FTMS-East-School Counseling

Make a Difference with Every Student, Every Day!

A Message to Parents and Students:
At Franklin Township Middle School East, all students are assigned a counselor based on grade level. Counselors can help students in many different ways such as:
  • discuss issues that could interfere with learning
  • help students toward future goals
  • help create a positive environment for everyone

2017-2018 Counselor Assignments

Mrs. Kyle McClarnon
Guidance Director
6th Grade Counselor
7th Grade Counselor Last Name A-M
317-803-8108
kyle.mcclarnon@ftcsc.k12.in.us

Mrs. Sarah Ready
7th Grade Last Name N-Z
8th Grade Counselor
317-803-8109
sarah.ready@ftcsc.k12.in.us

Mrs. Kathryn Meredith
Guidance Registrar
317-803-8110
kathryn.meredith@ftcsc.k12.in.us

Students are welcome to see their counselor with any problems or concerns. Students will meet with their counselor at the counselors earliest convenience. If it is an emergency, a student will be seen by a counselor the same day. To request an appointment with a school counselor, please see  “Forms” at the right of this page.

 

School Counselors are confidential listeners who can do the following:

Academic Development

  • Supporting students in developing an educational plan for success.
  • Assisting students to become invested in their school success by showing them how school performance relates to career opportunities.
  • Working collaboratively with students, parents, and teachers to identify and remove barriers that may impede student achievement.
  • High Ability Test Coordination
  • Developing Section 504 Alternative Learning Plans

Career Development

  • Career Inventories
  • Guest Speakers
  • Drive of Your Life

Personal/Social Development

  • Help develop positive attitudes among students towards self, family, peers, and community.
  • Develop skills for problem solving.
  • Peer Conflict Resolution
  • Working with students to understand and appreciate their unique qualities and to grow personally and socially.
  • Individual School Based Counseling.
  • Small Group Counseling.