About The School Counselor
Ms.Newton is a native of Estill, SC and this is currently her second year at Allendale Elementary School. This is her seventh year overall as a school counselor. In addition to being a school counselor Ms.Newton also has certifications that include LPC, GCDF, trained in AFCBT and TFCBT, and K-12 Certified School Counselor. It is always her mission to put student's needs first. In Ms.Newton's spare time she enjoys spending time with family, teaching Zumba, cooking, and learning new things!
Bachelors of Science in Sociology- Francis Marion University "2011"
Masters of Education in Counseling and Development- Winthrop University "2014"
Allendale Elementary School Counseling Department mission is to provide a safe and engaging environment that fosters the growth of students in their personal, academic, and career needs. Allendale Elementary School Counseling Department also aims to support community members, staff, parents, and administrator(s) to focus on the whole student beyond their academic needs.
Allendale Elementary School Counseling Department vision is to develop students who can effectively use critical thinking and problem-solving skills to work collaboratively with others while having integrity, outstanding work ethic, and interpersonal skills throughout their life while encouraging them to be lifelong learners.