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Randolph Elementary School

About Mrs. Sherman and Roles of the School Counselor

 
 
My name is Jennifer Sherman, and I am thrilled to be the new school counselor at Randolph Elementary! Go Thunderbirds! This is going to be a wonderful year filled with learning, growing, and lots of new adventures.  I cannot wait to get to know you, your family, and most importantly, your child!  
 
First, let me take a moment to tell you a few things about me.  I was born and raised in San Antonio, TX.  I attended the University of the Incarnate Word where I graduated in 2001 with a Bachelor's degree in Psychology.  In 2003, I earned an EC-4 teaching certificate from the University of Texas San Antonio. Then, In 2016, I obtained my Master of Education degree in School Counseling from Lamar University.  I worked as a teacher for 16 years at Ft. Sam Houston Elementary before I joined the Randolph Elementary family.  I have been married to my husband, Chris, for 14 years.  Together, we have two beautiful daughters, Ava (12) and Lauren (8).  We also have two adorable Basset Hounds named Trixie and Bailey.  
 
This will be my first year as a School Counselor, and I feel so fortunate to have the opportunity to pursue my passion, elementary school counseling.  I am so excited that I will be able to continue to serve military children and their families!  My hope is that this school year will be full of fun and successful experiences for all students. 
 
Please feel free to contact me with any questions that you may have about the school counseling program, or if there is anything I can do to assist you and your child!  
 
Sincerely, 
Mrs. Sherman
 
 

Roles of the School Counselor

 

Guidance Curriculum

The guidance curriculum is designed to systematically provide lessons to students that facilitate growth, development, and transferable skills in the areas of educational, career, personal, and social development. 

 

Responsive Services

The purpose of responsive services is to intervene on behalf of students whose immediate personal concerns or circumstances put their continued educational, career, personal, and social development at risk.

 

Individual Planning

The purpose of individual planning is to guide all students as they plan, monitor, and manage their individual educational, career, personal, and social development.

 

System Support

The purpose of system support is to identify and coordinate resources and activities on campus and in the community that indirectly benefit students.

 

 

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MFLC Counselors

Our Military Family Life Counselors (MFLC) will be available to all Randolph Elementary School students to provide remote consulting and telephone support.  These supports will be in place throughout the Covid-19 school closure.  
 
PreK-2nd MFLC Counselor:
Marianne Hall
210-439-0320
 
3rd-5th MFLC Counselor:
Mary Ann Tooze
210-439-0303
 

Covid 19 Resources

Please visit the Covid 19 SEL Resources tab to access resources on how to talk with your children about Covid 19.  Also, please feel free to reach out to me at sherman@rfisd.net if you have questions about how to support the social-emotional needs of your children during our school closure.