Guidance

The West Perry Middle School counseling center has two school counselors to assist students. The counselors attempt to work with a specific group of students through 6th and 7th grades. 8th grade is generally divided between the two counselors.  

Mr. Michael Eddy, M. Ed.

This is Mr. Eddy's 12th year working as a school counselor for West Perry Middle School. For the 2017-18 school year, he will be working with all 7th grade students and 8th grade students with the last names starting with M-Z. Please feel free to contact Mr. Eddy with any concerns or questions. He can be reached via phone at 717-789-3012 x6304 or email to meddy@westperry.org

Michael Eddy earned his M. Ed. in school counseling from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He also earned his BS in Natural Science and Mathematics at IUP along with studying music. Prior to that he served 6 years in the United States Navy as a Nuclear Mechanical Operator aboard a fast attack submarine.

His interests include adolescent brain development, physics, and music.
 

Mrs. April Amos, M.Ed., NCC

April Amos will be working with all 6th grade students and 8th grade students with the last name starting with A-L for the 2017-18 school year.  This will be her 14th year at West Perry Middle School.  She looks forward to building positive relationships with students and their families.  Please feel free to contact her any time with a concern or compliment. She can be reached via phone at 717-789-3012 x 6305 or email to aamos@westperry.org.                                             

April is a National Certified Counselor. She first earned an Associate of Arts Business Admin - Human Resource Mgmt. from Central Penn (Business School) College. Then she continued her education, earning her B.A. in Psychology from Goucher College and her M.Ed. in School Counseling from Loyola College. She is currently a Doctoral Candidate in Educational Leadership at Immaculata University.

Counseling Resources

For your convenience, we have compiled a list of counseling resources available in the local area.