COUNSELING

COUNSELING

St. James Academy Counseling Department consists of three full-time counselors and a registrar. The Guidance Department provides academic, social/emotional, and college and career support. Our goal is to provide an atmosphere of service and partnership that is welcoming to students and parents.

St. James Academy School Counselor Mrs. Jenny Hicks
Jenny Hicks
Guidance Counselor | Caseload A-He

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St. James Academy School Counselor Mrs. Jenny Hicks

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Jenny Hicks
Guidance Counselor | Caseload A-He | St. John Paul II

“Cast all your anxieties on him, for he cares about you.” - Peter 5:7

Education

MidAmerica Nazarene University: Human Relations

MidAmerica Nazarene University: Maters of Arts, School Counseling

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913-254-4277

St. James Academy counselor Mrs. Kellie Maguire
Kellie Maguire
Guidance Counselor | Caseload Hi-N

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St. James Academy counselor Mrs. Kellie Maguire

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Kellie Maguire
Guidance Counselor | Caseload Hi-N | St. Catherine

Jeremiah 29:11 “For I know the plans I have for you, says the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.”

Education

University of Kansas: Psychology and Human Development Family Life

Gallaudet University: Masters Mental Health Counseling

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913-254-4238

SJA counselor Mrs. Natalie Muehlberger
Natalie Muehlberger
Guidance Counselor | Caseload O-Z

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SJA counselor Mrs. Natalie Muehlberger

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Natalie Muehlberger
Guidance Counselor | Caseload O-Z | Padre Pio

Natalie is a 1996 graduate of Bishop Ward High School. She started her teacher career at her Alma Mater; where she was an English teacher and coach for 11 years. She came to SJA in 2013 as an English teacher. She moved into the counseling department 4 years ago. She has been married to John Muehlberger for 15 years and they have three children, Andy (Courtney) c/o 2013, Jillian and Rose. Andy and Courtney have blessed Natalie and John with their first granddaughter, Kennedy.

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Education

St. Mary College: BA in English and Secondary Education

University of West Alabama: MED in School Counseling

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913-254-4263

St. James Academy Registrar Mrs. Cathy McNally
Cathy McNally
Registrar and Information Systems Manager

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St. James Academy Registrar Mrs. Cathy McNally

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Cathy McNally
Registrar and Information Systems Manager | Padre Pio

Married to my best friend. Blessed to be a mother to three great kids, and soon to be two awesome sons-in-laws.

"Every time you smile at someone, it is an action of love, a gift to that person. A beautiful thing!" - St. Teresa of Calcutta

Education

Ottawa University: Business Administration

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Counseling Department
General Counseling Phone Line

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General Counseling Phone Line

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913-254-4258

Enrollment

  • Course Catalog
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  • Four Year Plan
  • Schedule Change Policy
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Concurrent Enrollment/Advanced Placement

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  • Advanced Placement

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TESTING

  • ACT
  • SAT
  • PSAT

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TEST PREP RESOURCES/TUTORING

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  • Tutoring

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College and Career

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COMMUNITY RESOURCES

  • Mental Health Resources
  • Social Media Safety
  • Academic Resources
  • Support Groups

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SJA HEALTH AND WELLNESS PROGRAMS

  • Health and Wellness
  • Sources of Strength

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