Welcome to the Sleepy Hollow Middle School Guidance Department!
Through a comprehensive developmental school counseling program, the counselors work collaboratively with school staff, parents and the community to provide a caring, supportive school environment in which our students can achieve academic and personal success.
Counselors – Grades 6-8
Ms. Miriam Ocasio – (914) 332-6279, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ms. Jade Carnesale – (914) 332-6277, email@example.com
Each counselor pushes into various classrooms throughout the school year. Topics addressed include: being proactive, solving conflicts, gossip and rumors, bully prevention and other issues affecting adolescents' development.
In addition, the counselors assist students with the following interventions and responsive services:
Academic skills support
Organizational, study and test-taking skills
Peer relationships and effective social skills
Communication, problem-solving, decision-making and conflict resolution
Individual and small group counseling
Individual/family/school crisis intervention
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