MIDDLE SCHOOL SOUTH
"Be kind to the unkind people - they need it the most."
To implement a comprehensive, developmental school counseling program which fosters student success through focusing on academic achievement, social/emotional development, and career exploration in a positive atmosphere.
School counselors are here to help support students and advocate for the equity, access, and success of every student. School counselors collaborate with classroom teachers, administrators, support staff, parents, and community partners to maximize the development of educational, career, emotional, and social skills that students need to thrive as responsible citizens in a diverse and changing world.
Ms. Kaminski, 732.836.1327 x6543, 7th Grade
Ms. Martin, 732 836-1327 x6540, 8th Grade
Ms. Nolan, 732.836.1327 x6914, 6th Grade
Character Education Programs
Positive Paws Program
"Positive Paws Program identifies students that display the six pillars of character education: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility, Fairness, Caring and Citizenship.
If at any time teachers, staff or administrators see a student demonstrating any of the six pillars of character, the student will get their name displayed on our school walls.
Kids with Character Program
The “Kids with Character” program recognizes MSS students who are volunteering for non-‐profit agencies/volunteer services, and who complete ten (10) or more hours of volunteer service within a twelve (12) month period.
- Gianna Dowling 18 volunteer hours
Students of the Month
Congratulations to our Students of the Month. They have demonstrated "Husky Pride" by exemplifying the 6 Pillars of Character Education: Trustworthiness, Respect, Responsibility. Fairness, Caring and Citizenship.
Students of the Month for February
- Team 8.1 Mark Osorio
- Team 8.2 Michael Prodeline
- Team 8.3 Tierney Wiggins
- Team 8.9 Ryan Furlong
- Team 7.1 Taylor Carlson
- Team 7.1 Joseph Hermann
- Team 7.2 Emily Rosati
- Team 7.3 Olivia Garcia
- Team 7.8 Anthony Nespoli
- Team 7.9 Damion Carroll
- Team 6.1 Nicholas Mustacchio
- Team 6.2 Oliver Jennsen
- Team 6.3 Madelyn Roberto
- Team 6.4 Keelen Gray
- Team 6.9 Aaron Delena
Quarterly Topics of Interest
Students in crisis can call or text 888-222-2228 at ANY TIME.
- 2NDFLOOR Youth Hotline
- Drug and Violence Prevention
- Internet Safety
- Freehold Regional High School District
- Monmouth County Vocational School District
Resources for Grief and Loss
- What Parents Can do.
- Signs of Grief children and Teens.
- How to talk to Children and Teens Grieving.
- Local Grief support centers