Hello! My name is Jessalyn Woods and I serve as the school counselor at Bowie Elementary School. I am a proud product of Abilene ISD; I attended Taylor Elementary, Franklin Middle School, and graduated from Abilene High School. I received my Bachelor of Science degree from Abilene Christian University, and my Master of Education degree from Angelo State University. I have taught Kindergarten and 4th Grade; I love teaching and working with children and their families. I look forward to a great year as a Bowie Bobcat!
My responsibilities as the school counselor include, but are not limited to: – Providing a comprehensive developmental guidance program for all students – Connecting students and their families with community resources – Short term individual counseling for students needing social, emotional, or academic support – Group counseling on specific topics such as building self-esteem, making and keeping friends, conflict resolution, coping skills, and social skills – Classroom guidance lessons – 504 coordination – STAAR Test coordination
I look forward to serving the students and families of Bowie Elementary; please contact me if I can ever be of assistance!