Welcome to Ms. Mykela’s Counseling Corner

A Resource & Communication Hub for Cherry Crest’s School Counseling Program

Cherry Crest Chargers & their families:

I’m so glad you’re here!  Take a look around!  Something else you need or were hoping to find?  Contact Ms. Mykela!

Why Elementary School Counselors?

As an elementary School Counselor I work in the following ways:

  • Support and co-teach SEL classroom lessons, as needed
  • Run small groups for students around a variety of topics dependent on student need
  • Provide one-on-one counseling support for individual students on a short-term basis
  • Facilitate student transition from grade to grade and school to school
  • Welcome new students and families to the Cherry Crest Comm(UNITY)
  • Support students to develop skills and set goals for future success
  • Facilitate outside referrals for additional support, as needed
  • Mediate peer conflict and talk through positive problem solving steps
  • Serve as Cherry Crest’s Student Well-Being Lead
  • Am the 504 Case Manager for all Cherry Crest 504 Plans
  • Utilize data to inform my interventions and the Cherry Crest School Counseling Program
  • Am a member of various building-level and district-level teams to support student success
  • Participate in professional organizations and professional development at the school, district, and state levels
  • Collaborate with colleagues to better my practice and program for our students

Cherry Crest Elementary

Check out the Cherry Crest Elementary website (linked above) for tons more school-specific information!

Bellevue School District

The Bellevue School District website (linked above) has a lot of great information about district policies, procedures, beliefs, and supports. This is a great place to find the most updated and current district information!

M, Tu, Th, & F

Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, & Fridays

8:00am: Class Begins
2:30pm: School Dismissal



8:00am: Class Begins
12:15pm: School Dismissal

The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the Indigenous Land of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Duwamish and Snoqualmie Tribes. We thank these caretakers of this land, who have lived and continue to live here, since time immemorial.