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Counselor's Corner


Guidance and Counseling Department’s Mission is to implement a comprehensive school counseling program to promote student success through academic achievement, promote prevention and intervention activities to provide a safe and nurturing environment, provide social/emotional and career development, and increase student’s admittance and success in institutions of higher learning.


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Hello, Parents. My name is Carmen C. Martinez. I am the School Counselor at Zaffirini Elementary. I bring fifteen years of experience as an educator and I am excited to serve as your new School Counselor at Zaffirini Elementary School.

My role as the School Counselor is to work with students through classroom guidance lessons, small group, and individual counseling. I also collaborate with school staff and parents in order to best meet the needs of all students. My goal as your School Counselor is to help students with issues that may be affecting their academic, career, and personal/social interactions.

If you have any concerns regarding your child, please do not hesitate to contact me. I look forward to working with you and getting to know you and your child.

Looking forward to an excellent 2020-2021 school year! Go Lynx!!