Dear Bull Run Community,
The counseling department has had a busy first quarter! Below are important dates ahead, quarter 1 highlights, and our department members & roles. We hope you find this information useful!
The Bull Run Middle School Counseling Department
Important Dates Ahead
December 9 Deadline to apply for The Center for Performing Arts Specialty Program at Colgan high school
January 27 Parent and Staff Coffee "Vaping Awareness" Guest Speaker: Mallory Knight
February 1 Deadline to apply for all PWCS Specialty programs except Colgan H.S (see above)
February 11, 12 Battlefield High School Course Selection-Library
High School Specialty Programs
For information on PWCS High School Specialty Programs and dates for information sessions, please go to:
Jim Mudd, supervisor for specialty programs at PWCS's Office of Student Learning, presented at Bull Run Middle School on October 24th. If you missed out, you can view this presentation on the Bull Run Middle School Facebook page:
Quarter 1 Highlights
Bully Circle role-play presentation in all advisory classrooms
New Student Social
MAC Committee begins their visits to advisory classrooms
Red Ribbon Day Celebration -Cafeteria during Lunches
Pledge to be Drug Free!
Wear Red Day-Support Alcohol and Drug Awareness
Eagle Ambassador's acts of kindness initiative
Quarter 1 Parent Presentation
Quarter 1 School Counseling Classroom Lessons
Pause Before You Post
Academic Caree Planning
Transition to High School/Specialty Programs
The Future You - RIASEC Assessment and Career Clusters
School Counseling Department Staff
Student concerns should be directed to grade level counselors first. If you are unable to reach the grade level counselor and there is an urgent or time sensitive need, please contact another member of the team.
Student registrations by appointment, student withdrawals and transfers, new student transfer/withdrawal grades, teacher approved grade changes, ParentVUE initial activation, general HUB reports
Master Schedule, Management of School Counseling Program, MAC Committee, High School Transition Coordination, Elementary School transition assembly, Suicide Prevention Lessons, Volunteer outreach, advisory counsel, Tier II and Tier III interventions
Holiday Trip and Luncheon for students, Introduction to Career Clusters Presentation, Internet Safety Presentation, Military Student Transition Liason, Gifted Committee Representative, Restorative Practice Representative
Pause Before You Post Presentation, Flirting or Hurting Presentation, Academic Career Plan Presentation and Coordination, Staff Mentor Program, EIP Program Coordinator
Coordinator for TJ High School and Specialty Program Applications, Healthy Choices Presentation, The New You Presentation, Transition to High School Presentation, Coordinator No Place for Hate
Program support, Eagle Ambassadors, Focus Workshops, Classroom Guidance and small group support, SOAR Coach 7th Grade, Tier II interventions, Career Fair
Intervention and Elligibility team member, communtiy resource support and connection, Suicide Prevention Lessons, chronic attendance concerns, Tier II and Tier III interventions, threat assessment lead.
Educational psychosocial evaluations, Elligibility team member, program support.