• Welcome to Swatara Middle School!

    We are your SMS counselors for the 2019-2020 school year.  Included below is information about basic services we provide and our contact information.  Please reach out to us throughout the school year! 

    Counselors:

    All students last names A-L - Mrs. Meggan Bright

    mbright@cdschools.org

    All students last names M-Z - Mrs. Kelsey Hile

    khile@cdschools.org

    Guidance Secretary - Mrs. Nicole Smith 

    nsmith@cdschools.org

    You may contact us at 939-9363 ext. 76331

     

    Procedures for New Students Entering SMS:

     Once all registration information is received from the District Administration Building, the assigned counselor will call family with a start date.

     The counseling staff provides a variety of services. These services are:

    • Individual counseling
    • Group counseling
    • Classroom Presentations
    • Parent /Teacher collaboration and consultation
    • Referrals to Outside Agencies
    • Gifted Screening
    • Dauphin County Technical School Application Process
    • Student Assistant Program
    • Course Selection and Entry
    • 6th Grade Transition

     We assist students with the following concerns:

    • Academic Difficulties
    • Grief and Loss
    • Decision Making Skills
    • Special Education Services                                 
    • Study Skills/Career Exploration
    • Peer Relationships/Conflict Resolution
    •  Homework Hotline
    • Drug and Alcohol Issues

    If your child has been absent from school for THREE days or more due to illness, you may refer to the homework hotline, contact your child's teachers directly, or contact the counseling office to make a request for assignments to be collected.