Guidance Department

The Briscoe Guidance Department is available to all Briscoe students, staff, and families.

The Briscoe Middle School Guidance Department's Mission is to establish relationships to inspire each student to identify and pursue academic, personal/social, and career goals.

Guidance Services include:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Parent/Teachers Meetings
  • Course Scheduling
  • High School Application Assistance
  • Academic Counseling
  • Classroom Guidance
  • Test Result Interpretation
  • Transition Services
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Referrals to Outside Agencies
  • Career Counseling and Exploration

Guidance Staff

Grade 6
Mrs. Kara Sotirakopoulos
tel: 978-921-6103 x221

Grade 7

Mrs. Jo-Anne Fortunato
tel: 978-921-6103 x270

Grade 8
Mr. Michael Houlihan
tel: 978-921-6103 x271

Adjustment Counselor
Mrs. Raechel Blinderman
tel: 978-921-6103 x214

Gr 8 School Adjustment Counselor
Mrs. Heather Matulewicz
tel: 978-921-6103 x150

Student Assistance Counselor
Ms. Jessie Palm

Websites for Families

Grief & Loss


Websites for Teens