Midway School Counseling News

February 2020

National School Counseling Week

February 3rd-7th was National School Counseling Week. School Counselors help students explore their strengths, interests, abilities and talents while focusing on academic achievement, career awareness, and social emotional development.
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MES School Counselors

Chan Gray - Works with 1st grade & 5th grade; cgray@lexington1.net; (803) 821-0309

Rick Masters - Works with kindergarten & 4th grade; rmasters@lexington1.net; (803) 821-0310

Susan Goff - Works with 2nd grade & 3rd grade; sgoff@lexington1.net; (803) 821-0289

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Classroom Lessons

Did you know that all students 5K-5th grade visit their school counselor every month?


This is what our students are learning about this month:



  • kindergarten - kindness
  • first grade - kindness
  • second grade - friendship "attract and repel"
  • third grade - "clay problems" vs. "rock problems"
  • fourth grade - kindness
  • fifth grade - kindness

Random Acts of Kindness

Random Acts of Kindness Week is February 17th-21st. We have some exciting events planned to help spread some extra kindness throughout the school next week.
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