Prairie Trail ES

Meet the Counselor

Mrs. Cynthia Jones

Phone: 972-350-4021


Degrees and Certifications:

Mrs. Cynthia Jones

What does your Prairie Trail Counselor do? 

1. Counsels individual students and small groups by referral

* study skills * grief/loss

* time management * social skills

* stress management * self-esteem

* listening skills * friendship issues

2. Consults with teachers and parents to facilitate communication

*helps with Response to Intervention (RtI) process

* 504

*Building Leadership Team


3. Implements classroom counseling curriculum

* conflict resolution * problem solving

* motivation to achieve * decision making

* responsible behavior * being a good friend

4. Facilitates character integration into the school community

5. Guides students through academic and social/emotional development

6. Assists in assessment of students – STAAR

7. Makes appropriate referrals for additional student services as needed

8. Coordinates school and community personnel for student resources

9. Helps to maintain student records

10. Follows the professional ethical standards for school counselors