Degrees and Certifications:
My name is Michelle Klena, your new 6th grade counselor. I am very excited about being a part of this amazing Schimelpfenig community.
I have been and educator for Twenty-four years. I have taught 2nd and 3rd grade and have been an Elementary counselor for fourteen years. This is my first year as a secondary counselor and I am looking forward in getting to know your children. It is my goal this year to encourage and support our students in setting personal and academic goals so that they can be successful in school.
My education includes a Bachelor’s Degree from Kansas State University with a special endorsement in Learning Disabilities. A Masters of Education from Texas Women’s University in Counseling.
I am married and have three beautiful daughters, two of which have already graduated from college and are working! J My youngest daughter is a senior at the University of Oklahoma. ( Boomer Sooner)
Along with my passion for counseling, I enjoy jogging, reading and spending time with my wonderful family.