Welcome to the Powell Elementary School Counseling Department! Our full-time school counselor is Ms. Laura Filtness. You can reach Ms. Filtness by her contact information to the right. She offers a variety of helpful tools and resources to parents and children. Feel free to contact her or explore these counseling pages for useful resource links.
Our goals this year:
Attendance- To reduce #of identified students with 10 or more unexcused absences by 15% by April 2019.
Academic- To increase the ELA TN Ready scores for 3rd-5th grade ESL students by 3.7%.
Parents we always love getting your feedback! Please complete this online needs assessment so that we can help plan for a great year.
Career Day- if you are interest in speaking e-mail Ms. Filtness or sign up here: http:// signup.com/go/eVNABAc
Classroom Guidance- Here's a peek of what we are doing in our class lessons and how you can support those lessons at home!
K- We are learning about how unique and special friends can be.
1st- We are learning about different types of families.
2nd- We are learning about self control and how our actions make others glad or sad.
3rd- We’re finding our strengths & boosting our self esteem.
4th- We are learning about including other and creating positive relationships.
5th- We are learning about how a growth mindset can help us accomplish our goals.
K- We are learning about self control and self regulation.
1st-We are learning how to use technology safely and effectively.
2nd- We are talking about test- taking and study skills.
3rd-We are discovering how we learn best.
4th- We are setting goals for this school year and beyond.
5th- We are learning all about perseverance and reading.
P.E.S. School Counselor
1711 Spring Street
Powell, TN 37849
Main Phone: 865-938-2048