary Bethune.  Ms. Smalley is a vital member of the education team.  She helps all students in the areas of academic achievement, career, and social/emotional development, ensuring today's students become the productive, well-adjusted adults of tomorrow. She helps students process their problems and plan goals and actions. She mediates conflict between students and teachers.
     Ms. Smalley is also our case manager.  She works in close liaison with HPSD schools and FCAH school.  Ms. Smalley is admired by our students and staff.  Ms. Smally brings over 20 years of experience and service to your school.
     Ms. Smally is our "Phenomenal Counselor."