• Welcome back to the 2016-2017 school year!                                               
     
    Megan Standring
    School Counselor
    mstandring@medford.k12.nj.us
    609-953-7014  ext. 3218 
     
     Personal Facts:
     
    Familiar face... I became a permanent member at Kirby's this year, after being here for 2 years as a long term substitute counselor
     
    Schooling/Degrees... West Chester University - Bachelor's Degree in Education
                                        Rowan University - Master's Degree in Student Personnel Services
     
    Teaching/Counseling... Third Grade Teacher for 9 years
                                           Middle School Counselor for 2 years
                                           Kirby's Mill Counselor for 2 years 
                                                                                                                                                                                                    
    Home Life... I am married for 22 years and have 3 children and a dog                                                                                  
     
    Counselor's Role:
    • Providing guidance and support to students, staff and families
    • Providing classroom lessons on character education
    • Facilitating small groups
    • Meeting individually with students
    • Promoting academic, personal and social development of all students
    • Facilitating the I&RS Committee (Intervention and Referral Services)
    • Coordinating the Peer Mediators and Bus Safeties
    • Coordinating the 504 Program
    • Serving as the Kirby's Mill School Anti-Bullying Specialist

     I am passionate about education and look forward to getting to know you and your children!