Welcome to the WMU School Counseling Department!

The mission of the WMUCSD Counseling Department is to support the academic, career, and social and emotional learning for ALL students. A comprehensive counseling program fosters whole-child development and promotes academic success, personal and social growth, and college and career readiness. This in partnership with parents/guardians, staff, and community members, fosters students to become successful, productive citizens and lifelong learners in a changing and diverse world.

Ms. Sierra Wyse preK-12 School Counselor208 S. Olive StreetWinfield, IA 52659sierra.wyse@wmucsd.org319-257-7701 x153

Philosophy and Beliefs

  • Every student can learn, and every student can succeed.

  • Every student should have access to and opportunity for a high-quality education.

  • Every student should graduate from high school prepared for postsecondary opportunities.

  • Every student should have access to a comprehensive school counseling program.

  • Effective school counseling is a collaborative process involving school counselors, students, families, teachers, administrators, other school staff and education stakeholders.

  • School counselor are leaders in the school, district, and state.

  • Comprehensive school counseling programs promote and enhance student academic, career, and social/emotional outcomes.

American School Counselor Association (2019



SOCIAL EMotional learning