• Welcome to the New Hopewell School Counseling Department! 

     We offer a variety of helpful tools and resources to parents and children. Ms. Filtness offers various services, including small group counseling, short-term solution-focused individual counseling, and consultation with parents and teachers, and she teaches classrooms monthly.  Contact us or explore these counseling pages for helpful resource links. 

     

     

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     If you are interested in speaking or volunteering for our  Career and College activities please e-mail or call Ms. Filtness.

     

     

     

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    Did you know? Kids who read for just 20 minutes a day are more successful in school and life. Ordering from Scholastic Book Clubs is an easy way to find the best books that are just right for your child’s grade and interests.

     

    Use Scholastic Book Clubs to order books now.  Here’s how: Choose books online at: scholastic.com/bookclubs

    Connect to our class using our Class Code: MYFVP

     

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    We are excited to be partnered with the UTK H.A.B.I.T. Reading Paws program to help improve student literacy and self-esteem. This amazing program allows therapy dogs to visit classrooms where students are able to read to them. Permission forms are sent home before a dog will visit the classroom. Learn more about the program here: https://vetmed.tennessee.edu/outreach/Pages/habit_home.

     

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  • Laura Filtness

    N.H.S. School Counselor

    Wed and Thurs

    laura.filtness@knoxschools.org

    Ms. Filtness