ContactE-MailPhone NumberGrades
Ivonne Ferraro This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 772-564-3556

6th grade, 7th grade A-L

Eathel Jackson-Hart This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 772-564-3562

7th grad M-Z, 8th grade

Jocelyn Darrisaw This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 772-564-3559 Guidance Secretary

 

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Welcome to the Home of the Dolphins Guidance Department!

As guidance counselors at GMS, we are here to provide counseling services to ALL students, both individually and in groups. The middle school years are filled with opportunities for tremendous growth academically, socially, and personally. We are committed to working with students, parents, and school staff in order to foster that growth on behalf of each and every student at GMS. 

GMS Guidance Department FAQs

Who will students meet with in the Guidance Office?

There are two guidance counselors at GMS. Students whose last names begin with letters 6th grade and 7th grade A-L will meet with Mrs. Ferraro, and students whose last names begin with letters 7th grade M-Z and 8th grade will meet with Mrs. Hart.

How do students go about making an appointment with one of the guidance counselors?

There are multiple ways that students can make arrangements to meet with a guidance counselor. Students may let a teacher know that he/she would like to go down to the Guidance Office; students may stop by the Guidance Office before or after school to set up an appointment; parents may call us on behalf of their children in order to set up an appointment; students may also let their teachers know that they would like to see a guidance counselor and their teachers will pass that information along to us.

How do students know if they should meet with their guidance counselor?

Excellent question! When in doubt, seek us out! If a student or parent is unsure, please do not hesitate to check in with us and together we can determine the best way to proceed. Examples of student concerns may include a problem with grades, friends, or a difficult situation at home. No issue or concern is too big or too small to bring to the Guidance Office.  

 

Attachments:

Download this file (6th-Grade-Class-Selection-Sheet-2017-2018.pdf)6th Grade Class Selection Sheet341 kB79 Downloads
Download this file (7th-Grade-Class-Selection-Sheet-2017-2018.pdf)7th Grade Class Selection Sheet358 kB74 Downloads
Download this file (8th-Grade-Class-Selection-Sheet-2017-2018.pdf)8th Grade Class Selection Sheet359 kB70 Downloads
Download this file (A-Plus-FL-Legislature-678-Letter-2013.pdf)A Plus FL Legislature 678 Letter 201347 kB117 Downloads
Download this file (Cyber-Bullying-Prevention-GMS.pdf)Cyber Bullying Prevention475 kB180 Downloads
Download this file (GMS-Restorative-Justice-In-a-Nutshell.pdf)GMS Restorative Justice in a Nutshell1957 kB160 Downloads
Download this file (How-to-Fill-Out-Elective-Forms.pdf)How to Fill Out Elective Forms292 kB71 Downloads
Download this file (Incoming-6th-Graders-Parent-Presentation.pdf)Incoming 6th Graders Parent Presentation1401 kB181 Downloads
Download this file (IRSC-8th-Grade-Tour.pdf)IRSC 8th Grade Tour3919 kB143 Downloads
Download this file (Student-Progression-Plan-Parent-Letter.pdf)Student Progression Plan Parent Letter73 kB326 Downloads
Download this file (Successful-Study-Skills.pdf)Successful Study Skills3362 kB154 Downloads