Guidance

Who is my School Counselor?

Mr. Dimitrus Meredith, School Counselor
Hawthorne Avenue School
428 Hawthorne Avenue School
Newark, New Jersey 07112
Office (973) 705-3967

Counselors help students reach their full potential!

  • Sort out problems
  • Explore Options Reach Decisions
  • Meet with students, teachers and parents.
  • Coordinate School Programs and events
  • Make ReferralsĀ to community resources.
  • Facilitate Small Groups
  • Classroom Groups

Counselors can help in tough times:

  • Bereavement
  • Depression
  • Alcohol or other Drug Abuse
  • Sexuality

Counselors can help you be your best:

  • Become more Confident
  • Resist Peer Pressure
  • Deal with Stress
  • Make the most out of School
  • Long-Range Planning for entering Public and Private High Schools
  • Problems with classes
  • PSAT preparation
  • Apply to Scholarships:
    • Wight Foundation-Boarding School
    • Rutgers Future scholars
  • Overcome Shyness
  • Study Skill