Maribeth EwingSchool Counselor
Phone: (757) 229-8051 (ext. 21115)
Grade: 6-8
Last Names: A-K
Fallon DodsonSchool Counselor
Phone: (757) 229-8051 (ext. 21150)
Grade: 6-8
Last Names: L-Z
Janet RutherfordAdministrative Assistant/Registrar
Phone: (757) 229-8051 (ext. 21104)

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Mission & Theme

Berkeley Middle School Counselors offer a comprehensive guidance and counseling program. The purpose of our program is to help each unique individual achieve self-direction, self-insight, and maximum development of his/her abilities. The program is designed to facilitate the student’s personal, social, physical, and emotional development.

In addition, the counselors provide the following:

  • Classroom Guidance Lessons
  • Individual Counseling
  • Small Group Counseling
  • Transition Support for rising sixth graders
  • Transition Support and Registration Assistance for rising ninth graders
  • Assistance Elective Course Registration
  • Appropriate information to community agencies, parents, and teachers upon request
  • Provides Community Counseling Resources

Guidance Theme:

Respect: For yourselves as well as others
Responsibility: For your actions, words, and choices
Reason: For utilizing good decision-making skills

If you have questions/concerns regarding your child’s progress, please contact individual teachers/team directly for a discussion or to set up a conference. Please call the school’s main number (259-8051) and asked to be transferred to the teachers voice mail or you may email teacher(s) directly by visiting our school faculty listing.

Program Services

  • Project Phoenix: A program sponsored by the college of William & Mary, that provides after-school tutoring and weekend field trips.
  • New Horizons Family Counseling Center: A counseling center staffed by William & Mary graduate students. Counselors address family concerns and problem-solving skills to build family strengths.
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters: It is a mentoring program designed to improve academic performance, social and emotional growth, and self-esteem in children.

If interested in any of the above programs, please contact the Counseling Office.