MHS Counseling Office
Our office is open on regular school days, 7:30am-3:00pm. New students may register Monday-Friday in the Counseling Office, between the hours of 8:00am-2:00pm. Please call for an appointment: 618-566-8523, ext. 2.
School Counselors provide many resources for students. These tools include individual academic planning; student guidance counseling; consultation for educators; and career, social, and emotional development. School counselor caseloads are divided by alphabet by last name and special population.
Students can access their counselor by stopping by the Counseling Office to make an appointment. The student's counselor will send a pass for the student as soon as possible.
School Social Workers are trained mental health professionals with a degree in social work who provide services related to a person's social, emotional, and life adjustment to school and/or society. School Social Workers are the link between the home, school, and community in providing direct, as well as indirect, services to students, families, and school personnel to promote and support students' academic and social success.
School Social Workers directly provide individual and group counseling, classroom lessons, conflict resolution, and crisis intervention to students. All students can access social work services by completing a form located in the counseling office.
Counseling administrative assistant & Registrar
The Counseling Administrative Assistant, Beth Mueller, is responsible for the overall general operations for the Counseling Office including registration. The Registrar, Anita Kearney, is responsible for all school records—including entry and withdrawal—and transcripts.