Mrs. Bridget Smith serves as the 6th grade guidance counselor.  She is a veteran educator with 12 years of classroom experience. She has been a counselor at SMS since 2002.  She received her BA degree from University of Delaware in Sociology / Education in 1990.  She received her Master’s in School Counseling in 2001 from Wilmington University.


    Mr. Brent Vickers serves as the 8th grade guidance counselor.  He is a veteran educator with 16 years of classroom experience.  He has been a counselor at SMS since 2012.  He received his BA degree from the University of Delaware 1999, and received his Master's in school counseling 2005 from Wilmington University. He received a 2nd Masters in 2010, School Leadership from Wilmington University.


    Mrs. Lauren Kaplan serves as the 7th grade guidance counselor.  She was a children and family counselor for 15 years.  She has been a guidance counselor for 6 years. She received her BA degree in Psychology in 1992 from Vanderbilt University.  She received a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Northwestern University and a Masters in School Counseling from Wilmington University.