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WELCOME BACK, SEADOGS!


We are eager to welcome our Seadog families for the 2020-2021 school year, and look forward to working with you to support a successful year of learning and growth!


If you have questions or wish to discuss your student, please contact the counselor for your child's grade level using the email addresses below.

Grades K, 2, 4 – Sarah Fullerton FullerSE@pwcs.edu
Grades 1, 3, 5 – Kimberly Kiser KiserKC@pwcs.edu

You can also find links to private providers and community resources via the Prince William County Community Services webpage.




INFORMED CONSENT/LIMITS OF CONFIDENTIALITY

PWCS school-based mental health professionals recognize that students and parents or guardians have a right to know the limits of confidentiality. Please refer to PWCS Regulation 651-2 regarding information on confidentiality of student-disclosed information.

A school-based mental health professional will discuss with you how the email or Zoom platform you are using for counseling and consultation works, as well as some best practices for using the platform.

 


RESOURCES TO SUPPORT EMOTIONAL WELL-BEING


PWCS cares deeply about students’ emotional well-being during this pandemic. If a student is in need of emotional support during this time, please feel free to send an e-mail to the Gravely school counselors, Sarah Fullerton (Grades K, 2, 4) at FullerSE@pwcs.edu or Kimberly Kiser (Grades 1, 3, 5) KiserKC@pwcs.edu. Alternatively, you can contact 
studentsupportservices@pwcs.edu. A school mental health or health professional will answer and offer virtual support to students to the best of their ability. This e-mail is not to be used for emergency situations as it will not be monitored 24 hours a day. If a student is ever in an emergency situation he/she is encouraged to call 911 or utilize one of the resources listed below.

EMERGENCY RESOURCES:

ACTS Helpline 703.368.4141
1.800.SUICIDE (24-hour hotline) 1.800.784.2433
Crisis Text Hotline (24-hour hotline) 741741
PWC Child Protective Services Hotline 703.792.4200
PWC Community Services Board 703.792.7800