Ms. Delaney

Proud to be a

School Counselor

marie.delaney@cms.k12.nc.us - 980-343-5435

The Registration process for 22-23 will take place in April - Information will be sent directly to parents

Schedule change request form for Semester 2 21-22

Runs from 1/10/22 - 1/18/22

Click Link Here

Q&A

Student Services Q & A - 12/2/21 at 9:30am


This is an opportunity to have any questions you may have answered! Here is the flyer with ALL the information.

Lottery Information

  • The future enrollment and lottery application periods are occurring simultaneously - both opening on December 6, 2021.

  • There is only ONE lottery application period this year!

  • All lottery applications are due Friday, January 21, 2022 at 10:00 pm.

  • Click here for more info CMS School Choice.

Welcome to the 2021-2022 School Year!

I am so happy that you are here at Piedmont! I am the 6th grade School Counselor. As the weeks go by I will be taking time to connect with each of you. You can email me anytime and and we can schedule an appointment.

Help Sheet

Here is the link for a HELP SHEET

Please remember, I will keep everything confidential except if you are being harmed, want to harm yourself or someone else. In that situation, I would need to talk with someone else to get more help.



Sixth Grade Welcome Letter 2021-2022

Parents, you can use this link to get information on the summer reading and math projects, service as action hours, and school supply list.

Zoom info in Espanol

https://youtu.be/TA8m-mzcbNs

Schedule Change requests Semester 1 2021-2022

Here is the schedule change request form. The last day to request is September 1st.

Middle School Planning Guide

2021-2022 CMS Middle School Planning Guide English

2022-2023 CMS Middle School Planning Guide English


Contacts:


Classroom concerns, grades, progress reports, etc…

Contact your child’s teacher directly http://schools.cms.k12.nc.us/piedmontMS/Pages/FacultyAndStaff.aspx


Changes in your child’s behavior

Marie Delaney: 6th Grade Counselor marie.delaney@cms.k12.nc.us

Glennise Clyburn-Johnson: 7th Grade Counselor glennise.clyburn@cms@cms.k12.nc.us

Lisa Case: 8th Grade Counselor lisa1.case@cms.k12.nc.us - On Leave until August 2019

Schedule Team Parent-Teacher Conferences & Power School Parent Log In Help

Susan Stone: Student Services Office Manager susan.stone@cms.k12.nc.us

6th grade meets on Tuesdays (504) and Wednesdays (Sea Dawgs, Beastly Bucks & Jolly Rogers) during planning.

Due to COVID-19 pandemic all parent conferences will be held via Zoom


EC/IEP Contact

TBD: EC Teacher

Tiffany Howard: School Psychologist tiffanyr.howard@cms.k12.nc.us


Health Contact

Gina Cherry: School Nurse gina.cherry@mcklenburgcountync.gov


Bus/Transportation Contact

John Kirkland: 6th Grade Assistant Principal johnu.kirkland@cms.k12,nc.us


Attendance/Volunteer Concerns/Visiting The Classroom

Cynthia Little: Main Office Secretary cynthiar.little@cms.k12.nc.us

Leslie Perez-Gomez: Main Office Secretary leslie1.perezgomez@cms.k12.nc.us

Please contact the main office for visiting the classroom procedures - 980-343-5435

Due to COVID pandemic classroom visits cannot be conducted at this time.

Please note that if you are visiting your child for lunch, you will need parental permission to invite friends to eat with you.


Bullying/Harassment - Bullying and harassment must be reported to administration in the main office

Robert Egnot: 6th Grade Deans of Students robert.egnot@cms.k12.nc.us

John Kirkland: 7th Grade Assistant Principal johnu.kirkland@cms.k12.nc.us

Brady Monismith: 8th Grade Assistant Principal bradyn.monismith@cms.k12.nc.us


Mission Statement

The Piedmont Middle School Professional School Counseling Department will work together with all stakeholders to meet the needs of all students. We will ensure that Piedmont Middle School is a safe and nurturing environment where grow and experience success in the academic, career, and personal/social/emotional domains.

Listed are some of the techniques that may be utilized to provide our students with the maximum support to foster academic, career, and personal/social development: Classroom Guidance Lessons, Individual Student Planning, Community Resources, Responsive Services, Parental Support, PLC Collaborative Support, Small Group Services, System Support.


The Counselors

  • Ms. Delaney is the counselor for all 6th grade students only.

  • Ms. Clyburn-Johnson is the counselor for all 7th grade students - Seventh grade concerns should be directed to her.

  • Ms. Case is the counselor for all 8th grade students - Eighth grade concerns should be directed to her.

  • We are happy to discuss your concerns regarding your child. Please email your grade level counselor with concerns. Due to the nature of our position, we are serving children and are often not in the office. If you would like to meet with your child’s counselor, please email her to set up an appointment to ensure that time is set aside in order to fully attend to your needs. If you have an emergency please contact the main office.

At Piedmont, we meet as teams as needed, should you child have an academic concern. When a meeting is scheduled, you will meet with your child's core teachers (LA, Math, Sci & SS). If you have a subject specific concern and you would like to meet with an individual teacher, please contact the teacher directly.

Please contact Ms. Stone to schedule to schedule team conferences (susan.stone@cms.k12.nc.us). Thank you for scheduling an appointment!

In addition, we often correspond by email as teams. Do not be surprised if you see all of your child's teachers, counselor and administrator on email correspondence.

  • We look forward to getting to know all Piedmont students and helping them have successful and rewarding middle school years.

  • All parents have signed a magnet compact and Piedmont’s IB contract. Please remember that IBMYP is an accelerated program. Parents and students are expected to monitor grades via Power School. Progress reports are sent home for students receiving grades of D or F. Students must pass Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies (Individuals and Societies), Health & PE, and an Elective (Encore) in order to be promoted to the next grade and remain at Piedmont. Students must pass World Language, complete the required Service as Learning (Community Service hours/Community Service Project), and demonstrate continuing acquisition of technology skills in order to remain in the IB program. Failure to meet the IB Magnet requirements will result in removal from the program and return to the home school. Transportation is in accordance with magnet procedures.

  • All students need to meet CMS standards in order to be promoted (IKE-R).

  • The high school registration process begins in early spring. Students will receive specific information second semester from Ms. Case.