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Counseling Office

Welcome to the
Edendale Middle School
Counseling Office

Mission Statement:  

The Edendale Counseling Department is committed to supporting the advancement of knowledge, skills, and attributes for all students so that they may achieve their true personal potential.  


We understand there are many challenges during Middle School. You are NOT alone- we’re here for you! 

Services provided:  

  • Brief individual counseling  
  • Small group counseling 
  • Conflict resolution 
  • Community circles 
  • Crisis counseling 
  • Progress checks 
  • Parent conferences 
  • Referral to community resources 


Students can visit their counselor: 

  • During Nutrition Break by appointment 
  • During Lunch 
  • During class with permission and hall pass 
  • After school until 3:30 or later by appointment  

*If a counselor is unavailable when you come, please sign the Counseling clipboard in the office and a counselor will contact you as soon as possible. 


Schedule changes will only be considered if:

  • There is a safety concern 
  • There is a written parent request with administrator approval 
  • There is a teacher recommendation with administrator approval 
Ms. McMahon (A - Ln)                    Ms.  Taylor (Lo - Z)
(510) 317-5109                            (510) 317-5108
Email Ms. McMahon                       Email Ms. Taylor  
 Parents are strongly encouraged to contact the counseling office directly to make an appointment.
Parents and Guardians are now able to keep track of student(s) academic standings such as grades, classroom performance, discipline, and attendance via the