(A first grade class doing yoga with Mrs. Belanger.)
Who is Mrs. Belanger?
Mrs. Annette Belanger is one of BES's counselors. Mrs. Belanger is the school counselor for all Kindergarten, 1st and 4th grade students during the 2016-2017 school year and will continue to be their counselor through their remaining years at BES (looping with them since their grade level of registration).
Professional School Counselors hold a Master’s Degree and required state certification in School Counseling. Mrs. Belanger (pronounced bell-ANN-jer) has a Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of New Hampshire and a Master’s degree in School Counseling from Plymouth State University. Mrs. Belanger is also a member of the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) and the New Hampshire School Counselor Association (NHSCA). She is also a Bullying Prevention Specialist through ASCA. Mrs. Belanger has been at BES since 2004!Professional school counselors implement a comprehensive, developmental school counseling program, providing education, prevention and intervention services for all students. Guidance programs should include curriculum, responsive services, individual student planning, and system support.
ADDRESS: 26 BEST Street, Belmont, NH 03220
PHONE: (603) 267-6568 ext. 3109
FAX: (603) 267-6136
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It is the mission of the Belmont Elementary Guidance Program to support and lead our students through collaborative partnerships with families, administration, teachers, and the community. Through diverse initiatives we will foster the academic, career, and social/emotional development of all students. Our goal is to cultivate a safe and respectful educational environment where all students become lifelong learners, critical thinkers, and ethical community members.
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