At I.S. 230, students are assigned a guidance counselor to assist them through their middle school experience.
I.S.230 has three Guidance Counselors.
Ms. Alshaar (AAlshaar@schools.nyc.gov) - Grade 6
Mr. Gellard (SGellard@schools.nyc.gov) - Grade 7
Ms. Nicosia (LNicosi@schools.nyc.gov) - Grade 8
Each Guidance Counselor supports one grade. The guidance counselor will follow the students as they move up each grade. The Guidance Counselors help guide students through the High School application process.
Ms. Maietta is the Substance Abuse Prevention Intervention Specialist (SAPIS). She conducts lessons in the classroom, as well as individual and group counseling on topics related to self-esteem, social skills, decision making, substance abuse, communication skills and assertiveness.