Brier Terrace Counseling Department
We are here to serve you and your child.
We often act as a liaison between home and school and
strive to promote your child's academic, social, and emotional well-being.
Our department includes:
Ms. Valaree VanderMolen - 7th Grade Counselor
Mr. Hanaphi Sos - 8th Grade Counselor
Mrs. Gail Jeffery - Counseling Secretary/Registrar
Ms. Valaree Vandermolen (425) 431-4103
Mr. Hanaphi Sos (425) 431-4104
Ms. Ellen Winningham (Psychologist) (425) 431- 1074
Mrs. Gail Jeffery Registrar/Counseling Office Secretary (425) 431-783
Helping Students and Families
The counseling department at BTMS has a variety of functions. Ultimately, we are here to help all students be successful students and people in the community. Middle school can be a novel experience and a time of transition for students. The counselors would like to help ease students into this transition and be able to deal with the many changes they experience at this age. Many students and parents also ask what the counselors do and how they can help their children. This includes but is not limited to:
Open Letter to Incoming 8th Graders (2017-18) - click HERE