• Hello, students!Ms. Badal says Hi!

    My name is Ms. Badal and I am your School Counselor here at Central Avenue Elementary. My role as School Counselor is to help and support all students with issues that might be affecting their social-emotional health, personal/social interactions, and academics.


    I offer support through a variety of avenues – individual counseling, small group counseling, and classroom guidance lessons. Through these avenues, I am able to offer guidance with:

    • Promotion of positive attitudes within self and amongst peers, family, and the community.
    • Assistance with the correlation between social-emotional well-being and academic progression.
    • Teaching classroom guidance lessons that focus on important skills such as decision-making, conflict resolution, leadership, safety, bullying, and several other topics.
    • Providing support during personal crisis.
    • Helping to foster a safe and positive learning environment.
  • Ms. Badal is here for you!

  • Why might you need/want to visit me?

    • Trouble or issues with making friends
    • Self-esteem support
    • Feelings of sadness, anger, worry, frustration, etc.
    • Getting along with others
    • Being new to our school
    • Moving somewhere else
    • Bullying concerns
    • Familial stresses or changes
    • Organizational skills
    • Honestly, anything else that comes to mind that you need support or help with!
  • Would you like to meet with me?

    Ask your teacher to schedule a time or find me before school!