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School Counseling

  • Department Chair

    Lauren Kaplan (


    Faculty Contact Information

    School Counselors will advise their assigned students for three years.  This year's assignments are below.

    Lauren Kaplan                     6th grade counselor 2019-2020               

    Brent Vickers                      7th grade counselor 2019-2020               

    Bridget Smith                     8th grade counselor 2019-2020               


    Department Curriculum

    The counseling department at Springer helps student with academic and social concerns. We also help prepare students for high school and begin to the college/career readiness process. Our main job is to support the students in any way we can.


    Topics Covered

    Bullying, conflict resolution, study skills, stress management, social skills/friendships, high school recommendations, scheduling/course selection.



    Lisa Groark is the Behavior Health Consultant. She is a licensed therapist who is available for short term counseling and referral.