Matt Sowers, Director (Class of 2026, 7th Grade)
Heidi Gillmore (Class of 2025, 8th Grade)
Tara Filmyer (Class of 2027, 6th Grade)

Karina Avila, Registrar

The counseling program at Mary Ellen Henderson Middle School provides direct and indirect services to students, in accordance with the regulations of the Virginia Board of Education and Falls Church City School Board policy. The program's goal is to provide developmental, preventative, student-centered support for academic, social, and emotional growth. Every student's success in these areas is our primary concern.

Students may visit the Counseling Office during school hours. It is staffed from 8:00 am to 3:00 pm. We can be reached by phone at 703-720-5706 during the office hours listed above. You can send us a fax anytime at 703-942-5232.

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