Counselors 2017-08-16T11:00:23+00:00
Kari Tjersland
Ryan Wagoner
Alki Middle School

School counselors improve student success by focusing on their academic, social/emotional, and career-related needs.

Counselors are vital members of the education team. They help students thrive in school and work toward their school and life goals.

College readiness

Explore college and careers

Middle school is the foundation for high school and beyond. Check out these college-planning resources.

Academic achievement

Get help with school

Counselors help students be successful in school. They also can assist with scheduling and graduation requirements.

Social/emotional skills

Learn how to deal with challenges

Students can seek help with a variety of personal issues.

Counselor’s updates

New School year!

Welcome to the new school year at Alki Middle School!

How to help your middle schooler overcome writers block

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To see a counselor, contact him or her or fill out an appointment-request form available outside the counselors' office.

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