Welcome to the BMS Guidance Department
Mrs. Shelly Benson Mrs. Jeanne Johnson
6th, 7th, 8th (A-K) 6th, 7th, 8th (L-Z)
848-5001 ext. 13910 848-5001 ext. 13911
Guidance Counselor’s role
Promoting positive self-esteem and attitudes throughout the student body
Aiding teachers and parents in helping students achieve their highest potential
Assisting students with concerns and issues that are related to the natural process of “growing up!”
Coordinating the efforts of other school specialists such as teachers, school psychologists, etc.
Providing a safe environment for students where they can express their concerns
Classroom instruction on self-esteem, goal setting, anger mgt, stress, bullying etc…..