Mr. Joe Guerin 
                                  (940) 369-3555
    Mrs. Tina Taylor
    (940) 369-3585
    School Counselors provide classroom instruction to all students in basic skills identified as essential for academic and  personal  success.
    The purpose of the guidance curriculum is to help students develop basic life skills.
    • Orientation
    • Anti-victimization
    • Anti-bullying
    • Character Education
    • Healthy friendships
    • Drug, alcohol, tobacco awareness and  prevention
    • Goal setting: decision making
    • Career awareness
    Will assist students in monitoring and understanding personal development.
    Areas addressed:
    • Interpretation of test results
    • Career development activities
    • Transition from one school to next
    • Referral for appropriate educational services 
    • Development of positive self-image and responsible  behavior through limited individual counseling (6 sessions or less)
    Addresses the immediate concerns, crises, or academic and personal challenges of students.
         Examples of areas addressed:
    • Stress
    • Peer relationships
    • Family issues
    • Harassment issues
    • Grief
    • Traumatic events
    • Gang pressure/involvement
    • Substance abuse
    • Child abuse and neglect
    • Suicide
    • Academic success/Attendance
    • School attitudes and behaviors
    • Study skills
    • New student adjustment 
    Alexander Elementary
    800 Mack Drive
    Denton, Texas 76209
    940-369-3510 Mr. Joe Guerin paw 940-369-3572 for Mrs. Taylor paw