Guidance Counselor for all students in grades 6 - 8 whose last name begins with A - L.
Guidance Counselor for all students in grades 6 - 8 whose last name begins with M - Z.
Pam Sheridan, Secretary
Theresa Sweeney, School Psychologist
Thomas Kieselback School Resource Officer
here to view the School Resource Officer Page
Please feel free to contact the SMS guidance office at any time by phone at 860-668-3823 or via email.
8th Grade to 9th Grade
Recommendation Timeline - PDF
Please see the attached letter regarding the Mathematics Course Progression and Placement Criteria.
Course Progression and Placement Leter - PDF
The basis of the Suffield Middle School guidance program is modeled after the developmental guidance philosophy and the five functions of a school counselor. SMS school counselors provide these services during an academic school year. They are as follows: Personal Counseling, Educational and Career Counseling, Appraisal, Referral, and Consultation. Developmental guidance is an approach that facilitates effective change and fosters the total development of each individual student. It is the philosophy of Suffield Middle School to provide the services of personal counseling, educational and career counseling, appraisal, referral and consultation for all students. Helping students to develop their ability to make personal, social, career and educational decisions that foster effective positive change is vital for their success, growth and maturity.
Student Success Form Trifold - PDF
Developmental Guidance - PDF