Overview

 
Greensburg Salem Middle School
Counseling Department

Welcome to the Greensburg Salem Middle School Counseling webpage.  The GSMS Counseling Department is here to best support you and your child throughout their Middle School years.  We will continue to update and provide our students and their families with resources and information, so please check back often.  If we can be of any help in supporting you or your child's academic, social, emotional or career needs, please do not hesitate to contact one of your School Counselors.

 
Mrs. Toni Ann Bielick  
Email: toniann.bielick@gslions.net

Mrs. Jessica Pritts      
Email: jessica.pritts@gslions.net
 School Counseling Department Overview

School counselors work with students, parents, and teachers to ensure a healthy, safe, and satisfying educational experience. School Counselors provide assistance to all students in order to meet their personal, social, educational, and career needs during this important developmental period.  Students and parents are welcome to visit or contact the School Counselors at any time.

What can your School Counselor do for you at GSMS?

The School Counseling profession has evolved over the years to keep up with our changing society, and today we offer more services and support than ever. The following are some of the services we offer:

Guidance Curriculum
       
  • Structured group counseling programs
  • Promote School Wide Positive Behavior (SWPB) programs through guidance themes, activities, and lessons delivered in the classroom
  • Initiate Career exploration and develop personal goals
 
Individual Planning
     
  • Individual student behavior plans
  • Classroom behavior plans
  • Student academic planning
  • Student career planning

       
Responsive Services
       
  • Individual counseling
  • Group counseling
  • Peer mediation
  • Academic and behavioral consultations with parents/teachers
  • Referrals to outside agencies for support
  • Coordinate data collection for agencies
  
System Support
       
  • Review of academic and behavior records
  • Elementary to middle school transition facilitators
  • PSSA facilitators
  • Student Orientation
  • Provider of community resource materials and information
  • Coordinate and disseminate legal document information