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For the well-being of all people in our care, Rochester Catholic Schools provides a comprehensive counseling program to students and families, employing licensed counselors in all five of our preschool-grade 12 school sites. Our school counselors work with all students and their families to address emotional, behavioral or academic concerns.

COVID-19 Response
Rochester Catholic Schools counselors have put together a resource document to help manage anxiety for students during COVID-19.

Quick Tips for Improving Well-Being and Mood

RCS Counselors

Sarah Groven
Director of Counseling
Lourdes High School
Grade 12 Counselor

Melissa Pannell
Lourdes High School
Grade 11 Counselor

Jane Ness
Lourdes High School

Grade 10 Counselor

Robin Alcala
6-8 Counselor
St. Francis of Assisi School

Co-Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist Middle School

Nelle Moriarty
K-6 Counselor
St.Pius X School

Wesley Costa
K-6 Counselor
St. Francis of Assisi School

Nathan Tuma
K-6 Counselor
Holy Spirit Catholic School