• Welcome to the Karns Elementary

    School Counseling Department!  


    We are excited you are here!


    What is a school counselor?

    School counselors are certified/licensed educators with a minimum of a master’s degree in school counseling, making them uniquely qualified to address all students’ academic, career and social/emotional development needs by designing, implementing, evaluating and enhancing a comprehensive school counseling program that promotes and enhances student success.

    What Does a School Counselor Do?

    KCS Mindfulness Presentation

     Our top priority this year is to ensure every student feels safe whether they are an in-person learner or virtual learner. 
    We plan to assess each students needs through a short assessment and follow up throughout the semester. To check in the Mrs. Greer, please use this link 
    To check in with Mrs. Hughes, please use this link


    Mrs. Greer
    Katelyn Clayton Greer, M.S.C.
    Professional School Counselor
    Karns Elementary M - F
     Mrs. Hughes
    Heather Rouse Hughes, M.Ed.
    Professional School Counselor
    Karns Elementary- Wednesday/Thursday
    8108 Beaver Ridge Rd.
    Knoxville, TN 37931
    Main Office (865) 539-7772 
    Ext: 26617