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    Welcome to the Karns High School Counseling Office
     
    Professional school counselors are certified/licensed professionals with a master's degree or higher in school counseling and are uniquely qualified to address the developmental needs of all students. Professional school counselors deliver a comprehensive school counseling program encouraging all students' academic, career and personal/social development and help all students in maximizing student achievement.
     
    How and why do parents contact the School Counselor? 
    • Concerns over student achievement
    • Family health problems
    • New school orientation and registration
    • Test Interpretation
    • Discussing special needs of their child
    • Early discussion of potential crises
    • Family difficulties or concerns
    Counselors are available by appointment to conference with parents. Counselors are also available by phone or email. Contact your student's counselor to schedule a parent/teacher conference if needed.
     
    How does a student see a School Counselor? 
    • Stop by and make an appointment
    • Request of a counselor
    • Parent referral
    • Administrative referral
    • Teacher or other staff referral
    • Referral by friend(s) 
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    KHS Counseling Department
     
    Casey Anderson - Freshman Counselor - casey.anderson@knoxschools.org
    Sam Jacks - Last names A-F (10th-12th grade) - samuel.jacks@knoxschools.org
    Tiffany Buchanan - Last names G-M (10th-12th grade) - tiffany.buchanan@knoxschools.org
    Kelly Hicks - Last names N-Z (10th-12th grade) - kelly.hicks@knoxschools.org
    Kim McKee - Registrar - kim.mckee@knoxschools.org
    Alison Morris - Secretary - alison.morris@knoxschools.org
    Lyndsey Donnell - Testing/RTI - lyndsey.donnell@knoxschools.org